Day 1 Arrival in Kamchatka.
Meeting at the airport Elizovo. Transfer to Paratunka (40 km). Accommodation at the recreation center. Rest, swimming in the pool with thermal water.
Day 2 Helicopter walking tour to the Valley of Geysers (for extra charge)
Breakfast. Departure to the airport "Avachinsky". Helicopter excursion to the Valley of Geysers, one of the greatest discoveries of the 20th century, the pearl of Kamchatka. The valley is hidden in a deep canyon on the territory of the Kronotsky biosphere reserve. During the flight you can admire the beauty of active and extinct volcanoes, mountain ranges and taiga expanses, rivers and lakes. During the walking tour you will see all known forms of hydrothermal manifestations in nature: hot lakes, pulsating boiling springs, steam-gas jets, mud pots and geysers (Tour duration 4-5 hours, including flight time 2 hours and 30 minutes). Return to the recreation center.
Day 3 Excursion to the country hot springs
Breakfast. Excursion to the country hot springs. Departure to the area of Mutnovskaya geothermal station (3 hours). On the way stop at the foot of the Vilyuchinsky volcano. Walking tour to the waterfall, about 60 m high, formed as a result of melting snowfield. Continuing the path to the country sources. Sources are located to the north of the Mutnovsky volcano, at the foot of the Rocky hill. They consist of several groups scattered over ravines and hollows. The largest of them is western, located in a deep ravine. Steam streams break out on the slope and steam boilers bubble, a large boiler boils at the bottom and continuously beats a steam-and-water fountain. Dacha springs are the site of the most powerful heat removal from the depths of the extensive Mutnovsky hydrothermal pool. The chemical composition of the sources is sulphate-calcium, bicarbonate-sodium with low total mineralization from 0.12 to 0.7 g / l. Bathing in the sources at will. Dinner. Return to the recreation center.
Day 4 Rafting on the river Bystraya
Breakfast. Departure for fast. Rafting on a picturesque river, fishing (3-4 hours). Dinner. Transfer to the Malkinsky hot springs (19 km, 30 min.). Bathing. Return to the recreation center in Paratunka.
Day 5 Excursion to the foot of the volcano Avachinsky
Breakfast. Departure by car to the volcanic plateau (elevation 900 m) to the foot of the Avachinsky volcano (3 hours). Walking tour to Mount Camel, which is a volcanic extrusion. The mountain is located in the saddle between the Koryak and Avachinsky volcanoes, the height is 120 m, the width is about 100 m and it stretches for 500 m along the length, consists of three fused blocks. Dinner. Return to the recreation center.
Day 6 Sea walk along the Avacha Bay
Breakfast. Departure to the city to the pier. Boat trip on the Avacha Bay (5-6 hours). Inspection of the panorama of the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Avachinskaya Bay and Avachinsky Bay. The route goes past Tikhaya Bay, Grandmother’s Island, Stanytsky Cape, the Three Brothers stones. A fascinating opportunity for bottom fishing on a rasp, lenka, flounder at the Three Brothers, Cape Bezymyanny, at Starichkova Island, which got its name from the birds of the “old men” nesting there. Inspection of bird markets – mixed colonies of Kair, moevok and cormorants. On the coastal reefs around the island there are larghi and island seal Antura. Dinner on the boat. Return to the recreation center.
Day 7 Pacific Coast City Tour
Breakfast. Trip to the Pacific Ocean washing the south-eastern shores of Kamchatka. Stroll. Lunch in the city (paid by yourself). Sightseeing tour of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, fish market. Return to the recreation center.
Day 8 Departure.
Breakfast. Airport transfer.
Route: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky / Paratunka → Valley of Geysers → Country Sources → Rafting on the river Bystraya → Avachinsky volcano → Boat trip → Pacific Coast, city tour → Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky / Paratunka.
Number of days: 8 days / 7 nights
Group: min. 2 people
Difficulty level: low
Comfort level: high
Accommodation: 7 nights in a hotel / recreation center
During the tour: You will visit the pearl of Kamchatka - the Valley of Geysers, visit the mountain plateau formed by the Vilyuchinsky, Gorely, Mutnovsky volcanoes, swim in the Country hot springs, go for a rafting down the Bystraya river and a sea walk along the Avachinskaya bay with access to the Pacific Ocean.
Accommodation in hotels: standard in hotels of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and / or in hotels of the resort area of Paratunka (50 km from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky)
Double rooms with amenities, breakfast at the hotel.
In Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky – hotel «Петропавловск», «Гейзер», "Дольчевита" and etc.
In Paratunka – «Фламинго», «БелКамТур», «Кречет», «Антариус" и др.
The specific location is determined by the TOUR OPERATOR, depending on the location of the rest of the tourists in the group and the availability of hotel rooms.
TOURIST can be given accommodation at his choice, subject to availability, with recalculation of the cost of the tour. Your wishes should be indicated in the application, when booking. In case of non-standard accommodation, a surcharge may be charged for an individual transfer from / to the airport. Single tourists are booked with a surcharge for single occupancy at the hotel. Subclassing is possible with a pair. Surcharge for single occupancy in this case is not charged.
Attention! Some hotels may charge a deposit per room. Pledge leaves the TOURIST. When leaving he returns. When arriving / departing earlier or later than the tour dates, a surcharge may be charged for individual transfer from / to the airport. The resort area "Paratunka" is located 50 km from the cities of Petropavlovsk and Yelizovo. Between these points there are regular buses throughout the day. All hotels in Paratunka have hot outdoor thermal pools with healing properties. Nearby there are grocery stores and cafes.
Dates of arrivals in 2020: saturdays (july, august)
The cost of the tour per person (without air tickets), USD:
½DBL – 899
Payment procedure: 30% – when booking, 70% – 30 days before the date of arrival.
Payment schedule: 30% – for booking, 70% – 30 days befor to arrival.
You can pay:
- by bank transfer in dollars or euros
- by credit/debit card on-line on our website
- hotel accommodation in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and / or Paratunka (double occupancy, breakfast);
- Russian guide (English/Spanish – 90 USD per day);
- food according to the program;
- excursions according to the program;
- transfers according to the program;
- rental of group equipment and inventory;
- medical transport insurance (for active recreation);
- necessary permits to visit specially protected natural areas.
- air tickets to Kamchatka and back;
- English/Spanish guide – 90 USD per day.
- meals during the stay in the hotel (lunch on days 1 and 7, dinners on all days);
- optional day trips;
- additional hotel accommodation (before and after the trip);
- other additional services;
- personal spending, alcoholic beverages.
Required personal equipment for this route:
- a small backpack for personal items on the route;
- comfortable hiking clothing;
- trekking boots with a solid grooved sole and impregnation from getting wet;
- trekking poles;
- warm waterproof jacket with a hood;
- warm waterproof pants;
- a warm sweater;
- wool socks;
- gloves, warm mittens;
- warm hat;
- bathing and bathing accessories;
- seat for sitting on stones and slag;
- individual first aid kit;
- cream from sunburn and after sunburn;
- cream against mosquitoes and midges;
- photo and video camera;
- copies of all documents in a sealed package.
Clothing and equipment: Tourists should pay attention to the preparation of personal equipment (clothing and footwear), since on large sections of the ascent route to the craters of volcanoes, passes and volcanic plateaus during the entire summer period, snowfields may persist and, in case of prolonged bad weather, air temperature at altitudes above 1000 m may decrease.
HELICOPTER TOUR TO THE KURILSKIY LAKE
1.Transfer from hotel to airport
651 USD per person
HELICOPTER TOUR IN THE VALLEY OF GEYSERS
1.Transfer from the hotel to the airport. Departure from the airport, flight over active volcanoes Karymsky and Maly Semyachik (flight time - 1 h. 10 min.).
682 USD per person