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1050 EUR. 9 days
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The program of the tour is for those people who want to see the main sights of Kamchatka for a short period of time, and who are not ready for sleeping in tents, hard days-long and car passages.

This tour includes the ascent of two active volcanoes: the Avachinsky volcano (2750 m) and the Gorely (Burnt) volcano (1829 m). They are very beautiful and absolutely different.

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 Pacific ocean, Nalychevo valley and 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.

The Gorely volcano (1829 m) is located in a spacious and picturesque caldera. It is unique with the collection of various craters on the top part. The edges of some of the craters cross each other, creating quite an odd and unique pattern. The main craters surrounded by the steep walls 150-200 m. high have a well-like structure and are filled with acid lakes.

6-hour boat-tour along the Avachinskaya bay coast. The route passes by «Sopka lyubvi», the Tihaya bay, Babushkin kamen island, the Stanitskiy cape, the natural monument «Tri brata», rocks near the Sredniy cape. The route goal is unique Starichkov island that got its name due to nesting there «stariki» birds.

Day 1: Paratunka

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

Day 2: Paratunka

The tours for choice - "Kainyran" national settlement visiting, helicopter tours to the Valley of Geysers or the Kuril lake. Accommodation - base of Paratunka.

Day 3: Paratunka - 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 to Paratunka. Accommodation - base of Paratunka.

Day 4: Paratunka - Pravaya Avacha River

Automobile transfer (about 3 hours) to the river Pravaya Avacha. Rafting and fishing. Evening time - returning to the recreation base of Paratunka.

Day 5: Paratunka - Base near Avachinsky volcano

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

Day 6: Avachinsky Volcano

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

Day 7: Base near Avachinsky volcano - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

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

Day 8: 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 9: Transfer to the airport

1 350 EUR – for one person for group of 4 people

1 050 EUR – for one person for group of 7 people

830 EUR – for one person for group of 10 people

The tour includes the following expenses:

  • accommodation at the recreation base of Paratunka and hotel of city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky;
  • automobile transfer all over the route;
  • meal, except for days of staying on the recreation base Paratunka and hotel of city Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky;
  • accompanying and common tourist outfit service;
  • boat tour to Starichkov island;
  • 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.

The boat tour group consists of 20-40 people.

Level of difficulty
Easy
Easy
Accommodation
Hotels
Hotels – 6 days
Huts
Huts – 2 days
Tents
Tents – 0 days
Number of participants
Tents
more 7 persons
Transportation
By vehicle
By vehicle
Ascent to volcanoes
Volcanoes ascension
Date of holding
Date of holding
12.07.2015 - 20.07.2015
24.07.2015 - 01.08.2015
02.09.2015 - 10.09.2015