Lake Baikal – The Kingdom of Ice
Siberia, 06 March – 11 March 2018
Crystal clear Baikal ice, ice grottoes and caves, a sea of snow and drive. And also an acquaintance with the traditions of the peoples of Siberia, degustation of Baikal delicacies and a Siberian bath with bathing in the cold waters of Lake Baikal!
Price: 350 EUR.
March 6, 1st day: Meeting at the airport. Departure to Ust-Orda (travel time 1 hour). Arrival in the ethnic Buryat complex, tasting Buryat national dishes. Next, visit the datsan (Buryat temple). Departure to Olkhon.
March 7, 2nd day: A trip along the ice of Lake Baikal along the northern part of Olkhon Island to Cape Khoboy. You will see transparent Baikal ice, hummocks of various shapes and ice grottoes.
March 8, 3rd day: A trip along the ice of Lake Baikal along the southern part of the island of Olkhon and the islands of the Small Sea. You will see the frozen water splashes in the grottoes and caves, the Sacred Buddhist Stupa on the island of Ogo and try the healing water.
March 9, 4th day: Free time before lunch. After lunch we start in the direction of Irkutsk, we say goodbye to Olkhon. Arrival in Listvyanka, accommodation at the hotel.
March 10, 5th day: Visit to the Baikal limnological museum, open-air ethnographic museum “Taltsy”. Visiting the fish and souvenir markets.
March 11, 6th day: We walk around the city of Irkutsk. Free time.
Included in the price:
Accommodation throughout the tour in hotels.
NOT included in price:
Flight to Irkutsk
Meals in cafes and restaurants;
Rent of sports equipment (skates, skis), additional services-bath, excursions.