The charm of Olkhon and Irkutsk

From Irkutsk to O. Olkhon is on a summer sightseeing tour. Recharge yourself with this sunny island, get to know Irkutsk, walking along the ancient streets. Enjoy the beauty of Lake Baikal and Olkhon.

Location

Irkutsk
from
US$ 568
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Duration
7 Days
6 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 29 Jun – 5 Jul
    • 13 – 19 Jul
    • 20 – 26 Jul
    • 27 Jul – 2 Aug
    • 3 – 9 Aug
or
Accommodation
  • or
    Camp Site, Hotel
    5 nights
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 15 people
Minimum age
5 years old
Group meet at
Irkutsk
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Weekdays: 8am - 8pm
Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Ogoy Island
We will go by boat to Ogoy Island to the Buddhist stupa of enlightenment
The gates of Lake Baikal
Let's go on a sightseeing tour of Irkutsk and take a walk along the embankment
Shamanka Rock
We will explore the place of power — Olkhon Island, where the mysterious Shamanka rock and the picturesque Cape Khoboy await us

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Irkutsk

    In the morning at 09:30 we meet at the airport and at the railway station of Irkutsk, get acquainted, get our luggage. 

    We are going on a sightseeing tour of the city.

    We will visit the founding site of Irkutsk, walk along the embankment of the Angara River, look into the historical quarter.

    After the tour, we stay in hotels and hotel apartments in Irkutsk.

    Meals: on your own at your own expense.

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  • Day 2 - Olkhon Island, Shamanka Rock
  • Day 3 - Cape Khoboy
  • Day 4 - South of Olkhon Island
  • Day 5 - A water trip to the island. Ogoi
  • Day 6 - Rest on the shore of Lake Baikal
  • Day 7 - Return to Irkutsk
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • or
    Camp Site, Hotel
    5 nights
  • Hotel
    1 night
Comfort
  • Basic+

The tour provides accommodation in double or triple rooms in Irkutsk (1 night) and Olkhon Island (5 nights) in several options to choose from:

The cost of the tour for 1 person with various accommodation options, RUB.:

  DatesBudgetEconomyStandard
June 1-7, June 22-2847 90051 50059 900
June 29 - July 5, July 13 - July 19, 
July 20-26, July 27 - August 2, August 3-9, August 10-16
49 90052 90063 500
Surcharge for single occupancy7 00010 00015 500

The budget version of the tour includes:

  • hotel accommodation in Irkutsk: 2-bed comfortable standard room
  • accommodation at the recreation center on Olkhon: 2-bed uncomfortable room, shower and toilet on the territory of the base

The economy version of the tour includes:

  • hotel in Irkutsk – standard room (shower and toilet in the room);
  • on Olkhon, mini-hotel Baikal – economy room, shower and toilet on the floor for 4 rooms.

The standard version of the tour includes:

  • hotel in Irkutsk – standard room,;
  • on Olkhon, mini-hotel Baikal – standard room, shower and toilet in the room.

Please specify the details of accommodation in Irkutsk when booking.

Recreation center "Solnechnaya" (Budget) or Mini-hotel Baikal (Economy) or 5 nights
Recreation center "Solnechnaya" (Budget)

It is located on the island of Olkhon, 280 km from Irkutsk, in a beautiful and picturesque place on the outskirts of the village of Khuzhir, just 500 m from the shore of Lake Baikal. The base offers wonderful panoramic views of the lake, the famous Shamanka Rock and cozy bays with sandy beaches are within walking distance.

Cozy wooden houses and cottages made of Siberian pine are offered for accommodation. 

All rooms and cabins on the base are unsettled, shower and toilet are on site. The total capacity is 200 people.

In a separate dining room with a view of Lake Baikal, guests are offered two full meals a day (breakfast and dinner) from local eco-friendly products: cold and hot snacks, meat dishes, always fresh dairy products and fragrant pastries. Here you can taste real dishes from Baikal fish for every taste. Fragrant herbal teas are also offered at the local phyto bar.

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Another option
Mini-hotel Baikal (Economy)

It is located on the island of Olkhon in the village. Khuzhir, just 150 m from the shore of Lake Baikal. The excellent location allows you to reach the significant attractions of the island – Shamanka Rock and Sarai beach in a few minutes on foot. All necessary infrastructure is also within walking distance: cafes, shops, souvenir shops, etc.

Some rooms have views of Lake Baikal, sandy beach and coniferous forest. The rooms are decorated in a rustic style and made of Baikal pine, so the air in them is saturated with the aroma of pine needles and resins. 

2-bed economy room, shower and toilet on the floor for 4 rooms.

Set breakfasts are included in the price. In the cozy cafe "Ostrov", you will be offered dishes of Siberian and Buryat cuisine, various delicacies from Baikal fish, snacks and fresh pastries. On the second floor there is an art gallery, which presents paintings by regional artists, various books and souvenirs. Barbecue facilities are also available.

An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including horse riding and hiking. Various tours of Olkhon Island are also offered, accompanied by experienced guides.

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Another option
Mini-hotel Baikal (Standard)

It is located on the island of Olkhon in the village. Khuzhir, just 150 m from the shore of Lake Baikal. The excellent location allows you to reach the significant attractions of the island – Shamanka Rock and Sarai beach in a few minutes on foot. All necessary infrastructure is also within walking distance: cafes, shops, souvenir shops, etc.

Some rooms have views of Lake Baikal, sandy beach and coniferous forest. The rooms are decorated in a rustic style and made of Baikal pine, so the air in them is saturated with the aroma of pine needles and resins. 

Comfortable double rooms are located in wooden buildings and are available: two single beds or one double bed (additional installation is possible. seats), flat-screen TV, table, chairs, wardrobe or closet, private bathroom with shower, towels, mirror.

Set breakfasts are included in the price. In the cozy cafe "Ostrov", you will be offered dishes of Siberian and Buryat cuisine, various delicacies from Baikal fish, snacks and fresh pastries. On the second floor there is an art gallery, which presents paintings by regional artists, various books and souvenirs. Barbecue facilities are also available.

An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including horse riding and hiking. Various tours of Olkhon Island are also offered, accompanied by experienced guides.

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The Angara Hotel 1 night

Tour conditions

Group
up to 15 tourists
Minimum age
5 years old
Duration
7 days 6 nights
Group meets at
Irkutsk

Included in price

  • meeting at 09:30 am (local time) at the airport or at the railway station in Irkutsk;
  • transfer Irkutsk – Olkhon Island – Irkutsk;
  • accommodation in Irkutsk (1 day);
  • accommodation on Olkhon (5 days);
  • meals according to the program:
    • 1 day – not included;
    • Day 2 – breakfast and dinner;
    • Day 3, 4, 5 – breakfast, lunch-picnic and dinner;
    • Day 6 – breakfast and dinner;
    • Day 7 – breakfast.
  • guided tours according to the program:
    • sightseeing tour of Irkutsk;
    • sightseeing tour to Cape Burhan;
    • car tour to Cape Khoboy;
    • car tour to the south of the island;
    • water tour Healing spring – Ogoy Island.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Irkutsk and back;
  • transfer at the end of the tour to hotels, railway station, airport, etc.;
  • additional transfers not specified in the program;
  • additional meals not specified in the program;
  • additional services not specified in the program or specified for an additional fee.

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

We recommend that you have it with you:

  • personal first aid kit:
    • first aid supplies (bandage, cotton wool, patch, analgesics, antiseptics);
    • medications needed for gastrointestinal disorders;
    • in the presence of chronic diseases – medications that you usually take;
  • warm clothes (windbreaker, headdress) – for boat trips;
  • raincoat;
  • sneakers (waterproof shoes or have a replaceable pair);
  • swimsuit, lightweight headdress for sun protection;
  • tick repellent;
  • sunscreen;
  • flashlight (optional).
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Dates and Prices

  • from US$ 568
    29 Jun – 5 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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    13 – 19 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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    20 – 26 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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  • from US$ 568
    27 Jul – 2 Aug 7 days 6 nights
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  • from US$ 568
    3 – 9 Aug 7 days 6 nights
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