Day tours

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Thinking about crossing Eurasia on a Trans-Siberian journey? We will be glad to help you plan your exciting trip! First, if you are planning the trip yourself, you can purchase tickets for any leg of your adventure on this website. We also offer package Trans-Siberian tours that include stops, guided tours, hotels, Russian visas, and more along the most interesting places on the Trans-Siberian railway.

Irkutsk City Tour

Take an Irkutsk city tour and explore the city by car. Starting the tour you’ll be taken to the Omen Convent, the only convent left in the city. On its territory you’ll discover the revered necropolis where some Decembrists are buried. Continuing the tour you’ll visit the most beautiful church of Irkutsk, the Kazan Cathedral. You’ll have a ride along the main street of Irkutsk, the Karl Marks Street, to get to the Angara river embankment. Right there, where the monument to Alexander III is, all young people gather, so you’ll have a chance to see “the youth culture” of Irkutsk.

Duration: 2 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$26.25

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Irkutsk Walking City Tour

Enjoy a 2-hour walking city tour. It starts at the historical part of the city: Epiphany Cathedral, the oldest stone-structure Church of our Saviour and the only Catholic Cathedral in Irkutsk, Polish Roman Catholic Church. The tour leads you through the Kirov Square and circus, taking you to the main street of Irkutsk, the Karl Marks Street. You’ll walk along the street to get to the Angara river embankment. Right there, where the monument to Alexander III is, all young people gather, so you’ll have a chance to see “the youth culture” of Irkutsk.

Duration: 2 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$14.75

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Circum-Baikal Railway Tour

In this tour you are offered to visit to the Circum-Baikal Railway museum followed by a day-long trip on the historical train. The train will make stops at historically important villages on the way, which gives you a chance to walk around and take beautiful pictures of the monuments of engineering, architecture and nature. The guide will take you through the longest tunnel on the railway; will show you the water pump towers that used to pump water for the steam train. You will have a lunch in the Polovinnaya station served by a “babushka” (an old Russian lady) and return to your hotel in Irkutsk at night.

Duration: 17 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$97.25

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Taltsy Open Air Wooden Architecture Museum

A trip to the wooden architecture museum “Taltsy”. In the museum you’ll see the settlements of indigenous Siberian people of 17th-20th centuries. Some of the buildings presented in the museum were brought there from the villages that were flooded after building a dam in Irkutsk. You'll have lunch in the authentic restaurant and have some free time to walk around. Transfer back to Irkutsk.

Duration: 5 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$74.75

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The Buryat Shaman Tour

Take a car trip to Ust-Orda to meet the Shaman and learn about the Buryat nation. The Shaman will show you the rituals and for a moment will let you become a part of it. You will visit the museum of the Buryats - the native Siberians, then have lunch with traditional Buryat cuisine and return back to Irkutsk.

Duration: 5 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$96.25

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Ulan-Bator City Tour

You will start this tour in early morning with “Gandan “monastery, the center of Mongolian Buddhism and join the monks for the morning prayer. After the monastery you will visit the National History Museum, which holds a permanent exhibition on the different civilizations that have inhabited the territory of Mongolia from prehistoric times to the present, including a significant display of objects from the era of the Great Mongol Empire. You will take a short walk through the center of the city to get to know the life of this modern city and devote a few hours to exploring the Black Market. This huge market contains every single item a Mongolian might need, whether they are nomads or urban apartment dwellers; goods brought from all corners of Mongolia are here for sale. A visit to the market is a colorful experience which will give you an insight to the everyday life of the people of Ulan-Bator. After the market you will have a shopping tours. Mongolia is world renowned for its fine cashmere and you will find this and many other souvenir items in the city.

Duration: 9 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$42.25

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Tour to Listvyanka village

We offer you to take a trip to Listvyanka village by car and have a guided tour to a local biological museum that has a set of aquariums. There is one with the only mammal representative, the Baikal Seal, in it. Your guide will show you the famous Shaman Rock and tell you the legend about the naughty Angara River. Take a chair-lift to a nearby view point. There you’ll get a chance to take panoramic pictures of Baikal from above. Lunch. Enjoy your visit to a local 19th century wooden St.Nicolas church and a local fish market where you’ll see a great variety of fish and different ways of cooking it. Visit the sacred place of Buryat people – the Obo.

Duration: 6 hours

Price per person (if booked for 4 persons)

$82.25

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