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Quad safari in Karelia

This tour is not available and is archived.
Easy - nothing more than normal walking while sight-seeing
Moderately Easy - 1-3 hours of physical activity daily
Moderate - 3-5 hours of physical activity daily
Challenging - 5-7 hours of challenging physical activity daily
Extreme - 7+ hours of challenging/extreme physical activity daily
Difficulty
Basic — most of nights in tents or rooms with shared WC, some nights in comfortable rooms.
Standard — most of nights in comfortable rooms, some nights in tents or rooms with shared WC.
Upgraded — all nights in comfortable rooms.
Comfort
Highlights
  • A week-end in the nature, far from the bustling city
  • Quad safari in the Karelian forest
  • Get an insight into Karelian cultural heritage
  • Discover Karelia in a fall atmosphere
Tour Overview

Willing to make your public holiday week-end a very special one?

Join our Quad Safari Tour in Karelia!

Located at the border with Finnish Lapland, Karelia is covered with dense forests and crystal clear lakes.

Come and discover the beauty of this region, its untouched nature, its unique fauna and flora, its cultural heritage and its traditions. Cross boreal forests on quad, discover local fauna at the zoo "Three bears", experience folklore and traditions of Siamozero region, taste local cuisine.

A perfect getaway to give a boost to your moral before winter!

 

 

Tour programme
  • Day 1
    Optional: train ticket Moscow-Petrazavodsk (night train - departure 1st of November). 09:00 - Meeting at the railway station in Petrozavodsk. Breakfast at a café. Panoramic City-tour of Petrozavodsk. Discovery of the main attractions of Karelia capital city, acquaintance with its history. Visit to the shores of Lake Onega and a sculpture collection of avant-garde art. Departure to the Kivatch nature reserve. Discover of the waterfalls, visit of the Museum of Nature. Lunch. Excursion to the city of Kondopoga and visit of the Dormition Church. Transfer to the resort (115 km). Accommodation. Dinner.
  • Day 2
    Breakfast. Beginning of the safari (two people per quad). We will drive our quads to the "Three Bears" zoo complex on the shores of Lake Syamozero (80 km). The itinerary features varied terrain and beautiful scenaries. Discovery of local fauna in the zoo: bears, elks, raccoons, dogs, lynxes, wolves, ferrets, chinchillas, foxes and others. En-route picnic (tea, sandwiches, fruit, cakes). Drive to the tourist base, installation. Banya (Russian bath). Dinner and night.
  • Day 3
    Breakfast. In the morning, free time in the resort. We advise you to go for a walk on the picturesque Azannavolok half-island! Lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to Petrozavodsk (70 km). End of the programm. Optional: train ticket Petrozavodsk - Moscow (night train).
        Detailed description
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        Price includes
        • English-speaking guide services
        • Accommodation as per itinerary
        • Transport as per itinerary
        • Meals
        • Excursions and visits as per itinerary
        • Banya
        • Letter of invitation
        Price does not include
        • Medical insurance
        • Administrative registration
        • Personal expenses and tips
        • Visa fees and travel insurance
        • Railway tickets
        For more info, please download the detailed description of the trip.
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