You wish to discover Lake Baikal from south to north, west to east? You would like to have an idea about the diversity and uniqueness of its area? Join the adventure! It's our greatest tour to Lake Baikal in summer. This tour includes the visit of the key Baikal places. During 12 days you will alternate transfers by car and by boat. In this outstanding journey around the whole lake, you will discover stunning sceneries: steppes, river delta, sand dunes, cliffs, taiga - preserved fauna and flora and the rough but generous soul of Siberians. You will visit the southernmost and the northernmost points of Lake Baikal and cross the lake three times in its southern, central and northern parts. The total distance of the itinerary is more than 2000 km. For understanding the immensity of this tour, just take a look at the map!
Though there are a lot of excursions during the tour you will be able to relax and enjoy peace of Baikal beauties. You will taste the local cuisine and get acquaintance with culture and history of the region.
In the end of the tour you will go on train by the Baikal–Amur Mainline (BAM) – one of the biggest railway lines all over the world.
This tour is available for everyone. No particular physical condition is required.
After this tour, you will be able to say that you know the summer Baikal!
|Day||The southernmost point of lake Baikal||Irkutsk — Listvyanka|
|Day||The biggest island of the lake Baikal||Listvyanka — Olkhon island|
|Day||North part of the Olkhon island||Olkhon island|
|Day||Day at leisure on the Olkhon island||Olkhon island|
|Day||Crossing of lake in its widest part||Olkhon island — Ust-Barguzin|
|Day||Free day in the Baikal village||Khakussy|
|Day||Along the eastern shore of the lake Baikal||Ust-Barguzine — Khakussy|
|Day||Hot springs of the lake Baikal||Khakussy|
|Day||The northern part of the lake||Khakussy — Severobaikalsk|
|Day||Day in Severobaykalsk||Severobaykalsk|
|Day||Baikal–Amur Mainline on train||BAM|
|Day||End of the programme||Severobaikalsk — Irkutsk|