The most popular online travel guide to Russia, since 2001.

The Guide to Baikal Lake

We've traveled to Baikal several times and here's our guides to the best popular and hidden destinations on the lake.

Need a Russian Visa? Get it online: free itinerary, stay where you want, ready in 24 hours.

The Guide to Baikal Lake > Features

Where to Go: Olkhon Island on Baikal Lake

Olkhon is a beautiful nude land that seems to have emerged...

An introduction to Baikal lake

Baikal is a beautiful lake located in the...

The Guide to Baikal Lake > Most Popular

Travelling to Baikal Lake: How to Get to Baikal

There are two main means of transport to get to Baikal lake:...

What to Do at Baikal lake: Rafting, Trekking, Sightseeing

Below we made a list of our favorite activities at Baikal...

Baikal Lake Photogallery

A Shaman place on Khoboy Cape on Olkhon island ...

How to Get around Baikal Lake

It is quite easy to travel around Baikal. All means of a...

The Guide to Baikal Lake > Most Recent

Where to Go: Listvyanka Settlement on Baikal Lake

Listvyanka is the most popular place on Baikal lake. Perhaps, every traveler visits it, because it's the easiest way to reach Baikal. Listvyanka is...

Where to Go: Circum-Baikal Railway

Circum-Baikal railway was built more than a hundred years ago, and is an outstanding landmark to the construction and engineering art. There are a lot...

Where to Go: Arshan - The Start of Sayan Mountains

Arshan is a village about 3 hours by bus (or 2 hours by car) from Baikal lake, and it is a start of Sayan mountains. In fact, it is a famous (among...

Top Events in Russia in 2014


Ночь Новых Медиа Events

Address:Никола-ленивец, калужская область, дзержинский рай, Russia<div class="bbcode">С 4 по 6 июля арт-парк... read more


Seven Years of Funk Events

Address:Гончарная ул., 7/4, Moscow, RussiaContact:<div class="bbcode">Отметить седьмой... read more