Valaam Cruise

Valaam Cruise

3 Days / 2 Nights

Voyage from St. Petersburg to Valaam in Ladoga Lake

  • Full day at Valaam
  • Two guided tours
  • Comfortable cabin for two nights
  • Meals included

Day 1. Departure from St. Petersburg

Meals D

Pick-up at the hotel or train station of St. Petersburg by the driver.
Transfer to the port.
Registration formalities and embarkation on board of the ship.
20:00 - Departure.
Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 2. Valaam

Meals B, L, D

Breakfast on board.
~08:00 - 20:30 - Two walking tours on the island with a local English-speaking guide:
- Cathedral of the Transfiguration and the Monastery manor;
- Hermitages of Valaam Monastery.
In the evening departure back for St. Petersburg.
Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 3. Return to St. Petersburg

Meals No

08:00 - Return to St. Petersburg.
Pick-up by the driver, transfer to the hotel or train station.

During this tour, you will visit


Valaam Monastery

Valaam Monastery

Valaam monastery is one of the most interesting cultural, historical and nature attractions in the North-West of Russia.

Valaam cruise has 3-4 weekly departures between early May and late September. Prices vary depending on departure day (weekends are more expensive), boat class and cabin type. Please, feel free to send us a request with your travel dates and we will provide exact quotation.


1. Accommodation in cabins with en-suite WC and shower;
2. Local English-speaking guide's services at Valaam;
3. Entrance fees at Valaam;
4. Meals as per itinerary;
5. Transfers from the hotel or train station in St. Petersburg to the river terminal and back.

There are mostly Russian-speaking passengers on board and all announcements are made in Russian.

Dear Alexander, Mila, Jean-José, Dora and I, wish to thank you for the organisation of our travel to Valaam. Your management was great, the voyage was splendid: we could not expect so much. The man with the taxi was there the two time and helpful. On the ship, all informations in Russian was not a big problem: so many helpful persons with bits of English, it was enough to understand the essential. Elisabeth, our French speaking guide is a great lady, pleasant, very documented on the site and full of interesting anecdotes. Please convey our thanks to her. Thank you Alexander for those memorable days. And thank you to Nordic Travel. With my best regards.

Michel, France

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