The Valley of Geysers
Most flights arrive in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in the morning. Your Discovery Russia's dedicated tour guide will meet you at the airport and transfer to a brand new luxury resort located in 40 km from the airport. "The Northern Adventures" provides unbeatable level of service. There is thermal hot springs, a private park, a pool and a great reastaurant with great seafood menu and local specialites. Take a deep breath and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime!
With only 7 premium villas and 5 rooms deluxe room in the main building, the resort is all about privacy and guests' comfort. Local natural stone and wood is used in interiors. Each villa has a sleeping room, a launge room with a fireplace,vand a private thermal pool. List of acitivities include American pool, bowling, hunting, fishing, a private beach, Russian banya, SPA, quads.
In the afternoon, we travel to the local settlement of Itelmen people, to the real one, not a sort of tourist attraction! Everything you see today is not a performance, but a way of life which is still preserved here, at the Far East of Asia, at a volcano’s base. You will be carried through an ancient "purification" ceremony by the Chif, then will learn about Itelmens way of life, traditions, legends, and enjoy national dances and songs.
And there is more, if you are interested in mystical aspects of old cultures, you will be able to see an ancient ceremonies of shamans, such as "circulation on coals" and walk to the ancient Valley of Spirits. Traditional Itelmen dinner will be served: fish soup, meat, herbal teas and cowberry pies. Real Middle Ages in a Kamchatka way!