Baikal's spring kaleidoscope: Baikal Nature Reserve, Warm Lakes, Listvyanka and Olkhon

All the best things that are on Lake Baikal are collected in this tour. You will have a unique opportunity to explore the southern and central part of the lake. Feel the energy of the sacred places of Olkhon Island, Baikalsk, Irkutsk. Actively relax in the village of Listvyanka, watch and walk along the fabulous shore of the lake and try the local cuisine.

The tour is also held on any date on an individual request.

Location

Irkutsk
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Duration
12 Days
11 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 24 Mar – 4 Apr, 2025
    • 31 Mar – 11 Apr, 2025
    • 7 – 18 Apr, 2025
    • 14 – 25 Apr, 2025
    • 21 Apr – 2 May, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    7 nights
  • Camp Site
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 19 people
Group meet at
Irkutsk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

The famous island of Olkhon
We will see the main attractions of the island – Cape Kobylya Golova and Cape Khoboy
The entertaining Taltsy Museum
We will visit the museum of wooden architecture of Taltsy
Tunka Valley
We will see waterfalls, mineral springs and a Buddhist datsan

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Group meeting. Transfer to the city of Baikalsk

    Meeting at the airport, railway station, or hotel in Irkutsk.

    Transfer to the city of Baikalsk.

    Accommodation at the hotel.

    Meals included: dinner. 

    By road: about 150 km.    

    Total duration: approximately 3 hours. 

  • Day 2 - Eco-park "Warm Lakes" on Snezhnaya
  • Day 3 - Free day in Baikalsk
  • Day 4 - Excursion to the Tunka Valley
  • Day 5 - Baikalsk - Listvyanka
  • Day 6 - Taltsy Open-air Museum
  • Day 7 - Free day in Listvyanka
  • Day 8 - Listvyanka - Olkhon
  • Day 9 - Cape Khoboy and northern Olkhon
  • Day 10 - Free day on Olkhon
  • Day 11 - Cape Kobylya Golova and southern Olkhon
  • Day 12 - Olkhon - Irkutsk
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    7 nights
  • Camp Site
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Basic+
  • Midscale

The tour includes accommodation in a hotel and a camp site

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the category of accommodation and date of arrival, RUB.:

 Regular dates22.04, 29.04, 6.05
 economystandardeconomystandard
2-bed room117 400131 200121 700 139 800
surcharge for single occupancy21 50031 00024 500 37 000

Economy accommodation:

  • Baikalsk — Margobai Hotel — 2-bed room (facilities in the section for several rooms). 4 nights: night 1-4;
  • Listvyanka — Arabesque Hotel — 2-bed room (facilities in the section for several rooms). 3 nights: 5-7 nights;
  • Olkhon — Nabaimar Campsite — 2-bed room (facilities on the floor). 4 nights: night 8-11.

Standard placement:

  • Baikalsk — Margobai Hotel — 2-bed room (room amenities). 4 nights: night 1-4;
  • Listvyanka — Baikal Cedar Hotel — 2-bed room (room amenities). 3 nights: 5-7 nights;
  • Olkhon — Nabaimar Campsite — 2-bed room (room amenities). 4 nights: night 8-11.
Margobai Hotel, Baikalsk 4 nights

Located 200 meters from Lake Baikal, Margobai Hotel offers an indoor swimming pool, sauna, Turkish steam bath, as well as free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, an a la carte restaurant and a 24-hour front desk.

It offers simply furnished rooms with wooden furniture and a TV. Some of the rooms have a spacious seating area and a private bathroom.

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Arabesque Hotel, village Listvyanka or Baikal Cedar Hotel, village Listvyanka 3 nights
Campsite "Nabaymar", Olkhon island 4 nights

Tour conditions

Group
up to 19 tourists
Duration
12 days 11 nights
Group meets at
Irkutsk

Included in price

  • accommodation (according to the selected price);
  • nutrition:
    • Day 1: Dinner;
    • Day 2, 9, 11: breakfast, lunch, dinner;
    • Day 3-4, 8, 10: breakfast, dinner;
    • Day 5-7, 12: breakfast;
  • transportation services:
    • Day 1: Irkutsk – Baikalsk;
    • Day 2: Baikalsk – Warm Lakes – Baikalsk;
    • Day 4: Baikalsk – Arshan – Baikalsk;
    • Day 5: Baikalsk – Irkutsk – Listvyanka;
    • Day 6: Listvyanka – Taltsy – Listvyanka;
    • Day 8: Listvyanka – Irkutsk – Olkhon;
    • Day 9: Olkhon;
    • Day 11: Olkhon;
    • Day 12: Olkhon – Irkutsk;
  • sightseeing services:
    • Day 2: Walk to the Warm lakes;
    • Day 4: Arshan Sightseeing tour: waterfalls, Buddhist datsan;
    • Day 6: Ethnographic Museum of Taltsy;
    • Day 9: Trip to the northern part of Olkhon Island;
    • Day 11: Drive to the southern part of Olkhon Island.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Irkutsk and back;
  • meals not specified in the program;
  • recreational fees (payment for entry to the national park, nature reserve, etc.).

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour
  • comfortable shoes and warm socks;
  • replacement shoes;
  • warm jacket and trousers;
  • sweater or sweatshirt;
  • a hat or other headdress that protects from the sun;
  • bathing accessories, towel, slippers (for the bath);
  • sunglasses;
  • sunscreen cream (maximum protection factor);
  • If you are taking medications, take them with you.
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    7 – 18 Apr, 2025 12 days 11 nights
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    21 Apr – 2 May, 2025 12 days 11 nights
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