Visit the famouse lake Baikal with local guide!
Everybody knows about Baikal. Once you visit Buryatia even for couple days, you should find time to visit Baikal! We will go to the north from Ulan-Ude 160-200 km through the forests and along shore of Baikal. Huge water, yellow sand, amazing rocks and colorful motley baikal pebbles will not leave you indifferent.
This tour available all year: in summer one can enjoy blue sky, cristal clear water and golden beaches, early fall is still warm and you can find some cedar corns, mushrooms and wildberries, late fall and early winter you may be lucky to see the great nature show of Baikal stormes, late winter and early spring travellers skating and making photoes of fantastic ice, explore wonderful ice caves and grots and in spring you will see melting ice and small white icebergs on the dark water.
N. B. : I will be glad to customize this excursion if you want to see more sights on Baikal!
Of course, the itinerary can be customized to accommodate traveler's requests.
- Pick up from hotel (airport, railway station, etc), with private 4WD car
- Driving towards Turka and Goryachinsk villages on Baikal shore about 180 km.
- Making stops at interesting places: Pykhta pass, Khaim river, Turka lighthouse, hotsprings in Goryachinsk, sand dunes etc.
- Drive back to Ulan-Ude
- Drive back to hotel.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 9 hours
private minivan mitsubishi delica
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3000 RUB - Personal Expenses
3000 rub are approximately 50 USD
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks