Along The Baikal Shore On Horseback

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
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.
  • Magnificent opportunity to learn to ride and to discover the Baikal landscapes
  • Easy and accessible route for everyone with a good level of fitness
Tour Overview

Here is a marvellous route to diversify your stay in the south of Lake Baikal and to enjoy a 18-km (11-mi) horseback ride between the villages of Listvyanka and Bolshiye Koty. Departing from Listvyanka situated 70 km (44 mi) southeast of Irkutsk we will follow an old trail linking these two villages. First kilometres will be done through taiga and then we will go down to the shore of Lake Biakal. During the ride we are going to enjoy plain but plentiful meal prepared on bonfire by our guide.

Tour may operate in either direction - from Listvyanka to Bolshiye Koty and vice versa.

Tour programme
  • Day 1
    Meeting at about 10.00 am in Listvyanka (make sure you arrive in the village the day before or contact us for accommodation and transfer arrangements). We will meet our horses, learn horse handling techniques, and saddle up. Horseback ride starts. Stop for lunch in the open air. Arrival in Listvianka at the end of the afternoon. End of the program
    Detailed description
    New departures available soon
    Price includes
    • Lunches
    • Russian-speaking guide services
    • Horse and equipment rental
    Price does not include
    • English-speaking guide
    • Meals as per itinerary
    • Visa invitation and registration of passports (for foreign citizens, if necessary)
    • Personal expenses and tips
    • Visa fees and travel insurance
    • Accommodation
    • Transport
    • Letter of invitation
    For more info, please download the detailed description of the trip.

    It is possible to be accompanied by English-speaking guide during this tour. Please contact us for the price.

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