Bolshiye Koty

from 3600Р (12 hours) 12+

08:00-09:00 Meeting with a guide in Irkutsk. Transfer to Listvyanka village.
09:00-11:00 The beginning of the trek along the Great Baikal trail from Listvyanka. The first 4.5 km trail goes uphill. Then, not reaching the top, the path divides and leads to the Black Pass (860 m above sea level, 404 m above level of Baikal) from where open a beautiful view of Lake Baikal.
11:00-12:00 Descent along the serpentine along the Emelyanikha river to Lake Baikal, where there is a camping place with a table.
12:00-13:00 Walk along the picturesque path to the Smorodova Fold at Cape Tolstiy. 13:00-14:00 Lunch on the shore of Lake Baikal.
14:00-17:00 Continue of the hike to the village of Bolshiye Koty.
17:00-18:00 Visit to the Baikal Museum in the village of Bolshiye Koty or climb to the Crest peak. 18:00-19:30 Boarding on the ship "Voskhod", departure to Irkutsk to the pier "Rocket".
19:30-20:00 Transfer to the hotel, airport, railway station or bus station.

Duration: 12 hours, 175 km (25 km on foot).

Main attractions: Natural monuments of the source of the Angara river and the Shaman Rock, the Memorial stele at the place of the death of A.Vampilov, Cape Rogatka, Limnological Institute of the SB RAS, the Great Baikal Trail, the oldest limnological station on Lake Baikal.

Vist to the museum: Museum of Baikal and the aquariums of the Institute of Biology.

Restriction on age: the excursion is not recommended for persons under the age of 12 years.

The cost of the tour includes:
  • All transfers by the program.
  • Recreational fees for visiting nature conservation areas.
  • Cruise on Lake Baikal and the Angara on the ship "Voskhod" (in winter on a hovercraft).
  • Services of a qualified guide-instructor,
  • Qualified medical attendant services ,
  • One meal during the tour.
Attention! The changes are possible in the time of the excursion program, in the order of displaying of attractions, as well as in the order of stops along the route on a will of implementer. Participation requires an inoculation against tick-borne encephalitis or medical insurance in case of a tick bite, as well as a repellent spray. In winter it is possible to organize a ski trip.

Price list:

Number of people in the group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7-10 11-13 14-18 19-23 24-32 33-39 40-49
Price for 1 person in rubles 21960 12230 8990 8590 7370 6560 6200 5000 4820 4380 4090 3760 3600