The Lovozero Tundra in Russian Lapland is made up of rounded mountains with plateau summits, the highest point being Mt. Angvundaschorr at 1127m. Jewel-like lakes, transparent springs, majestic waterfalls, fantastic rock outcrops and stunning mountain vistas can be found here. At lower elevations, virgin forests stretch for huge distances.Travel with us to the mystic place on a shore of Saint Lake where dancing shaman is watching you from the rock.
This hiking excursion is a short backpack trekking and you have to carry a tent, mattress, sleeping bag, food and your personal belongings by yourself. The nights will be spend in tents on the sandy beaches of this beautiful lake. You can enjoy the silence and watch into romantic campfires. We take care of the transfers from and to you place of staying.
Day 1: Transfer to start point of hiking excursion. From there hike through the Elmaraiok pass to the Seidyavr Lake (Saint Lake). From a top of the pass proceed down on a path to the shore of the Lake and make camp. Distance of hike: 9 km.
Day 2: Hike on a path along a northern bank of the Seidyavr Lake along the mountain-mass Kuivchorr up to "Dancing Shaman" on the rock. This "a picture" was created by nature, and its length is 150 meters. Lappish people call it "Kuiva" (idol) and consider the place as magical. Distance of hike: 7 km.
Day 3: Hike on a forest path along the lake and then through the forest to the place where bus is waiting for us to be brought back to civilization. Transfer back to your place of staying.
|Good physical condition and capabilities to carry rucksack (approximately 12 kg).
|2 - 11 persons (international participation is possible)
|From beginning of June until end of September. Other weeks on request.
Prices are depending of groupsize and place to transfer from.
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