Rafting on the Shuya River

Rafting on Shuya is an active holiday that the whole family will enjoy! 3 days of unforgettable rafting, adrenaline and vivid impressions are waiting for you. 

Join us to enjoy the beauty of Karelian nature and overcome the picturesque rapids of the Shui River.

Location

Republic of Karelia, Sortavala
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Duration
3 Days
2 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 31 May – 2 Jun
    • 7 – 9 Jun
    • 14 – 16 Jun
    • 21 – 23 Jun
    • 28 – 30 Jun
or
Accommodation
  • Tent
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Basic
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 24 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Republic of Karelia, Sortavala
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Relaxing bathhouse
Relax your muscles after an active program in the cozy warmth of the sauna
Hiking romance
We will feel the real atmosphere of the hike, we will spend the night in tents and cook in the field
Bright rafting
Let's go rafting and have a lot of fun on the rapids

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Meeting in Petrozavodsk, exit to the route

    Meeting at the Petrozavodsk railway station.

    • For participants from Moscow, arrival options are: at 07:50 (train No. 018), at 09:44 (train No. 092).
    • For participants from St. Petersburg, the arrival option is at 06:50 (train No. 212A).

    For those wishing to arrive by private car, there is a paid city parking lot closest to the railway station.

    Transfer to the beginning of the route: the bridge over the Shuya river, near D. Hautovaara (125 km).

    Preparation of equipment for rafting. Instruction, training sessions on rowing techniques for beginners.

    Lunch in the field.

    Rafting on the Shuya River to the Sizovsky threshold (2-3 k.s.). Along the way there are several rapids and a shiver of 1 k.s. (11 km).

    Dinner and overnight in the field.

  • Day 2 - por. Sizovsky – por. Kumio, 25 km
  • Day 3 - Rafting to Sodder point and completion of the alloy
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Tent
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Basic

The tour includes accommodation in tents.

Discount for children under 14 years of age – 10%.

Tent camp 2 nights

Accommodation in 2-3-bed tents.

Tour conditions

Group
up to 24 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
3 days 2 nights
Group meets at
Republic of Karelia, Sortavala

Included in price

  • transfers according to the program;
  • meals according to the program;
  • the work of instructors;
  • rental of rafting equipment: rafts, oars, helmets, life jackets, sealed packages, outboard motor
  • rental of camp equipment: campfire equipment, tents, sleeping bags, thermal insulation mats, a tourist bath.

Paid extra

  • railway tickets to Petrozavodsk and back;
  • neoprene suit rental – 1,500 rubles/tour (to be paid when booking the tour);
  • personal expenses.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • a backpack (not an easel) or a travel bag;
  • neoprene jumpsuit, neoprene socks or special alloy shoes (or raincoat, jacket-pants);
  • a mug, a spoon, a bowl;
  • tick spray (spring alloys);
  • documents: passport + photocopy of the first pages for possible border control (Tumcha, Kitenjoki, Tohmajoki rivers), medical insurance policy.

Comfortable hiking clothes:

  • trousers and a light hooded jacket (anorak);
  • long sleeve shirt;
  • wool socks 2 pairs;
  • simple socks 2-3 pairs;
  • bathing suit;
  • t-shirts;
  • cotton gloves;
  • headdress with a visor;
  • a warm jacket;
  • woolen hat;
  • sweater;
  • rain cape;
  • change of underwear.

Shoes:

  • hiking boots or sneakers;
  • replacement shoes.

Personal items: 

  • sunglasses;
  • knife;
  • flashlight with a set of spare batteries;
  • sunscreen and after sunburn;
  • small polyurethane seat mat;
  • personal hygiene products (toilet paper, wet wipes, etc.);
  • individual first aid kit.
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Dates and Prices

  • from US$ 178
    31 May – 2 Jun 3 days 2 nights
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