Autumn in Karelia

5% discount when booking more than 3 months before the tour, the price is indicated without discount.

Autumn is a golden time and a great time to relax in Karelia! We invite you to a small three-day tour filled with autumn colors, incredible aromas of nature and an exciting excursion program. 

The unique beauty of the North will not leave anyone indifferent — the Marble Canyon of Ruskeala, the stormy and noisy Kivach waterfall at this time of the year, the silence and tranquility of the first Russian resort of Marcial Waters and walks through atmospheric Petrozavodsk.

Location

Petrozavodsk
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Duration
3 Days
2 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 4 – 6 Sep
    • 6 – 8 Sep
    • 11 – 13 Sep
    • 13 – 15 Sep
    • 18 – 20 Sep
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Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Premium
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 50 people
Minimum age
4 years old
Group meet at
Petrozavodsk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Friendly huskies
We will visit a sled dog kennel and, if desired, we will be able to ride a dog sled
Getting to know Petrozavodsk
Let's go on a "Journey through the centuries", learn the history of the city and see its iconic places
Marble Canyon of Ruskeala
We will have a walking tour of the canyon and free time in the mountain park

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - A tour of Petrozavodsk. Ethnopark: huskies and deer

    We will meet you at the railway station starting at 07:30 with a large red sign.

    You can give your suitcases to our manager, leaving with you only the most necessary things for the first day of the excursion — the manager will take your things to the hotel and they will wait for you in the luggage room until you check in.

    08:05-08:30 Breakfast (set).

    08:30 We are going on a walking tour of Petrozavodsk.

    "Journey through the Centuries" is a program of acquaintance with Petrozavodsk, revealing the path of the city and its enterprises, starting with the Petrovsky Plant, founded by Peter the Great.

    We will go through several epochs: "The Land awakened by Peter", "The Era of Catherine the Great" and touch the Orthodox Petrozavodsk.

    After that, we will walk along the embankment of the city the hallmark of Petrozavodsk.

    11:00 We are going to visit Talviukko and his faithful friends: huskies and reindeer!

    Our program includes 2 excursions to real reindeer and a sled dog kennel, as well as a tea party with Karelian pastries and tea made with local herbs.

    After 2 excursions, you will have the opportunity to transfer to sleds and ride with sled dogs in a small circle through a beautiful forest (500 meters) — for an additional fee (purchased in fact on the patrimony).

    Upon return, check—in at the hotel.

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  • Day 2 - Marble Canyon of Ruskeala
  • Day 3 - Mount Sampo. The resort "Marcial waters". The ancient volcano Girvas. Kivach Waterfall
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Premium

The tour includes accommodation in a hotel.

5% discount when booking more than 3 months before the tour, the price is indicated without discount.

The cost of the tour for 1 person:

  • adult — 21,400 rubles.;
  • a child of 4-14 years old — 20,400 rubles.;
  • the beneficiary is 20,900 rubles.

The surcharge for single occupancy is 5,000 rubles.

Discount for additional accommodation. place — 1,600 rubles . 

To accommodate tourists, we provide comfortable rooms in superior hotels and service levels located in the city center and within walking distance from the waterfront of Petrozavodsk, restaurants and entertainment centers, souvenir and grocery stores. 

We accommodate our guests in the following hotels: Severnaya, Prionezhsky, Onega Castle, Sakvoyazh, Cosmos, Boutique hotel 13 chairs, Peter INN. These are some of the best hotels in Petrozavodsk, consistently providing a high level of service and high-quality accommodation.

You get breakfast at the hotel in the price of the tour

All excursions will also start from the hotels (a maximum of 10 minutes walk from the meeting point for the tour, including on the day of check—in and check-out, as large buses are difficult to access some hotels). 

You can write your wishes in advance on choosing a specific hotel and we will try to ensure that you check in to it, but the specifics of group tours are such that the accommodation grid is drawn up at the last moment, based on the available room quotas in the hotels we have booked.

"Severnaya" or "Prionezhsky" or 2 nights
"Severnaya"

The Severnaya Hotel is located in the very center of Petrozavodsk, surrounded by the main attractions and infrastructure facilities. Guests can take advantage of high—quality service - free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a gym.

The hotel offers cozy and modern rooms, which are fully equipped with everything you need. Each room has everything you need — ergonomic furniture, modern appliances and an individual bathroom. Regular cleaning is carried out everywhere.

Delicious and hearty breakfasts are served every morning, which are fully equipped with everything you need. There is also a restaurant consisting of several halls. Everything is prepared exclusively from fresh products.

There is a bus stop next to the hotel, as well as a local history museum and picturesque parks for long walks.

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"Prionezhsky"

The Prionezhsky Club Hotel is located in Petrozavodsk, in its historical district, on the shore of the lake.

The hotel has comfortable rooms, the comfort and equipment of which allow you to relax after an eventful day. Apartments are recommended for long-term stays

Meals are served in the restaurant with a bright and cozy room, as well as impeccable service. The bartender will prepare any classic or exclusive cocktail.

The conference hall accommodates 45 people and has the necessary equipment and ergonomic furniture. Upon request, the staff will develop a coffee break menu.

The hotel is located in a picturesque area, which is suitable for walking, secluded recreation, as well as for active sports.

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Onega Castle

The Onega Castle Hotel is located in the center of Petrozavodsk. From the windows of the hotel you can observe panoramic views of the lake and the surrounding area of the city.

All rooms are distributed according to comfort and furnishing. If desired, you can additionally order sleeping places. There are a number of attic rooms from which you can see the lake scenery.

There is a restaurant serving international and Russian dishes. You can try several dishes of Karelian cuisine. The bar provides various types of drinks, as well as cold snacks.

The swimming pool is open to the public, and you can also use the sauna or spa center. You can book a hall for special events.

The nearest attraction is the embankment with the monument "Fishermen". The local Museum of Local Lore is within walking distance.

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"The valise"

The Sakvoyazh Hotel is located in the northeastern part of the city of Petrozavodsk, in the vicinity of the city's embankment.

The hotel has different types of rooms, both standard and superior comfort. The facilities include comfortable beds, necessary furniture, a private bathroom with hygiene products, a TV, Wi-Fi. Some rooms have a sauna and a kitchenette. You can book rooms with a view of the courtyard or the city.

Breakfast is served every morning, which includes a variety of dishes made from organic products according to the buffet system.

The distance to the railway station is 2 kilometers, and Petrozavodsk Airport is 18 kilometers away. Nearby is Petrovsky Square and the Park of the Onega Tractor Plant.

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«Cosmos»

The modern Cosmos Petrozavodsk Hotel is located in a picturesque part of Petrozavodsk, not far from the famous Onega Lake. A wide range of services are provided for guests.

Comfortable rooms are provided for accommodation, made in a classic simple design. The rooms have all the necessary furniture and appliances, a private bathroom or shower with a bathroom.

There is a restaurant on site. There is a wide range of dishes.

You can hold a seminar or a business meeting in an equipped conference room with appliances.

The train station can be reached in 10 minutes by public transport, and the airport is 30 minutes away. Within walking distance there is a beautiful promenade along which you can walk.

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"Boutique hotel 13 chairs"

Boutique hotel "13 chairs" is located in the center of Petrozavodsk. It offers uniquely decorated rooms and an indoor pool with sauna. It offers free Wi-Fi and free private parking. 

All rooms are decorated in a classic style and feature air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, a safe and a refrigerator. The bathroom comes with free toiletries, slippers and a hairdryer. A continental breakfast is served every morning in the hotel's cafe. Access to the swimming pool with sauna and hot tub is subject to an additional fee. 

A children's playground is available for the youngest guests. Lake Onega is a 5-minute walk away, and the lively Lenin Avenue is 900 m away.

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Peter INN

The Peter Inn Hotel is conveniently located in the center of Petrozavodsk and offers guests high standards of service and a wide range of services. The reception is open 24 hours a day.

The rooms are bright rooms that are decorated in a modern style. Functional furniture and new appliances are installed in each category. The bathrooms are individual for each room. Some rooms offer stunning views of Lake Onega.

Meals are served in the restaurant, which offers local, Bavarian and international cuisine. In addition, there is a sushi bar and a lounge cafe on site.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 50 tourists
Minimum age
4 years old
Duration
3 days 2 nights
Group meets at
Petrozavodsk

Included in price

  • meals specified in the program (3 breakfasts);
  • hotel accommodation;
  • the work of a tour guide;
  • all entrance tickets according to the program;
  • transport service by bus.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Petrozavodsk and back;
  • meals not specified in the program (lunches, dinners).

It's important to know

Are plane tickets included in the tour price?

Air and railway tickets are not included in the price of the tour. You can purchase them yourself or contact us for help.

Is it possible to book services in the Ruskeala Mountain Park in advance?
Is insurance included in the price of the tour?
What are the features of the tour?

Dates and Prices

  • from US$ 241
    4 – 6 Sep 3 days 2 nights
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    6 – 8 Sep 3 days 2 nights
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    11 – 13 Sep 3 days 2 nights
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    13 – 15 Sep 3 days 2 nights
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    18 – 20 Sep 3 days 2 nights
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