From Irkutsk to Tankhoy 2019-05-30T19:57:34+00:00

Project Description

From Irkutsk to Tankhoy

to the Eastern Part of Baikal

There are 42 km between Listvyanka and Tankhoy, it is the shortest way through Baikal. You will go to the Baikal State Natural Biosphere Reserve. There is modern visit center with an interesting interactive exhibition. Also you will learn about Baikal flora, fauna, geology and geography.
After that you will embark on a scenic ecological trail. It takes 2.6 km on cedar forest. In Tankhoy, you’ll have the opportunity to touch the Buddhist culture of the indigenous people – on the shore of lake Baikal is a Buddhist “Mortar Stone of Perfect Victory”
Route: Irkutsk – Tankhoy – Irkutsk
Navigation period: July 30 – August 25, each Saturday
Departure point: “Raketa” dock, “Barguzin” ferry


Price: 5500 for adults, 2750 for kids (not elder than 10 years)
Note: July 14 route is unavailable
Short trip price (without arrival from Tankhoy to Irkutsk) 4000 for adults, 2000 for kids
Price includes:
Round trip ticket
Guide service
Transport service in Tankhoy village

Route details

08:30 – Landing on “Barguzin” ferry on “Raketa” dock
11:05 – Arrival to Tankhoy, transfer by bus to ecological trail
11:20-13:30 – Ecological trail excursion
13:45-14:30 – Lunch
14:30-18:00-Excursion to the Baikal State Natural Biosphere Reserve. Visiting the sable enclosure. Walking to Buddhist “Mortar Stone of Perfect Victory”
18:00 – Landing on the ferry
20:50 – Arrival to “Raketa” dock in irkutsk

Baikal Ferry Routes


  1. Johann Eder at - Reply

    Dear Sir/Madam,

    We would like to get a ferry or private boat for 8 passengers from Tankhoy to Listvyanka on 19th of July 2019. Do you know any boat operator or private company who would take us there and how much would it cost?

    Thank you very much in advance,

    Johann Eder

    • Mishka at - Reply

      Hello, Johann!

      I will find an info for you.

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