Short and easy trip to Karelia
- Includes guided tours in Petrozavodsk and at Kizhi Island
- Good train connection with Moscow and St. Petersburg
- We meet you at the train station
- Available from late May till October
~07:00 (~09:05) - Meet the local guide at the train station of Petrozavodsk (train from St. Petersburg or Moscow). City walking tour.
The guide will provide vouchers for the trip to Kizhi.
~11:30 - Departure for the Island of Kizhi, located in Lake Onego (by hydrofoil, without guide).
~12:45 - Arrival at the Island, meet the Museum guide there.
~13:00 - Walking tour to the open-air Museum of Wooden Architecture Kizhi - Churches of the Transfiguration, Intercession, chapels and traditional wooden houses.
~16:45 - Departure back for Petrozavodsk.
~18:00 - Return to Petrozavodsk.
Independent time in Petrozavodsk until the evening train.
~20:05 (~22:50) - Departure from Petrozavodsk by overnight train for Moscow (St. Petersburg).
Petrozavodsk is a nice city with several interesting sights and a perfect starting point for the trips to Kizhi and other cultural and nature landmarks of Karelia.
The island of Kizhi in Lake Onego is famous for the biggest world ensemble of wooden architecture - Kizhi Museum. It is enlisted in UNESCO's World Heritage List.
1, Boat tickets Petrozavodsk - Kizhi - Petrozavodsk.
2. Entrance fee to Kizhi Museum.
3. English-speaking guides' services on the city walking tour and Kizhi walking tour.
All boat trips are weather dependent.
I just wanted to email you to thank you very much, we had a great day, cold but amazing and that's a lot thanks to you n the lovely guide you provided! So thank you again. Have a great evening. Best regards.
Just wanted to thank you for your service. It was superb, and sweet Olga was a fantastic guide yesterday. We thoroughly enjoyed our day trip. I will mention you and Olga on TripAdvisor when we return home. Thanks again,
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