Catamaran rafting on the Tumcha River

Rafting is for extreme athletes, for those who want to learn the technique of water tourism, improve their skills or just feel the drive from passing numerous powerful thresholds.

The route passes along two rivers Tuntsayoki and Tumcha on the Kola Peninsula, which is located in the Murmansk region, which means that stunning views of northern nature, rocks and pines, clean water, stormy rapids and waterfalls are provided for you.

For groups of 12 people or more, it is possible to conduct a tour on any date. 

Location

G. Kandalaksha
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US$ 298
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Duration
7 Days
6 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 17 – 23 Jun
    • 24 – 30 Jun
    • 1 – 7 Jul
    • 8 – 14 Jul
    • 15 – 21 Jul
or
Accommodation
  • Tent
    6 nights
Comfort
  • Basic
Difficulty
Challenging
Does not require special skills, but tourists must be physically fit: expeditions, long rafting, etc.
Group
Up to 20 people
Minimum age
16 years old
Group meet at
G. Kandalaksha
Contact the tour coordinator
Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Extreme recreation
Improve your skills in passing the powerful rapids of the Tuntsayoki and Tumcha rivers
Away from the hustle and bustle of the city
You will spend the night in tents, cook over a campfire and warm up in a camp bath
A fishing spot
Test your strength and catch perch, pike, trout on the Tumcha River

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - The beginning of rafting on the Tuntsayoki — Tumcha river, 3 rapids

    06:45 Meeting of the group at the railway station of Kandalakshi. 

    Transfer to the starting point of the rafting – village. Alakurti, the bank of the Tuntsayoki River (120 km).

    Acquaintance, assembly of alloy equipment and equipment.

    Briefing, lunch.

    Access to the water.

    Rafting on the Tuntsayoki — Tumcha river: "Vodopadny-1" 2 k.s. — "Vodopadny-2" 2 k.s. — "Krivoy" 3 k.s. (13 km).

    Dinner, overnight in tents.

  • Day 2 - Continuation of rafting on the Tuntsayoki – Tumcha river, 7 rapids
  • Day 3 - Continuation of rafting on the Tuntsayoki – Tumcha river, 5 rapids
  • Day 4 - A day's rest. Recreation, fishing
  • Day 5 - Continuation of rafting on the Tuntsayoki – Tumcha river, 2 rapids
  • Day 6 - A day's rest. Skating on the threshold of the "Cornice"
  • Day 7 - Completion of the rafting trip, departure home
Difficulty
Does not require special skills, but tourists must be physically fit: expeditions, long rafting, etc.

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Tent
    6 nights
Comfort
  • Basic

Overnight stays in 3-bed tourist tents throughout the tour.

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

DatesPrice from 01.04
03.06–09.0624 500
10.06–16.0626 500
17.06–23.0626 500
24.06–30.0626 500
01.07–07.0726 500
08.07–14.0726 500
15.07–21.0726 500
22.07–28.0726 500
29.07–04.0826 500
05.08–11.0826 500
12.08–18.0826 500
19.08–25.0824 500

The surcharge for single accommodation in a tent is 1,000 rubles/tour.

Discounts:

  • child under 12 years old — 20%;
  • a child under 5 years old participates for free;
  • large group — 10%;
  • school groups — free for teachers;
  • participants with their own watercraft — 30%.
Tent camp 6 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 20 tourists
Minimum age
16 years old
Duration
7 days 6 nights
Group meets at
G. Kandalaksha

Included in price

  • equipment rental (catamarans, life jackets, oars, helmets, hermetic bags, campfire equipment);
  • personal equipment (tent, mat);
  • transportation services;
  • 3 meals a day;
  • the work of an instructor;
  • hiking bath and lunch at the end of the route (not in all tours, check with the manager for information).

Paid extra

  • tickets to and from Kandalaksha;
  • the surcharge for single accommodation in a tent is 1,000 rubles/tour;
  • sleeping bag — 500 rubles/tour;
  • rent a wetsuit (2.5 mm; check with
    manager, booking at least 10 days before the start of the rafting) — 500 rubles/day;
  • insurance.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

A set of clothes for the alloy:

  • sneakers/sandals (closed toes and fixed heel) or neoprene boots;
  • shorts;
  • thermal underwear;
  • water-repellent pants and jacket;
  • raincoat;
  • headdress (cap, bandana, panama hat);
  • sunglasses;
  • gloves.

A replacement set of clothes after the alloy:

  • sneakers/boots;
  • rubber boots (optional);
  • socks;
  • lingerie;
  • T-shirt;
  • long sleeve shirt;
  • sweater;
  • tight pants (jeans);
  • the jacket is warm.

 A set of clothes for sleeping:

  • thermal underwear;
  • socks made of natural materials;
  • wool socks;
  • sports pants;
  • sweater;
  • sports hat (optional);
  • lingerie.

Additionally, take on the alloy:

  • toiletries and bath accessories;
  • swimsuit, swimming trunks;
  • fishing gear;
  • ointment or insect spray;
  • sun cream;
  • KLMN - Mug, spoon, bowl, knife;
  • personal hygiene items;
  • needle, thread;
  • matches and a lighter in a bag;
  • replacement contact lenses/glasses;
  • flashlight (in August);
  • camera and batteries for it;
  • personal equipment (tent, sleeping bag, mat). If you don't have your own equipment, you can rent it from us.We recommend taking a personal sleeping bag, due to hygiene reasons;
  • documents in sealed packaging: passport, medical insurance policy;
  • personal first aid kit (medications. which you take all the time).

There are also special clothes for rafting, which you can buy yourself or rent from us:

  • A neoprene wetsuit.

You can also rent a set of jacket + overalls for rafting.

I'm going rafting for the first time, can I handle it?
If I get seriously ill on the rafting trip, how will you save me?
What is the best time to choose for rafting?
Can the tour program be held on other dates?
What is the weather like on the Tumcha River?
What kind of nature is on the route?
What kind of fish can be caught on the Tumcha River?
Is underwater fishing possible on the Tumcha River?
Will there be mushrooms and berries on the route?
Are there any insects and snakes on the route?
Will there be a cellular connection on the Tumcha River?
How is security on the route carried out?
I want to drive my car, how can I get there?
How can I get there by train?
What is the best way to go rafting — on a catamaran or a raft? And what is the difference between them?
Is a pass to the border zone required?

Dates and Prices

  • Individual dates available on request
    1 Jun – 31 Aug
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    17 – 23 Jun 7 days 6 nights
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    24 – 30 Jun 7 days 6 nights
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  • from US$ 298
    1 – 7 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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  • from US$ 298
    8 – 14 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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  • from US$ 298
    15 – 21 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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