Explore treasures of Moscow and St. Petersburg while celebrating Maslenitsa fest. Then, fly to the world's largest Lake Baikal, one of the most beautiful places on Earth. For a few winter weeks Lake Baikal becomes the largest wonderful, majestic and fairy open-air skating rink. And this turquoise ice is absolutely transparent.
See amazing ice of Lake Baikal & travel by a hoverboat on ice surface
Celebrate an ancient Slavic Mastenitsa fest & meet Buryat people of Siberia
Visit famous Olkhon island, take an ATV ice tour & drive by a famous UAZ
11 days of guided sightseeing tours with professional English-speaking guide and entrance tickets included
Try snowmobiling & dog-sledging through the Siberian taiga
The tour program includes Hermitage museum and Moscow Kremlin, Catherine's Palace & Tretyakov Art Gallery, and more!
Accommodation in centrally located hotels with daily breakfast: 6 nights in Irkutsk & lake Baikal, 4 nights in St. Petersburg, 3 nights in Moscow
Winter is the right time to feel the power of the world's largest and deepest freshwater lake. It's time when the unrivalled beauty is the most amazing. Meet real Siberian winter, explore indigenous cultures and enjoy true Siberian hospitality. This Lake Baikal winter package is a perfect one if natural wonders and unique experiences are what you seek when you travel.
Day 1, Arrive Moscow
Day 2, Winter Palalce & Iconic Landscapes
Day 3, Catherine's Palace & Maslenitsa
Day 4, At Leisure
Day 5, Train to Moscow
Day 6, Kremlin & The City
Day 7, Discover Moscow Part II
Day 8, Fly to Irkutsk & Baikal
Day 9, Ice Crossing
Day 10, Explore Olkhon
Day 11, Olkhon & Irkutsk
Day 12, Farewell