Church boats 550 €/3-4 days, 440 €/1-2 days
A rowing place in a church boat 400 €/4 days
Small boats and canoes
Single rower or paddler 100 €/5 days, 65 €/2 days, 40 €/day
Double rowers or paddlers 180 €/5 days, 90 €/2 days, 60 €/day
Team of 3-5 persons 220 €/5 days, 100 €/2 days, 80 €/day
Team of 8-9 persons 400 € /5 days
Participation fee includes:
- the organization's insurance
- the transfer of the personal luggage
- daily saunas
- right to use own flag or other sign
- transfer of boats at Pamilo (small boats and canoes)
- the programmes at the stop-over places; mentioned in the schedule
Boat rents are not included in the participation fee. The organizers will assist you in hiring a boat.
Meal packages are available for both routes, they can be booked during enrolment for the whole journey or for individual dining locations (make note of special dietary requirements).
Prices: 135 €/person for church boat route and 135 €/person for small boat route.
Accommodation is not included in the fees. Some prefer their own tents, others like the comfort of a room.
For further information on accommodation contact Visit Karelia. If you prefer sleeping in a hotel/summer hotel accommodation, we'll offer you a package for the church boat route as follows:
The accommodation is organised along the rowing route as follows:
Mon 22 July, acc at Summer Hotel Elli in Joensuu (and tranfer Joensuu-Lieksa by bus on Tuesday morning)
Tue 23 July Rowing route Lieksa-Vuonislahti (28 km), acc at Herranniemi/Hupeli
Wed 24 July Rowing route Vuonislahti-Haapalahti (39 km), acc at Herranniemi/Hupeli
Thu 25 July Rowing route Haapalahti-Jakokoski (39 km) , acc at Summer Hotel Elli
Fri 26 July Rowing route Jakokoski-Joensuu (41 km), acc at Summer Hotel Elli
Package for the route of church boats (Lieksa-Joensuu, 145 kms)
Period: 22nd July – 27th July
Duration: 4 days/5 nights
Group size: min. 1 person
Rate: EUR 647,50 €/person
EUR 15 reservation fee
Includes: accommodation in a double room according to the rowing program (5 nights), meals according to the program, a rowing place in a church boat, transfers Joensuu-Lieksa, Ahveninen-Vuonislahti-Ahveninen and Jakokoski-Elli-Jakokoski, daily saunas, participation fee, diploma, VAT.
Minor changes in the schedule and prices are possible.
FURTHER INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS
Karelia Rowing organization, Sirpa Sulopuisto, www.kareliasoutu.fi
The technical organizer of the tour package: Wild Nordic Finland
Visit Karelia Ltd
Petkeljärventie 61, 82900 Ilomantsi
Tel. +358 414 361790
Yliopistontie 4, 82900 Ilomantsi
Tel. . +358 10 406 5211
OBS! It is not allowed to stay overnight at the starting point in Mutalahti.
Kestikievari Herranniemi, Vuonislahti