Observation of brown bears

Day 1

Meeting at the airport or train station in Irkutsk with Siberian hospitality and a little surprise. Transfer to Olkhon Island (transfer's time – 6 hours). Arrival to Khujir settlement. Accommodation at “Baikal” mini hotel in twin or double rooms. In the evening you will make a hiking tour to the famous Shaman rock (Burkhan cape). Banya.

Meals included: none. Lunch and dinner are paid extra.

Day 2

Early breakfast. Check-out. Boarding on the ship. Cruise to Chivirkuysky bay. It will take us about 10 hours to get to the place. In passing we will visit Ushkany islands, the place, where Baikal seals affect. In the evening our ship will arrive to Zmeinaya (Snake’s) gulf in Chivirkuysky bay. You will bathe in hot springs there. Dinner and overnight on the ship.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 3

Heading from Chivirkuysky bay to Davsha. It takes about 4 hours to go there. You will cruise in Barguzinsky National park. There is a bear every kilometer en route. Often, on the shores of Lake Baikal it is possible to see a bear with cubs, which you will certainly watch, and also you will be able to make a unique photo.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 4

Early in the morning we will cross Lake Baikal and cruise to Baikalo-Lensky National park. It will take us about 8 hours to get there. Your ship will make a stop in Zavorotnaya bay. You willy go in Russian banya, which is on the shore of Lake Baikal, try to go fishing and make a hiking tour in the forest. Dinner and overnight on the ship.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 5

Breakfast. This day you will spend watching bears. We will make a very interesting hiking tour with a professional Jaeger in order to see the bears and watch them. During the tour you will have a picnic in Baikal taiga, also you will have a good rest and a nice walk.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 6

In the morning you will cruise from Zavorotnaya bay to Olkhon Island. The ship will go along Baikalo-Lensky National park, passing the famous cape Ryty. In the evening we will arrive to Olkhon Island. Overnight on the ship.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner.

Day 7

Breakfast. Transfer from Olkhon island to Irkutsk by a comfortable minibus. It will take us about 4 hours to get to the city. Upon the arrival to Irkutsk accomodation in double or twin standard rooms at the hotel «Zvezda».

Meals included: breakfast. Lunch and dinner are paid extra.

Day 8

Breakfast at the hotel. Check-out. Transfer to the airport of Irkutsk. Flight .

Meals included: breakfast at the hotel.

Group size: 8 6 4 2
Price per person: 1 472 € 1 604 € 1 888 € 3 516 €
Price per group: 11 776 € 9 624 € 7 552 € 7 032 €

Contacts

www.baikalov.ru

Tel: 8 (3952) 500-689

e-mail: irk@baikalov.ru