Mansi and Komi people worship Manpupuner for centuries.
Only local shamans were allowed to visit the sacred mountain plateau where these 40-meters stone columns have been standing for 200 million years. This is a place of power and mystic is all around. Join us on this thrilling snowmobile safari journey across the Russian Arctic.
Karelian drift: Kizhi to Kinerma LightTour Type:
group or private
Season: December - FebruaryCities:
Petrozavodsk - Kizhi Island - Petrozavodsk
Duration: 5 daysGrade: DaringWilderness area. No facilities. Access by helicopter only.Rate: from $1,736 USD per person
With only 2 days of snowmobile ride to Kizhi island, this amazing 5-days tour takes you to the snowy expanses of snow land - Karelia, and introduces to a snowmobiling holidays. Take a ride through huge snowdrifts, or driving on white roads, pr dog-sledding between green spruce and silence- whatever you do here, you will enjoy intact nature and Saami hospitality. Our winter safaris are available for you from two days to a week's. Kizhi island is an enthralling must seer winter attraction. Don't miss a chance to partake on fully guided and escorted English tour to Karelia.
Remote, mysterious, grandiose, wild and extreme, Spitsbergen is a land forged by ice, wind and sea. Gigantic glaciers descend from the summits of majestic multi-colored mountains in the cold waters of austere Greenland sea, abundant with ice. Animals who do not know humans, inhabit this land and its numerous fjords: wild reindeer grazing in endless tundra, seals and walruses basking on the rocky shores and ice ﬂoes, curious polar fox keeping close to bird colonies, and the whole world is reigned by the polar bear, the king of the Arctic.
This trip gives an insight to Svalbard in winter: in only 5 days, you travel across the island and visit all stunning highlights of Spitzbergen nature, you learn about the famous explorers of the Arctic whose names are linked to Svalbard forever, and meet the locals, people of diﬀerent nationalities who chose to live here because they love the Arctic.
Recharge your batteries. Set out on a true winter adventure across subarctic tundra and discover the Far North. Forget what you've heard about snowmobiling and get a taste of Russian off limits. Spend five days in the Arctic exploring untouched wilderness and see places that only few people are able to reach.