09: 00 – Transport takes you on a tour to Ruskeala at your designated place. Departure on the route. On the way, the guide will tell you the travel information along the route, as well as draw your attention to the most interesting places on the way. Your way will take place on a picturesque route along the lakes. Closer to the destination you will pass and lake Ladoga. You can ask the driver to make a stop and walk along the shore.
13: 00 – Arrival in Ruskeala. Output from the transport. A short rest before the tour
13: 20 – start of the tour. During the tour to Ruskeala you will visit the main part of the Park-the canyon itself, filled with water, walk through a dry tunnel and enjoy the views and interesting story of the guide. At one of the stops on the route, a stone-working master works. He makes various interesting crafts from marble. You can watch him work and ask him a few questions. Tour time-1-1.5 hours.
14: 40 – Free time. You can walk in the Park, go bungee or take a boat ride (in the summer) on the water surface of the canyon. By prior agreement with the guide, after the main tour in Ruskeala, you can go to the underground galleries located in the Park. The galleries are partially submerged, but they have a floating platform, and the water is illuminated, making this place something like the places from the movie “Avatar”. This excursion to Ruskeala is organized for an additional fee (about 1200 rubles per person). There are age restrictions (children from 4 years).
15: 40 – Independent lunch in a cafe in Ruskeala Park. If you do not like this place, our guide will be happy to tell you other places for lunch on the way to Petrozavodsk.
16: 30 – Departure from Ruskeala Park to Petrozavodsk. The journey time is 3.5 — 4 hours. After the trip, do not hesitate to ask the guide to answer your questions, as well as to ask about other attractions of Karelia.
On the way to Petrozavodsk will be made with the stop about Tominsky waterfalls. Here were shooting one of the films ” and the dawns here are quiet.” The place is beautiful, picturesque and quiet. You can walk for 15-20 minutes and take some interesting pictures
Our guides know everything about this region and will be happy to suggest other interesting places to visit.
20: 00 – Arrival in Petrozavodsk. Transfer to the place you need. The end of the tour in Ruskeala.