Christmas holidays on Lake Baikal

Christmas is the kindest and most magical holiday of the year. We invite you to meet him in a real winter fairy tale, on the cleanest and most beautiful lake on the planet, off the shores of Lake Baikal. Walking through the snow-covered taiga, admiring the patterns of ice, making the most important wishes.

Location

Russia, Irkutsk
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US$ 887
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Duration
5 Days
4 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 1 – 5 Jan, 2025
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 10 people
Minimum age
6 years old
Group meet at
Russia, Irkutsk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Immersion in Buryat cuisine
We are waiting for a delicious lunch in a Buryat family and a master class on modeling poses
"The Kiss of Lake Baikal"
Let's get initiated into ice travelers
Hivus rides
We will overcome the ice crossing by airboat
Christmas on Lake Baikal
Let's celebrate the holiday in a real winter fairy tale of Lake Baikal

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Irkutsk – Taltsy – Listvyanka

    Meeting of the group with the guide until 09:45.

    10:00 Departure towards the village. Listvyanka.

    10:00-11:00 Transfer to the Taltsy Museum.

    11:00-12:30 Excursion to the ethnographic museum "Taltsy".

    You will visit a real Siberian village, where the atmosphere of the 18th century is recreated: workshops, three horses, fairs, folk festivals.

    12:30-12:45 Transfer to the restaurant.

    12:45-14:15 Lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Hangar.

    14:15-14:30 Transfer to the observation deck.

    14:30-15:30 Ascent by a suspended cable car to the observation deck "Chersky Stone".

    15:30-16:00 Transfer to the hotel.

    16:00 Check-in at the Baikal Hotel.

    16:00 Free time, walking around the village of Listvyanka (fish market, embankment on Lake Baikal).

    Meals: set lunch in the restaurant at the Anastasia hotel, dinner on your own.
    Accommodation: Baikal Hotel, deluxe double rooms.
    2.5 hours of crossings, 3.5 hours of car and walking tours.
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  • Day 2 - Listvyanka – Irkutsk – O. Olkhon
  • Day 3 - Olkhon
  • Day 4 - Olkhon Island – Irkutsk
  • Day 5 - Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    4 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour includes accommodation in a hotel in Listvyanka, Olkhon and Irkutsk.

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

 Double roomExtra charge for a single room
the usual cost (after 1.12)79 00021 000
RB promotion until 1.1275 000

The cost of the tour for 1 person when booking an individual tour, RUB.:

 the usual cost (after 1.12)RB promotion until 1.12
for group 885 00080 500
with group 694 00089 000
with group 4117 000111 000
with group 2185 000175 500
Baikal Hotel 1 night
Modern design, fresh renovation, large selection of rooms. The Baikal Museum is within walking distance. The highlight of the hotel is that it is located on a hill. The windows overlook the lake.
Deluxe Twin Baikal View Room:
  • Two separate beds measuring 900x200 cm
  • Personal use items
  • Towels
  • Tea Station
  • Iron + ironing board
  • TV
  • Mini bar
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Port Olkhon Art Hotel 2 nights
Ibis Hotel 1 night

Tour conditions

Group
up to 10 tourists
Minimum age
6 years old
Duration
5 days 4 nights
Group meets at
Russia, Irkutsk

Included in price

  • meeting at the airport;
  • accommodation specified in the program;
  • meals specified in the program (4 breakfasts, 4 lunches);
  • transfers according to the program;
  • services of a professional guide to Lake Baikal, 4 days;
  • Khivus ferry to Olkhon Island;
  • folklore program in the Buryat village on Olkhon;
  • museum tours: "Taltsy", Baikal Limnological Museum;
  • tickets for the Chersky Stone ski lift.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Irkutsk and back;
  • additional entertainment and excursions;
  • meals not included in the program (dinners);
  • skate rental;
  • sauna;
  • alcohol and tobacco products.

It's important to know

Are plane tickets included in the price of the tour?

Air and railway tickets are not included in the price of the tour. You can purchase them yourself or contact us for help.

Is insurance included in the price of the tour?
Will we see ice on the tour?
What is the weather like on Lake Baikal at this time?
How much cash do I need to have with me?
Will there be time to buy souvenirs?

Dates and Prices

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    1 – 5 Jan, 2025 5 days 4 nights
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