An active tour to Lake Baikal. Rafting, climbing, hot springs and waterfalls

If you appreciate activity and nature, want new experiences and "shake yourself up", then this tour is for you! There will be no tents and heavy backpacks, but there will be mountains, Lake Baikal, climbing to the top (2,415 m), where a stunning Silver Lake is nestled among the mountain "walls"!

On this tour, you will experience the atmospheric nature of hiking, the wild beauty of mountains and taiga in conditions of comfort, thoughtfulness and safety.

Location

Irkutsk
from
US$ 609
+ tickets to the starting point of the tour
Book the tour
No need to pay now
Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 13 – 17 Jul
    • 9 – 13 Aug
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Moderate
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers
Group
Up to 15 people
Minimum age
12 years old
Group meet at
Irkutsk
Contact the tour coordinator
Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
Or text us in messengers

Tour highlights

Rafting on the Irkut River
We will admire nature, try our hand at competitions with other participants of the alloy "who is faster and more agile"
The Great Baikal Trail
Let's go hiking in the most original and picturesque places
Maral Farm
Let's get acquainted with the amazing marals that graze peacefully at the foot of the majestic mountains
Climbing Ulyabor Peak
We will admire the very picturesque circus and the mountain "wall", see the Silver Lake and conquer the top

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in Irkutsk. Rafting on the Irkut River

    After arriving in Irkutsk, our small group of fans of the asset and vivid impressions will first go to a welcome breakfast: we will get acquainted with the guide and other members of the group, because we will spend 5 whole days in each other's company! 

    The acquaintance will take place in the cozy atmosphere of the restaurant with the name "Meeting place" that speaks in our case. 

    Let's talk briefly about ourselves, outline a plan of action and hit the road. 

    Today your day will be spent in nature - you will get acquainted with the beauty of the Siberian region during rafting on the picturesque area along the Irkut River. 

    We will take a group transfer towards the village of Shamanka.

    This is an amazing place that attracts tourists with its breathtaking views and nature. 

    Shamanka is a village nestled comfortably next to the 33 Bogatyr cliff, a natural monument. 

    Shaman's Cliff is located on the left bank of Irkut and is a ridge of rocky outcrops. 

    The view is truly amazing and admirable! 

    On the banks of the river in Shamanka, the instructor will give a detailed briefing, after which we will board rafts and hit the road

    During the rafting, you will admire nature, try your hand at competitions with other participants of the rafting "who is faster and more agile". 

    When you get to the place of rest, you will have a delicious lunch, fun contests and free time for walking and swimming in the river.

    After gaining strength and taking a break, your rafting will continue to the village of Vvedenshchina, from where a group transfer will take you to Listvyanka. Listvyanka is located on a narrow edge along the shore of Lake Baikal. 

    After checking in, you will have free time, which, if desired, you can devote to a walk along the embankment on Lake Baikal or rest, because the day was very active and full of new impressions! 

    You will see: Irkutsk, Irkut, Shamanka village, Vvedenshchina village, Listvyanka.

    The price includes: welcome breakfast, group transfer, rental of rafting equipment (raft, life jackets, paddles), instructor-cook services, hot lunch, rafting, accompanying guide, accommodation in Listvyanka.

  • Day 2 - A one-day hike along the Great Baikal Trail
  • Day 3 - The road to the mountains of Eastern Sayan in Arshan. Visit to the hot springs in Zhemchug and the maral farm
  • Day 4 - Climbing Ulyabor peak in the mountains of Eastern Sayan (2415 m)
  • Day 5 - A walk along the valley of the Kyngarga River along the gorge with waterfalls. Return to Irkutsk
Difficulty
Low physical intensity for amateurs and non-experienced travelers

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

The tour includes accommodation in hotels (standard).

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the accommodation, RUB.:

2-3-local Surcharge for 1-bed
54 00010 000
Irkut Hotel or Tuyana Hotel Complex 2 nights
Irkut Hotel

The Irkut Hotel is located on the territory of the village of Arshan, surrounded by picturesque natural areas. The service includes a free private parking area and Internet Wi-Fi. Barbecue facilities are available. Valuables are stored in a safe. Pets are allowed. Readers will appreciate the library. Smoking areas are equipped. Special conditions are offered to families and non-smokers.

The rooms have everything you need for comfort and relaxation, including cable TV, a hairdryer and free Wi-Fi.

2 more photos
Another option
Tuyana Hotel Complex

This hotel is located in the resort village of Arshan in the lower part of the Tunka ridge.

It offers free Wi-Fi and a steam bath.

The rooms are decorated in a rustic style with eco-friendly finishes.

Each room at the Tuyana Hotel is decorated with wood and wooden furniture.

The shared and private bathrooms are equipped with a shower.

2 more photos
Boutique hotel "Larch" or Forest Trail Hotel 2 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 15 tourists
Minimum age
12 years old
Duration
5 days 4 nights
Group meets at
Irkutsk

Included in price

  • transfer according to the program;
  • accommodation according to the program;
  • meals according to the program: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner, 1 snack;
  • rafting equipment rental;
  • guide services according to the program.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Irkutsk and back;
  • meals not specified in the program;
  • personal expenses.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • required: passport, MHI policy;
  • headdress (cap / hat / bandana);
  • sunscreen (protection factor of at least 20);
  • sunglasses (with at least 2 UV protection);
  • bathing accessories;
  • rain cape (raincoat);
  • comfortable shoes (athletic shoes, preferably trekking boots or sneakers);
  • tracking sticks;
  • small backpack (up to 25 liters);
  • mosquito and tick repellents (we recommend buying in Irkutsk, because they may not be allowed on the plane);
  • insulated clothing (jacket / light hat / hoodies / thin gloves / comfortable pants);
  • the seat (tourist hob);
  • thermos;
  • toiletries;
  • sealed packaging for documents;
  • personal first aid kit (if you need specific medicines) Photo/video equipment (spare flash cards);
  • portable charger (power bank);
  • binoculars;
  • We recommend that you deal with the issue of tick vaccination in advance, as well as tick insurance! 
Are tickets included in the price of the tour?
Cancellation of booking

Dates and Prices

  • US$ 609
    13 – 17 Jul 5 days 4 nights
    Submit request
    No need to pay now
  • US$ 609
    9 – 13 Aug 5 days 4 nights
    Submit request
    No need to pay now
from
US$ 609
Submit request