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Irkutsk, Listvyanka and Taltsy

This tour is not available and is archived.
Easy - nothing more than normal walking while sight-seeing
Moderately Easy - 1-3 hours of physical activity daily
Moderate - 3-5 hours of physical activity daily
Challenging - 5-7 hours of challenging physical activity daily
Extreme - 7+ hours of challenging/extreme physical activity daily
Difficulty
Basic — most of nights in tents or rooms with shared WC, some nights in comfortable rooms.
Standard — most of nights in comfortable rooms, some nights in tents or rooms with shared WC.
Upgraded — all nights in comfortable rooms.
Comfort
Highlights
  • Ideal option for straitened for time to visit Lake Baikal
  • Discovery of the history and culture of the capital of Eastern Siberia - Irkutsk city
Tour Overview

This trip allows you to discover Lake Baikal and the capital of East Siberia, the city of Irkutsk, in summer as well as in winter. On the way between Listvyanka and Irkutsk you will discover the museum of traditional Russian architecture. After a walk in the surroundings of Listvyanka, you will spend the night in inn on lakeside.

Tour programme
  • Day 1
    Morning leave for Listvyanka by car. Discovery of Lake Baikal watching Shaman Rock emerging from the mouth of the Angara. Visit to the Baikal museum and its aquarium with fish and seals of the lake. Ascending Chersky Rock by ropeway or on foot - at will (30 min. approximately), wonderful panorama of the lake and the Angara River. Accommodation in inn. Lunch in the restaurant overlooking Lake Baikal. Visiting the market with its typical saleswomen of omul. Opportunity to taste smoked omul, endemic fish of the lake. Inn overnight.
  • Day 2
    After the breakfast, departure to Taltsy - museum of traditional architecture in the open air. Return to Irkutsk. Lunch at restaurant. A tour of the city: historical centre, churches, old streets and wooden houses, the Decembrists museum. End of the programme.
      Detailed description
      New departures available soon
      Price includes
      • English-speaking guide
      • Accommodation as per itinerary
      • Transport as per itinerary
      • Meals
      • Excursions and visits as per itinerary
      Price does not include
      • Administrative registration
      • Personal expenses and tips
      • Visa fees and travel insurance
      • Optional activities
      • Ropeway to Chersky Rock
      For more info, please download the detailed description of the trip.
      Note

      Single supplement - 1100 RUB

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