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The tour "Barguzin Valley" (7-8 hours)

The tour starts from Ust-Barguzin. The ancient land, Bargudzhim Tokum, is situated 50 km from the lake Baikal in a picturesque valley of Barguzin river between two snow-covered mountain ridges.

An old legend says that Barguzin valley was the native land of Chingiskhan's Mother. The valley is rich in old relicts, natural and archeological memorials. You'll see sacred places of Buryats, they are bull-stone and healing springs. Rock paintings are 3000 years old. Stone garden with the area of 10 000 sq km. Sharp contrast with nature of the lake Baikal. The route is along the northern steppes of Asia. A visit to Barguzin village, the first Russian settlement behind Baikal (Transbaikal or Transbaikalian Land). 

Type: Small Group Tours
Duration: 7-8 hours

Important info

Price includes
  • picnic
  • english/ german -speaking guide
  • entrance fees
  • transportation according this tour
Additional expenses
Payment per person, USD 2-4 PAX  5-7 PAX 8-10 PAX 11-14 PAX
transfer from Ulan-Ude to Ust-Barguzin (without/ with a guide) 103 55 51 88
homestay in Ust-Barguzin, per night 39 39 39 39


a transfer from Ulan-Ude to Ust-Barguzin and back, accommodation in Ust-Barguzin are to be paid optional to the tour price (single supplement - 5 EUR per night)

Additional info

Please check the price of the tour during booking because it can be changed without notice. Exact price is confirmed at the time of booking. 

You'd better take warm clothes with you.

Sights included in program

Barguzin valley - Area Buryat nature lies between the Barguzin and Ikat ranges. It is very bad roads, so to enjoy the beauty of the valley is better off-road vehicle or helicopter. The nature of this place is very diverse - there are also taiga and desert and alpine tundra. According to legend it is believed that in the Barguzin valley buried Genghis Khan. Read more
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2 person - US$ 370 (US$ 185 per person)
3 person - US$ 555 (US$ 185 per person)
4 person - US$ 740 (US$ 185 per person)
5 person - US$ 610 (US$ 122 per person)
6 person - US$ 732 (US$ 122 per person)
7 person - US$ 854 (US$ 122 per person)
8 person - US$ 824 (US$ 103 per person)
9 person - US$ 927 (US$ 103 per person)
10 person - US$ 1030 (US$ 103 per person)
11 person - US$ 1001 (US$ 91 per person)
Price for persons: 1 - 1011 - 13

Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

Also you get the best, top-rated and most experienced and knowledgeable hand-picked tour guide appointed on a priority basis.
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the best tour guides only. Multilingual and well travelled, each possesses deep insight into the diverse attractions and cultural patterns throughout the region. With us guides undergo a rigorous selection process, achieving outstanding knowledge of local culture and language. Rest assured that the best tour guides only will be working on the tours to give you excellent opportunity to explore the best of the sights during both short and long-term stay in Russia.

Once you complete your reservation, we will send you a booking confirmation email. As the day of the tour approaches, our logistics team will provide you with all relevant information for your tour.

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