OLKHON ISLAND in summer: 3 days guided tour

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A unique opportunity to visit the heart of Lake Baikal - Olkhon Island! Blue ice, snow caves, a meeting with a shaman - this exciting journey is waiting for you!

A professional guide will make this tour not only interesting, but also informative, recommend the best restaurants and shops, help you to order dinner, accompany you shopping (our company provides its personal discounts to many local stores).
Your tour includes transfer by comfortable cars, jeeps...
A unique opportunity to visit the heart of Lake Baikal - Olkhon Island! Blue ice, snow caves, a meeting with a shaman - this exciting journey is waiting for you!

A professional guide will make this tour not only interesting, but also informative, recommend the best restaurants and shops, help you to order dinner, accompany you shopping (our company provides its personal discounts to many local stores).
Your tour includes transfer by comfortable cars, jeeps and minivans for groups from 1 to 6 people and minibuses for groups from 7 to 18 people. All our cars are equipped with air conditioning system.
We offer you accommodation in one of the best hotels of Olkhon - standard rooms with twin beds and private bathroom. Upon your request, we can change the standard accommodation for a room with one double bed or a room for 3 people.
We invite you to visit Lake Baikal with us!

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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: Irkutsk-Olkhon Island

Stop At: Cape Burkhan/Shamanka Rock, Western bank of Olkhon island, Olkhon Island 666137 Russia
One of the most mysterious and popular places on Lake Baikal is Shamanka Rock (also known as Cape Burkhan and Cape Shaman) on Olkhon Island near the village of Khuzhir. Shamanka ends with a bimodal rock, called «Shaman-Skala» (Shaman-Rock). The cape is located within the Baikal National Park, and it holds the status of a state natural and historical monument. Shaman-Rock is the most famous symbol of the lake; all photo collections of this natural phenomenon include this rock. The cape consists of crystalline limestone with quartz veins, and the adjacent shore — granite rock.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: National Museum of Ust-Ordynsk Buryatsk Region, Lenian, 6A, Ust-Ordynsky 669001 Russia
Meeting with Shaman!
Among the local population is still popular belief in spirits. From being on Baikal has several shamans...
Itinerary

Day 1: Irkutsk-Olkhon Island

Stop At: Cape Burkhan/Shamanka Rock, Western bank of Olkhon island, Olkhon Island 666137 Russia
One of the most mysterious and popular places on Lake Baikal is Shamanka Rock (also known as Cape Burkhan and Cape Shaman) on Olkhon Island near the village of Khuzhir. Shamanka ends with a bimodal rock, called «Shaman-Skala» (Shaman-Rock). The cape is located within the Baikal National Park, and it holds the status of a state natural and historical monument. Shaman-Rock is the most famous symbol of the lake; all photo collections of this natural phenomenon include this rock. The cape consists of crystalline limestone with quartz veins, and the adjacent shore — granite rock.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: National Museum of Ust-Ordynsk Buryatsk Region, Lenian, 6A, Ust-Ordynsky 669001 Russia
Meeting with Shaman!
Among the local population is still popular belief in spirits. From being on Baikal has several shamans, confirmed the authenticity of the rituals and routines that they conduct. This can be a simple chat by the fire, where the shaman will tell you the legend of the lake. And maybe pretty terrible - a truly mystical action with the establishment of communication with the spirits of the other world.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch at the traditional Buriat restaurant includes:
Borsh (soup)
Buuzes (2 for 1 traveller)
Pancakes
Tea
Bread
Water
Accommodation included: Overnight in Hotei Hotel/Baikalskye uzory Hotel
Standart rooms (twin beds with private bathroom)

Day 2: Olkhon Island North Line - one day tour

Stop At: Ol'khon, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, 666135
Today we will visit Lion and Crocodile islands, Sandvillage, Three brothers rock, Khoboy Cape - the north of Olkhon Island and Cracked bay.
Our car for today - is old style Soviet Jeep UAZ - a lot of fun!
Duration: 6 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: A traditional russian breakfast - milk porridge, eggs, dessert and tea
• Lunch: Fish soup from Baikal omul - a real delicious, vegetable salad, bread, tea with Siberian herbs, cookies
Accommodation included: Overnight in Hotei Hotel/Baikalskye uzory Hotel
Standart rooms (twin beds with private bathroom)

Day 3: Olkhon Island - Kazan Cathedral - Irkutsk

Stop At: Ol'khon, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, 666135
Olkhon South Line excursion!
Today we will visit Shunte rock, inner lake and stone garden!
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Cathedral of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, Barrikad St, 34, Irkutsk 664001 Russia
With Byzantine style decorations, the Kazan Church looks like a fairy tower. It is known for the Irkutsk’s largest church bell. The inner spaces are decorated with fresco paintings. A unique iconostasis is carved out the Indian granite by Chinese craftsmen.
Duration: 40 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast: A traditional russian breakfast - milk porridge, eggs, dessert and tea
• Lunch: Lunch: Lunch at the traditional Buriat restaurant includes:
Chicken soup
Cheburek (with beef)
Pancakes
Tea
Bread
Water
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accomodation in hotel (2 nights)
  • Professional Licensed Guide
  • 3x Lunch
  • Private transportation
  • Local insurance
  • 2x Breakfast
  • Daily bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Ust-Ordynsk Buryatsk Region
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Cape Burkhan/Shamanka Rock
  • Entry/Admission - Ol'khon
  • Entry/Admission - Cathedral of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God
  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
Not Included
  • Air tickets
  • Dinners
  • Personal expences
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Dear travellers! We pick up from every hotel in Irkutsk, Airport and Train Station.

Airports

  • Irkutsk Airport, Irkutsk Russia


10:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infant seats available
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.