INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
travel by bus+boat
excursions according to the program
6.45. Group gathering at the bus (St. Petersburg, Vyborg highway, metro station “Ozerki”). Boarding the bus is possible upon presentation of a passport and a voucher.
7.00. Departure of the bus From St. Petersburg. Arrival in the city of Priozersk, landing on m/V “Balaam.”
9.30. Departure to Valaam island.
About 13.00 arrival at the Monastery Bay.
Hotel accommodation after 15.00.
Excursion in the Central manor of the Valaam monastery.
Vespers in the Cathedral of the Transfiguration. Dinner on boat.
Transfer to Nikon Bay by boat.
Tea in the refectory of the resurrection monastery.
Excursion “new Jerusalem” and Konev lakes, transfer to the Central estate of the monastery.
Excursion to the St. Nicholas monastery and of the Abbot cemetery.
All-night vigil in Spaso-Preobrazhenskiy Cathedral.
Rooms of the monastery hostel are released, things are transferred to the pantry. The band embarks on Skitsky island to the Monasteries of All Saints and Smolensk.
Travel in one direction by bus.
According to the Statute of the Valaam monastery, women are not allowed to enter the inner territory of the Monastery of all Saints.
Departure from Valaam island at 17.00.
Arrival in Priozersk approximately at 21.00.
Boarding the bus.
Approximately 23.30-arrival In St. Petersburg to the metro station “Ozerki”, approximately 00.00-to the metro station “Ploschad Vosstaniya”