Waterfall Kivach and the church of Assumption are two major sights in Karelia, situated in the vicinity of Petrozavodsk. This tour is a perfect combination of outstanding Russian wooden architecture and beautiful Karelian nature. Built in 1774 the church of Assumption represents traditional Russian wooden architecture. Of great interest are the original 18th century icons. Kivach is the second plain waterfall in Europe, situated in the heart of the nature reserve. You will get acquainted with typical local flora and fauna in the nature museum and with rare plants like Karelian birch in the dendrarium.
- 18th century wooden Church of Assumption
- original northern icons
- Kivach Waterfall
- Karelian birch
- plant and animals typical of Karelia
10:00 Meeting with the guide in the hotel. Transfer to Kondopoga (50 km).
11:00 Excursion in the church of Assumption. Transfer to the Kivach Nature Reserve.
12:30 Arrival in the Kivach Nature Reserve. Free time to take pictures near the waterfall.
16:00 Arrival in Petrozavodsk.
all year around, every day upon request