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Kamchatka: 10 places every tourist should visit

Kamchatka Peninsula is not only “far from everywhere”. It is also unique natural landscapes, healing springs, hunting, fishing, ancient ways and customs of local residents …

Kamchatka Peninsula
You can always surprise friends and acquaintances with brought souvenirs, photo and video materials, Kamchatka is not like any corner of the Earth. But the peninsula is large, its area is 270 thousand square kilometers.

Healing springs
How not to miss the most interesting in Kamchatka? We will talk about ten places that, in our opinion, should be visited by any tourist who has visited this distant and mysterious corner of Russia.
Valley of Geysers, waking fantasy
It is no accident that they shot the legendary Sannikov Land in a science-fiction film of the same name. The Valley of Geysers is well known all over the world, but most people know it only from films, photographs, and articles.

Valley of Geysers
Real impressions are often overwhelming – a huge mountain valley literally rages, throwing jets of steam and hot water.

Hefty bear came to “warm” …
There is no such landscape anywhere on our planet, and if it is possible to photograph a hefty bear who came to “warm up” (they are just like that in Kamchatka) – you will enjoy the reputation of an experienced and brave traveler for many years!

You will have to get to the Valley of Geysers by helicopter
True, it will be necessary to get to the Valley of Geysers by helicopter, but traveling to Mars is not an easy task, is it?
Klyuchevskaya Sopka – a volcano with an unpredictable character
According to travelers, Klyuchevskoy is a volcano with a terrible character. The highest stratovolcano on the Eurasian continent (a conical volcano) can at any moment spew out puffs of smoke, or even lava flows, and flying stones.

Klyuchevskoi – a volcano with a terrible character
So it’s not worth it to go specifically “to the eruption”, having been near Klyuchevskaya Sopka, in any case you have a chance to enjoy an unforgettable sight.

A stratovolcano can at any moment spew puffs of smoke, or even lava flows, and flying stones
As for climbing to the top, we strongly recommend that you do it yourself to unprepared tourists without a local instructor. And it’s easy to get to Klyuchevsky volcano – a bus runs from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky to the village of Klyuchi.
Nalychevo, natural heat reserve
Thermal sources brought fame to the Nalychevo Natural Park, the water of which contains silver, cobalt, silicon oxide and a host of other substances useful to humans.

Nalychevo, natural heat reserve
In some sources (griffins), the water temperature reaches + 75C.

Water contains a lot of nutrients and a comfortable temperature for a person.
And, importantly, these sources are located in incredibly beautiful, typically Kamchatka, places, which is easy to see by climbing the observation tower.

You can get to Nalychev by helicopter from the main Kamchatka airport Yelizovo
You can get to Nalychev by helicopter from the main Kamchatka airport Yelizovo, in winter you can make an interesting trip on a snowmobile.
Avachinsky Sopka – a volcano in the accessibility zone
The Avachinsky volcano has a completely different character than the one described above Klyuchevsky.

Avacha hill
Residents of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky call this volcano “home”, in good weather they can be admired directly from the city. But it’s more interesting, of course, to climb to the top, especially since such climbing is accessible to people with almost any physical training and does not require special skills.

Climbing is accessible to people with almost any physical training and does not require special skills.
At the finish of a five- or six-hour hike, you will find yourself at an altitude of 2741 meters. Agree, the opportunity to look into the mouth of an active volcano, the last time erupted not so long ago, in 1991, is worth the effort spent on climbing.
Halaktyr beach – black sands of Kamchatka
They must warn you right away – you can hardly swim on this beach, the waves of the Pacific Ocean are too strong and cold, and the currents are life-threatening.

Halaktyr beach – black sands of Kamchatka
But the sight of a mighty and ancient ocean framed by unusual black volcanic sand is an unforgettable sight.

The view of the mighty and ancient ocean framed by unusual black volcanic sand is an unforgettable sight
You can get to the Khalaktyrsky beach from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky by bus or taxi, but experienced people advise you to overcome the distance of several kilometers from the city to the beach on foot and pick up a lasting impression of Kamchatka nature.
Paratunsky thermal springs – rest for soul and body
And your body and soul will be able to get such rest in just an hour drive from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.

Paratunsky thermal springs – rest for soul and body
Locals recommend going to Paratunka in winter, the effect of swimming in a hot pool, when the snow is silvering around, will undoubtedly positively affect your

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