Our travel agency Matkakarjala, for more than 20 years, has organized tours all over the world and cooperated with reliable partners. We compose not only our tours but at the same time present to you ready-made travel offers from our partners. Familiar yourself with some of our tourists services below:

  • Ferry tours to Sweden, Germany and Estonia
  • Transfer service to cruise locations etc. by bus from Joensuu and Kitee
  • Booking of hotels all around the world
  • Direct charter flights from Joensuu to Turkey in spring and summer Bus tickets from Joensuuto Petrozavodsk and St. PetersburCompilation of tours on a by-order baCottages in Finland


Our visa service takes care of tourist and business visas to Russia, border licenses, foreign currency and insurances.

Entry visa to Russia, 85 €

– the price is for EU citizens

– for other nationalities the price is checked by the date in question

– valid for at most two weeks

– delivery time about ten days

Double-entry visa, 128 €

– valid for three months

–  delivery time about 3 weeks

Multiple-entry visa 138 €/235 €

– for one year – delivery time about 6-8 weeks, 138 €

– for two years – delivery time 3 weeks, 235 €

A one-year visa as an express delivery, 165 €

– delivery time about 4-5 weeks

– a valid passport is needed for the whole time

A one-year visa as a super express delivery, 185 €

– delivery time about 2-3 weeks

– a valid passport is needed for the whole period

The documents needed for the visas above

- a visa application

– a certificate of a travel insurance from the insurance company

– a passport which is valid for 6 months after the expiry date of the visa


Matkakarjala acts as an agent in the following event in summer 2015:

Song festivals in Sortavala, Russia, 2015

– time: July 3 – July 5, 2015

– we arrange a trip from Joensuu

– accommodation: in hotel Seurahuone, for smaller groups hotel Piipunpiha is also available


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