Winter tourist season on Lake Baikal is open

Great Baikal quest in Listvyanka village of Irkutsk region opened the winter tourist season on Lake Baikal.

Eight teams took part in the quest. The participants performed sports, intellectual and creative tasks. The national team “Record”, the holder of 2018 Bandy World Cup became the winner. The next winter event will be held on 8th December in Baykalsk - the only ski resort on the shore of the lake Gora Sobolinaya will open the season here. By tradition, there will be a mass descent and a show program, accompanied with a drawing of the annual ski pass.

Irkutsk region ranks 13th in the rating of tourist attractiveness of Russian regions, having welcomed more than 1.5 million tourists in 2017.

Photo: RIA Novosti

Опубликовано: 04 December 2018