Day 1: St. Petersburg city tour
Hello! And meet Russia with the great amount of locations to be taken into account! Now the trip is made to the second capital, St. Petersburg starting from the Pulkovo International Airport. Today you visit such places as Ostrovsky Square, Vladimirsky Avenue, Vosstaniya Square and then have a walk along Mikhailovskaya and Bolshaya Konyushennaya streets. With the walk along this streets, the guests have a view of Palace Square, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Summer Garden and Troitskaya Square. For night we get to the hotel.
Day 2: St. Petersburg - Kiryavalahti
The present day is based on visiting of Kiryavalahti village, famous for clean woods of the north of the country. These localities are also identified as the basis for the stories about the "Finnish era" of Sortavala. The day now is going to be aimed at the investigation of the olden rock fort, based in the Vuoksa River island, right in Priozersk town. Today we are able to have a walk along the valley of waterfalls and then visit the Kirch Lumivaar. This is the name which can be translated as Finnish church. In the hotel we arrive for night.
Day 3: Kiryavalahti - Petrozavodsk
Take a trip on the boat along the Ladoga Skerries, but we offer starting early in the morning. It is one of the most amazing territories of the country, with the fantastic mountain park Ruskeala and the White Bridges Waterfall. Here guests can notice wonderful views for the photos to be made. Then the Russian village Kinerma is visited, and here invites find out that it got the title of the most beautiful village of the country. Later on, we drive for the Petrozavodsk town and have night in the hotel.
Day 4: Petrozavodsk - Medvezhyegorsk
Finally the outing is made to Medvezhyegorsk! It is going to be the trip to the Marcial water resort, which can be seen in the course of the way of the Murmansk highway. The journey today is based on showing the first reserve of the country, where the Kivach waterfall is witnessed. Flora and fauna is saved here, so enjoy these views. Going on, the land of volcano Girvas and the panorama of the Palozerskaya hydroelectric power station can be noticed. In the hotel night is ordered.
Day 5: Medvezhyegorsk - Zaonezhie - Kizhi Island - Medvezhyegorsk
The goal of the day is the route to Zaonezhie, where the old chapel can be noticed. Then the direction is made to Kosmozero village. The village is seen to be located at the Kosmozero lake, of Zaonezhsky peninsula, and all is found in the south of the country. By the way, we would like to show a worldwide known Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker (Khram Svyatitelya Nikolaya Chudotvortsa). The trip to Kizhi island is visited today, and here there are many structures of the wooden ancient building, as in traditional style. For the end of the day we get to Medvezhyegorsk through the Shungite deposit and have night in the hotel.
Day 6: Medvezhyegorsk - Gimoly
The Gimoly village is going to be seen today and it is famous for the olden constructions of the territory. Then you have rest and lunch on the shore of the lake, for then getting to the other striking location, Lake Pizanets. The lake is the pearl of the Karelian taiga. There are always many tourists coming to wander here. And of course for night we have prepared the hotel.
Day 7: Gimoly - Vegarus
Today guests have breakfast and then take the route to Vegarus village. This village is seen as one of the smallest ones but silent at the same time. It is found in the Loimolsky countryside settlement, which is based at the Suoyarvsky district of Karelia. The tour today can be seen to be made along the Votovaara mountain. As usual, such a mysterious site is the attraction of the people. In Porosozero viilage we would like to offer rest, for then starting to Vegarus village, where night in the hotel is offered.
Day 8: Vegarus - Gardarika
Be the invitee of the closed area, also identified to be protective, Gardarika. It is known to be the clean location of Karelia, with the following location to be seen in 60 km from Sortavala town. Then as we get to the location, the meteorite lake Yanisyarvi is visited. Also being here we can notice the wonderful pine wood. Along the way, you have a chance to view the Mount Hiidenvuori, meaning in translation Leshego Mountain. In the hotel-club Gardarika night is offered for the guests.
Day 9: Gardarika - St. Petersburg
This is the time of returning to St. Petersburg. The drive is made to the museum of the rock garden and the Puikkola village. Here guests have 30-minute drive for seeing the Gardarika hotel. And the village itself is based in the Kaalam settlement of the Sortavala region, with about 500 people living there. In St. Petersburg night is offered in the hotel.
Day 10: St. Petersburg - Peterhof - St. Petersburg
Our day starts early in the morning, when the route is taken to the area of Peterhof. This is going to be the view of the buildings of the French Versailles style, with then getting to the fountains located in the Upper and Lower Parks. One of the most famous ones is "Samson". The guests continue the travel experience with visiting of the Great Peterhof Palace, from which the tour is made to the Monplaisir Palace. And this is the location where the observation deck makes the vision of the Gulf of Finland. This is the location, where boarders can have a sight of the Cruiser "Aurora", the Strelka V.O. cape. The latter one is known to be in the east of Vasilievsky Island. Then a walking journey is offered, and along it you have a view of Gostiny Dvor (Guests' Court), St. Isaac's Cathedral and the Bronze Horseman monument. In the hotel you have night, last in Russia.
Day 11: St. Petersburg - Airport
Early in the morning you will be relocated to airport.