Lena Pillars

The Lena Pillars are both a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Yakutia’s most famous attraction, and deservedly so. This forest of rock pillars up to 300 metres tall lines the banks of the Lena, Russia’s longest river, for several kilometres.

The Lena Pillars, Yakutia

The Lena Pillars, Yakutia


All five trips on this site can include visits to the Lena Pillars:

1. Road of Bones

2. Overland to Chukotka

3. Highlights of Arctic Yakutia

4. Horse and Reindeer Herders

5. Arctic Nomads