Baikal Smart Travel — travel smartly!

Baikal Smart Travel — travel smartly!
Baikal Smart Travel

When it’s better to visit Baikal? Where should I go on Baikal? What kind of stuff I need to take with?
Learn about how your Baikal first steps must look like on the «Traveler’s Notes» page.

Discover Baikal in the team of experienced guide!

Enjoy the Baikal Nature from the ship!

Sights, touristic areas and the Irkutsk map! Learn everything you need about touristic capital of Baikal!

Here we tell how tourists can use Irkutsk public transport to reach the most popular Baikal sights

Here you will learn about housing rentals, entertaiments and tourist routes on Baikal Lake. Don’t forget to download our Baikal Map — the best assistant in your travel!

The history and legends of Baikal are kept by its native people — the Buryats. On this page we tell you about their rich culture, ancient religion and delicious cuisine!

We have made for you a list of the most interesting cities of Lake Baikal for tourists. Each the city is the one small page from the giant book of Siberian culture and history, so try to visit as many towns as possible!

This is how you can get our way of life and make your travel unforgettable!

If you like to spend your free time outside, we strongly recommend you to visit Baikal touristic routes to feel the power and beauty of Baikal Nature.

Read our topics to learn how visit Baikal touristic routes by yourself.

group and personal

Tours and excursions on Lake Baikal

Season 2024

Baikal Guide Tours

Are divided into two types:

Group Tours

They are carried out on different dates by a pre-planned route. The number of participants depends on the route type.

Personal Tours

The tour details depend on your own wishes. You need just define a date and describe what do you expect from the journey.

GROUP AND PERSONAL

Tours and excursions on Lake Baikal

Season 2024

Baikal Guide Tours

Are divided into two types:

Group Tours

They are carried out on different dates by a pre-planned route. The number of participants depends on the route type

Personal Tours

The tour details depend on your own wishes. You need just define a date and describe what do you expect from the journey

GROUP AND PERSONAL

Tours and excursions on Lake Baikal

Season 2024

Baikal Guide Tours

Are divided into two types:

Group Tours

They are carried out on different dates by a pre-planned route. The number of participants depends on the route type

Personal Tours

The tour details depend on your own wishes. You need just define a date and describe what do you expect from the journey

Baikal Group Tours

Baikal Smart Travel website helps tourists from the whole world to see the magic of Baikal Nature. Moreover, we show the local people way of life as well as their customs and culture, religion and traditions.

The purpose of each travel is not just visiting some place. To help you get the unique experience and feel the resident of Siberia we offer special tours.

From the tours you learn about the Siberian peoples way of life, visit their houses and listen the forgotten legends of their ancient Gods. We show you Natural and man-made sightseeings of the Baikal tourist cities and walking trails.

It’s not easy to feel the power of the Great Lake… But we’ll do our best to help you!

Baikal Group Tours

Baikal Smart Travel website helps tourists from the whole world to see the magic of Baikal Nature. Moreover, we show the local people way of life as well as their customs and culture, religion and traditions.

The purpose of each travel is not just visiting some place. To help you get the unique experience and feel the resident of Siberia we offer special tours.

From the tours you learn about the Siberian peoples way of life, visit their houses and listen the forgotten legends of their ancient Gods. We show you Natural and man-made sightseeings of the Baikal tourist cities and walking trails.

It’s not easy to feel the power of the Great Lake… But we’ll do our best to help you!

Baikal Group Tours

Baikal Smart Travel website helps tourists from the whole world to see the magic of Baikal Nature. Moreover, we show the local people way of life as well as their customs and culture, religion and traditions.

The purpose of each travel is not just visiting some place. To help you get the unique experience and feel the resident of Siberia we offer special tours.

From the tours you learn about the Siberian peoples way of life, visit their houses and listen the forgotten legends of their ancient Gods. We show you Natural and man-made sightseeings of the Baikal tourist cities and walking trails.

It’s not easy to feel the power of the Great Lake… But we’ll do our best to help you!

TOUR TITLE:

Along the Angara River

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Listvyanka and Taltsy

09, 16, 23, 30 of May

2000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
One-day excursion to two villages located at the source of the Angara river: the Taltsy open-air museum and the village of Listvyanka. In Taltsy we will see amazing examples of wooden architecture of the indigenous peoples of Siberia, visit shops with original souvenirs, see with our own eyes the life of the inhabitants of Siberia in the 19th century and take part in various master classes.

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-10:00 — Road to Taltsy

Taltsy

10:00-14:00 — Excursion to the Taltsy open-air museum
14:00-14:20 — Road to Listvyanka

Listvyanka

14:20-20:00 — Walking tour around the village, visiting the Baikal Museum, arboretum, Chersky Stone observation point and other activities
20:00-21:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

tour title:

Along the Angara River

Where:

When:

How much:

location:

Listvyanka and
Taltsy

09, 16, 23, 30 of May

2000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
One-day excursion to two villages located at the source of the Angara river: the Taltsy open-air museum and the village of Listvyanka. In Taltsy we will see amazing examples of wooden architecture of the indigenous peoples of Siberia, visit shops with original souvenirs, see with our own eyes the life of the inhabitants of Siberia in the 19th century and take part in various master classes.

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-10:00 — Road to Taltsy

Taltsy

10:00-14:00 — Excursion to the Taltsy open-air museum
14:00-14:20 — Road to Listvyanka

Listvyanka

14:20-20:00 — Walking tour around the village, visiting the Baikal Museum, arboretum, Chersky Stone observation point and other activities
20:00-21:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

Tour title:

Along the Angara River

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Listvyanka and
Taltsy

09, 16, 23, 30 of May

2000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
One-day excursion to two villages located at the source of the Angara river: the Taltsy open-air museum and the village of Listvyanka. In Taltsy we will see amazing examples of wooden architecture of the indigenous peoples of Siberia, visit shops with original souvenirs, see with our own eyes the life of the inhabitants of Siberia in the 19th century and take part in various master classes.

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-10:00 — Road to Taltsy

Taltsy

10:00-14:00 — Excursion to the Taltsy open-air museum
14:00-14:20 — Road to Listvyanka

Listvyanka

14:20-20:00 — Walking tour around the village, visiting the Baikal Museum, arboretum, Chersky Stone observation point and other activities
20:00-21:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

tour title:

Power of Baikal Nature

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Arshan

10, 17, 24  of May

7000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
Visiting the village of Arshan, sightseeing, then climbing on the Peak of Love (optional)

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-13:00 — Road to Arshan

Arshan — first day

13:00-14:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine
14:00-15:00 — Bathing in hot springs
15:00-17:00 — Visiting the Forest of Tears and Mongolian Market
17:00-19:00 — Walking along Kyngyrga river till the first waterfall
19:00-22:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine

Arshan— Day Two

8:00-10:00 — Breakfast
10:00-18:00 — Climbing on the Peak of Love, visiting Buddhist temple or Buryat Shaman
18:00-22:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

TOUR TITLE:

Power of Baikal Nature

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Arshan

10, 17, 24 of May

7000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
Visiting the village of Arshan, sightseeing, then climbing on the Peak of Love (optional)

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-13:00 — Road to Arshan

Arshan — first day

13:00-14:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine
14:00-15:00 — Bathing in hot springs
15:00-17:00 — Visiting the Forest of Tears and Mongolian Market
17:00-19:00 — Walking along Kyngyrga river till the first waterfall
19:00-22:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine

Arshan— Day Two

8:00-10:00 — Breakfast
10:00-18:00 — Climbing on the Peak of Love, visiting Buddhist temple or Buryat Shaman
18:00-22:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

TOUR TITLE:

Power of Baikal Nature

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Arshan

10, 17, 24  Мая

7000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
Visiting the village of Arshan, sightseeing, then climbing on the Peak of Love (optional)

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
9:00-13:00 — Road to Arshan

Arshan — first day

13:00-14:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine
14:00-15:00 — Bathing in hot springs
15:00-17:00 — Visiting the Forest of Tears and Mongolian Market
17:00-19:00 — Walking along Kyngyrga river till the first waterfall
19:00-22:00 — Lunch in a restaurant of Buryat cuisine

Arshan— Day Two

8:00-10:00 — Breakfast
10:00-18:00 — Climbing on the Peak of Love, visiting Buddhist temple or Buryat Shaman
18:00-22:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

tour title:

Great Baikal Trail

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Listvyanka, Great Baikal Trail, Village of Bolshie Koty

14, 21, 28 of May

3000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
A short tour in Listvyanka , then a seven-hours foot trip through Baikal forest to the village of Bolshie Koty

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car
Listvyanka

10:00-17:00 — A foot trip to Bolshie Koty. Having a meal on the Baikal shore or in the forest

Bolshie Koty

17:00-17:30 — Boarding on the ship and returning to Listvyanka
17:30-18:30 — Russian traditional supper
18:30-20:00 — A short excursion in Listvyanka
20:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

TOUR TITLE:

Great Baikal Trail

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Listvyanka, Great Baikal Trail, Village of Bolshie Koty

14, 21, 28 of May

3000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
A short tour in Listvyanka , then a seven-hours foot trip through Baikal forest to the village of Bolshie Koty

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car

Listvyanka

10:00-17:00 — A foot trip to Bolshie Koty. Having a meal on the Baikal shore or in the forest

Bolshie Koty

17:00-17:30 — Boarding on the ship and returning to Listvyanka
17:30-18:30 — Russian traditional supper
18:30-20:00 — A short excursion in Listvyanka
20:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

TOUR TITLE:

Great Baikal Trail

Where:

When:

How much:

Location:

Village of Listvyanka, Great Baikal Trail, Village of Bolshie Koty

14, 21, 28 of May

3000 rubles per person

Baikal tourist map
A short tour in Listvyanka , then a seven-hours foot trip through Baikal forest to the village of Bolshie Koty

Irkutsk

8:00-9:00 — We pick you up by car

Listvyanka

10:00-17:00 — A foot trip to Bolshie Koty. Having a meal on the Baikal shore or in the forest

Bolshie Koty

17:00-17:30 — Boarding on the ship and returning to Listvyanka
17:30-18:30 — Russian traditional supper
18:30-20:00 — A short excursion in Listvyanka
20:00 — Moving back to Irkutsk

Group Tour Booking

The cost of the tours includes all services (museums tickets, transport costs, etc.) except for visiting restaurants and cafes.
Please, pay attention: tours are provided only on certain days of the week, since May 01 to September 20, 2024.

To book a group tour fill in the form. We reply to you next 24 hours.

Group Tour Booking

The cost of the tours includes all services (museums tickets, transport costs, etc.) except for visiting restaurants and cafes.
Please, pay attention: tours are provided only on certain days of the week, since May 01 to September 20, 2024.

To book a group tour fill in the form. We reply to you next 24 hours.

Group Tour Booking

The cost of the tours includes all services (museums tickets, transport costs, etc.) except for visiting restaurants and cafes.
Please, pay attention: tours are provided only on certain days of the week, since May 01 to September 20, 2024.

To book a group tour fill in the form. We reply to you next 24 hours.

«Железный пояс Байкала»

В этом туре мы посетим Листвянку и совершим небольшой поход по Кругобайкальской железной дороге.

  • Дни проведения: суббота

  • Стоимость: 2000 рублей с человека

  • Продолжительность: около 10 часов

Иркутск

  • 8:00-9:00 — мы заедем за вами на автомобиле

14:00-14:50

Листвянка

  • 9:00-10:00 — Поездка на корабле на КБЖД

17:00-17:20

КБЖД

  • 10:00-17:00 — Прогулка по железной дороге с посещением тоннелей и поддерживающих стенок, обед на природе.
  • 17:00 — возвращение в Листвянку

Baikal Personal Tours

Baikal Smart Travel team makes traveling to Baikal more accessible and easier. On our website you can discover Baikal independently, without anyone’s help.

However, if you travel with your family or in the company of friends, it is a good idea to choose a personal tour to Baikal.

In this case just rely on people who live in the Baikal region for decades.
Our guides will share their rich experience with you, saving your money and time!

Besides that, your personal guide will tell you the legends about Baikal sights and introduce you to local traditions and culture.

So if the main purpose of your travel is learn something you’ve never seen before and get new experience — personal tours will help you to spend your trip in interesting and not expensive way!

Baikal tourist map

Please, have a look at Baikal touristic points to choose a trip with your personal guide.
Hover over the icon of a tourist route or city to open a brief description.
Click on the link below the map to read an article about the route or city.
Find booking form in the bottom of the page.

Baikal Personal Tours

Baikal Smart Travel team makes traveling to Baikal more accessible and easier. On our website you can discover Baikal independently, without anyone’s help.

However, if you travel with your family or in the company of friends, it is a good idea to choose a personal tour to Baikal.

In this case just rely on people who live in the Baikal region for decades.
Our guides will share their rich experience with you, saving your money and time!

Besides that, your personal guide will tell you the legends about Baikal sights and introduce you to local traditions and culture.

So if the main purpose of your travel is learn something you’ve never seen before and get new experience — personal tours will help you to spend your trip in interesting and not expensive way!

Baikal tourist map

Please, have a look at Baikal touristic points to choose a trip with your personal guide.
Hover over the icon of a tourist route or city to open a brief description.
Click on the link below the map to read an article about the route or city.
Find booking form in the bottom of the page.

Baikal Personal Tours

Baikal Smart Travel team makes traveling to Baikal more accessible and easier. On our website you can discover Baikal independently, without anyone’s help.

However, if you travel with your family or in the company of friends, it is a good idea to choose a personal tour to Baikal.

In this case just rely on people who live in the Baikal region for decades.
Our guides will share their rich experience with you, saving your money and time!

Besides that, your personal guide will tell you the legends about Baikal sights and introduce you to local traditions and culture.

So if the main purpose of your travel is learn something you’ve never seen before and get new experience — personal tours will help you to spend your trip in interesting and not expensive way!

Baikal tourist map

Please, have a look at Baikal touristic points to choose a trip with your personal guide.
Hover over the icon of a tourist route or city to open a brief description.
Click on the link below the map to read an article about the route or city.
Find booking form in the bottom of the page.

Baikal tourist map

Personal Tours Booking

Fill in the forms to book your tour to Baikal.

Write down your name and email address, then choose a date and amount of guests.

Select the routes you would like to visit for personal trip.

Here you see not a full list of Baikal tourist routes. If you didn’t find in the list a tour you would want to visit, please, write to us in the special text area. Or just tell us what do you expect from your travel.

We answer in 24 hours.

Personal Tours Booking

Fill in the forms to book your tour to Baikal.

Write down your name and email address, then choose a date and amount of guests.

Select the routes you would like to visit for personal trip.

Here you see not a full list of Baikal tourist routes. If you didn’t find in the list a tour you would want to visit, please, write to us in the special text area. Or just tell us what do you expect from your travel.

We answer in 24 hours.

Fill in the forms to book your tour to Baikal.

Write down your name and email address, then choose a date and amount of guests.

Select the routes you would like to visit for personal trip.

Here you see not a full list of Baikal tourist routes. If you didn’t find in the list a tour you would want to visit, please, write to us in the special text area. Or just tell us what do you expect from your travel.

We answer in 24 hours.

Personal Tours Booking

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