Address: Bokhnyaka St.10, office 15, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky,
Kamchatka Krai, Russia, 683031
Phone / Fax: (41522) 5-10-21, mobile.: 8-909-835-3530

Three Bros.
Three Bros.
Three Bros.

The Mutnovsky volcano – the river of Bystraya – the Avachinsky volcano


Duration: 11 days / 10 night
Type of travel: Combined tour
Tour operates: July 1 – September 15
From: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
The round beginning 2019: 13.07; 20.07; 27.07; 03.08; 10.08; 17.08

Cost  for 1 person in modular group 72000 rub


Day 1

Meeting at the airport. Arrival transfer to Paratunka (40 minutes). Accommodation in double rooms in the hotel. Rest.Bathing in pool with thermal water.

Day 2

Drive on the truck to Mutnovsky volcano 2,323 m (7,621 ft), 112 km. Visiting Vilyuchinsky waterfall on the way. Tent camping. Overnight in the tents.

Day 3

Foot excursion to the crater of Mutnovsky volcano. The path to the crater goes over the Pemzovy (Pumice) ridge. Ascend to the ridge is not very steep and takes about 1 hour. From the ridge, moving on snow field to the volcano, with a little ascend, tourist get into the crevice of the Vulkannaya river which flows from the crater though a fracture. In the crevice the river is closed by the glacier. Passage to the crater is not complex. The deep crater is surrounded with cliffs. From the eastern side to the very bottom of the crater a glacier descends from the top. Mighty jets of steam and gas are released through glacier cracks. There is a lot of boiling mud pots, fumaroles, and beautiful deposits of burnstone on the crater bottom. Trekking to the crater 3 hours. Ascend 800 meters (2,625 feet). Observation of the crater 2 hours. Dry snacks. The distance of the way back 12 km (7,46 mi). It will take 7-8 hours. Return to the base camp at the same way. Observing of a waterfall in Opasny (dangerous) canyon on the way. Overnight in the tents.

Day 4

Ascend Gorely volcano 1,829 m (6,000 ft). Ascent on the volcano is not complex. Old lava flows, slag fields. Kekurniks – hardened lava remains of various shapes are very interesting. Ascend takes 2-3 hours. Level difference is about 900 meters (2,953 feet). Snacks on the top. Observation of main craters of the volcano. Ascend takes 6-7 hours. Return to the camp at the same way. Drive to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Accommodation in a holiday camp in Paratunka.

Day 5

Free day. If weather is good, for those who wish, heli excursion to the Valley of Geysers.

Day 6

Driving to the Bystraya river (120 km). Beginning of rafting on floatable rafts. It takes place among grand mountain ranges along the river with some rapids. The nature is virtually unspoilt It’s secure for novices. The diner at the fire, fish-soup. Spending the night in tents.

Day 7

Rafting along the Bystraya river (2 rapids). During rafting you can fish, pick some mushrooms and berries, and watch birds and wild ducks, and many other animals.If you are lucky enough, you’ll see a bear or a Steller’s sea eagle. All those things make the rafting very interesting. Spending the night in tents.

Day 8

Rafting along the Bystraya river (1 rapid). End of rafting. Driving back to the hotel in Petropavlovsk city. Accommodation, rest.

Day 9

Sea-trip along Avacha Bay. Seeing the sea birds nests on the islands “Babushkin Kamen (Granny’s Stone)” and “Tree Brata (Three Brothers)”. Short trip in the Pacific Ocean to the island “Starichkov”. Sea fishing, seeing the seal rookery. Opportunity to meet whales, dolphins. Lunch, fresh fish soup. A back to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky city. Overnight in the hotel.

Transfer to Avacha tourist base near Avachinsky pass, 1.5-2 hours by a cross-country vehicle. Accomodation at the tour basis “Three vulcanoes”. Accommodation for a night in houses.

Day 10

Ascent Avacha volcano (2,741 m or 8,993 ft). The path lays in slag fields, crosses a deep crevice of the Sukhaya river and goes to a volcanic crest. Ascent on the western slope of the volcano and range like crest of the ancient strato volcano. The remains of the ancient volcano round the young cone as "a collar”. Dry snacks on 2,000 meters (6,561 feet), then tourists start ascend on a young cone of the volcano to the top. Angle of the slope in pre-top part is 30°. Snacks on the top, observation of the crater. Return to the base camp at the same way. The ascent distance is 8 km (4,97 mi). Ascent will take 6-8 hours, descent about 3-4. Dinner. Overnight in the cabin of the tourist shelter.

Day 11


Transfer, accommodation, transportation, guide’s service, cook’s service, interpreter’s service, full pension meals, group equipment (tents, kitchen equipment, etc.), visa invitation and visa registration.

Not Included:

The translator, a food in hotel, services not included in the program

For the trip you will need:

  • a rucksack,
  • a sleeping bag,
  • a sleeping mat,
  • trekking boots,
  • raingear,
  • warm clothes (a sweater, a hat, trousers, socks, warm gloves),
  • wind block jacket,
  • spare shoes,
  • a cap,
  • sun glasses,
  • gloves,
  • personal articles,
  • mosquitoes remedy,
  • sunburns protecting remedy.

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