TOUR #4 - Tolbachik Volcano, Nalychevo, Bystraya River
Tour Duration: 15 days.
Time of travel : June - September
Recommended Group size: 8-20
Mode of Travel: helicopter, 6WD bus, on feet, raft
The Nalychevo Natural Park .
The Bystraya River .
DAY 1. Arrival in Petropavlovsk
. Transfer and accommodation in a hotel. Visit
to the Museum of Local Lore and to the Institute
of Volcanology .
DAY 2. Helicopter flight to the Nalychevo Natural Park . Set up a base camp.
DAY 3. Excursion to thermal group "Kotel" ("Boiler"). Rest at the Hot Springs .
DAY 4. Hiking to the Kraevedchesky and Talovsky Hot Springs .
DAY 5. Return by helicopter to the Paratunka resort.
DAY 6. Drive by 6WD bus to Tolbachik volcano (550 km). Set up a base camp.
DAY 7. Ascending Plosky Tolbachik volcano (3080 m) or surveying the Southern vents of the Huge Tolbachik exploration (depending on the weather).
DAY 8. Surveying the Northern vents of the Huge Tolbachik exploration, the Dead Forest and the Lunokhodchikov Base.
DAY 9. Reserve day for cases of improper weather.
DAY 10. Drive by 6WD bus to the area of the settlement Malky (400 km).
DAY 11-12. Rafting along the Bystraya
DAY 13. End of rafting. Return by 6WD bus to the Paratunka resort (200 km).
DAY 14. City tour of Petropavlovsk . Visit to the Museum of Local Lore. Souvenirs.
DAY 15. Visit to a fish market for caviar and salmon. Departure.