The excursion shows the story of five thousand years of development of the archipelago by people. The ancient builders of the mysterious labyrinths, Saami tribes and Karelians, severe Orthodox zealots and Solovetsky Islands themselves are the main characters of the story. During the excursion you get the basic information of the Solovetsky archipelago: physical-geographical, geological and historical data, the information about the ancient and modern flora and fauna, rare and anomalous phenomena observed on the islands.
The excursion is by foot and starts from the center of the Solovetsky village and goes along the picturesque shore of the White Sea, via the Cape of labyrinths, on forest road to the building of a radio station, the Solovetsky stone, the monastery cemetery, a dry dock and a hydroelectric power station. The excursion ends at the gates of "Solovetsky monastery".
|Level:||by foot (3 km)|
|Required:||Raincoat, windbreaker and comfortable shoes. Don't forget your photo camera!|
|Group size:||from 1 person until 35 persons|
|Dates:||On request from beginning of June until end of September|
|Price:||Prices are depending on group size and rouble exchange rate. Please contact us for an up-to-date proposal.|
|Price includes:||Guide and interpreting services|
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