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Private zoo, horses and huskies

Road Trip Route. Visit a private zoo with 400 pets, Learn how to ride a horse., Dog sledding, Milk the goat and make real cheese..

Choosing a holiday destination with children is not an easy task, but quite realistic. This fascinating animal tour will be of interest to both kids and their parents. Workshops on the farm, dog sledding, zoo - a great way to spend time in the fresh air, to bond and introduce your child to wildlife.

Families with Kids, 🎅 Winter Trips. From: Saint Petersburg

Marina Selivanova. Traveller.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Private zoo, horseback riding, husky kennel, cheese farm

Start the day with a visit to the private zoo "Na Lampushka" with more than 400 charming animals. Stop by the equestrian club for an hour and in the afternoon hurry to the village of Lembolovo, where dog sledding is available. At the farm "The Village", sign up for a gastronomic workshop: here you will be taught to milk a goat and make real cheese, which you can take home.

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Monument "Moose"

Make family selfies at the unusual monument, which is installed on the 50th kilometer of the highway A-121 in Priozersky. The sculpture, depicting a family of elks, is designed to attract drivers' attention to the problem of accidents involving wild animals.

Zoo "On the Lightbulb"

Visit the largest private zoo in the Leningrad region, "Na Lampushka". More than 400 animals live here - someone was rescued from the hands of poachers, someone was picked up wounded in the woods. Lynxes, raccoons, chanterelles, polar foxes and deer - you can admire pets forever! Some animals can be fed special food, stroked and photographed with it. Winter [Park]( is open from 10:00 to 18:00. Tickets for adults cost 400 rubles, for children - 250. Please note - the passage to the territory of the zoo with strollers is prohibited: it is better to leave them in the car.

Razdolier Horse Club

One of the main directions of equestrian club "Razdolie" is teaching children horseback riding. Sitting in the saddle and without, live communication with the horse on the loose, the basics of horse maintenance - all this you can try in this center. Awareness training 800 rubles. Be sure to sign up for the lesson by phone at [site]( Please note that on Monday the club is not working.

Troll Farm

There's an appetite in the open air! Enjoy lunch at the charming family restaurant Troll Farm, located at the foot of the Golden Valley ski slope. Here you can taste dishes that are cooked in cast-iron pots in a real oven, trout just caught from the lake and other breathtaking dishes. And in the afternoon you can take a little walk around the complex: a kiloton of fresh air will benefit all family members. You can book a table by phone at [site]( of the restaurant. Please note that the restaurant is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Husky kennel "From Lembolovo"

In the center "Iz Lembolovo" are engaged in breeding and training Siberian Huskas, Yakut lackeys and samoyeds. Narts for sledding are also made here. Children over 7 years of age will feel like real kayuri: at a distance of 400 meters they are allowed to control the dogs themselves while standing on a sled. Children under 7 years old will be driven by their parents or an instructor. There are also longer routes worth from 4 thousand rubles per family. A visit to [the kennel]( is only possible by prior agreement by phone in [profile]( Skating is carried out with sufficient snow level, on weekends from 12 to 15 hours, on weekdays - by agreement.

Ferma-Syrovarnya "Derevnya"

At the farm "The Village" you can visit a fascinating master class. During the 2.5-3-hour lesson the kids, under the guidance of an instructor, will learn how to milk a goat (yes!), ferment milk and make real cheese (which can be taken home). After the master class the children will have a tasty table and the adults will have a cheese tasting under a glass of wine. The cost of the event is 6000 rubles (the master class is designed for a group of up to 8 people and is suitable for children from 4 to 13 years). Another option is an hour tour of the farm and dinner with coloured dumplings, chicken sausages and rustic desserts. It is worth such a lesson 1600 rubles for four children. Any excursion on the farm should be recorded in advance by telephone at [site](


If you don't have enough to eat at the tasting, take a last look at Levada. Prices here are above average, but the interior, atmosphere and author's dishes will not disappoint you. For children there is a special menu with light soups, chicken cutlets and spaghetti with cheese. Book tables by phone at [site](

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