Karelia – the Republic of Green Tourism

Karelia is a severe and fertile region of the North-West Federal District of the Russian Federation. These areas are known not only for the dynamically growing industrial base with a predominance of mining and wood processing industry, but also for tourism, especially classical cultural, active and “eco” with all its beautiful views.

Low population density, excellent ecological environment and low prices – it is a real paradise for lovers of boating in summer and skiing in winter. You can go there both via travel agencies or on your own, just book a suitable house or hotel. In Karelia they are designed for every budget and preference.

In Karelia, everyone will find something to do - you can ride horses, visit the world famous Marcial waters, visit Ladoga island of Valaam with the iconic monastery, a museum of Kizhi on the waters of Lake Onega, the only one of its kind fully preserved intact, and observe the samples of wooden architecture. There are also a lot of waterfalls, national parks, as well as cultural monuments of ancient times, such as the petroglyphs of the Neolithic Age.