Afternoon to evening
24 hours
Swimming, hiking, sledding, photography, natural beauty.
May to September
3 out of 557 attractions in Irkutsk

Lake Baikal

Located in south eastern Siberian region of Russia, Lake Baikal is the largest freshwater lake in the world. Besides, it is also known to be 25 million years old and around 1,700 metres deep, which makes it the oldest and deepest lake in the world. Surrounded with awe-inspiring natural beauty, the cold but freshest water of this lake is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna. The towering snow-clad mountains around this lake make for some of the most exciting hiking trails and wildlife tours.