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Rafting Bystraya River

What a great way to see Kamchatka! Raft the second longest river on the Peninsula - the Bystraya River.

Bring your fishing equipment and expect to catch salmon for dinner and wave the bears feasting along the river. Spend your evenings stargazing by the campfire while learning how to cook ukha, the Russian fish soup.

Type: Small Group Tours
Duration: 4 days

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Day 1:

Petropavlovsk city....Drive (~ 2 hours) to the old Cossack village of Milkovo, founded in 1743 by pioneers who traveled two years across Siberia in search of new lands. Lunch. Orientation. Begin rafting - 3 hours. Overnight in tents.

Day 2:

In route...breakfast. Continue rafting for about 4 hours until Azhitza junction. Lunch. Continue rafting until Stepanova junction. Dinner. Overnight in tents.

Day 3:

In route...breakfast. Continue rafting until Kamyshovaya river junction - 3 hours. Lunch. Continue rafting the section with big rapids (grade III) - 3 hours, 5 rapids total. Dinner. Overnight in tents near the Japanese bridge.

Day 4:

In route...breakfast. Continue rafting until the junction with the main road to Petropavlovsk - 7 hours. Drive (~ 4 hours) to Petropavlovsk.

What's included

  • Invitation letter and visa registration
  • Instructor and a cook
  • Full board & lodging as described
  • Camping and rafting equipment
  • Transportation & Transfers as described
  • Fishing license
Not included in the price
  • International and domestic air fares to/from Kamchatka
  • Visa processing fee
  • Travel/Health Insurance
  • Personal expenses
Additional info
  • River rafting grade II - III
  • 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.
  • Ind. groups 3 people (min) upon request


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

Sights included in program

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is a city and a sea port located in the Far East of Russia, the capital of Kamchatka krai. It is a base of the Russian Pacific Fleet. The population of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is about 181,000 (2015), the area - 362 sq. km. 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
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