On the lake
During the open season (May — October), you can reach us by motor ship Kometa from the Petrozavodsk river station by taking the route Petrozavodsk — Velikaya Guba. Travel time: 1 hour 40 minutes. The stations: Sennaya Guba, Kizhi museum and national park.
By car you can travel from Petrozavosk along the Kola route to Medvezhyegorsk.From there, drive to Velikaya Guba through the villages of Shunga and Tolvuya. A bus leaves daily from Medvezhyegorsk to Zaonezhye. Travel time: 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Take the Oktyabrskaya railway. You can find out a more detailed schedule for trains from Petrozavodsk or Medvezhyegorsk on this site: RZD. There are several small stations along the railway from Kondologa to Medvezhyegorsk: Ilemselga, Kyappeselga, Lizhma, and Perguba. You can find walking trails and other ‘wild’ routes setting off into Zaonezhye from these stations.