City tour with Nastya
Novosibirsk is the third largest city in Russia. It is known for it's scientific institutes, IT-companies and also cold weather and warm hearts of locals :)
We can have a little walk around the city center: explore constructivist buildings, main parks and monuments. We will see Opera and Ballet Theatre and monument of Lenin, which are symbols of central part of the city. We can also have lunch in some quiet cozy place.
Cost: 300 rub / person
Trip to Academgorodok
Akademgorodok (Academy town) - The legendary scientific center located in the forest 30 km away from the city center. It is known for more than 30 research institutions, IT-center Technopark, graffiti with scientific discoveries and squirrels walking everywhere. It also has some nice places to eat and have a drink.
We suggest to go by local train (it's called elektrichka), cause it's more fun and authentic (there are trains on 8:30 and 10:00, ride is 45 min).
We arrive at the Novosinirsk Reservoir, called Obskoye more (Ob sea). It's the largest artificial lake in Novosibirsk Oblast.
Cost: train + museum + org around 800-1000 rub
Additionally — food and taxi home (600 rub for a cab)
City tour with Dasha
From your hotel which is located on the right side of the city, we can go to Space cafe or take a bus / taxi to city center. Start from Karaulnaya hill. There's a beautiful sightseeing view of Krasnoyarsk historical center and mountains. Then Mira Avenue is the central historical street in Krasnoyarsk. You can find a lot of small cafes, bars, historical buildings and monuments along the way.
In the evening we can have dinner at a local restaurant. Krasnoyarsk is among Russian cities with most restaurants and cafes.
Cost: 300 rub / person
Nature tour with Kirill
This way is perfect when you do not have much time, but you wish to see the taiga. Take a ride on a cable car up the mountain, walk 400 meters using the navigation signs and you'll reach the sightseeing point.
"Bobroviy log" is also an all-season amusement park. In winter there's a skiing
track, skating rink and tubing tracks, you can slide right from the mountain. In summer there's an open air swimming pool and extreme amusements.
Cost: cable car + org - 600 rub / person
Early morning walk
Great opportunity to see the Stolby Nature Reserve in the morning before the train.
7:00 - 12:00 - walk (getting there by taxi, 20 min ride)
13:00 - departure from hotel for the train
Cost: taxi + entrance fee + org around 600 rub
City tour Irkutsk
A walking tour is a great opportunity to explore Irkutsk. We are going to have a fun day/evening filled with history,architecture ,local places and interesting facts. We'll explore the most important streets and see some of the city's best sights . We'll also try Siberian cuisine and drinks at a local restaurant and I'll teach you some of the Russian traditions about food and drinks.
Duration: 3 hours
Cost: 3000 rubles for group
Nature trip to Baikal to Listvyanka with Irina
Listvyanka is the nearest city situated on the Baikal lake, it is 1h away from Irkutsk. The landscape is different from what you see at Olkhon, so we advise to explore that area. If you have time you can go on cable car or 15 min ferry will bring you to the old railway.
Cost: taxi / bus + cable car / ferry - around 600 rub