Karelia is the oldest land, shrouded in amazing legends, lying between two lakes Ladoga and Onega, as well as the Baltic and White Seas. Here, in incredible ways, pagan seids on the bodies, petroglyphs of Besov Nose, labyrinths of the Solovetsky archipelago and historical and architectural monuments are incredibly adjacent. Marcial Waters, Kivach, Valaam, Water Lakes – all this is Karelia.
Karelia is famous for its blue lakes (over 60,000), pine forests, very diverse flora and fauna. Continue reading