Karelian Weekend
Kizhi & Ruskeala

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Day 1. Arrival & Breakfast

Meeting point - Petrozavodsk the railway-station.
Russian Breakfast


Day 1. Petrozavodsk History Tour

Acquaints with the historic centre of the city, its churches and the unique open-air museum on the embankment of lake Onego.


Day 1. Kizhi Island

Then a hydrofoil "Cometa" brings the group to the island of Kizhi in lake Onego. Kizhi is the gem of Karelia where the world-wide known museum of wooden architecture is placed. The group visits the historical-architectural and ethnographic outdoor museum. On coming back from the island – transfer to the hotel.


Day 2. Martial Spa

Breakfast at the hotel and guided bus tour to the Martial Spa. It's the oldest health resort in Russia founded by the first Emperor of Russia Peter the Great. There the group can try the curative water from the springs and visit the Church of the Apostle Peter (1721).

Day 2. Ruskeala

Your second day adventure starts with the most beautify corner in Karelia – Ladoga Area Ruskeala mountain park - the old abandoned quarry located on the Northern Ladoga. The site delivered the stone for greatest architectural projects around RussianEmpire times for almost three centuries. Now it attracts tourists all over the world. During the tour you will also visit the mysterious “Underground Ruskeala” and walk through the cleared marble caves.


Day 2. Spare Time

After the tour you will have a spare time to explore quarry park by your own. This is the great place to take picturesque photos or even meditate. The view at and from the canyon is breathtaking and the site beams positive energy stored in stones.


What's Included?


Accommodation at the best hotels in Karelia. Comfortable rooms with en-suite WC and shower.

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Comfortable transfers by
Car, Bus, & Boats.
Experienced drivers & safety.

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Includes all meals per itinerary.
Russian cuisine experiences in special places.

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Tour Guides

English-speaking tour leaders, guides and professional services of local guides.

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