Full Day Trip to Lake Baikal
"Admiring the views of the sacred sea"
Discover the breathtaking and scenic havens of the sacred sea
On this incredible expedition, your tour guide leads you to visit one of Lake Baikal’s myriad mineral springs, situated near one of the lake’s breath-taking bays, Goryachinsk resort with hot springs. You will see a stone called 'Turtle' for its natural shape before your tour continues to Sretensky women's monastery.
You and your tour guide will spend the rest of your already remarkable evening enjoying the comforting sounds of the lake’s tides, while basking in the sensational vistas of the ‘Motherland’. For just a moment you become a local, and you discover and savour the flavours of traditional Siberian cuisine including ‘hot smoked omul’, a rare fish that only resides in Lake Baikal’s fresh waters, smoked on a spit fire.
After your tour concludes, you will commence your journey back to the city, and on your way back you can admire the views of Baikal’s dreamland as it passes by you, taking with you a memory that will last you a lifetime.
Location: Russia, Ulan-Ude
Duration: 12 hours
Includes a local guide and any entrance or other fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated.
For groups of more than 6 people, price will be provided on application.
Duration of the excursion is approximate and may vary according to local conditions.
Restrictions: Must be able to take public transport, and comfortable clothing is advised. Transfer, lunch and hot dinner included.
Physical rating: Easy - Suitable for all