Season of the ice travelling on Lake Baikal has started. Excursions and tours are fully operating. Visit Lake Baikal and see all this beauty with your own eyes. Here are some videos from our recent travels.
Here is another video about travelling on Olkhon Island.
Good news, everyone. Now we have additional time for Irkutsk Free Tour. You can book the tour or join one that starts at PM 6:00 Explore the city during the end of the day. It is a rush hour in Irkutsk and it gets quiet on the streets after 2 hours. Enjoy an interesting walk through the city with a local guide following morning Irkutsk Free Tour itinerary with a little change. Book now online.
Small collection of photos, taken during the winter season on Lake Baikal, that can give a quick peek on what we are talking about here.
Why we love winter more than summer in Siberia? Life starts in Siberia when winter comes every year, it opens opportunities that summer cannot provide. Ice roads, fresh air, spirit of true adventure. Historiacally hard and terrible, and nowadays easy and fun.
Russian old style Bandy game in comming to Irkutsk soon. The first match is on 12 of November. We created a special page for you where you can see if you can make it to the match. More information on this page.
Have fun in Irkutsk and learn local culture, meet with locals and share experiences with them.
More about this sport: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bandy
On 19th of May you can visit a free music festival in the very
center of Irkusk. This event will happen on a square
in front of big shopping center in Tourist area
(See map below, shopping center is marked.)
You will see pop, rock and hip-hop artists from Irkutsk
performing. Also they will have a special guest from
Moscow. Band named: Brothers Grimm