If you an active and curious person but are not ready for prolonged hiking and nights in a tent, this rout is for you. If you are an active and curious person but still not ready for long hiking and nights in a tent, this rout is for you. You will see taiga and Tazheranskaya steppe, rocky shores, warm shoals and sandy beaches, tops of majestic Sayan mountains during these nine days. At the same time you will enjoy comfort as every night you will stay at the tourist centers and hotels.
This route is interesting for visiting different parts of Baikal. You will see Hamar-Daban mountains, taiga and rocky shores in the south part of the lake. There are Tazheranskaya steppe, warm shoals and sandy beaches in the central part. There are hiking trails, auto excursion, tourist train and short walks along route. You can choose the nights in the tents, staying in tourist сenters or hotels.
Touching virgin nature of Pribaikalie. Safe seeing brown bears, reindeers, elks, baikal nerpa’s breeding-grounds. Climbing at Baikal mountain ridge and come down to Siberian river – Lena. Taking part in hazardous trophy fishing. Taking bath in hot springs of Chivyrkuiskyi gulf shore. Traversing Baikal by high-speed sea-boat two times.
JEEP-TOUR ALONG BAIKAL
This expedition tour is for those who like jeeps. Great distances are not an obstacle. There are immense lands, traveling freedom, comfort and extreme roads.
Summer tour “Baikal’s faces” Cost (13 days/12 nights): Group of 7 - 12 persons: Group of 3 - 6 persons: Group of 2 persons: Individual tour by request.
This is the most informational tour. Travel starts in the capital of Buryatia – Ulan-Ude city and finishes on the opposite shore of the lake – Olhon Island. Buryatia is beautiful, original and distinctive. 60 percent of Baikal shore is located on its territory. This multi-nation republic is distinguished for tolerance and respect of nations living near each other. The different religions and confessions, such as ancient shamanism, budhism and orthodox including ancient orthodoxy, are adjoining in harmony.
Group of 8 - 13 persons: Group of 5 - 7 persons: Group of 3 - 4 persons: Group of 2 persons: by request
CHIVYRKUISKYI GULF AND SVYATOI NOS (HOLY NOSE) PENINSULA
This is a very interesting classic tracking. Chivyrkuiskyi and Barguzinskyi gulfs, sparsely populated Western Baikal shore. High-mountain platou of the largest peninsula of Baikal - Svyatoi Nos (Holy Nose). Hot healing springs. You can see Baikal seal (nerpa), fish and just have a good rest.
Program Duration: 9 days/8 nights Cost group of 8 - 12 человек:
TAZHERANSKAYA STEPPE AND OLHON ISLAND
Baikal is vast. To see even a half of Baikal you will need about three weeks. But you have less than a week! And you are coming to Baikal first time and don’t know if you would visit Siberia once more. So, we offer you the most interesting place where you can also rest, swim and enjoy good weather!Let’s go to the center of the lake to the very heart of Baikal Maloe sea - Olhon Island. You’ll not regret!
Group of 9 - 12 persons: Group of 6 - 8 persons: Group of 3 - 5 persons: Individual tour: by request.
EXCURSION TOUR “MEETING WITH BAIKAL”
Easy 3-day beginners’ tour. If you have just a few days, meet Baikal in the Lystvyanka village not far from Irkutsk. There are very picturesque places. The accommodation prices and comforts suit all tastes. There are large range of entertainments such as excursions to Talcy museum of wooden art, Lymnological museum, solar observation, small trips along old railway, hiking to Bolshye Koty village, boat trip, sauna, Russian feast with the folk show. In winter you can ride snowmobiles or ice boats on Baikal ice (January-March).
Cost (3 days/2 nights): Group of 8 - 13 persons: Group of 5 - 7 persons: Group of 3 - 4 persons: Group of 2 persons:
TOURIST’S CAMPING AT MALOE SEA (SMALL SEA)
Active program in the camping is not complicated thus it suits any tourists as well as children from the age of 8-10 years. There are hiking and interesting excursions. All nights are at the tourist base. You will take a closer look at Baikal, get a tan on the sandy beaches and swim in the warm bays of Maloe Sea(Small Sea). You will learn many legends and historical facts about the history of local inhabitants.
Voucher price is fixed and does not depend on the number of people. : Dates: Friday, Saturday Time of the year: June - August 2008.
OLD ALL-AROUND BAIKAL RAILWAY AND ROCKS OF OLHINSKOE PLATOU.
You can see Siberian taiga and Baikal nature. An excellent excursion program and lot of impressions. Olhinskoe platou. Many picturesque rocks. We will see the most famous of them, which look like huge creachures made of stone. Old All-Around Baikal Railway. This small section of the railway is highly saturated with tunnels, bridges and other constructions. That is why this railway is called an open air engineering museum
Price (5 days/4 nights): Group of 7 - 12 persons: Group of 3 - 6 persons: Group of 2 persons: Individual tour by request
Many people who were at Baikal in summer want to come back in winter. Tours developed by our company allow you to feel power and beauty of ice sea. This is unusual travel. Tours are gone in February and March. This is the best time for seeing ice. You will see fields of ice-hummock and ice grottos. You can see many places inaccessible in summer. Baikal ice is so smooth, clear and monolithic that it feels like walking on the surface of water.
Combined tour "Ice tale of Baikal" Price (11 days/10 nights) : Group of 5 - 7 persons: Group of 3 - 4 persons: Group of 2 persons:
Tracking ice tour "Sea of ice" Cost (12 days/11 nights) Group of 5 - 7 persons: Group of 3 - 4 persons: Group of 2 persons: