St. Petersburg area and the Russian North


2+2 (Tour of Kizhi + 2 days rafting on Shuya)

Grade of difficultyeasy

Dates of departure in 2015:
June: 10-13; 17-20; 24-27;
July: 1-4; 8-11; 15-18; 22-25; 29-01;
August: 5-8; 12-15; 19-22; 26-29

Group: combined group

Land cost:  $789 per pax

The price includes:
accommodation: 1 night in Petropavlovsk (rooms with shared facilities), 2 nights in tent camp; all meals according to the itinerary; all tours according to the itinerary; all transfers according to the itinerary; all admissions according to the itinerary, rafting on the Shuya river.

Train tickets St.Petersburg-Petrozavodsk-St.Petersburg, Personal expenses; Tips; Medical insurance are not included.

Train schedule:
St. Petersburg – Petrozavodsk
#022 Departure: 0.10 Arrival: 7.19
#658 Departure: 22.13 Arrival: 6.50
Petrozavodsk – St. Petersburg
#657 Departure: 22.50 Arrival: 7.21

The approximate cost of the one way ticket (subject to change due to the current rates in the country):

2nd class compartment (4 people, double deck)
$28 (regular);
$39 (incl. the boxed meal, bed sheets, sanitary kit)

1st class compartment (2 people, one deck)
$47 (regular);
$69 (incl. the boxed meal, bed sheets, sanitary kit)

Petrozavodsk - Kivach waterfall - Kizhi island + rafting on the Shuya

This is a very unusual budget tour, especially designed for those who would rather prefer to have the casual outdoor rest, enjoy the active sports and singing by the campfire in the evening. This itinerary has the best tours in Petrozavodsk region, full day for the rafting and the outdoor camping with the camp banya.

4 days, 3 nights




Day 1. Arrive to Petrozavodsk in the morning. Meet the guide. Breakfast. City tour of Petrozavodsk. Transfer to the hotel, accommodation. Free time. Lunch with the folk dishes. The tour of the unique private gallery “Doll house”. Bus tour to the Kivach waterfall – one of the biggest valley waterfalls in the world. The tour of the natural park. Return to the hotel. Dinner. Free time.
Day 2. Breakfast. Departure with the bags to the port of Petrozavodsk. Hydrofoil transfer to the Kizhi island (1 hr, 20 min). Sightseeing at Kizhi with the visit to Pokrovskaya church and the ethnography museum. Boxed lunch at the island. Return to the city. Transfer to the forest, tent camping accommodation. Dinner.
Day 3. Breakfast. Departure for the rafting to Kindasovo village. Instructions. Practice. White water rafting down to Polovina village. Lunch en-route. Accommodation near the village in the permanent tent camp. Camp banya. Dinner.
Day 4. Late breakfast. Free time. 17.00 departure to Petrozavodsk to the train station.
General information
Getting there







From Lake Ladoga to the Gulf of Finland
Lembolovo Fells
Kizhi-Kivach Waterfall
Russian North
2+2 (Kizhi + rafting)








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