Winter voyage in the Arkhangelsk region

We invite you to a unique winter trip to the Russian North, so that you can see firsthand all the beauty of the Pomeranian region! You will visit three pearls of the Arkhangelsk region!

Kargopol is the oldest city in the Arkhangelsk region, a treasure trove of stone architecture monuments of the XVI-XVIII centuries, with masterpieces of ancient Russian iconography and the world-famous Kargopol toy. 

Arkhangelsk is Russia's first seaport, a beautiful ancient city on the shore of the Northern Dvina River, which is not only the cultural and historical Capital of Pomerania, but also the gateway to the Arctic. 

And also Pinezhye is a region with untouched pristine nature, protected forests and unique northern caves.

Location

Russia, Arkhangelsk region, Nyandoma
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Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 1 – 6 Jan, 2025
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Accommodation
  • Guest House
    2 nights
  • Hotel
    3 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 50 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Russia, Arkhangelsk region, Nyandoma
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Kenozersky National Park
Let's immerse ourselves in the Russian way of life, traditions and culture
The White Sea coast
This picturesque coast does not leave anyone indifferent
Small Corels
We will visit the famous open-air museum of wooden architecture

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Meeting. Departure to Kargopol

    10:15 Meeting of tourists at the main entrance to the railway station of Nyandoma from the platform.

    Transfer to Kargopol (78 km).

    11:30 Arrival in Kargopol.

    Accommodation in a guest house in rooms with amenities.

    Lunch at the cafe.

    Walking sightseeing tour of the most wonderful and memorable places of the city.

    There is a beautiful view from any point, and at any point you will find yourself at the "crossroads" of history.

    There is an embankment above the wide flood of the Onega River.

    In the city center, Russian craftsmen built a tall bell tower with a triumphal arch in the first tier to welcome Empress Catherine the Great.

    And if you walk under this arch, you will just come out to the cathedral of the time of Ivan the Terrible.

    Excursion to the exhibition "Kargopolye since ancient times".

    The exhibition presents the history of the Kargopol fortress, objects of excavations of the XVII century, including weapons, cannons, cannons, etc.

    Visitors will be presented with a unique icon "Boris and Gleb against the background of the burning Kargopol fortress", painted "1700 May 1 day" in memory of the miraculous rescue of Kargopol from fire, they will tell about the siege of the Kargopol fortress by Polish-Lithuanian detachments in 1612 and the successes of the Kargopol people, where they "showed glorious victories".

    Independent acquaintance with the city (group transfer to Kargopol is organized on request) You can just walk around Kargopol without any purpose and enjoy everything you see. Different air, different rhythm, different thoughts. Intricate houses from different eras, in some places boardwalks, quiet provincial streets.

    Visit to the souvenir shop.

    Optional, optional, self-guided visit:

    • The private museum of the masters of the Shevelevs and Kargopol clay toys.
    • The center of folk crafts "Bereginya".
    • Interactive ecopark "Bear Land".

    Dinner on your own.

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  • Day 2 - Kenozersky National Park. Big Beef
  • Day 3 - The village of Oshevenskoye and Archangel
  • Day 4 - Severodvinsk and Arkhangelsk city tour
  • Day 5 - The beauty of Pinezhye. Krasnogorsk Bogoroditsky Monastery
  • Day 6 - Small Corals. Completion of the program
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Guest House
    2 nights
  • Hotel
    3 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

The tour provides accommodation in hotels along the route.

The cost of the tour for 1 person in rubles:

Name of the hotelFor 2-bed accommodationAdditional payment for 1-bed accommodation

Kargopol: guest house "Cloudberry" or "Kargopolskaya Sloboda", rooms with amenities (2 nights).

Arkhangelsk: The Capital of Pomerania Hotel, standard rooms with amenities (3 nights).

59 50010 000
Guest House "Kargopolskaya Sloboda" or Guest House "Cloudberry" 2 nights
Guest House "Kargopolskaya Sloboda"

Guest House "Kargopolskaya Sloboda" is the first two-storey cottage on the territory of the future park-hotel 12 km from Kargopol on the banks of the Onega River (built in 2021).

It offers 8 cozy rooms with an area of 14 square meters with all amenities (shower, bathroom, TV) with single beds. In one room, it is possible to organize a double bed by connecting two bonpriks beds (transformer beds). Two rooms have extra beds (Euro cots). On the ground floor of the guest house there is a cozy hall-refectory, where guests can be fed hearty breakfasts and dinners.

On the territory of the cottage there is a Russian sauna with steam room, Parking for cars. In your free time, you can rent plastic 3-seater Armada boats and row along the Onega River, go fishing.

Another option
Guest House "Cloudberry"

Guest House "Moroshka" is located a 20-minute walk from the center of Kargopol and the main attractions. Comfortable rooms of various categories, designed for 25 people. Its own cloudberry style, cozy atmosphere, equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable stay. 

It offers a shared kitchen for cooking, with all necessary equipment, a lounge and a conference room, a billiard table, a 24-hour front desk, a souvenir shop, free parking with a video surveillance system. Discounts are available for those staying for more than three days and for large groups.

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The Capital of Pomerania Hotel 3 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 50 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
6 days 5 nights
Group meets at
Russia, Arkhangelsk region, Nyandoma

Included in price

  • accommodation according to the tour program;
  • meals 2 times a day (5 breakfasts, 6 lunches);
  • excursion and transport services according to the program;
  • entrance tickets.

Paid extra

  • railway passage to the station Nyandom;
  • air and railway tickets from Arkhangelsk;
  • transfer on the last day of the tour;
  • meals listed as "on their own" or "for an additional fee";
  • excursions and services listed as "on their own" or "for an additional fee";
  • personal expenses.

It's important to know

What kind of meals are provided on the tour?

Complex meals are provided on the tour. Changing the set of dishes is possible only by prior agreement and for an additional fee.

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Dates and Prices

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    1 – 6 Jan, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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