1 Day In Karelia  
Sortavala & Ruskeala

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1. Arrival & Breakfast

Meeting point: Sortavala Train Station
Start time: 10:00
Your one-day adventure starts from a little journey by retro-train that will drive you the fascinating destination - Ruskeala Mountain Park.


2. Ruskeala

Ruskeala mountain park - the old abandoned quarry located on the Northern Ladoga. The site delivered the stone for greatest architectural projects around Russian Empire times for almost three centuries. Now it attracts tourists all over the world. The huge bowl, carved out of marble by people filled with the purest green water reaching a height of 25 meters above the water's mirror, makes a strong impression on visitors. During the tour you will also visit the mysterious “Underground Ruskeala” and walk through the cleared marble caves.


3. Spare Time & Lunch

After the tour you will have a spare time to explore quarry park by your own by taking picturesque photos or 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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