1-day hike to Bolshie Koty Village along the Great Baikal Trail

1-day hike
All year round


Level of difficulty: middle

Hiking Distance: about 24 km

Starting point: Listvyanka

End point: Irkutsk


The hike gives an excellent chance to spend a day in the National Park and to enjoy the beauty of untouched Baikal nature.

Major part of the route runs along the shore of Baikal.

Fragrant smell of the pine-forest, fresh breeze from Baikal and spectacular views of Lake Baikal and Siberian Taiga Forest will make our tour unforgettable!



  • 09:00 a.m. Meeting with the trekking instructor in one of hotels / guest houses in Listvyanka
  • Briefing about safety rules and the route
  • Beginning of the hike “Listvyanka – Bolshie Koty Village”
  • Lunch-picnic on the shore of Baikal (sandwiches, vegetable salad, sweets and tea)
  • Round 17:00 p.m. Arrival in Bolshie Koty Village
  • 18:00 p.m. Departure by a public speed boat “Bolshie Koty – Irkutsk

E-mail: sputnik_irkutsk@mail.ru

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Please, note that we can modify and adjust any program in accordance with your request. For more information about the itinerary and the rates, please, feel free to contact us at any time: sputnik_irkutsk@mail.ru