Two-day excursion to Lake Baikal

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Time spending: all year round

Duration: 2 days/1 night

Number of people in the group: up to 12 people

The cost of a two-day tour in rubles for 2017.:

Number of people in the group Cost per person
with a group of 1 to 3 people. 7000
with a group of 4 to 7 people. 5000
with a group of more than 7 people. 4800

Description of the excursion

1 day

Meeting at the airport, at the railway or bus station, or at the hotel. A trip to the museum “Taltsy”. This amazing museum, created as a collective image of a Siberian village, will not leave a single guest indifferent. Here you will find a variety of historical and architectural monuments, collected in a single museum complex in a beautiful picturesque place on the banks of the Angara River. The variety of expositions is impressive, one can enter and feel the atmosphere of that time in every house. In summer and winter, in spring and autumn, there are numerous events, folk festivals, merry celebrations and celebrations. After the tour, you can ride on the Russian troika and taste delicious Siberian pies with raspberry jam, as well as drink herbal tea from a samovar.

We continue our tour on Lake Baikal. One of the main attractions of Listvyanka is The Baikal Limnological Museum. We go to him. Here you will get acquainted with the representatives of the flora and fauna of Lake Baikal, learn its history and talk about the future. You will be able to dive to the bottom of the lake in a virtual bathyscaphe, and also observe in real time the rookery of Baikal seals in Ushkany Islands. Also you can visit the arboretum with a view of Baikal.

Then we go up to the observation platform to the Chersky stone. Beautiful views and panoramas of the lake will make even the most lazy tourist grab for the camera and bring home a couple of good shots. There is also a small cafe where you can dine or drink a delicious tea.

After lunch, descending on the picturesque serpentine, go to souvenir market, where you can buy products of local artists and craftsmen as a gift to your relatives and friends. Someone will want to walk along the rocky shore of Lake Baikal and get some fresh air.

After dinner, you can finish the first day with a visit center of the author’s song in Listvyanka and of course to admire the beauties of the evening Baikal.

2 day

We continue the tour with a visit the center of sled dogs in Pady Krestovoy, and also consider retrocollection of the Osipov family, we will visit 
St. Nicholas Church

Then we are waiting Nerpinary. The show of Baikal seals is an unforgettable sight. Where in the world can you still see a trained seal? Nerpa and dance, and sing, and perform Baikal jazz, play basketball and football, and draw pictures that you can buy after the auction held within the program.

Will not leave anyone indifferent and Art Gallery named Plamenevsky. Here constantly live artists, photographers, travelers from all over the world. In the exhibition hall of 70 m2 there are works of different masters, the main theme of which is Baikal. Here you can buy products from birch bark, paintings, jewelry.

Lunch time can be spent in any of the numerous cafes of the village in the gazebo near the camping site, or you can arrange a “wild” picnic on the pebbly shore of Lake Baikal.


The tour continues and we go to the solar telescope. This is the only chromospheric solar telescope in the Baikal and one of the largest in Russia with a lens diameter of 1 m. From the observatory area, an amazing circular panorama of Baikal and the source of the Angara opens. With prior agreement with scientists from the Academy of Sciences, you can listen to a lecture about the Sun, see the images of a star made with a telescope, see the Sun in a telescope, listen to a lecture on solar-terrestrial interaction and its role in life on Earth. Night observations on celestial bodies can also be organized in the observatory.

Return to Irkutsk.


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Included in the price

  • All transfers according to the program
  • Professional guide services

The price does not include

  • Visiting the Nerpinary
  • Entrance ticket to the museum Taltsy.
  • Entrance ticket to the Limnological Museum.
  • Additional expositions in the Limnological Museum
  • Lunch in the village. Listvyanka
  • Additional transfers are not for the program
  • Accommodation in Irkutsk and pos. Listvyanka

Additional services

  • Horseback riding and horse riding training
  • Visit to the real smithy
  • Master class in pottery skills
  • Combined trekking along the Great Baikal Trail
  • Expedition on quadrocycles
  • Visit to the observatory
  • Bathhouse
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