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Excursion to the Ulan-Ude Ethnographic Museum

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
  • Get acquainted with the history and culture of the peoples of Transbaikalia
Tour Overview

The ethnographic museum of the peoples of Transbaikalia is the most visited place in Ulan-Ude. It is an open air museum in the village of Verkhnaya Berezovka near Ulan-Ude. The museum keeps some unique artefacts that show in detail the culture and everyday life of the peoples of Buryatia and their different economic and social development. Visitors can see tiled burial places that date back to the Bronze Age, felt yurts from the Middle Age and wooden monuments from the 20th century. The museum opened in 1973, it is now considered as one of the most uncommon open air museum. Covering an area of 56 acres, the museum receives more than 100,000 visitors each year. The museum is laid out so that each and every one of the ethnic groups who lived in the near Baikal region has their own place.     

Tour programme
  • Day 1
    Your guide and driver will meet you at the hotel. Transfer to Verkhnaya Berezovka. Guided tour of museum. Trip back to Ulan-Ude.
    Detailed description
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    Price includes
    • English-speaking guide
    • Meals
    • Transport
    Price does not include
    • Accommodation
    For more info, please download the detailed description of the trip.
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