TRIP TO KHIBA MOUNTAINS
Excursion to the largest and most beautiful mountain range of the Kola Peninsula, whose age is more than 350 million years.
09:45 – 10:00 – Collection of participants of the tour to the addresses.
10:00 – 13:30 – In this part of the program, we will examine the current quarry in which minerals are mined openly, take a walk to the largest lake of the Kola Peninsula of Imandra, visit the city of Apatity, next to which there is a mineral processing plant sending raw materials in Russia and in 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 in Kirovsk.
14:30 – 18:00 – Walk in the valley of the Khibiny mountains to the lake Small Vudyavr. We 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 a real mountain stream with crystal clear and clear water. We will climb a small mountain plateau, from where a magnificent panoramic view of the mountains opens, which lovers of good landscapes will appreciate.
Next, a small sightseeing tour of the mining village of the 25th Kilometer, where you can sometimes see real miners right on the streets, and also see the structures of the Kirov mine.
Visiting the mining and mineralogical museum, visiting a 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 an excursion “Midnight Sun”, under favorable weather conditions.