Combined tour «Amazing Kamchatka»

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Make a dream come true – visit amazing Kamchatka! The tour includes different activities and comfortable accommodation: observing historical sights, volcano trekking, rafting and fishing on the rivers and bathing in hot springs. Also here you will find birds watching, observing seals and even bears

The great beauty of the Kamchatka Peninsula will not leave anyone indifferent!



TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

boat trip along the Avachinskaya bay with observing the Starichkov island

Pacific Ocean 

trekking to the Dachniye hot thermal springs

floating and fishing down Bystraya river

bathing in hot springs

foothill of Avachinsky volcano and trekking to Mt. Camel

opportunity to see the famous Valley of Geysers

observing brown bears in the optional helicopter excursion to Kurilskoye lake

wildlife watching: birds, a lot of fish

Difficulty: to everyone
Group size: from 2 to 24 pax
Participation with children: from 12 years old
Duration: 8 days
Accommodation: Hotel — 7 nights

Tour dates:

from 23 July to 30 July 2024

from 30 July to 06 August 2024

from 06 August to 13 August 2024

from 13 August to 20 August 2024

95 000 RUB / person

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1. Arrival to Kamchatka

Arrival to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Meeting with Russian speaking guide at the airport. Transfer to hotel.

Check-in after 14:00.

Free time. Rest and bathe in hot thermal water swimming pool (in case of stay in the one of the hotel in Paratunka).

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Good mobile signal

Shower available

Day 2. Boat trip to Starichkov island, city tour

06:00 Breakfast at hotel (possibly lunch-box).

06:30 Тransfer to the sea port.

08:00 Boat trip along the Avachinskaya Bay to the Pacific Ocean and the Starichkov Island with sea fishing. Lunch on board.

The Starichkov Island is situated about 10 km (5,5 miles) from the entrance to the Avachinskaya Bay. It got its name after small sea birds – Murrelets that nest there (in Russian it sounds like «Starik» ). The Starichkov Island is a nature reserve which abounds in puffins, loons, cormorants and other waterfowl. There are several nests of Steller’s Sea Eagle and rookeries of large seal and island harbor seals on the coast reeves around the island.

13:15 Excursion in Local Lore Museum.

14:30 City sightseeing tour including visit to the city’s historic sites like Vitus Bering and Charles Clark monuments, scenic view point and fish market.

17:00 Dinner at a café (set menu).

Transfer to hotel.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Day 3. Trekking to Dachniye hot springs

07:00 Breakfast at the hotel.

Trekking to Dachniye hot springs.

08:00 Transfer to the foot of Southern volcanic group.

11:00 Trekking to Dachnye Hot springs.

13:00 Transfer to Spokoiny Waterfall. Boxed lunch.

14:30 Trekking to Spokoiny Waterfall (40 m)*.

* In case of good road conditions.

15:30–16:30 Return to the hotel.

The Dachniye springs are sometimes called small Valley of Geysers. They are situated at the foothill of the Mutnovskiy volcano, at the edge of a huge intermountain area – the modern central part of the Mutnovskiy geothermal deposit.

The springs pouring out in the ravine with steep walls. On its left slope there are several warm spots, rising steam, bubbling caldrons. At the bottom, on the ledge of the right slope a big bubbling caldron emits powerful steams of vapour. A bit higher there is a powerful vapour-water fountain. In the riverbed of a hot stream a large basin where one can take a warm bath is naturally formed.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Day 4. Rafting at Bystraya river. Malki Hot Springs

06:00 Breakfast at hotel (possibly lunch box).

06:30 Transfer to Bystraya River.

09:00 River rafting with «catch-and-release» fishing (2,5-3 hours).

The Bystraya river is one of the longest in Kamchatka, flows along the southern slopes of the Sredinniy Ridge (Middle Ridge). It plays an important role in reproducing Pacific salmon. King salmon, Red salmon, Humpback salmon, Silver salmon and Sima spawn in the waters of the Bystrayariver. Pacific Char and East Siberian Char are found here in great quantities as well as Grayling, Rainbow Trout and Atlantic salmon. Experienced guides and inflatable rafts are at your disposal. Keep your eyes peeled as you could spot bear at a river bank!

12:30 Lunch at Bystraya Base camp.

13:30 Transfer to Malki hot springs, bathing.

Springs are located in the Bystraya River valley. The width of the Malki Valley is 0.5 km. It is surrounded with the hills overgrown with Stone Birch from both sides. There are several groups of springs on big thermal fields. The hot thermal water flows in small basins which are situated near a cold brook. It is the great place for bathe and relax in the open air.

15:30–19:00 Transfer to the hotel with stopover at Sokochi settlement for famous «pirozhki» tasting.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Day 5. Trip to the foothill of Avachinsky volcano. Trekking to Camel mountain

09:00 Breakfast at the hotel.

10:00 Transfer to Avachinsky volcano foothill by 6WD all-terrain vehicle (about 2 hours).

13:00 Lunch.

14:00–17:00 Arrival to the Base Camp, safety briefing. Trekking to Camel Mountain.

Return to hotel.

The Camel mountain is situated between two volcanoes, Koryakskiy and Avachinskiy. The height is about 1200 meters. The trekking to the mountain takes about 3 hours and is not very difficult (about 7 km round trip). From the top of the mountain you can see beautiful views of the Avachinskaya bay and the surroundings of Petropavlovsk and Elizovo, the Avachariver and Nalychevo valley.

Return to the hotel.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Day 6. Optional tours

08:00 Breakfast.

Free time or optional tours.

Optional tour: Helicopter flight to Geyser Valley & Uzon Caldera.

Transfer to the helicopter pad. Check-in, boarding. Departure for the Valley of Geysers, flight over the active volcanoes Karymsky and Maly Semyachik (flight time 1h 15 min). Landing in the Valley of Geysers. Excursion in the Valley (1.5 hour).

Flight to the Uzon caldera (flight time 5–7 min). Excursion in the caldera (1 hour). Flight to the Nalychevo Valley (flight time 25 min), boxed lunch, bathing in wild hot thermal springs. Return to the helicopter pad (flight time 35 min).

Optional tour: Helicopter flight to Kuril lake.

Transfer to the helicopter pad. Check-in, boarding. Flight to the Kurilskoye lake including landing in the Ksudach volcano caldera. Landing at the Kurilskoye lake(flight time 1h 10 min). Excursion to observe brown bears (1.5 hour). Lunch. Flight to the Khodutka hot springs, bathing in a wild thermal pool. Return to the helicopter pad.

Optional tour: Excursion to an ethnic center.

Transfer to the ethnic centre and sled dog kennel. Excursion around the kennel, Ethnic program, storytelling about the culture and lifestyle of Kamchatka natives. Native dances.

Lunch in traditional dwelling.

Return to the hotel.

* It is highly recommended to book optional tours in advance.

Accommodation in tents

No electricity

Bad mobile signal

No shower

Day 7. Excursion to Khalaktyrsky beach or optional tour

08:00 Breakfast at hotel.

11:00–17:00 Excursion to Khalaktyrsky beach, business lunch in restaurant, visiting souvenir shop and fish market.

OR free time for optional tours.

Accommodation in tents

No electricity

Bad mobile signal

No shower

Day 8. The end of the tour

Breakfast.

Check-out from hotel (until 12:00).

Transfer to the Airport (without English speaking guide). Departure.

* Excursions depend on weather conditions and their consequence can be changed.

Good mobile signal

+ What is included in the price

  • hotel accommodation with breakfast (Paratunka or Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky)
  • meals as in the itinerary
  • Russian-speaking guide's services, except Day 6 (English-speaking guide is paid for extra charge)
  • transfers according to the program (except transfer to an ethnic center)
  • excursions according to the program (except Day 6)
  • in case of Paratunka hotels – bathe in thermal water pool (except for «Lagoon» hotel, where entry entry to the pool is not included into the price of accommodation)
  • visa support

- What is not included

  • tickets to/from Kamchatka
  • dinners at the hotel
  • optional excursions on Days 6 and 7
  • porter services
  • alcoholic drinks
  • tips

Price clarification

Basic tour price includes only Russian-speaking guide's services. English-speaking guide is paid for extra charge.

Tour package price per 1 person

with Russian-speaking guide:

TWIN/DOUBLE

SINGLE

Gelios Hotel (economy), Paratunka

95 000 RUB per person

112 000 RUB per person

Krechet Hotel (standard), Paratunka

113 000 RUB per person

154 000 RUB per person

Lesnaya Polyana Hotel (standard), Paratunka

108 000 RUB per person

151 000 RUB per person

Sputnik-Kamchatka Hotel (standard), Paratunka (arrivals before 25.06)

107 000 RUB per person

141 000 RUB per person

Sputnik-Kamchatka Hotel (standard), Paratunka (arrivals after 02.07 – Half Board)

140 000 RUB per person

207 000 RUB per person

Sputnik Hotel (deluxe), Paratunka (arrivals before 25.06)

111 000 RUB per person

150 000 RUB per person

Sputnik Hotel (deluxe), Paratunka (arrivals after 02.07 – Half Board)

149 000 RUB per person

227 000 RUB per person

Lagoon, Blue Lake (standard), Paratunka

(arrivals before 09.07)

* Spa services are for extra pay

113 000 RUB per person

156 000 RUB per person

Lagoon, Blue Lake (standard), Paratunka

(arrivals after 16.07)

* Spa services are for extra pay

125 000 RUB per person

181 000 RUB per person

Lagoon, Glazastik, Forest, Guest (standard), Paratunka. (arrivals before 09.07)

* Spa services are for extra pay

125 000 RUB per person

181 000 RUB per person

Lagoon, Glazastik, Forest, Guest (standard), Paratunka. (arrivals after 16.07)

* Spa services are for extra pay

142 000 RUB per person

215 000 RUB per person

Komandor Hotel (standard), Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

100 000 RUB per person

136 000 RUB per person

Kluch Hotel (standard), Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

106 000 RUB per person

122 000 RUB per person

Avacha (standard), Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

117 000 RUB per person

145 000 RUB per person

Tour package without hotel accommodation

65 000 RUB per person

 

Price for children (up to 12 y.o) when living with 2 grow-ups in one room                  

50 000 RUB per person

 

Price for children (up to 12 y.o) when living with 2 grow-ups in one room (Sputnik Hotel, Sputnik-Kamchatka Hotel)                      

57 000 RUB per person

 

 

Discont for children (up to 12 y.o) when living with 1 grown-up in one room                    

minus 20% from the package price for grown-ups   




Number of foreign tourists in a group:

1 pax

    2 pax

    3 pax

    4 pax

    5 pax

Additional payment for English-speaking guide per 1 person

100 000 RUB per person

50 000 RUB per person

33 400 RUB per person

25 000 RUB per person

20 000 RUB per person


Optional excursions on Days 6 and 7:

Helicopter trip to the Geyser Valley &Uzon Calder – from 70 000 RUB per person

Helicopter trip to Kurl Lake &Ksudach volcano – from 70 000 RUB per person

! Helicopter prices are given per 1 person in case of minimal group of 18 pax. (price is approximate, exact price will be announced in Jan. 2024)

Excursion to an ethnic village – from 5000 RUB per person (transfer and ESG are not included)

* It is highly recommended to book optional tours in advance.

Tour map

How to get there

The tour starts in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, it's 9 hours by flight from Moscow.
Aeroflot and Rossiya airlines operate daily direct flights from Moscow to Kamchatka. You can get to Kamchatka with connections on S7 Airlines and Ural Airlines. 

Meals

During the tour you'll be provided meals according to the program:

Day 1 – no meals
Day 2 – breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 3 – breakfast, lunch (boxed)
Day 4 – breakfast, lunch
Day 5 – breakfast, lunch
Day 6 – breakfast
Day 7 – breakfast, lunch
Day 8 – breakfast 

Meals not included are ordered and paid on spot.

Essential equipment list

Must-have
Recommended

F.A.Q.

Answers to popular questions
Are flight tickets included in the tour?
Flight tickets to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky are not included in the tour price. You can book them individually, or we can help you with it.

TOUR DATES

from 23 July to 30 July 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 30 July to 06 August 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 06 August to 13 August 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 13 August to 20 August 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 20 August to 27 August 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 27 August to 03 September 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 03 September to 10 September 2024

95 000 RUR /person

from 10 September to 17 September 2024

95 000 RUR /person

Difficulty: to everyone
Group size: from 2 to 24 pax
Participation with children: from 12 years old
Duration: 8 days
Accommodation: Hotel — 7 nights

Tour dates:

from 23 July to 30 July 2024

from 30 July to 06 August 2024

from 06 August to 13 August 2024

from 13 August to 20 August 2024

95 000 RUB / person