Kamchatka Boat Trip - Marine Wildlife and Bird Watching

Private & Custom Tours in Kamchatka

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Kamchatka (peninsula in the far east of Russia) was born of fire, like the Earth itself. Kamchatka has never seen quiet - its history is one of continuous, violent rebirth. It is the most active area of our planet where volcanic activity manifests itself in all its beauty. Almost everywhere the skyline is contoured with volcanoes. It composed of more than 160 volcanoes, 29 of which are still active. In addition there is a multitude of thermal and mineral springs, geysers and other phenomena of active volcanism. The volcanic area of Kamchatka has been declared since 1996 a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Kamchatka is no doubt one of the most beautiful places you’ve ever seen in your life.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Starichkov Island, Yelizovo, Kamchatka Krai, Far Eastern DistrictDuring this noticeable boat trip you will see the island "Starichkov". Heading to Avacha Bay, one of the largest and most beautiful bays in the world, and access to the ocean (6 hours). The purpose of the excursion is the island of "Starichkov", which is part of the Natural Park "Nalychevo" and is a specially protected natural area. Its name was due to the colonies of old birds listed in the Red Book. On the island and its coastal cliffs live and nest in a huge number of seabirds: hatchets, dead ends, murre, cormorants, moevki, gulls and others. Surrounded by numerous coastal reefs and rocks, exposed during low tides, this small island attracts thousands of tourists. In the sea near its coast are picturesque kekurs (a chain of small islands) Guard and Sentinel. On the coastal reefs around the island are the rookeries of the island seal of the anthrax and the larga, in the adjacent waters you can find killer whales and dolphins.Duration: 5 hoursStop At: Three Brothers Rocks, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka Krai, Far Eastern DistrictThe route passes by the symbols of Kamchatka and the nature monuments "Three Brothers", "Grandma's Stone", "Devil's Finger" and other spectacular sights of Avacha Bay. While moving and stopping, you can observe the habitats of marine animals: seals, seals, walruses, sea otters, and seals. You are also waiting for sea fishing and ear.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Transfers to the pier
  • Motorboat with captain
  • National Park fees

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses