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80 EUR. 1 day
Excursion to the volcanoes Avacha and Koryaksky Excursion to the volcanoes Avacha and Koryaksky Excursion to the volcanoes Avacha and Koryaksky Excursion to the volcanoes Avacha and Koryaksky

During this tour you will be able to visit the foots of two active volcanoes and ascent of the summit of Verblyud mountain that is volcanogenic.

Avachinsky volcano (2740 m) and Кoryaksky volcano (3456 m) are the so-called «home volcanoes» that are situated in 35 kilometers from the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy. Avachinskaya hill is a cone-in-cone structure volcano like that of Somme-Vesuvius. Its cone of a regular shape is surrounded by a semi-ring lava levee that was formed in the result of the explosion and collapse of the ancient volcano. The volcano crater is filled with solidified lava and its rims are coloured into the extraordinary bright and various colours. The magnificent view of the massive cone of Koryukskiy volcano (3456 m), the Pacific Ocean, the Nalychevo valley and the Avacha bay is opened from the summit of Avachinsky volcano.

Koryaksky volcano is situated in 10 km to the northwest from Avachinsky volcano. This is a typical composite volcano with a regular plicate cone and with a summit cut from the western side. Its slopes are dissected by barrancoses along which the massive glaciers decent.

9.00-11.00 - Departure from the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Transfer to the foot of Avachinsky and Кoryaksky volcanoes
11.00-15.00 - Viewing the vicinity, ascent of Verblyud («Camel») mountain
15.00-16.00 - Descent to the tourist base at the foot of two volcanoes
16.00-17.00 - Dinner
17.00-19.00 - Returning to the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy.

100 EUR – for one person for group of 4 people

80 EUR – for one person for group of 6 people

The tour includes the following expenses:

  • transfer to the foot of volcanoes and back;
  • services of a tour guide;
  • dinner.
Level of difficulty
Easy
Easy
Accommodation
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Number of participants
Tents
more 6 persons
Transportation
By vehicle
By vehicle
Ascent to volcanoes
Volcanoes ascension
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