15-25 July 2018
Day 1 (July 15)
Arrival in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, check in a hotel, rest, briefing.
Settling on the catamaran 'Kosatka'. Going to the island Starichkov, watching seals, birds. Going into the bay Vilyuchinskaya to the Green Cape. On the way we search for killer whales. Visit the FEROP camp of biologists who study orcas in Kamchatka. Lecture about killer whales.
Searching for orca. Diving\snorkeling with Steller Sea Lions. Overnight in the Russkay Bay.
Return to the port of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Searching orcas and whales by the way.
Moving on a truck along the Okhotsk sea to the village Pauzhetka. Dinner. Thermal pool. Overnight in houses.
Moving on truck to Ozernaya river, crossing the river. 13 km walking trek to the Kuril Lake, the territory of the South Kamchatka Federal Preserve (belongings will be transfered by a boat). Check in to the cordon territory. Prepairing tents. Excursion to the territory of the scientists KamchatNIRO. Watching bears.
Photo tour on the Kuril Lake. Morning departure by boat to one of the spawning rivers. All day bear watching. Next day a track back to the Ozernaya river. Moving on a truck to Pauzhetka village. Dinner. Bathing in the thermal pool.
Transfer to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The road along the Okhotsk sea.
Day 11 (July 25)
Flight to Moscow.