3-day Olkhon Island tour – Frozen Lake Baikal
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Day 1. Pickup any place in Irkutsk (hostel, hotel, train station, airport etc.). 4-hour drive to Khuzhir, largest village on the island. Stop from lunch at road cafe (not included into the price, costs 200-300 rubles depending on meals). Stop at Yordin holy mountain, optional visit to rock carvings (pertogliffs), and MRS village, ex-fish factory. Arrival to Khuzir, check-in at guesthouse. Village walk, visit to Shamanka rock (Cape Burkhan) which is the center of Shamanism on the island (considered by many people world’s capital of shamanism). Dinner (included) and sauna (banya – not included, upon request). In February and March we use official iced road to the island, which is completely safe and exciting experience!
Day 2. Breakfast (included). Jeep tour to Cape Khoboy. Visit to Kharantsy cape, Peschanka small village (former political camp of GULAG), Cape of Three Brothers with magnificient views to the Little Sea. After that short trekking at Cape Khoboy, then lunch (traditional fisherman soup – included!). Cape of Love and Uzury settlement, then drive back to Khuzhir. Arrival around 4-5 pm. Dinner (included), banya (not included).
Day 3. Breakfast (included). Drive to Irkutsk, stop for lunch with pozy (not included, 100-200 rub). Farewell hugs.
Price per person:
3-4 people – 10000 rubles per person.
This tour could be customized according to your wishes!