Listvyanka and Taltsy
Old Siberian Villages
ost tourists begin acquaintance with lake Baikal with a visit to Listvyanka, because it is the nearest town to Irkutsk right on the shore of the lake.
During the tour you will walk along the shore of lake Baikal, go on funicular lift to the observation point “Cherskiy Stone”, which offers a beautiful view of lake Baikal, see the famous Shaman stone and visit the fish market. In addition, you will visit the open-air Museum “Taltsy”. The Museum complex on the Bank of the Angara river is a unique opportunity to get acquainted with the material and spiritual culture of the Baikal peoples — here the village of Russian settlers, the Evenk Yurt (Evenk people houses), the Tofalar camp, and the Buryat ulus (village).
10:30 – Departure to Taltsy
11:05 – Arrival to Taltsy
13:00 – Departure to Listvyanka
13:25 – Arrival to Listvyanka
16:20 – Departure to Irkutsk
17:20 – Arrival to Irkutsk to “Raketa” dock
There will be excursions on each point