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Visiting UNESCO Site - Kizhi Island (Off season tour)

This program is a wonderful alternative to visiting programs with departure from Petrozavodsk during the muddy season (when the ice on Onega Lake is too thin to safely transport tourists on an air-cushion ship). The program is in high demand during the New Year and Christmas holidays.Program07:00 - Picking up a group at the railway station, departure to Velikaya Guba village.07:00 - 11:00 - Transfer.11:00 - Excursion on the way from the village of Velikaya Guba to the island of Kizhi.11:30 - Arrival to the island of Kizhi.11:30 - 14.30 - Excursion on the main exposition "Masterpieces of Kizhi Island", coffee break + traditional bakery + Master Class on Traditional Crafts / Visit to the Museum's Carpentry Center (optional) / interactive game program (upon your choice).14:30 - Departure from the islands of Kizhi.20:00 - Arrival in the city of Petrozavodsk.
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  • 13 hours
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  • 13 hours
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Private Sightseeing Tours

Tour "Ancient volcanoes of Karelia"

We offer you to enjoy the real Karelian nature in natural parks and reserves. You can see volcanoes, waterfalls, mountains, quarries, etc.Karelia, having a favourable geographical location, unique natural and recreational resources, centuries-old cultural and historical heritage, is attractive for Russian and foreign tourists. During this tour, you will visit natural parks and reserves. You will see volcanoes, waterfalls, mountains, quarries, etc. We offer you to make a guided tour to the natural reserve in suburbs of Petrozavodsk, where you can climb up the mountain Sampo, an ancient volcano Girvas, visit health resort "Martsialnie Vody" where you'll be able to try mineral water from underground sources. Also, you will see the famous waterfall Kivach - the second biggest waterfall in Europe. You will have time to make unique photos and buy Karelian souvenirs. After the tour, the guide will accompany you to the place of your accommodation in Petrozavodsk.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Admire Architectural Gem within Lake Onega - Kizhi Island (High season tour)

We offer a boat tour (by hydrofoil) to the heart of Lake Onego (the second-largest lake in Europe) – Kizhi island. The whole island is an open-air museum of wooden architecture and cultural history of the Russian North.The tiny island of Kizhi is located at the northern end of Lake Onega. The island is renowned for its open-air Museum of Architecture, which is assembled from over 80 monuments of wooden architecture from various areas of the country and restored to form a glimpse of the past.A one-day trip to Kizhi island is a wonderful opportunity to see all major sights of the famous open-air museum of wooden architecture and cultural history. The core of the museum collection forms the world-known Kizhi Church Ensemble, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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  • 7 hours
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  • 7 hours
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Private Sightseeing Tours

Private Tour to Ruskeala Mountain Park: Admire World's Unique Marble Canyon

One of the most striking and surprising places of the Northern Ladoga area is the Ruskeala Mountain Park, a unique and multidimensional monument to nature and the history of mining. We offer you to enjoy the real Karelian nature in natural parks and reserves. You can see volcanoes, waterfalls, mountains, quarries, etcWe offer a tour to the Ruskeala marble quarries, which are located not far from Petrozavodsk. The heart of the park lies in the Marble Canyon. An old abandoned quarry, which delivered stone for almost three centuries, now caters for tourists. A huge bowl, carved by people in marble, stretches 456 meters from north to south, and is 109 meters wide. Filled with the purest emerald-green water, it is framed by slightly sloping and steep rocks, reaching a height of 25 meters above the water mirror.A series of small cascade waterfalls on the river Tohmajoki is another sight you will visit during the tour.
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  • 12 hours
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  • 12 hours
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Private Hiking Tour: Discover "Karelian Path"! Get to the Top of Sampo Mountain.

We offer active and adventure tour in Karelia: you will hike mount Sampo in Karelia with an English speaking guide.Stretch your muscles and endeavour the beauty that lies in the nature of Karelia region. The guide will pick you up from the place of your accommodation and you will be transferred (by car/minivan) to the beautiful mount Sampo where you will have 1-hour hiking tour and some time to relax afterwards. Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the area you're visiting as it comes to life with unique stories relayed through your guide. The top can be reached via several routes. From the top of the mountain, you will see a magnificent view of forests and islands of Lake Konchezero. After the tour, the guide will accompany you back to the place of your accommodation.
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  • 3 hours
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  • 3 hours
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Tour to Kivach Waterfalls

Kivach Waterfalls and Nature Reserve Tour- Observe the Kivach Waterfalls- Visit the Museum of Nature- Private transfers- Guide assistance
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  • 4 hours
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  • 4 hours
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Explore Ancient Karelian Village "Sheltozero" from Petrozavodsk

We offer ethnographic tour to see the places in republic of Karelia, where the old traditions, customs and mode of life of Karelian villages are still kept.During the tour you will visit traditional Karelian village Sheltozero (a real village of Veps, situated 84 km from Petrozavodsk) you will get acquainted with the culture of Veps – a small nation in the Republic of Karelia. The village famous both for ancient wooden houses erected according to the traditions of Russian wooden architecture and for hospitality and friendliness of locals. You will see their traditional wooden houses, visit the Ethnography museum, enjoy the traditional folk show and taste local pastries with tea.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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Dive into the History and Culture of Traditional Karelian Village

We offer ethnographic tour to see the places in republic of Karelia, where the old traditions, customs and mode of life of Karelian villages are still kept.Kinerma is an ancient Karelian village situated 100 km from Petrozavodsk. You’ll be taken to the village by car/bus, have a look around the village. Kinerma village represents a unique complex of national wooden architecture peculiar to the Karelian-livviki which includes a rural chapel of the Smolensk God’s Mother dated of the second half of XVIII century, surrounded by an ancient cult fur-tree grove, country houses and sauna houses. You will have a hiking excursion in the village, visit an exhibition telling about the history of the village and have a traditional tea ceremony in the Karelian wooden house, where you will be able to try traditional Karelian bakery.
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  • 6 hours
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  • 6 hours
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