Kamchatka

Volcanoes of Kamchatka and the Pacific Ocean

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  • Activity
  • Culture
  • Comfort
  • Avaliable: June — September
  • Duration: 12 days
  • Group: from 6 people
  • Border permits: -
Languages: English
  • Transfer time and distance: 29 hours, 1780 km (in total)
  • Hiking distance: about 85 km
  • Accommodation: hotel 3*, guesthouse, hostel
  • Flight to: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
Day 1
Meeting in the Elizovo airport. Transfer to hotel complex “Apachinskie termalnye istochniki”. Quick snack in a cafe. Arrival to the tourbase. Check in. Dinner
Day 2
Departure to Tolmachevskoe lake. Break during the transfer: there is a high probability to see bears. Start of the hiking route. Arrival to Tolmachevskoe lake. Crossing the lake on powerboats to the other side, trekking to shuttle bus. Departure to the Gorelyi volcano valley (7 km). There are a lot of lava caves in the caldera near volcano. You will be able to eat a lot of blueberries, cowberries and shiksha near the caves. Camp set up. We will explore lava caves if energy and time remain. Dinner, rest time.
Day 3
Breakfast. Briefing at the foot of the volcano, going up to Gorelyi volcano (1 829m height, 2.5 hours), descend (2 hours), returning to camp. Lunch, rest time, dinner.
Day 4
Early breakfast, departure to the foot of Mytnovskiy volcano. We will see: 1) a small geysers valley. Moreover, there are a lot of boilers with boiling mud and water. Everyone will be able to swim in a bath with blue clay. 2) Spokoynyi stream. Flowing along a narrow gorge, it falls from the rocks resembling the figures of the girls, while the waterfall itself looks like their curly hair. The height of the waterfall is 16 meters. 3) Bathing in the Verhne-Paratynski springs. Moving to Petropalovsk-Kamchatskiy.
Day 5
Transfer to the helicopter pad. Helicopter excursion to the Geysers valley and to the caldera of the Uzon volcano (total duration 6-7 hours) with flying around the active Krymskiy volcano crater and crater lake of the volcano Malyi Semyachik. Hiking to the geysers (2km, 2 hours) and mud boilers (1km, 1 hour). Landing on Zypanova river or Nalychevskih hot springs on the way back. Lunch, bathing in hot springs. Returning to the hotel.
Day 6
Breakfast. Transfer to the pier. Boat trip along Avachinskiy Bay with access to the Pacific Ocean, near "Three Brothers" rocks to the Starichkov island. Fishing and lunch made from the caught fish after arrival. Returning to the city. Visiting ethno-village with national dwellings of indigenous peoples of the North. Acquaintance with their culture and history, photo session in national costumes. Lunch (shank with venison). Returning to the hostel, free evening.
Day 7
Breakfast. Moving to the Vachkazec mountain range and Vachkazecancient volcano (1556m). 1.5 km of trekking rout (height difference is approximately 550-600 m), exploring of lakes and waterfalls. Lunch. Departure to hot thermal springs in Malki, camp set up, dinner, rest time.
Day 8
Early rise, breakfast, departure to the foot of the Ploskiy Tolbachik volcano. It is a Hawaiian volcano type with 3085 m of an absolute height. Crossing through Stydenaya river, moving around 2012-2013 lava eruption through the forest (9 months of eruption). Break near the stream, small hiking route, overview of the stream and Klyuchevskaya group of volcanoes. Arrival to the parking lot. Trekking to the caves on the lava stream. There the branded dessert will be waiting for you - bananas with chocolate baked in foil in the crevices of the lava flow. Returning to the camp, dinner, rest time
Day 9
Early rise, breakfast, the ascent to the cone of the eruption of 1975. At the top we will fry sausages and bread because the cone is still active.
Day 10
Early rise, breakfast, the ascent to the cone of the eruption of 1941. Camp pick up, depature to Esso village. Accommodation in a private hotel.
Day 11
Breakfast, departure to Elizovo, accommodation in hostel.
Day 12
Breakfast, fishmarket, Elizovo airport, departure to home.
Included
  • Accommodation
  • Guide and cook services
  • Meals according to the program
  • Excursions according to the program
  • Transfers
  • Group equipment (tents, carpets, rubber boots, kitchen equipment, dishes, fishing equipment, etc.)
  • Medical insurance
  • Authorizations to natural parks
  • Migration documents
  • Invitation for the visa
Not included
  • Flights to Kamchatka
  • Individual transfer (earlier or later than tour dates)
  • Optional day trips
  • Additional hotel accommodation (before and after the trip)
  • Other additional services
  • Personal expenses
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Souvenirs
  • Visa in Russia
  • Individual equipment (backpack, inflatable mattress, hiking shoes, etc.)
Price from 2200
Options Per (persons / group) Price
Helicopter tour in the valley of geysers per person for request
Helicopter trip to Lake Kourile per person for request
Volcanoes of Kamchatka and the Pacific Ocean
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