Meeting at the airport of Irkutsk,
Transfer and check-in to the hotel in Irkutsk in the "130 block"
City tour of Irkutsk, the merchant capital of Eastern Siberia. (Visiting Znamensky monastery, the oldest female monastery in Siberia, the tumb of Shelekhov.
Transfer to the railway station of Irkutsk, steamer locomotive ride around Baikal.
Moving along the section of the TRANS-Siberian railway to the Terminus (port Baikal).
This railway now it is a unique monument of architecture and engineering. There are 39 tunnels, 16 stone galleries, 248 bridges and viaducts on 260 km of the railway, of which we will pass 89.
Accommodation, in the village of Port Baikal in the historical building of the railway station.
Breakfast at the hotel in Port Baikal
Ferry to Listvyanka village
Excursion to the Baikal Museum of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Virtual dive to the bottom of the deepest lake of the planet, exploring the microcosm of Baikal water,
Lunch - Baikal omul and beer
Elevator to the observation deck "Stone Chersky", located on top of one of the coastal mountains (height 755 m)
Excursion to a unique and ethnographic Museum of wooden architecture Taltsy. The artifacts of Siberian villages of XVII-XIX centuries
Returning to Irkutsk
Breakfast at the hotel restaurant
Transfer to the coast of the Small Sea (320 km; 6 hours)
Lunch in the cafe "Yurt" national Buryat cuisine
Accommodation in the recreation base "Togot" on the shore of lake Baikal (Small sea)
Dinner: barbecue and sauna, a swim in Bajkal
Ferry to Olkhon island.
Transfer to the village of Khuzhir - "capital" of Olkhon island (40 km, 1.5 hours)
Sightseeing tour of the village and Cape Burhan (Shamanka rock). Burhan is included in the list of 9 shrines of Asia; according to legend, Khan Hute-baabai, the spirit – master of the island, the protector and patron of the entire shamanic religion , lives here
Car tour to the northernmost Cape of Olkhon – Khoboy.
During the tour you will get acquainted with the landscapes of Northern Olkhon, enjoy panoramic views of the East coast of the lake
Picnic lunch, fish soup
Returning to the tourist camp "Togot"
The Siberian dinner with hot dishes and cold vodka
Breakfast at the recreation center
Walking in the area
Transfer to Irkutsk (250 km, 5 hours on the way)
Accommodation in a comfortable hotel
in the center of Irkutsk
Dinner in the cafe of national Buryat cuisine "Khan Buuz"
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant
Transfer to airport
Departure from Irkutsk