There are many ways to visit Chernobyl, the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster, but this aerial tour of the Exclusion Zone is unique. A flight operated by Ukranian International Airlines will take place on April 25 to commemorate the 35th anniversary of the Chernobyl catastrophe.
For $106, passengers will board an Embraer 195 plane from Kiev’s Boryspil Airport, for a flight above Kyiv and Chernobyl for birds-eye views of the Exclusion Zone around the power plant. The aircraft will be flying at the lowest altitude possible (3,000 feet) for passengers to get an eyeful of the area. A professional guide will provide passengers with details about the terrible 1986 accident.