Cruises from Solovetsky Islands
The Solovetsky Archipelago of six islands is located in Onega Bay, at the western part of the White Sea, in NW Russia. The islands are just 170 km south of the Arctic Circle, and are a major tourist magnet, making the World Heritage List in 1992. The hilly islands are covered with lakes and pine and spruce forests. Migratory birds fill the skies.