Group: up to 16 people
Number of days: 3 days/2 nights
The cost of the program includes:
– accommodation at the Azimut hotel in the Smart Superior room (single or double occupancy)
– Breakfast buffet at the hotel
– lunch, according to the program (tea at the Saami, lunch at the restaurant “tirvas” in the Khibiny, lunch at the cafe p. Teriberka)
– full information support during the tour
– transport services according to the program
– excursion service according to the program (4 excursions)
– hot tea/coffee during the tour
The cost of the program does not include:
– travel to Murmansk and back
– comfortable buses of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter class
– comfortable minivan class Hyundai Grand Starex
– comfortable passenger transport for small groups
The cost of the program with accommodation is:
For 1 person with 2-bed accommodation in the hotel “Azimut” 4* rooms category “Smart Superior” – 27950 rubles
For 1 person with 1-bed accommodation in the hotel “Azimut” 4* rooms category “Smart Superior” – 32700 rubles
The cost of the program without accommodation is:
For 1 person 22 625 rubles (full excursion with lunch)
Arrival of group members, self-check-in at the hotel
12:45 – 13:00 – Gathering of participants in the hotel lobby
Excursion to visit the indigenous inhabitants of the Kola Peninsula – Sami
12:00 — Gathering of tour participants in the lobby of the Azimut hotel»
12:15 – trip to Sami village
14:00 – 15:00 – familiarity with the Sami culture begins with the arrival of guests on the territory of the Sami village. We will visit traditional Sami dwellings, hear stories about Sami culture, customs, beliefs, as well as legends of this people.
15:00 – 15:30 – in this part of the program we will see real reindeer, feed them with moss, make unique selfies with these friendly creatures and hear a story about the features of their breeding and lifestyle.
15:30 – 17:00 – Sami lunch (salmon soup, tea, bread).
Photo in Sami national dress on the territory of the settlement.
17:00 – 18:00 – return to Murmansk
18:00 – free time or departure for the excursion “midnight Sun”, under favorable weather conditions.
Travel to Khibiny mountains
Excursion to the largest and most beautiful mountain range of the Kola Peninsula, which is more than 350 million years old
Breakfast at hotel
09:45 – 10:00 – gathering of tour participants
10:00 – 13:30 – In this part of the program we will examine the existing quarry in which minerals are extracted in an open way, take a walk to the largest lake of the Kola Peninsula Imandra, visit the city of Apatity, next to which there is a mineral processing plant that sends raw materials to Russia and to many countries of the world. We will also visit the city of Kirovsk, where famous Soviet and Russian films were shot and where the popular ski resort is located.
13:30 – 14:30 – lunch at tirvas restaurant»
14:30 – 18:00 – Walk to the valley of the Khibiny mountains to lake Maly Vudyavr. We will find ourselves in the center of a large valley, which is surrounded on all sides by mountain peaks of different shapes and heights. Our path will run along this mountain stream with crystal clear water. We will climb a small mountain plateau, where you will enjoy a magnificent panoramic view of the mountains, which will be appreciated by lovers of good scenery.
Visit the mining and mineralogical Museum, visit the unique collection of stones and minerals from around the world, the age of some exhibits is 90 million years!
18:00 – departure to Murmansk
20.00 – free time or departure for the excursion “midnight Sun”, under favorable weather conditions.
Excursion to the coast of the Arctic ocean (Teriberka village)
A trip to the legendary Northern village, located on the Edge of the Earth, in recent years has become a place of pilgrimage for tourists from all over the world.
07:00 – 08.15 am – Breakfast at the hotel, check-out
08:15 – 08:30 – Gathering of participants in the hotel lobby
08:30 – 10:30 – the Trip to Teriberka starts from Murmansk and passes through the Arctic tundra — a vast area in the North of Russia, Canada and Greenland, where there is no vegetation in the form of trees. On the way we will see a Worship Cross, Seid – a stone of mysterious origin, in which, according to the beliefs of the Saami, lives the spirit of the deceased shaman and landscapes reminiscent of the Norwegian fjords.
10:30 – 12:30 – Tour of Teriberka village. The place became known thanks to the filming of the painting “Leviathan”, which was nominated for an Oscar in 2014. Abandoned fishing huts and the life of the locals.
12:30 – 13:30 – lunch at the cafe
13:30 – 15:00 – we will stop at the cemetery of old abandoned ships, flooded in a small Bay, take a walk along the coast and visit the picturesque waterfall flowing into the Arctic ocean. Make a great selfie on the cliff of a steep cliff, going into the depths of the sea.
15:00 – departure to Murmansk
17.00 – arrival in Murmansk.
The end of the program
Polar day along with the Northern lights is another unique natural phenomenon of the North. From may 22 to July 22, our guests can enjoy the sun beyond the horizon even at night.
20.00 – 22.00 departure Time for the tour (depending on weather conditions)
We will go to one of the most beautiful places of the Kola Peninsula to meet the midnight Sun there. Northern nature on the Kola Peninsula at this time is amazingly beautiful. Crystal rivers and lakes, fresh leaves of dwarf trees, numerous species of moss create their own unique atmosphere. Picnic in nature.
00:00 – midnight sun Meeting
01:00 – departure to Murmansk
Departure on excursion takes place in one of evenings of stay of tourists in Murmansk.