Tour around Lake Baikal, 14 days

Around Lake Baikal

Visit of Northern and Southern Lake Baikal. Cruise on a fast boat. Tracking to the pearl of Baikal region the ice age “Frolikha” lake. Cascading waterfalls, thermal springs, fishing. Off-road safari on Olkhon island. Seal show and unique flee market in Listvyanka.

This is a group tour; please check the availability in the group in advance. Next tour 6-19 of August 2018. Ask for September schedule.

Day 1  - Arrival, transfer to Listvyanka

  • Arrival to Irkutsk, breakfast, city tour.
  • “Taltsy” ethnographical museum, transfer to Listvyanka. Lunch in a restaurant of your choice (not included).
  • The raise on the cable car to peak of Chersky observation deck approx. 1 km.
  • Baikal seals show.
  • Transfer back to Irkutsk. Accommodation in 3* hotel. Dinner (not included).


Day 2 – Flight to Severobaikalsk.

  • Early breakfast. Transfer to airport. 2 hours flight to Severobaikalsk.
  • Arrival to Severobaikalsk. Transfer to guest house. Accommodation.
  • Sauna. Dinner. Meeting with the guide.


Day 3 – Speedboat trip to Aya bay.

  • Breakfast. Transfer the the pier, speedboat trip to Aya bay.
  • Nice beach with golden sand. There is a rock in 20m from the beach where seals love to have sunbaths.
  • Evening by the fire. Spending night in the bay.


Day 4 - the ice age “Frolikha” lake.

  • Tracking though taiga (8 km) to “Frolikha” lake.
  • Picnic and night in the tent camp on the lake shore.


Day 5 - Cascading waterfalls.

  • Tracking to the Cascading waterfalls.
  • Returning, swimming, sauna.


Day 6 – Medvezhja mountain (Bear mountain).

  • Trip to another side of the lake by catamaran.
  • Tracking to the peak of Medvezhja mountain, beautiful views to the lake and surrounding peaks.
  • Return to the camp.


Day 7 – Return to the Aya bay.

  • Return to the Aya bay.
  • Night on Lake Baikal shore.


Day 8 - thermal springs “Khakusy”

  • Speedboat trip from Aya bay to Khakusy bay.
  • Swimming in the springs. Lunch.
  • Return to Severobaikalsk. Accommodation in a guesthouse. City tour. Dinner.


Day 9 – Flight to Irkutsk.

  • Breakfast. Transfer to the airport. Flight to Irkutsk.
  • Arrival to Irkutsk, transfer to the hotel, accommodation.
  • Evening city tour in Irkutsk.


Day 10 – Olkhon Island.

  • Breakfast. Transfer to Olkhon island, Khuzhir village. Accommodation in “Nabaymar” manor.
  • Walking to Shamanka rock.
  • Sarajsky bay beach. Night on the island.


Day 11 – off-road safari to Khaboy peninsula.

  • Whole day off-road trip to the north of Olkhon island to Khaboy peninsula. Picnic.
  • Return to Khuzhir village. Dinner.


Day 12 – Free day on Olkhon island.

  • Entertainments up on your choice.


Day 13 – Return to Irkutsk.

  • Breakfast. Transfer to Irkutsk.
  • Lunch on the road (not included).
  • Accommodation in 3* hotel in Irkutsk.
  • Free time. Dinner (not included).


Day 14 – Flight back home.

  • Early breakfast. Transfer to the airport.
Number of days: 14
Included services:
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Not included: meals on the return transfer
Transport: Minivan
Tour season:
Tour categories:
Private tours
Cultural tours
Adventure tours
Offroad tours
Sightseeing tours
Winter tours
Special Event tours
Wildlife tours
Highlight tours
Photo tours
Hiking tours
Horseback riding tours
Circle tours
Short tours
Budget tours
Payment Method

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.

Cancellation Policy

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.