Russia tours


Russia tours. 

Day 1: St. Petersburg city tour
It is the day of beginning of the tour in Russia and we are glad to meet the guests in the Pulkovo International Airport. It is based in the city St. Petersburg, the second cultural capital of the country. That is why there is going to be the city trip with visiting of such important locations as Ostrovsky Square, Vladimirsky Avenue, Vosstaniya Square. At the same time we would like to offer the visit of Mikhailovskaya and Bolshaya Konyushennaya streets as from there the view of Palace Square, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Summer Garden and Troitskaya Square can be taken. Night is prepared in the hotel.

Day 2: St. Petersburg - Kiryavalahti
Up to date guests have a trip along one of the most amazing and attractive village of Russia, Kiryavalahti. It is based in the north, and walking here invitees get to know stories of the Sortavala and the times of the "Finnish era". Going on, the trip is made to the olden fort made of rocks, located in the Priozersk town. The town itself is placed in the Vuoksa River island. Moreover, it is famous for the valley of waterfalls. Then the route is made to the old church of Finnish times, famous Kirch Lumivaar. Hotel is offered for night.

Day 3: Kiryavalahti - Petrozavodsk
As for the usual journey, we have prepared the trip on the boats along the Ladoga Skerries. It is going to be the pass of the territory of fantastic mountain park Ruskeala with then getting to the In the morning you will have a boat trip along the Ladoga Skerries. Then you will visit the White Bridges Waterfall. Finding yourself in the Kinerma village we have a chance to get to know the truth of the village to have taken the title of "The most beautiful village". Arriving to Petrozavodsk night is taken in the hotel. 

Day 4: Petrozavodsk - Medvezhyegorsk
Our destination today is Medvezhyegorsk town and the route to it can be reached along the Marcial water resort. In the turn of the resort, guests drive along Murmansk highway. As the route is made, we have a chance to get to the reserve which is identified to be the first one at the territory. Flora and fauna is saved here. Then lunch is offered and the view of the ancient volcano Girvas is taken. In the end of the trip today, invitees get to see the panorama of the Palozerskaya hydroelectric power station, so that then night is taken in the hotel.

Day 5: Medvezhyegorsk - Zaonezhie - Kizhi Island - Medvezhyegorsk
Our morning starts to the Zaonezhie, and the driving way today is made along the old sanctuary, with then getting to the Kosmozero village. The village is based in the south of the Kosmozero lake. By the way the route is made along the Zaonezhsky peninsula. Today our guests get to see one of the most famous locations, the Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Khram Svyatitelya Nikolaya Chudotvortsa). Little after, the Kizhi island can be noticed to be the place where historically traditional architecture is presented. In the end of the day we return to Medvezhyegorsk, for the night made in the hotel. The way now is made along the Shungite deposit.

Day 6: Medvezhyegorsk - Gimoly
For now the way to Gimoly village is made and this is the sort of the old village, with many long-standing buildings. At the same time it is going to be made the rest and lunch on the shore of the lake, so that then the view of Lake Pizanets is captured. The lake is one of the most amazing treasures of the region, where many tourists come to see. Night is made in the hotel. 

Day 7: Gimoly - Vegarus
This is an offer to have breakfast and then start a trip to the Vegarus village. It is seen as the small location of the region, in the Loimolsky rural settlement. Basically all is found in the Suoyarvsky district of the Republic of Karelia. Here comes the suppose of it being one of the most secretive sites  here, so that the following location is the Votovaara mountain. Here there are always many tourists and locals come to wander. In Porosozero village you have rest and start the way to Vegarus village for the night to be taken in the hotel.

Day 8: Vegarus - Gardarika
Today our desire is to take the guests right to the most famous closed area of the region, reminign us the reserve. This is Gardarika, which is identified as one of the purest terriotries in Karelia. Then the way is made to meteorite lake Yanisyarvi, as it is located just in 60km from Sortavala. The territory is amazing for the pine forest. The route today is also going to be made along the Mount Hiidenvuori, or Leshego Mountain from the Finnish. Night is ordered in the hotel-club Gardarika.

Day 9: Gardarika - St. Petersburg
As we get back to the city St. Petersburg, the passing by locations are going to be presented by the museum of the rock garden and of course the Puikkola village. The village can be reached just in 30minutes from the Gardarika hotel. At the same time we would like to notice that the village is known to be based in the Sortavala region, in the very Kaalam settlement, where live about 500 people. Hotel is offered for the night today.

Day 10: St. Petersburg - Peterhof - St. Petersburg
Start your day with breakfast and be sure to visit the area of Peterhof. For now the area of Russia is identified as one of the most picturesque sites, as here there are buildings created in French Versailles style. This area is known for the fountains of the Upper and Lower Parks, and the most fantastic ones is "Samson". Then the trip is offered to be made to the Great Peterhof Palace and then to the Monplaisir Palace. The latter palace is aimed at the visiting of observation deck, from where the view of the Gulf of Finland can be noticed. Along this trip we are going to view the Cruiser "Aurora", the Strelka V.O. cape based in the east of Vasilievsky Island. In the city itself, the invitees are able to walk along the Bronze Horseman monument, St. Isaac's Cathedral and Gostiny Dvor (Guests' Court). Hotel is ordered for the night.

Day 11: St. Petersburg - Airport
In the morning invitees will be transferred to airport.