The good thing about hop on/hop off Trans Siberian/Mongolian Railway holidays is that it operates year round. Once you check out from your train at any city for a sightseeing tour, you overnight in a hotel and catch the next train in a day or two. This itinerary is set for those willing to dig deeper into local life and discover secret spots of great cultural and historical heritage. Christmas edition is a very special one: Chistmas in China, New Year at Lake Baikal and Russian Christmas in Kazan! Epic and world-famous, the Trans Mongolian railway holiday is the ultimate adventure. At the same time, it is secure and reliable way to discover 2 continents and 3 amazing countries at once. We customize tours on request.
For those looking for a more adventurous Christmas and New Year vacation, our Trans Mongolian Winter Express is a great option to discover China, Mongolia and Russia at once. In just 15 days, you will travel from Beijing to Moscow- and don't forget, it works the other way too (on request)! All our tours include accommodation when in the cities, train tickets, transfers, guided sightseeing tours. Discovery Russia's friendly and experienced guides will be with you at every location. This is hop on/hop off train tour. We customize tours on request.
The good thing about hop on/hop off Trans Siberian/Mongolian Railway holidays is that it operates year round. Once you check out from your train at any city for a sightseeing tour, you overnight in a hotel and catch the next train in a day or two. This itinerary is set for those willing to dig deeper into local life and discover secret spots of great cultural and historical heritage. Epic and world-famous, the Trans Mongolian railway holiday is the ultimate adventure. At the same time, it is secure and reliable way to discover 2 continents and 3 amazing countries at once. We customize tours on request.
The Trans-Siberian Railway is the longest railway in the world (9 289 km) and a pride of Russia. The Great Siberian Way goes through 2 world continents, 12 Russian regions and 87 cities. The fastest superior train "ROSSIYA" (Russia) covers this huge distance up to the Pacific Ocean in 6 days and 2 hours (with an average speed of 64km/h). You, however, will spend more time on sightseeing and exploring the world's largest country. The final destination is Irkutsk this time. From there, you have numerous options: explore Siberia ( indigenous cultures, bear viewing, nature trails and treasures ), continue to the Russian Far East or Mongolia; fly out to Southeast Asia.
This tour makes a big circle around the whole Altai region, and is an all-in-one adventure. See the UNESCO World Heritage site of Altai's natural diversity, that you will experience by boat, car and on foot; the beauty of the biggest river of the Altai Mountains—Katun; and the touch of the ancient Altai culture most apparent during original performances by throat singers and local musicians. Visit the middle of Asia, discover the undiscovered!
Southern Altai is a hidden jem of our Siberian collection. Remote and wild, this destination remains undiscovered for international travelers even in comparison to the neighbouring Mongolia. Those who endevour will find themselves in the middle of pristine natural beauty. This drive-n-stay tour is a perfect opportunity to explore the whole Altai and to see its highlights, from pine-hardwood forests growing like a narrow strip along the valley of the Katun river, to Mongolian steppe landscapes of the Kurai crater , from mountain taiga forests to snow-ice deserts of alpine zone.
This is a unique opportunity to visit the most sacred and revered places in Siberia, where you will see the center of Buddhist culture, the famous Ustuu-Khuree Buddhist Temple, performance of traditional Tuvan throat singing, taste Tuvan national dishes and take part in the ceremony of Kamlaniye!
The Ukok Plateau is one of the most beautiful and interesting areas in the mountains of Altai. You will experience the real mystery of Altai and feel its ancient legends. The Ukok Plateau, which is 2,150 m above sea level, is a place where you will find an oasis of unrivalled natural beauty, peace, tranquility and no mobile coverage. And more, there are also unique archaeological sites and horses!
Remote doesn't begin to describe it. A trip on the most full-flowing Siberian river in Russia is so tempting! From snowy Sayan ridges across mountains and plains, forests and steppes, from the southern latitudes to the glacial Arctic Ocean runs Yenisei - the greatest river of Russia. Yenisei runs its waters across the whole Siberia: it seems that it has measured its vast wideness and divided this huge country by its deep bed into two equal parts and has given them to its sisters. Ob gets the Western Siberia and Lena - the Eastern Siberia.
During this extraordinary journey to very special, unique places you will get to know the beautiful, largest freshwater lake in the world , Baikal, and the mighty Altai Mountains, old Irkutsk town and scientific center of Russia, Novosibirsk. You will ride by the famous Trans-Siberian train, you will see Siberian countryside and you will definitely enjoy the hospitality of Siberian people!
You will have plenty of opportunities to see and enjoy the extraordinary landscapes: the Teletskoye lake, home of V. M. Shukshin, National Museum. A. V. Anokhin, Karatash, waterfalls Korbu, Silver Spring and other amazing places!
Whooper swans wintering in Altai
This is a great option to visit and experience the heart of Siberia, Lake Baikal. It’s your opportunity to invest in our common future, and unite our efforts to protect the fragile environment. Lake Baikal Volunteers construct a system of eco-trails around the deepest and oldest lake in the world to allow visitors to enjoy all the beauty of this place without making any harm to the nature.