Tank Day

Tank day

Option 1

3 hours + 2,5 hours road in/out from 07.30 till 15.30
Time Description
07:30 Leave the hotel to go to tank base.
09:00

Tour of the museum on Kubinkla airbase - the price with photo permit is Euro 45/person
Special permission is required and list of participants with full names, passprot number and expiry date one month in advance as it is located on the militay base.

"Military-historical museum of armored vehicles and armament of Main auto-tank directorate of Defense ministry of Russian Federation" (it's the exact translation of official name), widely known as "Kubinka", is located just 64 kilometers west from Moscow, in peaceful rural area near Kubinka railway station, Odintsovo district.
Museum presents the unique, world's biggest collection of armored vehicles starting from WWI first constructions to modern main battle tanks. Collection was founded in 1931 and is still growing with new battlefield findings and army write-offs, with present-day count of more than 300 vehicles.
Collection is displayed in seven hangars. Four of them are assigned to Soviet and Russian armor, split in Heavy, Medium. Light and Wheeled vehicles hangars, with total number of 130 exhibits. Among them you can see 5-turret giant T-35, legendary T-34, formidable "Josef Stalin" line, UFO-shaped experimental vehicles, "flying tank" T-80 and many others. 

10:30 Leave for the military base of Moscow film studio where tanks from WW 2 up to 80th are gathered for dispaly . This base is used for war fils shooting and all the objest there are ethentic for the period.
11:00

Arrival into the base. Program for tank rodeo.

Meet at the gates and walk to the briefing room where you change into military gear ( we can have a snack for them here ) and have security briefing
Military gear includes:
- Jacket
- Trousers
- Belt
- ear plugs
- gloved
- tank hat
The cost of each set is Euro 25/person

Group #1


The group is split into 2 parts:

Group # 1 goes to ride the tanks — 40 minutes to 1 hour.
They have offered to take 2 tanks for the group fo 10 for better and more interesting flow of the program

Option # 1
If they actually want to shoot the tanks they have the possibility to do it in two tanks only ( WW 2 period):

T 34 & PT 76 ( swimming tank- amphibea)
The cost of each tank is Euro 2500
The cost of each shot is Euro 220

Option # 2
If they do not want to shoot from the tanks, but have the experience of driving more modern tanks ( from the 60th and 70th ) then they suggest to use:

T — 55 and BMD ( Armed Vehicle of the Paratroopers) or BMP ( armed vehicle of the Infantry)
They can not shoot from them.
The cost fo each vehicle — Euro 2500

Group #2

Group # 2 goes to the shooting range — 40 minutes to one hour.

They have a shooting range in the woods where they can shoot from five types of weapons

For exemple
− Machine Gun Maxime
− Sniper rifle of Mosin
− AK
− Makarov pistol
− Optical rifle

Actually we can send you the whole list of weapons they have and you can choose from which to shoot

The cost is Euro 800/group x 2 groups.

Then the groups swap.

After 1,5 - 2 hours — around 12.30- 13.00 we get them together int he place where various tanks are located for them to take pictures with all of them and listen to the tour about various tanks.

 

14:00 15:30 Depart for Moscow.
Terminate in the city.

Additional feature — police escort to take them there and back — Euro 550

 

Option 2
3 hours + 2,5 hours  road in/out from 07.30 till 16.30
Time Description
07:30 Leave the hotel to go to tank base.
09:00

Arrival into the base. Program for tank rodeo.

Meet at the gates and walk to the briefing room where you change into military gear ( we can have a snack for them here ) and have security briefing
Military gear includes:
- Jacket
- Trousers
- Belt
- ear plugs
- gloved
- tank hat
The cost of each set is Euro 25/person

Group #1

The group is split into 2 parts:

Group # 1 goes to ride the tanks — 40 minutes to 1 hour.
They have offered to take 2 tanks for the group fo 10 for better and more interesting flow of the program

Option # 1
If they actually want to shoot the tanks they have the possibility to do it in two tanks only ( WW 2 period):

T 34 & PT 76 ( swimming tank- amphibea)
The cost of each tank is Euro 2500
The cost of each shot is Euro 220

Option # 2
If they do not want to shoot from the tanks, but have the experience of driving more modern tanks ( from the 60th and 70th ) then they suggest to use:

T — 55 and BMD ( Armed Vehicle of the Paratroopers) or BMP ( armed vehicle of the Infantry)
They can not shoot from them.
The cost fo each vehicle — Euro 2500

Group #2

Group # 2 goes to the shooting range — 40 minutes to one hour.

They have a shooting range in the woods where they can shoot from five types of weapons

For exemple
− Machine Gun Maxime
− Sniper rifle of Mosin
− AK
− Makarov pistol
− Optical rifle

Actually we can send you the whole list of weapons they have and you can choose from which to shoot

The cost is Euro 800/group x 2 groups.

Then the groups swap.

After 1,5 - 2 hours — around 12.30- 13.00 we get them together int he place where various tanks are located for them to take pictures with all of them and listen to the tour about various tanks.

 

12:30 We will have coffee break ( or lunch )

Menu sample — Euro 30/person
- special military porragge
- 100 grams of vodka
- pickles
- tea, sweets, pies
14:30 15:30 Depart for Moscow.
Terminate in the city.

 Additional feature — police escort to take them there and back — Euro 550

Tank rodeo