We invite you to go on a trip to Ruskeala from Sortavala. This route is perfect for those who have already settled in a hotel on vacation in this town or its environs and want to go on an excursion not in a crowd of unfamiliar people, but with their own company. Mountain Park “Ruskeala” is a unique sight of Karelia! Picturesque marble rocks are reflected in the greenish surface of the cleanest lakes! Ruskeala is a symbol of the rebirth of the Karelian land, a symbol of harmony between man and nature! Ruskeala is the pearl of the Northern Ladoga area! Unique excursion routes of the North-West of Russia are waiting for you: pedestrian, water, underground. Fans of extreme sports are offered incredible opportunities of an all-season zip-line zip-line and a rope park. Ecological races and festivals are regularly held! Here they treat deliciously introducing guests to the sacred traditions of Karelian cuisine! The craftsmen use local material to create magnificent souvenirs that keep the warmth of skilled hands!
1,500 – 80,000 rubles. The cost depends on the options for the services provided, the number of tourists, the duration of the trip.
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
Entrance fees according to the program
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Plane / train tickets
HOW TO DRESS:
comfortable non-slip warm footwear for hiking (for women – without heels)
Jackets and pants by weather and season
Documents (passport or birth certificate)
Stock of food and water
IMPORTANT: there is a limit on the number of people in a group, as well as an age limit for descent into the adits (from 7 years old inclusive). In the adits, the temperature is around 8 degrees year-round, so you need to take warm clothes!
10:40 Arrival of the Lastochka electric train at the railway station in Sortavala, meeting with the guide at the station, boarding a comfortable bus. On request, we can pick up your company at Winter’s Dacha, in Chernye Kamni, Ladoga Manor or Lamberg Manor.
12:00 Stop at the Ahinkoski waterfall
12:45 Arrival at Ruskeala Mountain Park
13:00 Excursion “By the way of mountain craftsmen” goes around the pearl of the Mountain Park – the Marble Canyon
15:00 End of excursion, Free time
(boat trip on the marble lake, jump with Tarzanka rope, zip-line ride over the marble lake; rope park “Kubik”, year-round: “Kalevala Park”)
By prior agreement, we can offer an excursion to the Underground part of Ruskeala (adits) as part of a group, or individually.
16:00 Departure from the Ruskeala mountain park to the city of Sortavala
16:40 Arrival in the city of Sortavala, free time
17:40 Transfer to the railway station or hotel