Mutnovskiy volcano — one of the active volcanoes of Kamchatka. Located in the southern part of the peninsula near the volcano Burnt. From Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to Mutnovskiy volcano 80 kilometers. The absolute height is 2323 meters above sea level. Not far from the volcano Mutnovskiy Geothermal Power Plant operates.
Vulcan consists of several cones merged into a single array. Northwest cone has a modern manifestation of volcanism, which can be observed in the central crater measuring 2 by 1.5 km, and the current active crater. Basically, the volcano activity is expressed fumarole activity, in which a huge amount of energy is released in the form of emissions of volcanic gases and a variety of hot springs. This is one of the largest geothermal fields in the world.
This volcano is a natural monument, which is partly located in the territory of South Kamchatka Nature Park, declared a 1996 list of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage in the category «Volcanoes of Kamchatka».
Mutnovskiy volcano is a unique natural object and therefore attracts attention of researchers and tourists.
Itinerary: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky — Mutnovskiy Volcano — P.-Kamchatsky
The process of movement from: car, on foot
The excursion program:
Meeting the group at the site of collection. Check out the SUV, to the side of the volcano Mutnovskiy. On the way you will make several stops:
Zaykin key (Silver creek). Water of a mountain stream is enriched with silver ions, and is considered to be useful;
Bridge over river Paratunka. It offers beautiful views of Vilyuchinsky volcano, whose height is 2175 m .;
Observation platform Viluchinsky pass .On this location with good visibility, you can see at a glance 7 volcanoes, namely Vilyuchinsky, Koryak, Avacha, Kozelskiy, Mutnovskiy, Burnt and volcano Opala.
Also on the way to the Mutnovskiy volcano we will pass on the caldera of a volcano Burnt and see one of the biggest waterfalls in the area — a dangerous waterfall.
— Arrival to the place of climbing It is easy breakfast. Preparing for the climb, coaching.
— Exit the route. The trail runs along the slope of the volcano and descends into raspadok leading into the crater. In the crater you will be given a rest, as well as time for photographing. The length of the ascent — 4 km. Duration 2-3 hours ascent, the descent takes about 2 hours. On arrival down dinner.
— Drive to the city.
Time of the tour: 7:30
Period: July — September
Duration: 1 day
Number of tourists in the group: 3 — 6 people
Age limit: 10 years (to be agreed)
Cost of the excursion: 7000rub 1st. Pers.
Included in the price:
Shuttle on the route;
The cost of insurance is not included!
It is necessary to have, waterproof jacket, walking shoes (preferably waterproof), hat, x / cotton gloves, sunglasses, small backpack for personal items, protective sunscreen, insect repellent (protection against blood-sucking insects), photo — video equipment.
It is important to know! If weather conditions are unfavorable character for this tour, you can change the planned route, including the date and time of departure.
Available cash and cashless payment. The insurance is issued on request.
Additional services. Individual tours. Organization of tourist tours in the program.