Meet the Shaman

“Meet the Shaman tour, Irkutsk”

Discover the culture and heritage of the Shaman

This trip starts in Irkutsk and takes you to the enchanting Ust-Orda to meet the Shaman and learn all about the incredible Buryat nation.

The Shaman will show you all the fascinating rituals and even, for a moment, invite you in to become a part of it.

You’ll go on to visit the museum of the Buryat nation to understand even more about their culture and amazing lives and enjoy lunch at the traditional Buryat restaurant ‘Poznaya’ before returning to Irkutsk after this intriguing and spiritual day.

Excursion details

Location: Russia, Irkutsk

Category: Culture and History

Duration: 4 hours

What’s included:

A local guide and any other fees including any museum entrance fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated


For groups of more than 6 people, price will be provided on application.

Restrictions: Available every day. Tour starts and ends in Irkutsk.

Physical rating: Easy – Suitable for all

Guides available: English – Other languages are available though there maybe a price variation.