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Skiing down the slopes of Avacha volcano


We invite you to visit the Avacha volcano (2751 m) – one of the most active volcanoes of Kamchatka peninsula. During the prehistoric period, the eruptions of the volcano were of catastrophic nature and caused the creation of caldera. Later the new cone was formed in the caldera. For the last 250 year the volcano has erupted 13 times, the last eruption was recorded in 1991, when the whole city was covered with thick layer of ash and its residents were able to see hot lava flowing down its slopes.

You will be transferred to the foot of Avacha volcano, where you will have a chance to observe the surrounding and ski down its slopes.

  • Drive towards the foot of Avacha volcano along the Sukhaya river (1 – 1,5 hrs) to the point where the snowcat will pick us up.
  • Lunch in the tourist camp Priyut
  • Skiing down the slopes of Avacha volcano
  • Drive back to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky

Included: double accommodation, visa invitation and registration, transfers per program, lunch, guide, cook, English-speaking interpreter services

Note: the steepness of slopes of the Avacha volano is 15 - 35°. Vertical gain of the route – 1700 m, length of slopes– 5 – 7 km.

For further information on trip schedule, please, contact us at or call (4152) 46-14-00, 416-874

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