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WINTER TALE OF KAMCHATKA
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WINTER TALE OF KAMCHATKA

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Tour Itinerary

Day 1. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Meeting at the airport, transfer and hotel accommodation.
On this day, you can independently see the historical center of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, walk along the Embankment, walk along Nikolskaya Sopka, visit the Maksutov battery and other objects of the city's history.


Day 2. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (breakfast)
The second day is dedicated to excursions in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, acquaintance with the sights of the city and a visit to the local history museum, where you will learn a lot of interesting things about Kamchatka. Then you will visit on the observation deck , where you will see the most beautiful views of the city, Avacha Bay and " homemade '' volcanoes.
In the afternoon – trip to the sea pier " Mokhovaya '', observation of sea lions (sea lions). For more than 20 years, sea lions have been returning to the abandoned pier in the Mokhovaya Bay, having chosen it for rest.
In the evening, transfer to the resort area Paratunka, accommodation at the recreation center, swimming in the pool with thermal water.


Day 3. Paratunka – Avachinsky volcano – Koryaksky volcano – Camel Mountain (breakfast, lunch box)
Excursion on a snowmobile (in sledges) to the Avacha pass.

In the morning we go on snowmobiles (in sledges) to the Avachinsky pass, where you can see the Avachinsky and Koryaksky volcanoes close by and even ride on their slopes. The pass offers views of the snow-white valleys, the Avacha Bay and the ocean, and all the beauty of the majestically towering volcanoes. At the foot of the volcanoes you will find a small snack and, if you wish, – climbing Mount Camel. After skating a lot and breathing in the frosty mountain air, in the evening we return to Paratunka, swimming in the thermal pool.


Day 4. Paratunka – Vilyuchinsky volcano – waterfall " Dangerous '' (breakfast, lunch box)
On this day we go on a snowmobile excursion to the Vilyuchinsky volcano, where a 40-meter waterfall is located at its very foot. Beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and valleys open from the foot of the volcano. On the way back, we stop at wild hot springs, where you can warm up and swim. Return to the recreation center in Paratunka, thermal pool.
In heavy snow conditions, an excursion to Vilyuchinsky volcano is replaced by an excursion to Cape Vertikalny and Three Brothers rocks.


Day 5. Paratunka – Mountain Ski Center " Mountain Moroznaya '' (breakfast)
After breakfast we go to the mountain skiing complex " Moroznaya Mountain '', where skiing or snowboarding will take place.
Mountain Skiing Center Frosty Mountain; located 7 km from the town of Yelizovo. Members of the Russian national alpine skiing team train here, and amateurs also come to ride. The popularity of the ski center on Mount Moroznaya is explained by the good quality of the slopes and the variety of difficulty levels of the descent. The total length of the slopes – 5050 m.
In the evening return to Paratunka, thermal pool.
Alternative excursions are possible for an additional fee when recruiting groups:
- Boat trip on a motor ship along Avacha Bay (approximately 5000 rubles);
- Helicopter excursion "Fly over the Mutnovsky and Gorely volcanoes, Ksudach volcano caldera, Khodutkinsky hot springs" (approximately 30,000 rubles).


Day 6. Paratunka – Sled dog kennel – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (breakfast, lunch)
On this day, you will have an excursion around the kennel of Kamchatka sled dogs, a story about sled sports, about the life of pets. Then you will have the opportunity to feel like a true musher: after learning how to control a sled and familiarizing yourself with the route, you, accompanied by a snowmobile, will be able to independently navigate the track in a sled. After that, a warm welcome awaits you in the national dwelling with stories about the peoples of the north, their traditions, way of life, an exhibition of national souvenirs, a photo session in national dress and the solemn presentation of musher's certificates.
In the afternoon we leave for the Pacific coast. You will see the boundless blue of the ocean, hear its roar and walk along its endlessly long shore. After walking and recharged with the energy of the ocean, in the evening we go to a hotel in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.


Day 7. Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (breakfast)
Transfer to the airport. We visit the fish market, souvenir shop and leave for the airport. Departure.

Overview

Itinerary: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky – Paratunka – volcano Avachinsky – Koryaksky volcano– mountain Camel – Vilyuchinsky volcano – canyon and waterfall " Dangerous '' – mountain ski center " Mountain Moroznaya '' – kennel for sled dogs – Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Duration: 7 days / 6 nights

Group: min. 1 people, max. 16 people (if the group less than 3 people – surcharge as for an individual tour)

Visa: citizens of 58 states that hold all types of passports are eligible for visa-free entrance to Russia for a period up to 14 days (you can see the list on the official website), citizens of the 52 countries will be able to obtain a single e-visa of up to 16 days (you can see the list on the official website)

Covered by mountains and volcanoes, surrounded on all sides by water, Kamchatka amazes even the most sophisticated travelers with its beauty. A trip to Kamchatka in winter – this is a special adventure, the advantage of which is the mild Kamchatka winter. If you love winter sports, want to swim in the hot springs when there is snow around or try dog ​​sledding, then this tour is for you!

Schedule

Available departure dates in 2021:  22.04




Fees

The price of the tour per pax (without airfare), USD:

Hotels Double (½DBL)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy: «Arsenev» 3

Recreation center in the area of the village Paratunka («Flamingo» or «Helios»)

890

10% discount for children under 14 years old.

We place mainly in double rooms. Tourists who come one at a time are accommodated together with another participant in our tour (man to man, woman to woman). If it was not possible to combine, then the tourist will be alone in the room, no additional payment is required.

If a tourist wants to be alone in the room (or in the half of the block number), then an additional payment is required. Single accommodation is possible in hotels in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, in Paratunka.

 

Payment schedule: 5% – at booking, 95% – 15 days prior to arrival.

Payment methods:
- bank transfer in USD or EUR
- credit/debit card online on our website

Fees include

- accommodation

- meals according to the program

- services of tour guides

- transfers according to the program

- necessary permits to visit specially protected natural areas

- the language of excursions is Russian but the guides speak English

- all excursions according to the program:

      - snowmobile excursion to the foothills of Avachinsky and Koryaksky volcanoes

      - snowmobile excursion to Vilyuchinsky volcano and waterfall

      - hot springs, thermal pool in Paratunka

      - dog sledding

      - a trip to the Pacific coast

      - excursion around Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, local history museum

      - watching sea lions (sea lions)

      - skiing or snowboarding

      - swimming in the thermal pool (when staying in Paratunka).

The place of residence is determined by the Travel Company, taking into account the wishes of the tourist, subject to the availability of free places in the indicated accommodation places or in similar ones.

Fees exclude

- airfare to Kamchatka and return

- rental of ski equipment, payment for lifts

- alcoholic beverages

- optional excursions

- additional hotel accommodation (before and after the trip)

- other additional services

- personal spending

- personal English/Spanish guide: 90 USD per required day.

Travel tips

List of required items:

- warm thermal underwear;
- warm waterproof and windproof trousers;
- waterproof and windproof jacket;
- sweater or fleece jacket;
- gloves or mittens;
- scarf;
- hat;
- sunglasses (mountain ski mask for excursions on snowmobiles);
- sunscreen;
- hygienic lipstick;
- bathing accessories;
- other things at the discretion of the tourist.

Map

Optional Excursions

Optional excursions:

- skiing at the Mountain Moroznaya ski base – from 3,500 rubles / person;

- Vilyuchinsky waterfall on a snowmobile – from 6 500 rubles / person;

- horseback riding – from 3000 rub / person;

- helicopter tour – Fly over the Southern group of volcanoes – from 30 000 rub / person

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Paratunka