The Pearl of Siberia

And a great adventure for your Trans-Siberian odyssey.

The world's deepest lake, Baikal is a vast breathtaking body of the crystal-clear bluest water which is drinkably pure. The surrounding scenery is impressive with the wild tree-covered or rocky foreshores behind which there are jagged snow-capped mountains blurred by the soft transparent haze, and above them the eternal and ever-changing sky whose meteorological moods are keenly reflected by the gigantic water expanse.

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