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Jeep tours in Karelia

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Tour duration: 1-2 days days
Price: 6600 ₽
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  • For groups of 2 or more people tours are held on any convenient days.
  • Off-road vehicles of foreign brands are available (for example, Toyota Land Cruiser 70, 80, 90, Toyota Tacoma, JEEP Grand Cheroke).
  • The ability to visit hard-to-reach places (for example, mount Vottovaara), the organization of fishing in remote places from civilization.

 You can choose from the following programs of jeep tours in Karelia:

Offroad school

– 09.00 Meeting with the driver at the railway station of Petrozavodsk.
The place and time of the meeting is agreed with the Manager at the time of booking.
– To Board the jeeps.
– Breakfast in the city cafe.
– 10.00 Departure from Petrozavodsk on the route: the village of Pryazha-the village of Svyatozero (movement on the highway 60 km).
– 11.00 we Leave the asphalt road.
– Instructions on safety and basics of driving an SUV.
– Tourists get behind the wheel. The driver-instructor is present in each car and monitors the safety on the route.
– The route passes through the old village roads-in the direction of the Karelian village of manga.
– The way begins with enough passable roads and gradually becomes more complicated – there are fords, rocky and rocky areas, clay long climbs and deep ruts.
– 14.00 Halt. Picnic by the Costa on the shore of the forest lake.
Cook barbecue on the coals. Fresh vegetables, cheese, bread, hot tea or coffee with gingerbread.
– Continuation of the route along the old village roads. In the way there are several abandoned villages – Tarusenga, Maselga, Casasnovas. Inspection of the ruins of Northern houses and ancient chapels.
– 18.00 Departure on the asphalted road near the village of manga.
– Inspection of the ancient village and preserved here the chapel of the Nativity of the blessed virgin.
– 19.00 Return to Petrozavodsk (on the highway – 60 km).

The Volcano Girvas

– 09.00 Meeting with the driver at the railway station of Petrozavodsk.
The place and time of the meeting is agreed with the Manager at the time of booking.
– To Board the jeeps.
– Breakfast in the city cafe.
– Familiarization tour of the city.
– 10.00 Departure from Petrozavodsk on the route.
– Stop in the village of Tsarevich at the chapel.
– On the way there is a small stop and ascent on foot to Sampo mountain (about 5 minutes walk to the top). From the mountain offers a magnificent panorama of forests and Islands of lake Konchezero.
– Continuation of the route.
– 11.00 Visit to the first Russian resort “Martsialnye Vody”.
Tasting of water from underground sources.
– Continuation of the route.
– The first off-road obstacle is sand pits.
– 12.00 Instructing on safety and basics of management of the SUV.
Tourists get behind the wheel. Instructors are present in each car and monitor the safety on the route.
Independent driving instructor in sand pits and on the forest roads along the coast of lake Pleasure.
– Departure to the off-road route. We overcome impassable areas. The track is designed in such a way as to first master the controls and get used to the car, then learn how to pass off-road obstacles.
– 14.00 break and picnic in the pine forest on the shore of lake Pleasure.
Cook barbecue on the coals. Fresh vegetables, cheese, bread, hot tea or coffee with gingerbread.
– Travel on the runway of an abandoned airfield.
– We continue to pass the off-road route.
– Inspection time-the Threshold of the river Suna.
– At the end of the route we will arrive to the current Girvasskoe HPP, built on a rock of volcanic origin.
Thanks to the hydroelectric dam, which drained the bed of the river Suna, and was discovered an ancient volcano Girvas.
– The exit of the highway M-18 “Kola”.
– 17.00 visit to the reserve “Kivach”, inspection of the waterfall.
– It is the third largest plain waterfall in Europe.
– 19.00 Return to Petrozavodsk.

Mountain Vottovaara in Karelia

Day 1 (may 13) – Sampo Mountain + Marcial waters + Girvas volcano + Kivach waterfall:

– 9.00 Meeting at the railway station of Petrozavodsk, accommodation in jeeps.
A brief tour of the city, a visit to the Onega embankment.
– 10.00 Departure from Petrozavodsk on the route (highway).
We are moving along the “old Murmansk road” – the historical path that Peter I passed for treatment in the Marcial waters.
Stop in the village of Tsarevich at the chapel.
– 10.30 Short stop and climb to Sampo mountain (about 5 minutes walk to the top). The famous mountain kaleval runes Sampo-owes the name of the Soviet-Finnish film “Sampo”, which was shot in these places in the 1960s based on the Karelian-Finnish epic”Kalevala”.
From the mountain offers a magnificent panorama of forests and Islands of lake Konchezero.
We continue on the route.
– 11.00 Visit to the first Russian resort of Marcial waters.
It was founded by Peter I in 1719.
Tasting of healing water from 3 underground springs.
We continue to move the highway to the reserve “Kivach”.
On the way visit the Temple of the Holy Trinity (Trinity Church) the village of Konchezero. Brick single-altar single-headed Church with a bell tower, built on charitable donations at the Konchezersky mining plant.
– 13.00 visiting the reserve, visiting the famous waterfall Kivach.
It is located on the river Suna-one of the largest Karelian rivers. The height of the waterfall is about 11 meters (water falls from several ledges). It is the third largest plain waterfall of Europe (after the Rhine falls and a Large Anissaras in the Murmansk region).
Driving on the highway to p. Girvas.
– 14.00 Examination of the current Girvasskoe HPP (Palyeozerskaya HPP), built in the period from 1933 to 1951 on a rock of volcanic origin.
It is thanks to the spillway of the hydroelectric power station, which washed the soil from the rock, and was discovered the oldest volcano – Girvas (3 billion years).
– 15.00 Halt in a pine forest, snack.
Having had a snack and having had a rest, we continue movement on a route.
– 17.00 Exit to the dirt road, then to the forest.
The safety and governance of the SUV.
Here you can get behind the wheel and under the guidance of an instructor to ride on their own Karelian off-road.
– 20.00 in the Evening we will be on the cozy shore of a forest lake on the slope of the mountain Vottovaara. We set up camp, light a fire.
You are waiting for the evening around the campfire in good company, dinner, singing and playing guitar.
– Overnight in tents or in the guest house (outdoor facilities).
The length of the route is 280 km.
Day 2 (may 14) – the Mountain Vottovaara is the highest peak:

– 07.00 Early Wake up, Breakfast.
– 08.00 We are waiting for the mysterious mountain spirits they lie.
Mount Vottovaara is the highest point of the West Karelian upland and the most ancient place of worship – the sacred place of the ancient Saami. The mountain offers a beautiful 360-degree view of the Karelian taiga, lakes and swamps.
On forest roads we drive up almost to the top of the mountain Vottovaara.
Trekking on the top of Vottovaara (about 5-8 km), sightseeing of seids and panoramas from the mountain. Photo.
– 12.00 Return to the cars, departure to the village.
Along the way – stop, inspection of the monument to the guerrilla group, built on the rock Komsomol p. Sukkozero in the 80s. The monument is a staircase carved into the rock.
– 14.00 Lunch in a cafe in the village.
– 19.30 Arrival in Petrozavodsk, dinner in the cafe (or dinner will be Packed to take the train).
– 20.00 Arrival at the railway station.
The length of the route is 280 km.

 

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