Yakutia/Sakha Republic

Yakutia/Sakha Republic

Land of permafrost, Yakutia’s layers of frozen earth have preserved the flora and fauna of millennia. Most famously, over 150 mammoths were found here in a place that came to be called Berelekh Cemetery. MIR connects travelers with scientists and experts in the region, creating fascinating itineraries in a place like no other on earth.

PUBLISHED: July 20, 2013