Lake Baikal 2019

Lake Baikal Cruise: Listvyanka – Olkhon Island

Lake Baikal Cruise
Lake Baikal Cruise: Listvyanka – Olkhon Island
Itinerary:
Irkutsk – Listvyanka – Peschanaya Bay – the Maloye Sea – Olkhon island – Listvyanka – Irkutsk

Duration :
5 days/4 nights

Tour price per person:
from 84 000

The tour program:

Day 1
Bus transfer from Irkutsk to Listvyanka settlement located on the shore of Baikal (65 km). Boarding a tourist vessel for a cruise on Lake Baikal.

Arrival in Bolshoye Goloustnoye village, optionally – 1 hour stop for walking around the village. Lunch on board.
In the afternoon you will reach the Sandy Bay – one of the most famous and scenic places on the lake, where one can see the so-called “wandering” trees. Walking tour around the cove.

From here you may have trekking to the Sennaya Cove (5 km). Optionally – fishing. Russian banya (steam bath) in the cove – for extra charge.

Dinner and overnight on board. 
Transfer to Listvyanka settlement
Overnight on board
Meals incl.: lunch, dinner on board
Cruise
Day 2
Early in the morning the ship will head to the legendary Olkhon Island (approx. time en route – 8 hours). Breakfast on board.

Depending on the weather, you may have a stop at Tsagan-Zaba cliff to see the ancient petroglyphs. Lunch on board.

In the afternoon you will cross the stories Olkhon Gate Strait, lying between the island and mainland. On the way you will see both the Maloye (Lesser) and the Bolshoye (Larger) Seas – two parts of Baikal separated by Olkhon. Stop in Mukhor Bay – the warmest bay of the Maloye Sea. Time for bathing.

Dinner and overnight on board.
Overnight on board
Meals incl.: breakfast, lunch, dinner on board
Cruise
Day 3
After breakfast on board you will have a stop at Ogoy Island with a Buddhist shrine – the Sacred Stupa. Lunch on board.

Trip on the Maloye Sea to its northern edge – Khoboy Cape (northernmost point of Olkhon).

Dinner and overnight on board.
Overnight on board
Meals incl.: breakfast, lunch, dinner on board
Cruise
Day 4
Way back to Listvyanka. Meals and overnight on board.

Overnight on board
Meals incl.: breakfast, lunch, dinner on board
Cruise
Day 5
Meals on board. In the evening – arrival at Listvyanka. Transfer to Irkutsk.
Transfer to Irkutsk (65 km)
Meals incl.: breakfast, lunch, dinner on board
Cruise
Tour price:
Number of peoplePrice per person, RUR
3-5150 500
6-1084 000

Tour price includes:
- rent of a tourist vessel for the cruise;
- meals as per program;
- transfers as per program.

Upon request, for extra charge we may prolong your tour by a stay in Irkutsk or at Lake Baikal and provide any services not specified in the itinerary.