Mysterious Petrelius (tour No. 5)

3-4 hours
45 km, Easy, 10+
from 4500 rubles

The most popular and loved tour into the Petrelius valley.

Duration: 3-4 hours

Complexity: Easy

Age restrictions: 10+

Route length: 45 km

Price: from 4500 rubles

Start of the tour: Kirovsk, the Snowmobile Center

Finish point: Kirovsk, the Snowmobile Center

The most popular and loved tour into the Petrelius valley.

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Thats the most popular of several easy routes that will let you enjoy the view onto the Khibiny Mountains while taking it easy.

Botanical Gardens Kukisvumchorr Path, Lake Serdtsevidnoye (heart-shaped) - the Kuniyok river valley the Petrelius river valley

The Petrelius river valley is one of little visited yet picturesque places in the Khibiny massif. The upper part of the valley runs into steep slopes of the Yudychvumchorr Mountain, the highest peak in the Khibiny and the entire Kola Peninsula. From the East Petrelius path a spectacular view opens onto the valleys of Malaya Belaya and Kuniyok river. If the weather is good one will see the foothills of the Khibiny plateau in the north and Lake Goltsovoye (loach). From the path you can do a fairly simple but interesting off-trail descent (going up onto the path is possible for an additional fee using instructors snowmobile).

That tour is for everyone. About 45km long, it lasts 3 to 4 hours.

Cost per person, in roubles:

  • two riders per snowmobile: 4500 rub.
  • one rider per snowmobile: 5000 rub.

The cost includes: snowmobile rental, fuel, full set of equipment (overalls, helmet, balaclava, boots, gloves), and a guide to assist you.

To book this tour please call +7(921)514-75-55 !

Program

One-day snowmobile tour starting from Kirovsk is offered from November 15 to May 15 daily from 10am to 8pm. 

Call +7(921)514-75-55, and well help you decide which tour suits you most.

To book a tour call +7 (921) 514-75-55
How to get

The Kola Expeditions Snowmobile Center is located in the outskirts of Kirovsk next door to the Snow Village, behind the Tirvas sanatorium (the Botanical Gardens District, 25th kilometer).

It is easiest to get there by taxi. Follow the diagram.


Our telephone number: +7 (921) 514-75-55


Equipment

Before we get moving you will receive the required equipment: overalls, helmets, and special footwear. After that all the participants will hear avalanche safety instructions and get a short lesson on snowmobile operation. During the instruction process the guide sits behind the tour participant, helping him or her.

After the equipment is selected and the basics of operating a snowmobile are learned, which takes 30 to 50 minutes (depending on the number of participants), the tour starts.  The snowmobiles move in a file following the instructors. The distance between snowmobiles must be from 15 to 100 meters. One can stop during the tour to view the surroundings and take photos.


To book a tour call +7 (921) 514-75-55
The terms of participation

Main rules of riding the snowmobile:

  • One cannot operate the snowmobile while inebriated
  • No passing by riding the snowmobile on unpacked snow or failing to maintain distance.
  • Children younger than 16 cannot operate the snowmobile.
  • No operating the snowmobile without the protective helmet.
  • Pursuing wild animals with the snowmobile is absolutely forbidden.
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