We drive through the Kukisvumchorr Pass to guest house "Kuelporr" in the north of the Khibiny for a snack with hot tea. Via the Kunijok Valley drive to the Petrelius Valley - the most picturesque place of Khibiny Mountains. The highest part of the valley rests on the steep slopes of Yudychvumchorr Mountain (1200m); the highest pick of Kola Peninsula. The best view opens up from the East Petrelius Pass (883m) to valleys of rivers "Malaya Belaya" and "Kunijok". With good weather the most northern part of Khibiny and lake "Goltsovoye" are visible. The route length is approx. 45 km.
Opmerking: Het programmaverloop kan vanwege de weersomstandigheden worden gewijzigd. Dit is immers de Arctic!
|Level:||No experience is necessary|
|Group size:||From 1 person|
|Duration:||3 - 4 hours|
|Dates:||Daily, but on request.|
|Price:||Prices are fixed, but on request. Please contact us.|
|Documents:||Het paspoort moet minimaal 6 maanden geldig zijn na terugkomst. Voor toeristen uit Nederland is een Russisch visum vereist. Voor meer informatie raadpleeg de website van het Russische consulaat in Den Haag. Na boeking sturen wij je de benodigde toeristische uitnodiging.|
Dressing and instructions: Before driving, the participants select the necessary equipment - overalls, helmets, shoes etc. After that the participants goes outside and choose a snowmobile. The snowmobile guide/instructor explains the priciples about how to handle a snowmobile and let participants shortly speedup and brake.
After dressing and instructions, which can take about 30-50 minutes (depending of group size), the snowmobile safari starts. The participants drive in column formation behind the snowmobile guide/instructor and keep a distance between the snowmobile in front of minimal 15 meters. The snowmobile guide/instructor stops many times on interesting places so that you can make photographs.
Basic rules of snowmobiling:
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