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Metta wellness tour at Lake Baikal

Overview

Escape the stresses of everyday life with this 9-day Lake Baikal wellness retreat, set in the beautiful surrounds of Sukhaya Village.   If you need some time to rest, relax and unwind, but want to soak in some local culture this extended spa experience is the perfect choice for you.

  • City tour of Ulan Ude

  • Visit to Ivolginsky Datsan

  • Enjoy a selection of health treatment programmes over five days

Itinerary

Ulan-Ude

Located to the East of Russia’s popular tourist destination Lake Baikal, Ulan-Ude is a city bustling with tourist activity and is the gateway for the Trans-Mongolian Railway that travels from Ulan-Ude to Beijing via Ulaanbaatar. The city’s close proximity to the Mongolian border and well-established transport links into Asia have allowed the city to form a unique cultural identity as the center of Buddhism in Russia.

Day 1

Arrival in Ulan Ude

Welcome to Ulan Ude! Your driver will pick you up from your scheduled arrival point (airport / railway station) in the afternoon and take you to your hotel for check-in. Today, you will have free time to explore the city by yourself, go out for dinner, or relax in the hotel after a long journey.

  • Arrival Transfer

  • Free Time

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Souvenir Shopping

Day 2

City Tour of Ulan Ude

After breakfast, you will head out on a full city tour of Ulan Ude. Your tour will start with a visit to the Soviet square, where the largest monument of V.I. Lenin’s head in the world is located, before continuing along Lenin’s pedestrian street, past merchants’ houses of the 18th-19th centuries to Odigitrievskaya Church.

  • Breakfast & Lunch

  • City Tour

  • Monument of V.I. Lenin’s head

  • Odigitrievsky Cathedral

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Datsan “Rinpoche Bagsha”

  • Religious Buildings & Monuments

  • Free Time

  • Souvenir Shopping

Travel to

Sukhaya Village

A beautiful village situated on the eastern shore of the popular tourist hotspot, Lake Baikal. Sukhaya Village has become increasingly popular with tourists due to its closeness to the Lake as well as its pristine forest taiga which is perfect for walks and cycling.

Day 3

Metta Therapeutic Health Program – Day 1

Today, you will leave Ulan Ude behind and begin your relaxing spa retreat on the shores of Lake Baikal.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • “Park-hotel Sagaan Morin” spa complex

  • Acupuncture

  • Classic and deep massage

  • Vacuum therapy

  • Individual Health And Wellness Program

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

Day 4

Metta Therapeutic Health Program – Day 2

Enjoy a full day of treatment at the health centre in Sukhaya Village. Choose from a range of relaxing programs and watch your stresses melt away!

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • “Park-hotel Sagaan Morin” spa complex

  • Acupuncture

  • Classic and deep massage

  • Vacuum therapy

  • Individual Health And Wellness Program

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

Day 5

Metta Therapeutic Health Program – Day 3

Enjoy a full day of treatment at the health centre in Sukhaya Village. Choose from a range of relaxing programs and watch your stresses melt away!

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • “Park-hotel Sagaan Morin” spa complex

  • Acupuncture

  • Vacuum therapy

  • Individual Health And Wellness Program

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

  • Scenic Surrounds

Day 6

Metta Therapeutic Health Program – Day 4

Enjoy a full day of treatment at the health centre in Sukhaya Village. Choose from a range of relaxing programs and watch your stresses melt away!

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • “Park-hotel Sagaan Morin” spa complex

  • Acupuncture

  • Vacuum therapy

  • Individual Health And Wellness Program

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

Day 7

Metta Therapeutic Health Program – Day 5

Enjoy a full day of treatment at the health centre in Sukhaya Village. Choose from a range of relaxing programs and watch your stresses melt away!

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • “Park-hotel Sagaan Morin” spa complex

  • Acupuncture

  • Vacuum therapy

  • Individual Health And Wellness Program

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

  • Scenic Surrounds

Day 8

Trip to Ivolginsky Datsan

After breakfast, you will check-out of the spa complex in Sukhaya Village and begin the journey back to Ulan Ude.

  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Transfer

  • Buddhist Ivolginsky Datsan

  • Buryat traditions

  • Cultural Immersive Experience

  • Food & Drink Experience

  • Scenic Surrounds

Day 9

Departure from Ulan Ude

After breakfast, you will check out of your hotel and your driver will take you to your scheduled departure point (airport / railway station).

  • Breakfast

  • Free Time

  • Scenic Surrounds

  • Departure Transfer

Where you can stay

A hotel can be the make or break of any experience, and we understand that choosing the right hotel is important to our travellers. Check out our range of hotels ahead of time, and learn more about our standard 3-star options and the luxury 5-star upgrades that are available in the destinations you will be visiting.

Please note that the selection of hotels included here are examples of where you may stay on your tour, we will pick the best option for you based on your travel requirements.

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