1 Day Tour – Tazheran Steppe

“Off road journey through the steppe landscape which looks more Mongolian then Siberian type. You will see amazing panoramic views of Baikal Lake, remains of Rocks, beautiful bays and high clifs.

about 18 hour

personal 4 WD car/miniva

Tour program:

In the morning: departure from Irkutsk with your guide and driver to Tazheran steppe.

  • This day we will visit an abandoned marble quarry which is located in a picturesque place in Buguldeika village. There was a time when local people cut out cubes of statuary marble in this quarry

  • Walking tour to “Sagan Zaba” Rock which is famous for its ancient rock drawings. This place is called “White place” and drawings dated to the iron and bronze ages. Petroglyphs (rock drawing) depicts the images of fishes, birds and humans hollowed or drawn with red ochre.

  • Lunch in a road café of local food

  • Off road journey through the Tazheran steppe. It is steppe landscape which looks more Mongolian then Siberian type. The age of this area is about 300-400 million years. While driving through the Tazheran steppe we will see amazing panoramic views of Baikal Lake, remains of Rocks, beautiful bays and high clifs. We will make several stops at the most beautiful places and will have a chance to climb up to the highest point of Tazheran Steppe to see great view from the top.

After long day of adventures we will depart to Irkutsk.

You are always welcome with any questions, ideas or requests