Buryatia Short Trip                                                                               Tour BK 96
6 days from € 550.- from/to Irkutsk or Ulan Ude
travelling: daily May – October                                                                 

Welcome at Lake Baikal – Welcome in Buryatia
Arshan - Buddhist temples, hot springs and spectacular mountain scenery
Slyudyanka - railway station from white marble at Lake Baikal
Posolski Sor - Baikal water about 25 degrees & Selenga Delta with airboat
Irkutsk/Ulan Ude – Sljudyanka – Arshan – Posolskii Sor – Irkutsk/Ulan Ude

Itinerary
AC=accommodation, B-breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner, P=Picnic

Day 01 Arshan Buryatia (D)
Traveling by train from Irkutsk or Ulan Ude to Slyudyanka, the 2nd class train ticket is included in the price. Meeting with your English-speaking tour guide at the train station and visit the station of Slyudyanka from white marble.
Bus ride through the Tunka valley to Arshan, your guest house is located right on the river Kyngyrgi, embedded in a picturesque beautiful nature. All rooms are equipped with bath / shower and toilet, TV. AC hotel

 

Day 02 Arshan-natural pool, healing springs & spectacular mountains (B, D)
The Tunka valley is located between the mountain ranges of the Sayan and Khamar-Daban to the west of the southern tip of Lake Baikal. Arshan being interpreted from the Buryat language means "healing source." Today you take a dip in a natural pool with mineral water and temperatures around 40 degrees.

In the afternoon walk to the legendary "Arshanski Sources," the cure since centuries. Here we try mineral water of different consistencies and tie a bow around a tree branch after Buryat tradition. AC hotel

Day 03 Arshan - Kyngarga waterfalls & Dazan, meet the local Lama (B,D)

 

Walking through the quiet settlement, tour to the Kyngarha waterfalls and visit the Buddhist temple. The small complex is not only because of its idyllic location worth visiting: Once a day the local Lama meets tourists and answered questions about Buddhism. AC hotel

Day 04: Sandy Bay Posolskii Sor (B, D)
Tour to Posolskii Sor from Arshan by bus and train. Your holiday resort is located on the shores of Lake Baikal in the Bay Posolskii Sor, close to the Selenga Delta. The bay separates a sandbank from the open lake, so that the water is heated here around 25 ° C in July and August, the season begins in June.

On the area you find a tennis court, billiard room, shooting range, outdoor swimming pool, a terrace and gazebo to relax, picnic area, wellness center with fitness room, solarium, pool, further are offered Waterski & Catamaran rental . AC resort.

 

Day 05: Selenga Delta (B, D)
In the morning excursion to the Selenga Delta with airboat and hiking through the beautiful landscape, AC hotel.

 

Day 06: Irkutsk or Ulan Ude (B)
Travelling back to Irkutsk or Ulan Ude, 2.nd class train tickets are included in the tour price.

Minimum group size:  2
Maximum group size: 12

dates
travelling: daily May – October

service
from / to Irkutsk or Ulan Ude
Bus and train rides Irkutsk/Ulan Ude - Slyudyanka - Arshan - Slyudyanka - Posolskii Sor - Irkutsk/Ulan Ude
3 nights Arshan guesthouse
2 nights Posolskii Sor holiday resort
Meals: Half Board
All programs, transfers and excursions as described including fees
English-speaking tour guide from Slyudyanka to Posolskii Sor

services not included
Meals and beverages at meals, except not mentioned, tips, expenses of personal needs, personal travel insurance, visa fees.

prices in Euro / person
3 bed room  550.-
Doubleroom 790.-
Singleroom  990.-




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