Breakfast at the hotel.
~09:00 - In the morning we take a boat for the tour of Valaam Island and Monastery.
~10:00 - Upon arrival we visit the central Transfiguration Cathedral,
the Church of the Resurrection, observe fairy-tale Gethsemane Skete, and enjoy the beautiful forests and lake landscapes of the Island. In between of the tours the Monastery choir performs a short but impressive concert of the church songs. Lunch is served at the refectory and includes typical monastery meals such as vegetarian soup and fish.
~16:00 - Return to Sortavala and drive to Petrozavodsk.
~21:30 - Accommodation and overnight at the hotel in Petrozavodsk.