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2770 EUR. 10 days
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This tour is for those who wants to see maximum quantity of sights but is not ready for overnight stops in tents. You will effect ascent of two active volcanoes – Avachinsky and Gorely , you will take part in the boat tour across one of the most beautiful harbors of the world – Avachinskaya bay, you will know about the peculiarities of the ethnic culture of Kamchatka, and also you will visit the most reserved places of Kamchatka – the Valley of Geysers and Kuril lake where you will definitely meet with a brown bear.

Day 1: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Meeting at the airport of Elizovo. Transfer and accommodation at the hotel of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Welcome dinner.

Day 2: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - Starichkov Island

Transfer to the pier of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky port. The boat tour (6 hours) to Starichkov island, the birds colonies observation, the tour around the island on the motor boat, fishing, lunch. Returning to the hotel of city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Day 3: Excursion to Valley of Geysers

Automobile transfer (40 min) to the heliport of Yelizovo city. Flight (about 1hr.) to the Valley of Geysers. Transfer duration, seeing the volcanoes Karymsky which is almost constantly in eruption state, and Maly Semyachik - its spacious crater is filled with the acid lake. Examination and observing (about 1,5 hr.) the Valley’s geysers. Helicopter transfer (10 min) to Uzon caldera and excursion (about 40 min.) in the caldera. Then flying (about 40 min) to the dining station in Nalychevo valley or to the tourist base on the Zhupanova river. (Depending on the helicopter company that arranges the excursion. It is only possible under favorable weather conditions). Returning to the heliport of Yelizovo city and transfer to the hotel of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Day 4: Excursion to Kuril lake

Automobile transfer (40 min) to the heliport of Yelizovo city. Flight (about 1hr.) to the Kuril lake. Excursion (about 1,5 hr.) over the Kuril lake: viewing bears and spawning salmon. Helicopter transfer (20 min) to the caldera of Ksudach volcano. Excursion (about 50 min.) in the caldera, dinner (landing is made only in case of good weather conditions). Flying (10 min) to the Khodutkinskie hot springs. Bathing (30 min) in the hot springs. Returning to the heliport of Yelizovo city, then Automobile transfer and accommodation at the recreation base of Paratunka.

Day 5: Ascent to Gorely Volcano

Automobile transfer (about 3 hours) to the foot of Gorely volcano. The ascent of the volcano and viewing craters takes about 4 hours. The descent - 2 hours. Automobile transfer (about 2 hours) and accommodation at the base of Paratunka.

Day 6: National settlement "Kainyran"

Automobile transfer and tour to the national settlement "Kainyran". Evening time - returning to the recreation base of Paratunka.

Day 7: Paratunka – 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 8: Ascent to Avachinsky Volcano

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

Day 9: Base near Avachinsky volcano - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Automobile transfer (about 2 hours) and accommodation at the hotel of city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Sightseeing of city. Farewell dinner.

Day 10: Transfer to the airport

2 940 EUR – for one person for group of 6 people

2 770 EUR – for one person for group of 8 people

2 600 EUR – for one person for group of 10 people

The tour includes the following expenses:

  • accommodation at the recreation base of Paratunka, hotel of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and huts near the Avacha volcano;
  • excursion to the Valley of Geysers;
  • excursion to the Kurile Lake;
  • boat tour to Starichkov island;
  • excursion to the National settlement "Kainyran";
  • meal;
  • automobile transfer all over the route;
  • accompanying and common tourist outfit service;
  • boat tour to Starichkov island;
  • transfer hotel – heliport – hotel.
  • 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.

Depending on the group desires, the ascends may be replaced by the tours around the volcanoes. Instead of the Gorely volcano ascend, the group may visit the lava cave at the bottom of the volcano. Instead of the Avachinsky volcano ascend - the Avachinsky and the Koryaksky volcanoes area observation and the ascend of the Verblyud (Camel) mountain which has the volcanic origin.

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 30)
Type of
movement
Distance
(km)
Travel
time (h)
Altitude (m)
min max
1 AirportPetropavlovsk-Kamchatsky automobile 25 1 50 150
2 Petropavlovsk-KamchatskyStarichkov Islandboat 64  6-7 0 150
3Petropavlovsk-KamchatskyValley of Geysershelicopter 380 6-7 150 1800
4Petropavlovsk-KamchatskyKuril lake helicopter 360  5-6 150 1800
5Petropavlovsk-KamchatskyThe foot of Gorely automobile 96   4-5 150 1000
The foot of GorelyVol.Gorely on foot 12  5-71000 1830
The foot of GorelyParatunka automobile 58 3-4 50 1000
6 Paratunkasettlement "Kainyran" automobile 64 5 50  50
7 ParatunkaBase near Avachinsky automobile 62 2-3 50 870
8 Base near AvachinskyVol. Avachinsky on foot 17 8-10 870 2740
9 Base near AvachinskyPetropavlovsk-Kamchatsky automobile 55 2-3 50 870
10 Petropavlovsk-KamchatskyAirport automobile 25 150 150
Level of difficulty
Moderate
Moderate
Accommodation
Hotels
Hotels – 7 days
Huts
Huts – 2 days
Tents
Tents – 0 days
Number of participants
Tents
more 8 persons
Transportation
By vehicle
By vehicle
Helicopter
Helicopter
Ascent to volcanoes
Volcanoes ascension