Day Tour to Kizhi in summer season

Duration

Approx. 9 hours

Tourist activity

Culture and History

Tourist destination

Karelia Tours, Kizhi Tours

Easy trip to Kizhi from May till October

  • Travel to Kizhi Island by hydrofoil
  • Explore the historical wooden churches
  • Enjoy nature and landscapes
  • Roundtrip boat fare and walking tour on the Island are included
Itinerary
Day 1. Petrozavodsk - Kizhi - Petrozavodsk
09:00 (or at another time) - Pick-up at hotel or railway station in Petrozavodsk by our English-speaking representative. We need your train information to be sure that there is enough time for this trip.
Transfer to the harbour.
Board the hydrofoil.
Departure for the island of Kizhi (usually at 10:15). Travel time is 90 minutes one way.
Arrive at Kizhi Island.
Walking tour of the grounds of the open-air museum of wooden architecture of Kizhi with local English-speaking guide. See historical chapels, houses and churches, including the multi-domed Transfiguration Church built in 1714.
Leave back for Petrozavodsk.
Return to Petrozavodsk (usually at 17:15).
Standard package does not include any services upon your return to Petrozavodsk. We can arrange a return transfer to the hotel or railway station.
Included

1. Pick up at the station or hotel in Petrozavodsk.
2. Transfer to the pier and assistance with boarding the boat to Kizhi..
3. Hydrofoil tickets Petrozavodsk - Kizhi – Petrozavodsk.
4. Entrance to Kizhi Museum.
5. Walking tour at Kizhi with a local English-speaking guide.

Reviews

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,

Vilma