For the fifth time, the Far East Express will run on the Moscow metro. The new branded train “Far East Express” entered the Arbatskoe-Pokrovskaya line of the Moscow metro, the official launch of the train took place within the “Days of the Far East Regions in Moscow – 2022” event complex. By tradition, the start of the Far Eastern Express was given by the Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation – plenipotentiary representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District, Yuri Trutnev.
“We want to give Muscovites the opportunity to touch the vast, beautiful and largely unexplored land of the Far East.” This is not the only bridge with which we would like to connect the capital of our homeland and the Far East. For example, every Russian can get a “Far Eastern hectare”. More than 109 thousand people took advantage of this opportunity, including 1.6 thousand Muscovites,” said Yuriy Trutnev.
Passengers of the Far East Express will be able to get acquainted with the sights and nature of the Far Eastern Federal District, choose their favorite points on the tourist map and create an author’s route, feel the taste and hospitality of the Far Eastern regions.
The first and last carriages of the train will tell passengers about special programs for the development of the Far East. Passengers of the first carriage, which is called “The Far East – a place to live”, will be able to learn how the cities of the Far Eastern Federal District are being modernized, new jobs and educational projects are being created, numerous social and demographic programs are being launched, including the “Far Eastern Mortgage “, “Far Eastern Quarter”, “Hectar” and others. The second carriage – “Far East – travel space” – will help passengers create their own travel route to the eastern regions of Russia. In the third car, you can learn what makes the Far East demonstrate good rates of development.
The following wagons contain information on the specifics of the development of each of the eleven Far Eastern regions.
The design layout of Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands in Far East Express 2022 reflects the amazing beauty of the nature of the island. The Sakhalin region is dotted with islands, marine waters home to killer whales and other cetaceans, and a destination for water adventurers and eco-tourists. And, of course, one cannot do without the main symbol of the region – the Aniva lighthouse, which is considered one of the most inaccessible lighthouses in the world.
In the carriage, you can get to know Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands: with their volcanoes, waterfalls, thermal springs, rare plants and animals.