Russia – Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug (Salekhard, Novy Urengoy)

VISITED BY: 140 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 Islands
  • Bely (Kara Sea)
 Borders
  • Russia in Asia (sea border/port/river)
 XL
  • Gydan Peninsula (Yamalo-Nenets)
  • Yamal Peninsula
 Airports
  • Nadym (NYM)
  • Novy Urengoy (NUX)
  • Noyabrsk (NOJ)
  • Salekhard (SLY)
 Museums
  • Noyabrsk: Ethnographic Museum
  • Salekhard: Shemanovskiy Yamal-Nenets District Museum and Exhibition Complex
 Experiences
  • Drink kvas
  • Drink vodka with locals
  • Experience (at least) a night on a train
  • Experience Russian winter in Siberia
  • Play/hear balalaika
  • Sauna (plus swim in lake/river!)
  • Taste Pelmeni
  • Taste Pirog
  • Taste Pirozhki
  • Wear an ushanka
Novy Urengoy
Novy Urengoy
Pleasant stay in Labytnangi
Pontoon bridge over Pur River
Arctic circle monument, Salekhard; Aug. 2014