Traveling across a stretch of land between the Gulf of Finland and Lake Ladoga, you will feel the breath of the Baltic and touch the magic of northern nature. You will discover majestic panoramas from the rocks of the Vyborg Bay and views of the mighty Vuoksa. Visit dolmens, medieval ruins, and imperial defenses. And also find out what is the uniqueness of the ethnic history of the region. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 4 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 2 reviews RUB 3700 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Nature of the Karelian Isthmus You will see the picturesque cliffs of the Vyborg Bay, and climbing the peaks, you will discover the ancient places of pagan rituals, see the mysterious dolmens and appreciate the panoramas of the northern lakes and rivers. The program also includes unforgettable landscapes of the mighty Vuoksa River, caves and rocky grottoes with labyrinths
Echoes of a saturated past In addition to the beautiful nature, the isthmus is interesting for its ethnic history, because its population has completely changed several times. We will talk about different stages of the region - Karelian, Swedish, Finnish and Russian - in several interesting locations. There will be places where the spirit of the Kalevala epic is alive. The textured ruins of a mill built by monks in the 15th century and reworked in the 1920s and 1930s. to the power plant. Grandiose structures in the rocks - powder magazines and defensive structures of 1916. The last bastions of the Russian Empire and the legendary walls of the Vyborg fortress
As a bonus, as an amateur photographer, I will be happy to arrange a photo session for you.
- Transfer by car Hyundai Solaris
- The duration of the excursion is possible from 2 to 5 hours and is negotiated in advance when booking
- During the trip, you can have a snack - I have a table and chairs
The excursion starts at your place of residence. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.