Day 1: St. Petersburg city tour
For the day of today we have prepared a meeting by the driver in the Pulkovo International Airport and the further trip to the cultural principal city of amazing Russia - St. Petersburg. And now it is going to be the sightseeing tour with visiting of such localities as Ostrovsky Square, Vladimirsky Avenue, Vosstaniya Square. At the same time we would like to pay attention to seeing of Mikhailovskaya and Bolshaya Konyushennaya streets as while we walk along these streets, the trip can be made to Palace Square, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Summer Garden and Troitskaya Square. So then night is made in the hotel.
Day 2: St. Petersburg - Kiryavalahti
There are lots of picturesque places in the country, and one of such worth seeing is Kiryavalahti village. It seems to be found in the north of the country, where nature is pure and extremely nice. At the same time the trip here is connected with the telling of stories of the "Finnish era". And this period is connected to Sortavala in its turn. So then the route is made along the zone of the locality of the rocky fort, close to Priozersk town. It can be seen in the trip along the island of the Vuoksa River. Being here we all are able to enjoy the view of waterfalls and wild animals like deer. In the end of the day, we arrive to Kirch Lumivaar, one of the oldest churches of the Finnish era, where night is offered in the hotel.
Day 3: Kiryavalahti - Petrozavodsk
Spend your time productively today, while taking a boat for the journey along the Ladoga Skerries. Having time this way means to view the beauty of mountain park Ruskeala and the White Bridges Waterfall. Here photo stops are highly required to be made. At the same time today invitees are going to view one of the most amazing and charming villages of the whole country, Kinerma. And this managed to get the award of "The most beautiful village". Getting to Petrozavodsk, night is spent in the hotel.
Day 4: Petrozavodsk - Medvezhyegorsk
Transfer to Medvezhyegorsk town is made today and the passing locations are presented by the Marcial water resort, made along the old Murmansk highway. Simultaneously, the route is made along the waterfall Kivach, as one of the first and most significant reserves of Karelia. Here flora and fauna is saved. Lunch is offered at the land of the volcano Girvas, with then seeing the Palozerskaya hydroelectric power station from the panorama. Night is taken in the hotel.
Day 5: Medvezhyegorsk - Zaonezhie - Kizhi Island - Medvezhyegorsk
Early in the beginning of the day, the view of Zaonezhie is taken. But for reaching it, the old chapel is seen by us. Also, the guests take a way along the Kosmozero village, identified as one of the ancient villages of Russia. It seems to be located in the south of the Zaonezhsky peninsula. There are some important sites we would like to show as the Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker. The latter one is known by the locals as Khram Svyatitelya Nikolaya Chudotvortsa. The excursion today is made to the Kizhi island with ancient constructions made of wood. Getting back to Medvezhyegorsk, along with the Shungite deposit, night is offered in the hotel.
Day 6: Medvezhyegorsk - Gimoly
As today the journey is made to Gimoly village, we are going to view the buildings of great historical significance for the local people. By for seeing all of this we need to pass the shore of the lake for rest. Later on, the expedition is made to the pearl of the whole region of Karelian taiga, Lake Pizanets. In the Gimoly village night is offered in the hotel, after we have enjoyed the atmosphere of unique nature.
Day 7: Gimoly - Vegarus
Having breakfast, the trip is oriented to the Vegarus village. It is identified as a small city, with one interesting Loimolsky rural settlement. It is an ancient village settlement of the Suoyarvsky district of Karelia. Getting further, the passage is taken to the Votovaara mountain. It is known to be one of the most mystic sites of the region, with being the attraction of tourists. Almost in the end of the day village Porosozero is taken for rest, for the Vegarus to be taken for night in the hotel.
Day 8: Vegarus - Gardarika
One of the most protective region of Russia and this region is Gardarika. It is famed for being the ecological location of Karelia. In 60km from Sortavala town we are able to view the lake created in the result of meteorite. So it is said so by the locals and legends. Then guests have a stop at the Mount Hiidenvuori. The name is said in Finnish and in translation it means Leshego Mountain. Night is prepared in the hotel-club Gardarika.
Day 9: Gardarika - St. Petersburg
For the better tour, the return to St. Petersburg is organized and it means the opportunity to visit the rock garden museum. Covering 30minutes drive from Gardarika hotel guests have a chance to get to the Puikkola village, found in the settlement of Kaalam. And all is located in the Sortavala region with the population of 500 people. Hotel in St. Petersburg is ordered for the night.
Day 10: St. Petersburg - Peterhof - St. Petersburg
As we are in the cultural capital of Russia, the outing is made to Peterhof area. This is one of the most charming and fabulous locations of the country, with the buildings to be created in the French Versailles style. Here invitees can delight in the beauty of Upper and Lower Parks fountains, "Samson" is the most famous one. Then the way is organized to the Great Peterhof Palace, where there is a special deck for observation of the Gulf of Finland. Getting back to St. Petersburg, we are going to view the Cruiser "Aurora". It is a renowned warship. Also we can view famed Strelka V.O. cape located in the east of Vasilievsky Island. As we still in the excursion, such locations as the Bronze Horseman monument, St. Isaac's Cathedral and Gostiny Dvor (Guests' Court) are highly offered for visiting. Hotel is planned to be ordered for the night.
Day 11: St. Petersburg - Airport
In the sunrise you will be removed to airport.