Travel to the volcanoes land

Descriptif

Hiking and rafting, transfers with different transports (inflatable boats, helicopter, four-wheel drive) allowing to admire the landscape, accommodation in tent and at the hotel, meals generally on a camp fire, visit of a museum and of the local fish market.

Dates

From July to September (13 days / 12 nights).

1st Day Flight to Moscow. Arrival in Moscow. Flight to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatski in the evening.
2nd Day Arrival in Petropavlovsk-Kamtchatski. Transfer to the hotel in the Paratunka spa. Free time.
3th Day Breakfast. Transfer to the heliport. Helicopter flight to the Valley of Geysers and visit of about one hour and a half, Lunch-box. Transfer by helicopter to the Uzon caldera. 40 min. walk around the volcano. Transfer by helicopter to Nalichevo Valley well known for its thermal springs. Free time with possibility of bathing in the springs. Back to the heliport and then to the hotel by car.
4th Day Breakfast. Transfer by car to the Gorely volcano’s caldera. Climbing (2 hours), lunch and viewing of the craters for 2 hours. Descent and back to the hotel in the proximity of the volcanoes.
5th Day Breakfast. Transfer by car and of foot to the foot of Mutnovski volcano. lunch and viewing of the craters for 2 hours. Descent and drive back to Petropavlovsk. Night at the hotel.
6th Day Breakfast. Drive to Petropavlovsk port. Boat tour in Avacha Bay up to the Starichtkov Island (6 hours). Lunch. Back in Petropavlovsk visit of the volcanoes museum and walk on the shore. Back to the hotel.
7th Day Breakfast. Transfer by car to the volcanic plateau between the Avacha et Koriaksky volcanoes. Lunch. Free time and Temps libre, acclimatization. Dinner. Night in a hut.
8th Day Breakfast. Climbing of Avacha volcano (5-6 hours). Lunch. Descent (3-4 hours). Dinner. Night in the same hut.
9th Day Breakfast. Back to Petropavlovsk. Free time. Night at the hotel.
10th Day Breakfast. Transfer to the heliport. Flight to Kuril Lake, included in the list on the UNESCO World Heritage. It is famous for its beauty and the large number of brown bears inhabiting its shores. Observation of bears and spawning salmons. Lunch. Helicopter flight Ksudakh Volcano’s caldera. Helicopter flight to the Khodutinskie thermal springs. Back to the hotel in Petropavlovsk.
11th Day Breakfast. Transfer to the Bystraya River. Rafting and fishing of salmons and trout. Lunch. Back to Petropavlovsk in the evening.
12th Day Breakfast. Possibility of visiting the local fish market. Lunch. Free time.
13th Day Breakfast. Transfer to the airport and flight to Moscow. Arrival in Moscow and departure to Geneva.

Price: from € 2900

Included: hotel room and hut, transfers, all the excursions of the programme except for Kuril Lake, breakfast and lunch, dinner in the hut, sleeping bags and trekking sticks, guides and cook on Avacha volcano, visa support.

Not included: visa, flights, all dinners except for the ones in the hut, trip to Kouril Lake, all services outside the programme.

Remark
This is just a suggested itinerary and it can be modified