Dive into the History & Culture of Traditional Karelian Village on Private Tour

We offer ethnographic tour to see the places in republic of Karelia, where the old traditions, customs and mode of life of Karelian villages are still kept.

Kinerma is an ancient Karelian village situated 100 km from Petrozavodsk. You’ll be taken to the village by car/bus, have a look around the village.

Kinerma village represents a unique complex of national wooden architecture peculiar to the Karelian-livviki which includes a rural chapel of the Smolensk God’s Mother dated of the second half of XVIII century, surrounded by an ancient cult fur-tree grove, country houses and sauna houses. You will have a hiking excursion in the village, visit an exhibition telling about the history of the village and have a traditional tea ceremony in the Karelian wooden house, where you will be able to try traditional Karelian bakery.

per adult from

$245

NZD

Duration

6 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Driver’s services as per the program (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C)
    • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request
    • Traditional Karelian tea ceremony + bakery
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Entry/Admission - Smolenskoy Ikony Bozhiyey Materi Chapel
    What's excluded :
    • Personal expenses
    • Gratuities to guide/driver (optional)
    • Soft and alcoholic drinks
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Smolenskoy Ikony Bozhiyey Materi Chapel, Kinerma 186143 Russia

    Kinerma village represents a unique complex of national wooden architecture peculiar to the Karelian-livviki which includes a rural chapel of the Smolensk God’s Mother dated of the second half of XVIII century, surrounded by an ancient cult fur-tree grove, country houses and sauna houses. You will have a hiking excursion in the village, visit an exhibition telling about the history of the village and have a traditional tea ceremony in the Karelian wooden house, where you will be able to try traditional Karelian bakery.

    Duration: 6 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    You will be picked up from any hotel of Petrozavodsk.
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Pick-up and drop-off at the place of your accommodation in Petrozavodsk
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

6

Organised by U Visit Russia

Activity ID: V-7772P173

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