Baikal adventures. East shore of Baikal, Barguzin valley
Sunny side of Baikal! Everyone someone wants to get acquainted really with the sacred lake – should visit its east coast.
From Buryatia on Baikal kilometers of sandy beaches and lonely bays, the untouched nature and the warm Chivyrkuysky gulf, curative hot springs and bright Buddhist datsans, the largest rookery of the Baikal seal and majestic Svyatoy Nos, the Buryat ethnic cuisine and local color, the Barguzin valley and the capital of the Republic – solar Ulan-Ude.
Within the tour you will visit Ivolginsky datsan and will get acquainted with the most beautiful places of the city of Ulan-Ude, will go to the real water adventure to Ushkan Islands in search of seals and will have a rest on the longest sandy beach of Baikal, visit the Barguzin valley and you will bathe in hot bathtubs, you will see the Face of the Goddess of Yanzhim in the Barguzin datsan and you learn local legends, you will try the Buryat buuza and svezhesvarenny fish soup directly on the bank of Baikal, and, we are sure, will find many new friends and fall in love with Baikal!
Arrival to Ulan-Ude. We go to the center of the Buddhism of Russia at once - Ivolginsky datsan. We will have an opportunity to personally bow to Hambo-lame Itigelov, to ask the Holy Father about execution of intimate desires. We leave to Baikal, on the way going sightseeing and doing stops in sacred places.
Beach vacation on the bank of Baikal. It is possible to enjoy much Baikal – we devote this day to quiet rest on sandy beaches of the Barguzin gulf. We walk on the coast, we bathe and we sunbathe. Directly on the bank of Baikal we will be waited by a bath and a tasty lunch.
Travel on the mysterious and wonderful Barguzin valley. It is edge of curative sources and lakes, the wild nature and majestic mountains, the sacred earth of mother of Genghis Khan. We will walk on an ecological track to the Face of the Goddess of Yanzhim and we will see one of the main natural attractions - the Suvinsky Lock.
Today we go on the boat to the well-known archipelago of Ushkan Islands with the surprising nature to observe the Baikal seal. Also we will visit Transbaikal national park, we will see the longest beach on Baikal - the Soft Hag. We will make a cruise on the Chivyrkuysky gulf with a stop in the bay Zmeevaya where there are bathtubs with hot and curative springs.
It is time to return to Ulan-Ude, on the road having enjoyed lovely sceneries. After a lunch and rest in hotel we go to walk. Shopping in souvenir shops, foot walk and a small excursion on the downtown. And in the evening we are expected by a festive dinner with the best dishes of the Buryat cuisine!
We say goodbye to Buryatia: after a breakfast in hotel representatives of the company will bring you to the airport.
For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.
Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.