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1950 EUR. 9 days
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This tour is intended for people who have mountaineering experience. Kamen volcano (4 575 m) is the most difficult for ascent summit of Kamchatka. The ascent of it is performed on the northern slope from the Volcanologists mountain pass and is referred to the rocky-glacier routes with 4А Level of difficulty of difficulty. Kamen is situated in the very center of the Klyuchevskaya group and it is the second in height volcano on the peninsula. It is considered to extinct and is one of the most ancient volcanoes of Kamchatka.

Day 1: Paratunka

Meeting at the airport of Elizovo. Transfer and accommodation at the recreation base of Paratunka.

Day 2: Paratunka - Kozyrevsk Settlement

Automobile transfer (520 km) to Kozyrevsk lasts about 8 hours. Accomodation - the hotel of the settlement.

Day 3: Kozyrevsk - Volcanologists' pass

Helicopter transfer to the Volcanologists’ pass that is situated between the volcanoes Klyuchevskaya Sopka and Kamen («Stone») at a height of 3300 m. Tent camp setting (Camp 1).

Day 4: Volcanologists' pass

Rest day. May be used as a reserved day in case of bad weather.

Day 5: Volcanologists' pass - Kamen volcano

Climbing (8-10 hours) Kamen volcano. The descent (4-6 hours) to Camp 1.

Day 6: Volcanologists' pass

Rest day. May be used as a reserved day in case of bad weather.

Day 7: Volcanologists' pass - Kozyrevsk Settlement

Helicopter transfer to Kozyrevsk. Accomodation - the hotel of the settlement.

Day 8: Kozyrevsk- Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Automobile transfer (8 hours) to the city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Day 9: Transfer to the airport

2 450 EUR – for one person for group of 6 people

1 950 EUR – for one person for group of 8 people

1 450 EUR – for one person for group of 10 people

The tour includes the following expenses:

  • accommodation at the recreation base of Paratunka, in the hotel of the settlement Kozyrevsk;
  • automobile transfer to Kozyrevsk and back;
  • helicopter transfer to Volcanologists' pass;
  • meal, except for days of staying on the recreation base Paratunka;
  • medical insurance for an accident;
  • accompanying and common tourist outfit service;
  • transfer from the airport and to the airport.

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

The participants are required to have mountaineering qualification for ascent of volcano Kamen.

All common outfit and food products are equally distributed among all participants of the tour including officers of the firm. Weight of common load per person does not exceed 10 kilograms per person. All participants of the tour take part in cooking and tent setting. The basis of meal is composed of special sublimate products.

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.

In addition we inform You that route’s schedule may be modified because of the weather and/or unforeseen consequence. In this case the guide makes modification.

The company doesn’t give financial indemnity in the case if is impossible to carry out volcano ascent in bad weather or if the participants are not prepared physically for the tour.

Day Route
(Tour 11)
Type of
movement
Distance
(km)
Travel time
(h)
Altitude (m)
min max
1 AirportParatunkaautomobile32 0,5 20 80
2 ParatunkaKozyrevsk Settlement automobile 491 8÷10 40 450
3 KozyrevskVolcanologists' pass (Camp 1) helicopter 50 0,5  50 3250
4 Reserved day - - - 3250 3250
5 Camp 1Kamen on foot 6,6 12÷15  3250 4575
6 Reserved day - - - 3250 3250
7 Volcanologists' passKozyrevsk helicopter 50 0,5  50 3250
8 KozyrevskP. Kamchatsky automobile 491 8÷10  40 450
9 ParatunkaAirport automobile32 0,5 20 80
Level of difficulty
Demanding
Demanding
Accommodation
Hotels
Hotels – 4 days
Huts
Huts – 0 days
Tents
Tents – 4 days
Number of participants
Tents
more 8 persons
Transportation
Helicopter
Helicopter
Ascent to volcanoes
Volcanoes ascension
1 - Kamen