11 days from 153 000 RUB / person

Combined tour «Kamchatka Kaleidoscope»

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In this tour you’ll visit such unique places as active volcanoes Mutnovsky and Avachinsky, which are considered to be the most beautiful volcanoes of Kamchatka. You'll have a sea trip along Avacha Bay and the Pacific Ocean. During rafting at the Bystraya river tourists will observe wild nature of Kamchatka: brown bear, salmon motion at rivers, birds.

In optional tour it's possible to visit the unique and wonderful Valley of Geysers –  the world miracle. 

Accommodation is organised in hotels, lodges and tents.    

This route doesn't need any special physical training.

You're expected to have kaleidoscope of emotions and bright impressions from Kamchatka region!


TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

climbing 3 volcanoes – Avachinsky, Mutnovsky and Gorely 

bathing in hot springs and thermal pools

boat trip with scenic views

the largest nesting area of seabirds in Kamchatka

sea fishing

rafting along the Bystraya river among majestic mountains 

wildlife watching: birds, a lot of fish, a chance to see a brown bear 

Difficulty: to everyone
Group size: 18 pax
Participation with children: from 12 years old
Duration: 11 days
Accommodation: Tent — 2 nights House — 4 nights Hotel — 4 nights
from 153 000 RUB / person

TOUR ITINERARY

Day 1. Arrival to Kamchatka

Meeting in the airport, transfer to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (25 km).

Transfer to the hotel. On the way photo-stop near the famous monument «The Bears \\ Russia Begins Here».

Accommodation in the hotel. Short rest.

About 17:00–18:00 trip to the shore of the Pacific Ocean. Khalaktyrsky beach with black volcanic sand. Walking along the shore you can enjoy the purest sea air, saturated with ozone and feel the power of the harsh ocean, which seems to be called «Pacific» by mistake.

Return to the hotel.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Good mobile signal

Shower available

Day 2. Ascent to Gorely Volcano

Breakfast, check-out from the hotel. Transfer by car across the plateau of Vilyuchinsky and Gorely volcanoes to the foot of Gorely volcano (90 km).

On the way stop at the brook Silver Key, at the foot of the Vilyuchinsky volcano (with a view of the waterfall) and at the pass with panoramic views of the surrounding volcanic expanses.

Ascent to Gorely Volcano (1829 m): moving along the lava flow, cinder fields, inspection of 3 craters with lakes (about 5–6 hours).

Meals: lunch-boxes, hot tea.

Transfer to the recreation center in Paratunka (50 km).

Accommodation at the tour camp, rest.

Bathing in swimming pool with hot thermal water (hot springs).

Dinner independent.

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Accommodation in guesthouses

Day 3. Ascent to the crater of Mutnovsky Volcano

Breakfast.

Transfer across the plateau of Vilyuchinsky and Gorely volcanoes to the foot of Mutnovsky volcano (60 km).

Today we plan climbing into the crater of Mutnovsky Volcano, with inspection of active fumaroles, mud siphons and a mountain lake.

* Ascent depends on the road condition and can be changed to Dachnie springs.

(Trekking excursion to the Dachnie fumarolic mud boiling springs, tourists call this place «Small Valley of Geysers»).

Also today you can visit the Spits Veronica Fall.

Meals: lunch-boxes, hot tea.

Returning to the tour camp, rest. Bathing in swimming pool.

Dinner independent.

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Accommodation in guesthouses

Day 4. Optional helicopter excursions. Alpine camp «Avachinsky»

Breakfast.

Today it is possible to take part in optional helicopter excursions:

helicopter excursion to the Geyser Valley and Uzon Caldera (trekking with lunch-picnic, bathing in hot springs).

helicopter excursion «The Bears of Kuril Lake».

In the evening transfer to plateau located between Avachinsky and Koryaksky Volcanoes (45 km).

Accommodation in a base alpine camp Avachinsky. Overnight in lodges for 4 pax.

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Accommodation in guesthouses

Day 5. Ascent to Avachinsky Volcano

Breakfast.

Ascent to Avachinsky Volcano (2749 m). The ascent – 6–8 hours, the descent – 2–3 hours.

Overnight in lodges at the base camp.

It's possible to visit banya (extra pay).

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Accommodation in guesthouses

Day 6. Koryaksky Volcano and Camel Mountain. Returning to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Breakfast.

Walking around Koryaksky Volcano and Camel Mountain (4–5 hours). You can make wondefull photos of mountain landscapes and ground squirrels (evrazhek).

After lunch transfer to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky by off-road vehicle.

Accommodation in the hotel.

Rest, walking around the city.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Bad mobile signal

Shower available

Day 7. Rafting on the Bystraya river

Breakfast.

Driving to the Bystraya river (120 km). Beginning of rafting on floatable rafts. It takes place among grand mountain ranges. The nature is virtually unspoilt. The river has some rapids but rafting is secure for beginners.

Dinner cooked on fire.

Overnight in tents.

Accommodation in tents

No electricity

Bad mobile signal

No shower

Day 8. Rafting

Breakfast.

Rafting on the Bystraya river (2 rapids). During rafting you can fish, pick some mushrooms and berries, and watch birds and wild ducks, and many other animals. If you are lucky enough, you’ll see a bear or a Steller’s sea eagle. It makes the rafting very interesting.

Overnight in tents.

Accommodation in tents

No electricity

Bad mobile signal

No shower

Day 9. Arrival at Paratunka

Breakfast.

The final day of rafting (1 rapid).

Transfer to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (170 km).

On the way stop in a village Sokochi where you can taste famous local pies with different stuffing (paid on spot).

Accommodation at the hotel, rest.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Good mobile signal

Shower available

Day 10. Boat trip to Avacha Bay, fishing

Breakfast.

Boat trip with fishing to Avacha Bay (in a combined group). Observing nesting places of sea birds, Babushkin Kamen Island, Three Brothers Rocks.

Moving to the Pacific ocean to Starichkov Island.

Sea fishing by rods: turpentine, sea bass, flounder. Chance to meet orcas, whales, seals or dolphins.

Lunch with fish soup, crabs and other seafood.

* Possible to change for Sea cruise to Russkaya Bay, chance to meet sea lions, whales (additional payment 8 000 rubles per person / 10 hours).

Returning to the hotel, rest.

Accommodation in a hotel

Electricity available

Good mobile signal

Shower available

Day 11. The end of the tour

Breakfast.

Visiting fish and souvenir market. Transfer to airport.

* The sequence of the tour passage can be changed.

Good mobile signal

+ What is included in the price

  • English speaking guide service
  • visa support
  • 3 meals a day on the active part of the tour (except meals in villages and cities)
  • cook services
  • necessary equipment (tents, dishes, rafts etc., except sleeping bag)
  • transport service
  • twin accommodation (tents – 4 nights, lodges – 3 nights, hotels – 3 nights)
  • all excursions according to the program (except optional helicopter excursions)

- What is not included

  • tickets to/from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
  • lunches and dinners in villages and cities
  • optional helicopter excursions
  • banya
  • porter services
  • alcohol drinks
  • tips

Price clarification

Tour price per 1 person – 153 000 RUB (combined group, fixed dates)

Prices for individual groups (dates can be booked according to your wishes):

group of 16 people – 146 000 RUB per person

group of 14 people – 155 000 RUB per person

group of 12 people – 165 000 RUB per person

group of 10 people – 179 000 RUB per person

group of 8 people – 198 000 RUB per person

group of 6 people – 218 000 RUB per person

group of 5 people – 228 000 RUB per person

group of 4 people – 236 000 RUB per person

group of 3 people – 298 000 RUB per person


Single accommodation – 26 000 RUB per person.
(in hotel, tour camp and tent, except accommodation in a base alpine camp Avachinsky)

Optional helicopter excursions:

The Valley of Geysers and the Caldera of the Uzon Volcano – 56 000 RUB per person (2023 year)*

«Bears of the Kuril lake» – 56 000 RUB per person (2023 year)*

* Organised in a good weather conditions and paid separately. Prices to helicopter excursions can be changed, please ask before booking.  

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 active part of the tour you'll be provided by 3 meals a day.
Meals in cities are paid on spot individually.

Essential equipment list

Must-have
Recommended
Provided equipment

Necessary equipment for a camp: tents, dishes, rafts etc. (except sleeping bag)

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.
Difficulty: to everyone
Group size: 18 pax
Participation with children: from 12 years old
Duration: 11 days
Accommodation: Tent — 2 nights House — 4 nights Hotel — 4 nights
from 153 000 RUB / person