Breakfast at the hotel.~ - Departure by boat for Kizhi. Walking tour of the Kizhi Museum with a local English-speaking guide. In between of the tours the Monastery choir performs a short but impressive concert of the church songs. The drivers were professional and the vans we traveled in were clean and comfortable. What an experience to visit an area of Russia few Americans have ever seen!
~ - Arrival at Solovetsky Island, transfer to the hotel. We found them to be enormously helpful, well informed and responsive to even the most detailed of requests.
Optional visits - Maritime Museum, Gulag Museum or the White Sea coast. Nordic Travel provided us with support in terms of bookings for accommodation in 'difficult to book' places; with bookings for hydrofoil connections; with guides in various locations and with general support.
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The main places of interest of Zayatsky, covered with the tundra-type vegetation are its mysterious stone labyrinths dating back about 4000 years and a small wooden church of St. It is known for the medieval Solovetsky monastery and rich wildlife, including Beluga whales, harp seals and bearded seals, as well as numerous bird species. Accommodation at the hotels (rooms with en-suite WC and shower); 2. Meals as per itinerary (B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - dinner); 4. English-speaking tour leader and local guides' services; Note: All boat trips are weather dependent.
PETROZAVODSK, Republic of Karelia — In trying to reach and conquer the Baltic Sea, Tsar Peter the Great declared war on the Swedish Empire in 1700.About 85% of the territory is covered with forests.There are also more than 27,000 rivers and over 60,000 lakes in Karelia, including Lake Ladoga (17,000 square kilometers) and Lake Onego (9,900 square kilometers), which are among the largest lakes in Europe. ~ - Transfer to the traditional Karelian village of Kinerma. Their contact, Konstantin Simonov provided a very high standard of support from first e mail contact to face to face meeting in Karelia.Lunch is served at the refectory and includes typical monastery meals such as vegetarian soup and fish. We wouldn't hesitate to book another Nordic Travel tour.A leafy park in the neoclassical center leads to the grand Musical Theater and former governor's residence.