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Lake Baikal Tour, Russia

How can reach:- "Lake Baikal" is the largest and deepest fresh water lake of the earth surface. Its nearest city is Irkutsk (66 KM). "International Airport Irkutsk" (60 KM) is nearest airport where Tourists can get here flights to Moscow, Saint Petersburg city and foreign countries. Trains are also available to Moscow at Circum-Baikal station which is just 1.5 KM far from Lake edge.

Visit Timings (Open Hours):- Baikal Museum

9.00 am to 6.00 pm : 15 May to 15 September

10.00 am to 5.00 pm : 16 September to 14 May

Tickets Price (Entrance Fee):- Baikal Museum

Rubles 500 : Adult

Rubles 300 : Children / Student class 12+ / Sr. Citizen

Rubles 190 : Student up to 12 class

FREE: Under 7 years old

Maximum Length:- 636 KM

Maximum Width:- 79 KM

Maximum depth:- 1642 metres

Frozen Time Period:- January to May

Location:- Irkutsk, Russia (Central southern).

UNESCO World Heritage Site:- From 1996

Tourist Attractions:- Olkhon (Island on the lake), Nature Reserves, Seal, Fishing, Mongolian gulls Birds, Beaches etc.

Things to Do:- Boating, River Rafting, Fishing, Cruises on Baikal, Swimming.

Website:- http://lakebaikal.org


Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -21.8 -19.6 -12.2 -2.8 3.6 9.3 13.0 10.9 4.3 -2.5 -11.6 -19.1
Average High (℃) -12.8 -7.8 0.3 9.4 18.1 22.7 24.8 22.2 15.7 7.7 -2.7 -10.6

Nearest Accommodations:-

Luxury Hotels:- Gostevoy Dom Kottedzh Posutochnyy (+7 902 510-74-50), Hotel Complex Edem (+7 902 516-83-83).

Affordable Hotels:- Guest house Elisey (+7 924 602-16-16), Baikal Seasons (+7 395 265-74-75), Kottedzh I Banya Na Baykale (+7 902 177-79-41), Pribaykal'skaya (+7 395 249-02-50), Flagman Hotel (+7 395 249-02-45), Anastasiya Hotel (+7 395 249-01-91), Legend of Baikal (+7 395 296-01-50), Arabeska Hotel (+7 395 272-22-42), Malina Guest House (+7 952 622-21-02), Dauria Hotel (+7 395 268-68-97), Belka Hostel (+7 952 626-12-51), Guest house Herringbone (+7 902 512-26-07), Mayak Hotel (+7 395 249-69-11).

Distances:- "Lake Baikal" is located just 60 KM distance from Irkutsk city in central southern of the Russia country. Moscow is just 5265 KM distance and Novosibirsk is exact 1915 KM far from Baikal Museum (Edge of the Lake Baikal). St Petersburg city is just 5743 KM distance.

Nearest Major Airport:- "International Airport Irkutsk" is a nearest airport which is situated just 60 KM distance from Baikkal Hotel (Lake Baikal edge). Tourists can get here international and domestic flights.

Nearest Railway Station:- Circum-Baikal (1.5 KM distance). Trains are direct available from Circum-Baikal to Moscow and other cities of the Russia country. Total travel distance between Circum-Baikal to Moscow is 4266 KM and approx travel timings 3 days 11 Hours.

Bus Services:- Buses are available from "International Airport Irkutsk" (60 KM) to Lake Baikal tour.

Taxi Services:- Taxis are available from "International Airport Irkutsk" (60 KM) to Lake Baikal tour.