Feast of the Pomorian Roe in Umba


Tour description

Rural holiday dedicated Pomor Roe – ancient ceremonial liver of rye dough, which is baked from the XII century, runs 30 kilometers from the district center of Umba in the village Kuzreka and introduces the history and legends of the Terek coast. It is believed that the roebuck – is an allegorical image of happiness, love, health and success.

The purpose of the festival – the preservation and development of indigenous traditions and customs of coast-dwellers.

The program – performances by folk groups, folk games and dances, local craft fairs, feast dishes Pomor kitchen, master classes on modeling Pomor Roe.



Travel Date: August 6, 2016

Duration (days): 1

Price: 2200 rubles



Our program:

  • Departure from Murmansk area hotel “Mariner”, ul. Knipovich, d.23.
  • “Vega” technical stop at the gas station in Kandalaksha.
  • Arrival in the village of Umba.
  • Moving to the village for a holiday Kuzreka Pomor Roe.

Kuzreka (Coos River) – a small Pomeranian village located in the district of the Murmansk region Ter, at the mouth of the same river. The current village Kuzreka appeared in the XVII century as Usolie Solovetsky monastery, and then to turn to the village. In 1900, in the village, there were 16 houses and 94 inhabitants. Today the village is Kuzreka dacha settlement and has no permanent population.



Rural Pomor festival program in the village of Roe Kuzreka “In a clearing near the well”:

  • 11.00 – 16.00 Rural Fair – exhibition.

Street artists: Pomeranian Roe, souvenirs, “Obzhorny number” – a treat for every taste!

  • 12.00 – Opening of the festival.


Folklore – the game program.


Performing groups from the cities of Murmansk, Apatity, Kandalaksha, Cola, Varzuga rural settlement, village. Umba folk games and fun. Beauty contest scarecrow.

  • 14.00 ‘Cause time – Master – class-hr “

Modeling Roe, master classes. Features of northern tea. tea tasting.

  • 15.00 “The Tale of the Russian sundress” -selskoe catwalk
  • 16.00 Awarding. Closing the festival.

Guests are invited to feast on an excursion in the “Pomor barn” at the Exhibition of ancient crafts and toys. The villagers are preparing an exhibition of scarecrows, their crafts and refreshments.

  • Lunch (optional, extra charge).
  • Departure from Umba.
  • “Vega” technical stop at the gas station in Kandalaksha.
  • Arrival in Murmansk.


The price includes: transfers according to the program

All that is not mentioned in the program – an additional cost.
Additional charges: Nutritions on the road (Cafe at the gas station);




  • the program may be amended or supplemented;
  • if not set the group carried out a full refund.
  • it is desirable to have a means of protection from mosquitoes and midges!
  • The price may vary. Specify the value of our managers!

Additional information about the trip: The trip is carried out on a comfortable minibus “Mercedes Sprinter”.


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