Excursion to Krasnoyarsk Dam - SibTourGuide

Trip to the dam - Krasnoyarsk Hydroelectric Power Station Trip to the dam - "King-Fish" (Tsar-Ryba) Trip to the dam - lookout Trip to the dam - Wooden Church in Ovsyanka Trip to the dam - Krasnoyarsk Sea

Duration: 4-5 hours



  • pick up from your location for a private tour

  • transportation by car (or van)

  • English-speaking guide service

Distance covered: 80 km


The main highlights (stops) of this excursion:

  • Tsar-Ryba (King-Fish) - lookout/memorial on the way to the dam with an amazing view to see Yenisei River

  • Village of Ovsyanka and “The Last Bow” Astafiev’s memorial. See more photos here.

  • Town of Divnogorsk, river embankment.

  • Krasnoyarsk dam. Once there we take a chance to enjoy it from different viewpoints.

  • Boat Lift

  • Krasnoyarsk sea (reservoir behind the dam)

Save on your accommodation bill in Krasnoyarsk to make this tour affordable ! It comes an amazing option once booked together with our downtown budget hostel! Please check out what we have prepared for your excellent experience in our city and the area. Here.

Read the full description of this excursion. Here.

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Take a look this excursion on the map. Here.

Krasnoyarsk Dam is among the most powerfull hydroelectric power stations in the world. Watch how it is rated in comparisson with the others. Here.

In winter (December-March) we take a chance to to take a walk or ride on the ice of Yenisei River. This is our winter bonus! Watch what this experience is like. Here.

See photos how the Boat Lift operates. Here.


See photos of this excursion in different seasons. Here.

Watch this amazing video explaning how the Boat Lift works. Here.

Watch SibTourGuide's Youtube Channel. Krasnoyarsk Dam water release: four locks open (here), Boat Lift in action (here)


Watch some amazing moments captued by our guests on video. Here.

You may like to know that we merge people into groups. Please make sure to check whether this excursion is scheduled on your dates. May be you would join us, share the cost and have some fun together with other travellers! Here.

Please know, upon your request we would advertise this excursion inviting others to join us. This will allow to reduce the cost and meet other fellow travellers. Please feel free to let us know about that.


Trip to the dam - boat lift Trip to the dam - winter Trip to the dam - "King-Fish" (Tsar-Ryba) Trip to the dam - "The Last Bow" Victor Astafiev's memorial Trip to the dam - "The Last Bow" Victor Astafiev's memorial