Our partner in Irkutsk, one of the oldest and most experienced local travel operators, can arrange Trans-Siberian tour with stopovers in major Russian cities, visa support, accommodation from budget to DeLux, transfers all over Russia, tours in Mongolia and China.
The "Baikal Chalet Listvyanka" offers a range of additional services for staying in tourists. We can help you to make your time at Baikal unforgatable ! We arrange excursions, hikes, boat trips on the lake, quode rides, scuba diving, Circumbaikal railroad tours, dog sledding in winter etc.
One day Excursion of Listvyanka town includes the most known sites and provides good peace of useful information for the future explorations. The Museum of Lake Baikal (Limnological Museum) provides information about the origin and wild life of the lake. A great collection of unique facts and creature as well as a new aquarium with seals, fish, sponges and Crustacea are really the highlight of the tour. The old church of St. Nicolas, chair lift to the Cherskiy peak view point, Angara river outlet with shaman stone, souvenir market are the main attractions of Listvyanka. In the village, a variety of hot- or cold-smoked and salted omul and grayling fish is on sale. A great snack on the shore is omul, a delicacy of Lake Baikal, which has been just smoked for you.
Hike to Koty
Circumbaikal Railroad Tour
Scuba Diving in Baikal is a pure adrenalin and unique experience. Diving in the deepest lake in the world ! Best time is June-July and August. Winter diving is available for experienced open water divers. An expert instructor (PADI, CMAS) picks you up from the Baikal Chalet and transfer to the shore. Daily tour may include one or two dives from the shore in Listvyanka or a day boat trip to the most interesting nearby diving sites. We provide all necessary equipment: mask, flippers, aqualung and diving suite (all European standards, leading scuba diving equipment providers, such as Poseidon, ScubaPro, Aqua Lung). We use wet or dry suites depending on the water temperature and season. Our instructor gives a brief introduction curse and explain the most important features of Baikal, reminds you the instructions and repeats the signals. The beginners practice near the surface and dive to the depth of 5-10 meters to observe viriety of fresh water sponges, Sculpins and Crustacea. Experienced divers can enjoy walls, kanyons, caves and Baikal creatures at the depth of 20-30 m.
|"Baikal Chalet Listvyanka", contacts: 8 (3952) 46-02-04, booking: 8 (3952) 46-22-44, mobile: 8 914 8 951 961, address: Gudina str. 75, Listvyanka, Irkutsk region, Russia|