Explore the city that has provided safe harbor to seafarers and explorers for centuries, and visit the Military-Historical Museum, where you’ll learn about Kamchatka’s interesting geography, in addition to the development and history of the armed forces and the role they play here on the Kamchatka Peninsula.
Climb to the scenic summit of Petrovskaya Hill and stop for photos at a view-point overlooking the Avacha Bay. Weather permitting; the views from this point are great.
Stop to visit the Russian Orthodox Cathedral with beautiful painted ceilings. Located on the city’s highest point, is a sight to behold. You’ll also visit the local market, located in the center of Petropavlovsk and brimming with both food and consumer goods.
Need to Know:
Note: It is recommended that guests wear comfortable warm clothes, a weatherproof jacket and sturdy shoes. The local market accepts RUR only and souvenir shops accept credit cards, EU, USD, RUR.