Kola in March. In search of whales and the Aurora Borealis

The variety of natural wonders of the Kola Peninsula is incredible. If you dream of seeing whales and the aurora borealis, then March is the perfect time to visit this amazing place.

You will live far from civilization in a well-maintained wooden house with a fireplace and a sauna, you will go on snowmobiles to a small island in the Lovozersk tundra where in the evenings you will catch the aurora borealis. You will visit the reindeer herders' farm and get acquainted with the Sami way of life and cuisine. And then move closer to the Barents Sea to Teriberka in search of whales. Mesmerizing landscapes and a lot of impressions from what you saw will be remembered for a lifetime!

Location

Murmansk
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Duration
6 Days
5 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 26 Feb – 3 Mar, 2025
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Accommodation
  • Guest House
    5 nights
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 18 people
Minimum age
7 years old
Group meet at
Murmansk
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Tour highlights

The Hunt for the Northern Lights
Let's observe an incredible natural phenomenon that will not leave anyone indifferent
A walk along the Barents Sea
There will be an opportunity to go on a sea trip and see whales and killer whales
At the edge of the earth
We will walk along Teriberka, admire the views of the ocean and visit the cemetery of ships
Getting to know the cuisine of the peoples of the North
Let's try the Sami cuisine of fish, venison and berries
On a sledge on the snow-covered tundra
We'll go on a sledge for snowmobiles to Seydoozero

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Meeting with the group. Departure to the village of Lovozero

    Arrival in Murmansk. 

    10:00 Meeting in the city, departure to the village of Lovozero at the airport. The road to Lovozero village is 130 km by minibus (approximately 2.5 hours) with a stop at a cafe on the way. 

    A 25 km snowmobile sledge ride to the base. 

    Accommodation in a comfortable and comfortable house.

     Supper.

  • Day 2 - A sleigh ride to Seydoozero
  • Day 3 - Deer camp. Husky Park
  • Day 4 - Transfer to Teriberka village
  • Day 5 - A day in Teriberka on the shore of the Barents Sea
  • Day 6 - A walk through the Old Teriberka. Murmansk
  • Day 7 - Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Guest House
    5 nights
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Midscale

Accommodation in the tour is provided in comfortable guest houses.

Guest house S. Lovozero 3 nights

A cottage in the middle of an island on a lake, with amenities inside the house.
Accommodation in rooms 2-4 places.
There is a sauna.

P.Teriberka 2 nights
Murmansk Hotel 1 night

Tour conditions

Group
up to 18 tourists
Minimum age
7 years old
Duration
6 days 5 nights
Group meets at
Murmansk

Included in price

  • all transfers;
  • nutrition;
  • accommodation at the base in Lovozera, Teriberka and Murmansk;
  • sauna, snowmobile casts and discards;
  • excursions and entrance fees.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Murmansk and back;
  • meals at the cafe on the way;
  • boat trip (5000 rubles. paid on the spot if the weather is favorable for going to sea).

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • individual first aid kit (with the necessary set of personal and specific medicines no more than 200 g by weight);
  • A backpack for radial exits – one can be used for everything;
  • a plastic bag or a hermetic bag (inserted inside the backpack to protect against moisture) ;
  • headlamp; batteries;
  • sunglasses;
  • sleeping bag;
  • spoon, mug, plate, knife;
  • matches sealed in polyethylene or plastic packaging, lighter;
  • thermos;
  • thermal underwear (winter);
  • winter insulated trousers;
  • fleece; warm vest;
  • storm suit – windproof jacket + trousers;
  • the down jacket is thick; 
  • socks (winter trekking and woolen, high) — at least 2 pairs;
  • winter boots + warmers + shoe covers with rubber galoshes;
  • eva boots with a thick liner -60, etc. with enough free space inside under the toe of the insole, etc. (if the shoes put even a little pressure on even the coolest ones, the feet will freeze);
  • felt boots with a sole with a free space inside;
  • slippers for houses;
  • the cap is warm and windproof (if a regular hat, then the jacket should have a hood,
    buff or scarf around the neck, balaclava);
  • fleece gloves + downy mittens (or fleece gloves, warm mittens + windproof large mittens);
  • disposable hand and foot warmers;
  • personal hygiene products (toothbrush and paste, toilet paper, etc.).
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    26 Feb – 3 Mar, 2025 6 days 5 nights
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