THE PRICE INCLUDES
transit route Rabocheostrovsk – Solovki – Rabocheostrovsk
all excursions and meals (2 breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 2 dinners), according to the program. The system BPCS
Suitable for: tours to Solovki from Moscow
We invite the most curious tourists to the first spring tour to the Solovetsky Islands through the Karelian city of Kem. In the only may race we have provided comfortable accommodation in the hotel “Solo Nord” in the center of the village, opposite the monastery. A two-day stay on the island will be remembered by all tourists with a rich and rich excursion program – from a walking tour of the Solovetsky monastery, to a sea excursion to the Big Zayatsky island to the ancient Neolithic labyrinths and the Church of St. Andrew. Get ahead of the main tourist flow to the Solovetsky archipelago and visit it without haste and fuss, only in the company of best friends and with a reliable tour operator in the Russian North!
20:11 – the tourists arriving by train # 92 from Moscow to Murmansk to the article (dispatch from Moscow yesterday evening at 19:53). Meeting tourists at the main entrance to the railway station from the platform with a sign “North tour”. Transfer to the Rabocheostrovsk (15 km). Accommodation in the tourist complex “Berth” in rooms with amenities on the block. Dinner in the hotel’s café.
00: 52-Arrival at Kem station by train No. 16 Moscow-St. Petersburg-Murmansk (departure the day before from Moscow at 00: 41, from St. Petersburg at 09: 50 am of the current day). Transfer to the Rabocheostrovsk (15 km). Accommodation in the tourist complex “Berth” in rooms with amenities on the block. Rest.
07: 00 – Breakfast in the café. Landing on the ship “Vasily Kosyakov”.
08: 00 – Crossing the White sea (2.5 hours) to the Solovetsky Islands. During the transition, tourists can see Beluga whales-Northern dolphins, sea hares and seals.
10: 00-Arrival to the Big Solovetsky island. Transfer to hotel. Accommodation at the hotel “Solo Nord” in rooms with amenities.
11: 00-Sightseeing tour of the Solovetsky Kremlin (2.5 hours) – the tour introduces visitors to the history of the Solovetsky monastery. Tourists visit the territory of the Central complex of the monastery, operating temples, monuments included in the UNESCO world heritage list, objects of economic activity of the monastery.
14: 00-Lunch in the cafe.
15: 00-Bus and walking tour ” mount Sekirnaya. Holy ascension monastery” (4 hours). Tourists will visit one of the highest points Of the big Solovetsky island – mount Sekirnaya, from the top of which offers an unforgettable view of the Northern part of The big Solovetsky island and the White sea. Get acquainted with the history and monuments of the current Holy ascension monastery, where during the Solovetsky camp was a punishment cell-a place of detention and punishment of prisoners. They will see a unique lighthouse Church. Continuation of the tour “Botanical garden – Makar’evskaya desert”. Tourists will visit one of the northernmost Botanical gardens of Russia, which is located on the territory of the former makaryevskaya desert, see the monuments, unique planting of different periods of the history of the Solovetsky Islands, enjoy the amazing view of the ensemble of the Solovetsky monastery, opening from the Alexander hill.
20: 00-Return to the hotel. Rest. Dinner (self-service, extra charge). Optional in the evening – on your own on Filippovskii cages – a unique hydraulic structure for fishing, built in the XVI century in the Solovetsky hegumen Filipp. Nearby is the place of settlement of the venerable Zosima and savvatiya, the Holy spring.
08: 30-Breakfast in the café. Check-out (Luggage storage).
10: 00-Excursion “Sights of The big Hare island” (3 hours). Marine boat Sackage to the Big island. Tourists will visit the largest pagan sanctuary of II-I Millennium BC, see the stone labyrinths, a complex of religious and burial structures, Russia’s first stone Harbor, the monuments of St. Andrew’s skete.
14: 00-Lunch in the cafe.
15: 00-Free time. Independent visit to souvenir shops, exhibitions of the Solovetsky Museum-reserve and specialized shop of the Arkhangelsk seaweed combine.
17: 00-group Gathering at Tamarin pier (delivery of things to the pier by bus). Landing on the boat ” Vasily Kosyakov.” The sea voyage to the village of Rabocheostrovsk.
19:00 – Arrival in Rabocheostrovsk. Dinner in the cafe of the tourist complex. Transfer to the railway station of Kem.
20: 55-departure of tourists to St. Petersburg by train № 21.
03: 38 – departure of tourists by train № 293 Murmansk – Anapa. It is possible to organize an additional paid night in TC “Berth” and departure of tourists by morning trains.