The Shantar

8 days / 7 nights
Welcome to your best journey
On this journey
a lot of wildlife locations
professional guide
modern coach
along the cost of the Sea of Okhotsk
Glamping tents
Main impressions
Discover the world of wildlife: the Greenland whales, seals watching
The Edge of the Earth - the very Far East of Russia
The breathtaking beauty of unique & marvelous place on the globe
A lot of photos - your unforgettable moments of your once-in-a- lifetime travel experience
Tour program
Day 1
Welcome to Komsomolsk- on- Amur!
Dinner on your own.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 2
Breakfast at the hotel.
05:00 Transfer to the Bay of Nicholas by comfortable bus.
Travel time ranges from 15 to 24 hours depending on weather conditions.
Meals during the journey will be provided in the form of lunch-box: sandwiches, canned food, tea, coffee.
This is the hardest part of our expedition, because there are no highways and motorways. There is a section of the forest road with average speed of traffic 2- 30 km/hour.
The finish of the transfer on the shores of The Bay of Nicholas, where the night will be organized.
We have on the shore a transit base with warm houses and the opportunity to wash in taiga bathhouse. Please note that the conditions at the transshipment base are quite ascetic, but all that is needed in order to wash after a long road.a
Overnight at transit base.
Day 3

Morning breakfast (lunch-box)
Transfer by boat to the main camp on island.
On arrival to the island, we settle in Glamping tents, for 2 people (considering to your wishes and preferences). For families with children, there is a resettlement of 3-4 people.
Meet the team, we give a short briefing on the safety measures of accommodation in the tent camp, while on foot and sea walks and during the observation of mammals
If the weather permits, we will go whales, killer whales and seals watching from the shore.
Spend your time by the campfire in the evenings, socialize with each other, lovers of meditation and solitude have a place overlooking the picturesque landscape.
Overnight in Glamping tents.
Day 4- Day 5
These days the group will make an expedition, which includes:
Excursion to the Bay of Nicholas, the Gulf of Nerpichy, sea crossings to picturesque places with incredibly beautiful beaches, where the probability of getting close to whales and killer whales is almost 100 %.
Excursion to the lake Mukhtel.
For fishing enthusiasts, walking inland and the mainland is planned throughout the tour to try their luck in mountain rivers and lakes.
Overnight in Glamping tents.
Day 6
Rest at the base camp on the island.
Free time.
Whale watching. Fishing.
Overnight in Glamping tents.

Day 7
Return back to transit base on the shore of Nicholas Bay.
Transfer to Komsomolsk-on- Amur.
Overnight at hotel.

Day 8
Breakfast at the hotel.
Departure to the airport
Transfers upon arrival and departure
Transfer from and to Komsomolsk-on -Amur
Meals during the transfer will be provided in the form of sandwiches with tea (coffee) and canned products
Local English-speaking guides for all arrival dates
Not included:
International flights
Additional excursions or transfers
Things of private use
Meals except included into program
Tips and porterage at the airport and
railway stations
Accommodation and meals at the transit base and glamping camps
The cost starts from
5000 $
pp ½ DBL
Views of Shantar Islands
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