Open and very cozy - this is how you will find Irkutsk on a walk with a guide and a local who is proud of his city. Don't just see iconic landmarks, but hear the compelling stories behind them. We will walk around the wooden center, which has been amazingly preserved to this day, and talk about the world role and life of Irkutsk. Individual excursion for 1-9 people Duration 3 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 4.58 from 12 reviews 3490 rubles per excursion Price for 1-9 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Symbols of a cozy city We will meet at the monument to Alexander III on the banks of the Angara River, walk along Gagarin Boulevard and admire the building of the Geographical Society. In 3 hours you will collect a collection of the best examples of Irkutsk architecture: wooden mansions of the rich, a drama theater, and a railway administration await you. In addition, do not miss the elegant Church of the Exaltation of the Cross, the former Roman Catholic and Epiphany Cathedrals, a monument to Lenin, the Eternal Flame and the Arc de Triomphe. And the end of the excursion is at the statue of the mythical babr from the coat of arms of Irkutsk
Travel back in time to the present - with a local On a walk, you won't get dizzy from the abundance of dates. In a clear and exciting way, I will tell you about Irkutsk, which played a small but key role in the development of the Russian Empire. About Soviet times, when the city became an industrial center. About the current significance of Irkutsk for travelers around the world. Together we will try to understand how many years people have lived on this earth and why this place has always attracted guests. And, of course, you will hear answers to questions about Irkutsk and Baikal.
Who is the walk for?
Travelers who want to get to know Irkutsk in the company of a guide, in a friendly format without historical lectures.
- During the walk we have to walk about 6 kilometers
- The excursion for you will be led by me or another guide from our team
The beginning of the excursion is in the area of Karl Marx Street. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.