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Kamchatka highlights

If you dream to visit the most unique geography and nature on our planet, then this tour is for you.

Breathtaking skyline views from the top of volcano craters, steaming water fountains and pulsating mud pots of the mysterious Valley of Geysers has it all. Add to this rich wildlife and we guarantee that even wildest fantasies will not bring you close to what your eyes can see during the trip.

Type: Small Group Tours
Duration: 11 days

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Day 1:

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky airport...arrival transfer to accommodations (B&B). Welcome dinner at local restaurant. 

Day 2:

Petropavlovsk...breakfast. City tour with visit to the Kamchatka State Unified Museum. In the afternoon (time to be announced/weather dependent), transfer to helicopter for a flight (20-25 minutes) to Nalychevo Nature Park. Upon arrival, settle into cabins at the park center. Orientation. Free time and chance to walk to nearby hot springs. Dinner in summer kitchen at park. Overnight.

Day 3:

Nalychevo Nature Park...breakfast. Hike to Aagsky mineral springs about 12 km on good trail. Set up camp and relax. Guide and camp helper will cook dinner. Guests set up own tents. 

Day 4:

Aagsky mineral spring...breakfast. Hike to Tischinsky Narzany mineral spring total of 13 km crossing the Shumnaya River and arriving to Koryaksky Narzany mineral spring. Camp.

Day 5:

Koryaksky mineral spring...breakfast. Steep hike to Camel Mountain total of 14 km on the up back side of the pass between Koryaksky and Avachinsky Volcanoes. Pass elevation 1100 meters. Camp. If time allows, feel free to continue on to Avacha peak.

Day 6:

Avachinsky Volcano camp...breakfast. Ascend Avachinsky Volcano (2750 meters), ~ 6-7 hours steep hike, but not technical climbing. Evening return to Petropavlovsk city by the truck. Overnight in B&B.

Day 7:

Petropavlovsk city...breakfast. Depart for 6 hours tour to Valley of Geysers by helicopter (1 hour 15 minutes each way). Upon arrival, group excursion. Lunch at lodge. Overnight and dinner at B&B in Petropavlovsk.

Day 8:

Petropavlovsk city...breakfast. Transfer by truck to Mutnovsky Volcano. Upon arrival, hike the Opastniy Canyon or "Dangerous Canyon". Over 300 feet deep, the canyon conceals a waterfall cascading to its depths. Return transfer to the base. Overnight and dinner. Camp.

Day 9:

Mutnovsky Volcano base...breakfast. Transfer to Mutnovsky Volcano for a full day hike up to the crater (2323 meters). Lengthy hike will be awarded with great sightseeing. Geysers colored by fumaroles and mineralized waters look incredible. Overnight in tents at the BC. In the evening, return to the base. Overnight and dinner. Camp.

Day 10:

Mutnovsky Volcano base...breakfast. Transfer to Goryely Volcano (1828 meter) for a full day hike up to crater, where you can see acid turquoise blue crater lake. In the evening return to Petropavlovsk for closing banquet. Overnight at B&B. 

Day 11:

Departure day, airport transfer.

What's included

  • Invitation letter and visa registration
  • Instructor and an assistant (cook)
  • Full board & lodging as described
  • Camping equipment
  • Transportation & Transfers as described
  • National Park fee
Not included in the price
  • International and domestic air fares to/from Kamchatka
  • Visa processing fee
  • Travel/Health Insurance
  • Personal expenses
Additional info
  • You will need to carry a rucksack of approximately 12-14 kilograms. Porters can be hired to carry packs for extra fee.
  • Be prepared to take a "shower" in the river.
  • Cary repellent for mosquitoes at all times.
  • If personal hygiene is an issue-bring your own sleeping bags.
  • Carry toilet paper when in the field.


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Russian visa support (Russian visa invitation letter) is included.

Sights included in program

Kamchatka : Avachinsky volcano
Avachinsky is one of the most active stratovolcanoes on the Kamchatka peninsula.  Read more
Kamchatka : Gorely volcano
The body of an active Gorely volcano gives a truly breathtaking sight! In the past, the upper part of a big ancient shield volcano lowered, forming a 13 kilometers caldera, from its bottom by chain of craters intensive eruptions started. Read more
Kamchatka : Koryaksky volcano
Koryaksky is a tall conical stratovolcano located NW of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy. Read more
Kamchatka : Mutnovsky volcano
Mutnovsky volcano is one of the biggest volcanoes in the south of Kamchatka. It has a complex structure and a long history of development. The volcano (2,323 m.) is made up of four merged cones with top calderas. Read more
Nalychevo Nature Park was created in 1995 and included into the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List in 1996 in the Volcanoes of Kamchatka nomination. The park has an area of 286,000 ha. Read more
Far East : Kamchatka
Kamchatka (peninsula in the Far East of Russia) is a unique place, born of fire, like the Earth itself. Kamchatka has never been quiet - its history is one of continuous, violent rebirth. It is the most active area of our planet where volcanic activity manifests itself in all its beauty. The skyline is almost everywhere contoured with volcanoes. It is composed of more than 160 volcanoes, 29 of which are still active. In addition, there is a multi... Read more
Petropavlovsk - Kamchatsky : Kamchatka Regional Unified Museum
You will get acquainted with the rich history of the peninsula, the customs of local people, the diversity of animal and plant life. Read more
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Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

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In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the best tour guides only. Multilingual and well travelled, each possesses deep insight into the diverse attractions and cultural patterns throughout the region. With us guides undergo a rigorous selection process, achieving outstanding knowledge of local culture and language. Rest assured that the best tour guides only will be working on the tours to give you excellent opportunity to explore the best of the sights during both short and long-term stay in Russia.

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