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220 EUR. 3 days
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The Avachinsky volcano (2740 m) is the most accessible for ascent as it is located within the sight of the city and its ascent is very popular among tourists. It attracts not only with its marvelous views which can be contemplated from its cupola but also with the beauty of the crater itself. In a fine weather from the peak You will be able to see the Кoryaksky volcano (3456 m) and the Pacific ocean, the Nalychevo valley and the Avacha bay. The cone of the Avachinsky volcano is made of red scoria. The crater is filled with hardened black-grey lava and with a lot of yellow fumaroles along its edges.

Day 1: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - Base near Avachinsky volcano

Automobile transfer (2-3 hours) to the area of the volcanic plateau between the volcanoes Avachinsky and Кoryaksky. Vicinity observing, acclimatization. Overnight staying - huts.

Day 2: Avachinsky Volcano

The ascent (about 5-6 hours) to Avachinsky volcano. The descent - 3-4 hours. Overnight staying - huts.

Day 3: Base near Avachinsky volcano - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Automobile transfer to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

280 EUR – for one person for group of 4 people

220 EUR – for one person for group of 6 people

170 EUR – for one person for group of 8 people

The tour includes the following expenses:

  • staying at the huts near the Avacha volcano;
  • a special cross-country automobile is used to get to the foot of the volcano Avachinsky;
  • meal;
  • accompanying.

Additional costs relating to transportation, food and accommodation arising from the unforeseen consequence are not included in the cost.

We kindly ask You to take a closer look at the section Important information which describes the peculiarities of travelling through Kamchatka, tour categories and necessary personal equipment.

Day Route
(Tour 21)
Type of
movement
Distance
(km)
Travel time
(h:m)
Altitude (m)
min max
1 P. Kamchatsky→Base near Avachinsky automobile 55 2-3 50 870
2 Base near Avachinsky↔Vol. Avachinsky on foot 17 8-10 870 2740
3 Base near Avachinsky→ P. Kamchatsky automobile 55 2-3 50 870
Level of difficulty
Moderate
Moderate
Accommodation
Hotels
Hotels – 0 days
Huts
Huts – 2 days
Tents
Tents – 0 days
Number of participants
Tents
more 10 persons
Transportation
By vehicle
By vehicle
Ascent to volcanoes
Volcanoes ascension