from Irkutsk is 210 km.
The program is estimated for 7 days.
Meeting with Baikal, snow mountains, ice canyons, mineral water sources, rich cultural program.
In winter the Kyngarga river canyon is the land of stone and ice. The water falls, which stream under the transparent ice. The white snow peaks and pure air of mountains. You can see and feel it only in winter Sayan mountains.
1st day - Arrival to Irkutsk. Transportation from Airport to BaikalHostel (or any other
hotel of Irkutsk extra price ). A tour of Irkutsk historical center. Visit to
2nd day - Transportation from Irkutsk to the Arshan resort (210 km) by minibus.
Accommodation in Arshan (hotel - single, triple rooms or HomeStay – in
Visit the well known mineral water sources. Walking in the park, where you
can buy herbs and souvenirs.
3d day - Training. Experienced guides will show you how to use the equipment and
how to move on ice. You will know about safety in canyon. After diner you
can visit the buddist Datsan.
4th day - The hill up along the ice canyon and the water falls of Kyngarga (4km) using
mountaineers’ equipment. Diner and herbal tea near the campfire.
Returning in Arshan. Friendly supper. «The Canyon Explorer Awards”.
5th day - Transportation from Arshan to Zhemchug (40km). Washing in thermal
water source (t +37 C). Transportation from Zhemchug to Irkutsk. (195 km).
6th day - Transportation from Irkutsk to Listvyanka (70 km). Visit to ethnographic
museum “Taltzy”, where you can see the wonderful examples of ancient
wood architecture of Siberia. Visit in Baikalian museum. Walking along
the shore, tasting Baikalian fish - omul. Returning in Irkutsk.
7th day - Transportation from BaikalHostel to Airport early in the morning.
Returning in Moscow or going to an another tour.
included in the tour cost:
-- Staying at the BaikalHostel and in Arshan's hotel
-- All kinds of transfer according to the program
-- Qualified guides and interpreters
-- the necessary safety, moutaineers' outfit and equipment
-- Three hiking meals a day according to the program
-- Charges for visiting the national parks
-- Tours of the
museums according to the program
* The tour is in action from December, 1 till May,15.