Sightseeing tour in Petrozavodsk & Kizhi island
Kizhi is an island near Lake Onega in the Karelia one of Russia’s republics. Close to Petrozavodsk, this beautiful island is attracting tourists from all owner the world. Do you know that settlements and churches on the island were known from at least the 15th century? This unique place is an example of northern wooden architecture. Have you heard the legend, which is saying that a huge wooden church was built without a single nail? Is it true that the Kizhi Open Air Museum is a World Heritage site? What kind of Festivals and folklore performances are organized on Kizhi Island? With your local charismatic guide you will discover beautiful city Petrozavodsk with its neoclassical architecture, Kizhi Open Air Museum, Transfiguration Church, will discover architectural masterpiece- wooden domes, gables and ingenious decorations designed to keep water off the walls and many other secrets of this beautiful place.
Musem fee is included.
You have to pay extra for lunch by your choice (~10€/person.)
Alexander Nevsky Cathedral (Prospekt Aleksandra Nevskogo, 32, Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia, 185005)