«NORTHERN COCKTAIL» ON COMPANY’S BRAND SHIP «DMITRY FURMANOV»
In navigation 2016 Brand ship «Dmitry Furmanov» will make an exclusive cruise named «Northern Cocktail» that is included in our «Golden Cruise collection».
«Golden Cruise collection» includes the best river cruises all over Russia from Infoflot Cruise Company. They combine exclusive itineraries and interesting excursion programs.
08 — 18 July (11 days)
Saint-Petersburg (1,5 days) – Sortavala – Pellotsary – Valaam – Svirstroy – Mandrogi – Petrozavodsk – Kizhi – Medvezhegorsk – Vytegra – Irma (Vologda) – Uglich – Moscow
During the cruise «Northern cocktail» with ports of calls in Karelia, tourists will visit the paradise places: the mighty rocks, forest lakes, the pure air of pine trees, picturesque bays, ensembles of monasteries and a collection of unique wooden structures of the Russian North people, equipped ecological paths and, of course the vast Ladoga and Onega lakes — the largest freshwater lakes in Europe!
Breathtaking and fantastic panorama of the Monastery Bay of Valaam, nature of wonderful «taiga island» Pellotsari, the scenic marble canyon near the town of Sortavala, where the Finland border there is only 20 kilometers far. The famous ensemble of Kizhi pogost and a string of small rocky islands, that frame the indented with bays and narrow straits coastline is a must see! And even better to photograph – the pictures are stunning!
Another interesting point on route is the town of Medvezhegorsk, surrounded by picturesque hills covered with pine forest.
Also please note that in Saint-Petersburg on the day of departure for tourists will be organized 2 excursions at choice: sightseeing bus tour around the historical centre with visit to the Peter and Paul fortress OR the excursion named «Orthodox churches of the Northern capital» (the Kazan Cathedral, St. Nicholas Cathedral, the chapel of St. Blessed Xenia of St. Petersburg).
- The price includes:
- accommodation in the cabin of the chosen category,
- three meals a day,
- excursions as per cruise program,
- entertainment and travel information on board.