Lake Baikal is the deepest and oldest lake in the world – a beautiful eye of Siberia. Irkutsk is a very convenient starting point to visit Baikal.
Baikaler is a travel project started by Jack Sheremetoff in 1999. Jack and the team run tours to lake Baikal, hostels in Irkutsk and Listvyanka , and provide information support for international travelers. Baikaler services has been used by thousands of people. Jack Sheremetoff is highly recommended by all major travel guidebooks. We help international tourists to explore the lake and its surrounding. Welcome to Siberia!
Jack Sheremetoff runs and arranges a great verity of tours to lake Baikal all year round ! Please check our tours list in the menu above. Here is our most popular tours: 1 day tour to Listvyanka , 2 day tour to Olkhon island , 3 day trekking to Bolshy Koty , 3 day frozen tour to Olkhon island (and longer)
BELKA HOSTEL is a spacious wooden cottage in Listvyanka, Lake Baikal Russia. It was purposely built for the tourists with great attention to details. This is a great place to rest after long train journey and explore the vicinity of Lake Baikal. Belka Hostel is located in the calm and quite part of the village. BOOKING FORM Recommended by roughguides.com and Lonely Planet
A comfortable shuttle bus Irkutsk – Olkhon island (Khuzir) – Irkutsk runs EVERY day.
1000 R / 2000 R one way / return ticket per person. Pick up from your address – free, luggage – free, drop off at your address- free!
This is where you can purchase the tickets from Irkutsk to Olkhon island and back. The buses are new, the 17 seat Ford Transit, Fiat Ducato, Peugeot Boxer, Mercedes Sprinter. Driving distance is 300 km one way, Driving time is around 6 hrs including stop for lunch (not included) and a ferry crossing