Circumbaikal railway tour

Circumbaikal railway tour

The Circumbaikal railway can be visited in a one day trip using one of the following options

What is included
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking guide
  • Circumbaikal tickets 2nd/1st class
  • Duration of the excursion is 14 hours
  • Meals included only in 1st class car

 

TOUR OPTION 1: Tour duration: 1 day (08:00 - 21:00) Irkutsk - Sludyanka - Circumbaikal railway - Port Baikal - Ferry to Listvyanka - Irkutsk Distance: 262 km / 162 ml Departure days: all year round / every Wednesdays and Saturdays at 08:00 At 07:30 meet driver in Irkutsk and transfer to the train station to board the Trans-siberian train. Departure is at 08:00 for Sludyanka and 2 hours non-stop (100 km) journey. At 10:00 start the Circumbaikal railway excursion by train along lake Baikal to Port Baikal (92 km). Special stops enroute are done for tourists at the most beautiful places on the railway: Staraya Angasolka, Shabartuysky bridge, Polovinaya river, "Italian" Wall, longest tunnels, viaducts and supporting walls. Arrive Port Baikal at 19:30 and cross the Angara river (2 km) by ferry-boat to Listvyanka. Drive 70 km and 1 hour to Irkutsk. Arrive Irkutsk at 21:30 TOUR OPTION 2: Tour duration: 1 day (09:00 - 22:00) Irkutsk - Listvyanka - Ferry to Port Baikal - Circumbaikal railway - Sludyanka - Irkutsk Distance: 262 km / 162 ml Departure days: all year round / every Thursdays and Sundays at 09:00 At 09:00 meet driver in Irkutsk and transfer 70 km and 1 hour to Listvyanka on the southwestern shore of 637 km long Lake Baikal, the world's largest and deepest freshwater lake. At 10:30 cross the Angara river (2 km) by ferry-boat to Port Baikal. At 11:30 start the Circumbaikal railway excursion by train along lake Baikal to Sludyanka (92 km). Special stops enroute are done for tourists at the most beautiful places on the railway: "Italian" Wall, Polovinaya river, Shabartuysky bridge, Staraya Angasolka, longest tunnels, viaducts and supporting walls. Arrive Sludyanka at 19:30 and further ride along the Trans-Siberian railway (100 km) with stops to Irkutsk. Arrive Irkutsk at 21:30
1 pax
$475/635
the price is mentioned per person
  • transportation
  • 1 guide per group
  • meals (if travelling 1st class)
  • tickets
3 pax
$225/335
the price is mentioned per person
  • transportation
  • 1 guide per group
  • meals (if travelling 1st class)
  • tickets
4 pax
$195/305
the price is mentioned per person
  • transportation
  • 1 guide per group
  • meals (if travelling 1st class)
  • tickets
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