You will visit the sacred place of the Khorin taiga, where one of the largest Buddha images in the world was recently created on the Bayan-Khongor rock. Learn about a shrine atypical for northern Buddhism, visit 8 stupas and climb to the statue. And also appreciate the beauty of the mountain-taiga nature and the composition dedicated to the "summit" animals of Buryatia. Group excursion Duration 7 hours Group size up to 10 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By car 5500 rubles per person
What awaits you
New Buddhist shrine of Buryatia On the way to the very well-groomed and neat village of Bayan-Gol, you will learn about life in the region, the local population and the local Buddhist traditions. Let's talk about how the idea of creating a rock image of a 33-meter Buddha, unusual for the local peculiarities of religion, appeared. Before climbing, you will visit 8 Buddhist stupas, and after stepping on a forest trail, you will learn about the rock, which has long been considered sacred. And you can look at the impressive structure itself from the ground and going up to the site
Enchanting nature and five nomad jewels The rock with the image of Buddha is located on the territory of the Khudak reserve. Climbing the forest road, you will appreciate the beautiful landscapes of the Trans-Baikal mountain-taiga region, and impressive views of the valley will open from the observation deck. After the descent, there will be a short rest, and soon you will go back to Ulan-Ude. On the way back, there will also be a stop in the Atsagat Valley, where you will get acquainted with the sculptural composition Taban Khoshuun Mal, dedicated to the five main animals in the nomadic culture of the Buryats
? On the route, there will be stops for breakfast and lunch at local cafes.
- Transfer by car or minibus is included in the tour price
- The road from Ulan-Ude to the village will take about 2 hours. Walk about 4 km to the cliff.
- Breakfast (200-300 rubles / person) and lunch (from 300 rubles / person) are paid separately
The excursion starts at Teatralnaya Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.