Winter fairy tale in Karelia

On this journey, you will be greeted by the amazing beauty of winter Karelia! 

Give yourself and your children a real Christmas fairy tale. 

The beauty of the northern nature, the real Karelian Santa Claus and magic will envelop you and give you a lot of impressions. 

Location

Petrozavodsk
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Duration
3 Days
2 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 1 – 3 Jan, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 40 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Petrozavodsk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Winter Petrozavodsk
Let's plunge into the friendly atmosphere of the northern city
Ruskeala Mountain Park
Let's take a walk through the snow-covered marble quarry
Kivach and Ahvenkoski
Let's admire the most beautiful waterfalls of Karelia
Naughty huskies
Let's visit the cute dogs and take a ride on a dog sled
Shungite Energy
We will learn about the properties of a mineral that is mined only in Karelia
Tastes of Karelia
Enjoy a hot lunch with lohikato, a rustic plate and a gate

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Petrozavodsk, Doll House, Kivach waterfall

    Meeting at the Petrozavodsk railway station.

    The guide greets tourists at car No. 9 upon arrival of train No. 18 "Moscow — Petrozavodsk".

    Breakfast in a cafe in the city.

    And now we offer you to plunge into the friendly atmosphere of the northern city — the capital of Karelia — the city of Petrozavodsk

    On the sightseeing tour, you will see the beautiful embankment of Lake Onega, where the "Tree of Desires" and other avant-garde sculptures presented to the city by the twin cities are waiting for you.

    Next, a fascinating excursion to the Doll's House

    In an effort to keep up with the times, we risk missing the chance to find ourselves in a fairy tale. 

    This exposition provides us with such an opportunity today. 

    Purchase of angels, weirdos, diviks and many other toys made by Karelian craftsmen with their own hands.

    We leave for the fabulous winter forest.

    Lunch at the cafe.

    Visit Kivach Waterfall, one of the largest flat waterfalls in Europe. 

    You will also visit the arboretum, the decoration and pride of which are the famous Karelian birches. Karelian birch is a tree to which nature has given the amazing beauty of wood, reminiscent of marble in its pattern. 

    Even in the 21st century, there is a debate among scientists about the origin of this amazing tree!

    Transfer to Kondopoga. 

    Accommodation in the Teremok 3* hotel.

    Free time to explore the city on your own and relax!

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  • Day 2 - Ruskeala Mountain Park, Akhvenkoski Waterfall
  • Day 3 - On a visit to the Husky
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour provides accommodation in Kondopoga at the Teremok Hotel.

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the accommodation:

Placement optionCost
Double occupancy (adult)26 500
Double room Junior Suite dabl27 500
Single occupancy28 500
Extra seat (adult)24 800
Double occupancy (child under 12 years old)24 000
Additional place (child under 12 years old)22 300
The Teremok Hotel 2 nights

The cozy and comfortable Teremok Hotel is located in a modern three-storey building in the cozy town of Kondopoga. It can accommodate 36 people at the same time. One of the best hotels in Kondopoga, located in the city center. 

The hotel has 18 rooms, including single, double and suite rooms. Each room is equipped with a full bathroom with modern plumbing, a TV and a minibar.

2-bed standard room (15 rooms). The room has two beds, a shower cabin, a refrigerator, a TV, a telephone.

1-bed room (2 rooms). The room has a large bed, shower, TV, telephone, refrigerator.

2-bed suite (1 room). In the room: TV, telephone, refrigerator, minibar, full bathroom, air conditioning.

All rooms, regardless of their category, have a shower, toilet, washbasin, color TV with satellite channels, mini fridge and telephone.

Infrastructure:

  • restaurant, bar;
  • parking (secured);
  • sauna.

Check-in time: check-in from 14:00, check-out until 12:00.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 40 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
3 days 2 nights
Group meets at
Petrozavodsk

Included in price

  • meals specified in the program: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches;
  • hotel accommodation;
  • transportation services according to the program;
  • the work of guides, animators, instructors;
  • guided tour service according to the program;
  • entrance tickets for excursions:
    • sightseeing tour of Petrozavodsk;
    • excursion to the Doll's House Art Gallery;
    • excursion to Kivach waterfall;
    • excursion to Ruskeala Mountain Park;
    • excursion and dog sledding;
    • excursion to the Center of Shungite.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Petrozavodsk and back;
  • meals not specified in the tour program;
  • many places of visit charge a fee for photo and video shooting (from 10 to 150 rubles)

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  1. An identity document.
  2. For tourists traveling with children, a birth certificate of children is required.
  3. A compulsory medical insurance policy.
  4. Warm, windproof and waterproof clothing.
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