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BAIKAL glamping
"Don't panic, my captain!"

We offer accomodation in our beautiful glamping &
private boat tours at Northern Baikal -
the land previously unseen by tourists

Have you always wanted to see lake Baikal?

Come to Northern Baikal! Stay at our small luxury Baikal glamping located in a historical Russian village. Enjoy stunning views of Lake Baikal from your private terrace with a hot wood-fired font. Go on a Baikal cruise. Feel the wild beauty of Siberia. Stay one on one with the nature of Northern Baikal away from spoiled crowded tourist places.
ARE YOU AN INDEPENDENT TRAVELER WHO...
...travels a lot?
... loves to discover new places unseen by tourists?
... feels the beauty of our world
... tries to avoid noisy tourist spots?
... likes to be immersed in the real life of the place you are visiting?
... values impressions above all?
... looks for ​​comfort and privacy?
... wants to go on a private Baikal boat tour just with a couple of best friends, not with crowds of strangers?

THEN ...
our private Baikal glamping
is just what you are looking for

*the trip is optimal for a group of 4 travelers
You are about to...
... Visit all natural landmarks of Northern Baikal in 7 days
Northern Baikal is the most beautiful place on Earth. Don't you believe? Come and chek yourself!
... Stay in a Baikal glamping tent
Enjoy stunning views from the terrace of your beautiful 44 m2 Baikal glamping tent in Baykalskoye village. Take a hot shower after a fun and adventurous day. Soak for hours in your own wood-fired bathtub watching sunsets. Relax in the snow-white softness of premium bedding. We paid special attention to the quality of 100% cotton textiles. No worries! The towels are large and soft. The blankets are warm and light. And yes, yes! The pillows are very comfortable :)
... Stay in a Baikal glamping tent
Enjoy stunning views from the terrace of your beautiful 44 m2 Baikal glamping tent in Baykalskoye village. Take a hot shower after a fun and adventurous day. Soak for hours in your own wood-fired cidar bathtub watching sunsets. Relax in the snow-white softness of premium bedding. We paid special attention to the quality of 100% cotton textiles. No worries! The towels are large and soft. The blankets are warm and light. And yes, yes! The pillows are very comfortable :)
... feel the spirit of an anciant Baikal vilage
Learn more about the history of the Buriat, Russian, and Evenki people who have been living here since the 16th century. The village of Baikalskoye used to be called Goremyka. We've got only 15 streets in the village, primarly consisted of old wooden houses. The population is engaged in fishing and hunting for seals, allowed to local indigenous people. Come and feel mystical atmosphere of Christendom, Buddhism and Shamanism blended into a diverse cultural background.
... Dine on local delicacies
Our menu includes the best dishes of Siberian cuisine. Meat, fresh lake fish cooked on open fire, wild berries and mushrooms, vegetables, homemade pies, village dairy products, cedar nuts and, of course, the royal dish - Buryat BUUZ (large juicy steamed dumplings with beef and wild onions). It's impossible to describe how good they are. You should just try! If you want, we will teach you how to cook them. Mmmmm... Delicious! If you have any special dietary requirements - just let us know. We will do our best to please you!
... Dine on local delicacies
Our menu includes the best dishes of Siberian cuisine. Meat, fresh lake fish cooked on an open fire, wild berries and mushrooms, vegetables, homemade pies, village dairy products, cedar nuts and, of course, the royal dish - Buryat BUUZ (large juicy steamed dumplings with beef and wild onions). It's impossible to describe how good they are. You should just try! If you want, we will teach you how to cook them. Mmmmm... Delicious! If you have any special dietary requirements - just let us know. We will do our best to please you!
MAP OF YOUR TRIP
YOUR ADVENTURE DAY BY DAY
All trips last 7 days, starting every Sunday and ending on Saturday.
ARRIVAL & RELAX
DAY 1, Sunday
ARRIVAL
We will meet you at the airport of Nizhneangarsk (НЖГ). You need to arrive there on your own. It is easy to get there from Irkutsk International Airport (IKT) by a regular flight of the Angara airlines. Ticket price is about $80. The duration of the flight is 1.5 hours. Enjoy the great views of the Barguzinsky Range on the way.
 
 
 
 
TRANSFER TO THE BAIKAL GLAMPING
On the way to the private glamping on Lake Baikal called "Don't Panic, My Captain" we will have several stops at view points with stunted panoramas of Northern Baikal. We will reach the glamping in about 1.5 hours. We will pass through Severobaikalsk, a city built by the BAM builders in the late 1970s. We will ask good luck for everyone at the foot of the white Buddhist stupa. Finally, we arrive at our 1st destination - the village of Baikalskoye - an ancient Baikal site known since the 16th century.
 
 
 
 
RELAX IN YOUR BAIKAL GLAMPING TENT
After a long journey, it is best to relax in a hot wood-fired bath and admire the endless blue Baikal in front of you. An excellent national dinner will be served on your own terrace. Stroll through the picturesque surroundings of the village. At night, choose a pillow from the menu for a great night's rest.
 
 
 
 
ARRIVAL
We will meet you at the airport of Nizhneangarsk (НЖГ). You need to arrive there on your own. It is easy to get there from Irkutsk International Airport (IKT) by a regular flight of the Angara airlines. Ticket price is about $80. The duration of the flight is 1.5 hours. Enjoy the great views of the Barguzinsky Range on the way.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TRANSFER TO THE BAIKAL GLAMPING
On the way to the private glamping on Lake Baikal called "Don't Panic, My Captain" we will have several stops at view points with stunted panoramas of Northern Baikal. We will reach the glamping in about 1.5 hours. We will pass through Severobaikalsk, a city built by the BAM builders in the late 1970s. We will ask good luck for everyone at the foot of the white Buddhist stupa. Finally, we arrive at our 1st destination - the village of Baikalskoye - an ancient Baikal site known since the 16th century.
RELAX IN YOUR BAIKAL GLAMPING TENT
After a long journey, it is best to relax in a hot wood-fired bath and admire the endless blue Baikal in front of you. An excellent national dinner will be served on your own terrace. Stroll through the picturesque surroundings of the village. At night, choose a pillow from the menu for a great night's rest.
 
 
 
 
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
DAY 2, Monday
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
This 18-kilometer route of medium difficulty connects the Slyudyansky lakes and the village of Baikalskoye. The walk takes 4-6 hours depending on your physical fitness. We will walk along the trail in one day and return to the Baikal glamping "Don't panic, my captain", enjoying the beauties of Northern Baikal.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
The first section runs along a pebbly beach, crossing rocky headlands. In the middle of the route, we will have lunch on a beautiful observation deck overlooking the ancient island of Boguchan, famous for its Neolithic burial ground.
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
The steep and picturesque Cape Ludar, famous for its archaeological finds. Fragments of 4,000-year-old pottery from the time of the ancient trib called Kurykans were found in the cave of the breaking wave. The most interesting thing is that our Baikal glamping "Don't panic my captain" is a 10-minute walk from this historical monument! A great dinner, hot shower, and sunset on the terrace are waiting for you.
 
 
 
 
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
This 18-kilometer route of medium difficulty connects the Slyudyansky lakes and the village of Baikalskoye. The walk takes 4-6 hours depending on your physical fitness. We will walk along the trail in one day and return to the Baikal glamping "Don't panic, my captain", enjoying the beauties of Northern Baikal.
 
 
 
 
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
The first section runs along a pebbly beach, crossing rocky headlands. In the middle of the route, we will have lunch on a beautiful observation deck overlooking the ancient island of Boguchan, famous for its Neolithic burial ground.
 
 
 
 
GREAT BAIKAL TRAIL
The steep and picturesque Cape Ludar, famous for its archaeological finds. Fragments of 4,000-year-old pottery from the time of the ancient trib called Kurykans were found in the cave of the breaking wave. The most interesting thing is that our Baikal glamping "Don't panic my captain" is a 10-minute walk from this historical monument! A great dinner, hot shower, and sunset on the terrace are waiting for you.
 
 
 
 
HORSES RIDE
DAY 3, Tuesday
HORSES RIDE
On the 3rd day of the journey, we will make a horse ride towards Cape Kotelnikovsky and back. After yesterday's long walk, it will be just fine!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HORSES RIDE
Stunning views, great photos and unforgettable memories are guaranteed.
HORSES RIDE
The duration of the tour will depend on your riding skills. And, without a doubt, we will dine al fresco in a beautiful place!
 
 
 
 
HORSES RIDE
On the 3rd day of the journey, we will make a horse ride towards Cape Kotelnikovsky and back. After yesterday's long walk, it will be just fine!
 
 
 
 
HORSES RIDE
Stunning views, great photos and unforgettable memories are guaranteed.
 
 
 
 
HORSES RIDE
The duration of the tour will depend on your riding skills. And, without a doubt, we will dine al fresco in a beautiful place!
 
 
 
 
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
DAY 4, Wednesday
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
On the 3rd day, the main part of your Baikal adventure begins. Today we are going to cross the Lake. Set sail with us! We're going on a cruise! We can go by speedboat or take a yacht. It takes about 2 hours by speedboat and up to 5 hours by yacht.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
KHAKUSY HOT SPRINGS
Our destination is Khakusy Bay located on the northeastern coast of Lake Baikal. It is famous for its wild hot springs. There, hot mineral water gushes from underground, filling wooden pools scattered through the taiga forest. Do not miss the opportunity to experience the "wild" spa treatments. This is definitely a must see point of attraction. By the way, mineral baths are good for health.
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
In the evening we will stop for rest at the hotel by the springs. After Siberian SPA you will sleep like a baby :)
 
 
 
 
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
On the 3rd day, the main part of your Baikal adventure begins. Today we are going to cross the Lake. Set sail with us! We're going on a cruise! We can go by speedboat or take a yacht. It takes about 2 hours by speedboat and up to 5 hours by yacht.
 
 
 
 
KHAKUSY HOT SPRINGS
Our destination is Khakusy Bay located on the northeastern coast of Lake Baikal. It is famous for its wild hot springs. There, hot mineral water gushes from underground, filling wooden pools scattered through the taiga forest. Do not miss the opportunity to experience the "wild" spa treatments. This is definitely a must see point of attraction. By the way, mineral baths are good for health.
 
 
 
 
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
In the evening we will stop for rest at the hotel by the springs. After Siberian SPA you will sleep like a baby :)
 
 
 
 
BAIKAL BOAT TOUR
DAY 5, Thursday
AYAYA BAY
Ayaya bay in translation from the Evenki language means "magnificent". Siberian Maldives. It will take us about an hour to get there from Khakusy by our speedboat. Baikal Bay 4 km deep with sparkling water and snow-white waves surrounded by evergreen forests. See once and never forget. We promise.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FROLIHA GLACIAL LAKE
Our next destination is Froliha glacial lake located in the mountains of the Barguzinsky Range, 8 kilometers from the shore of Lake Baikal in Froliha Natural Reserve.
FROLIHA GLACIAL LAKE
It takes about 2 hours of walking along a natural trail to get there. The difficulty of the rout is medium.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FROLIHA WATERFALL
Further we shall raft down Lake Frolikha, accompanied by the staff of the Reserve. On the way we will enjoy the views of the purest ancient lake. After rafting across Floliha we will visit a crystal waterfall, the stream of which falls from a height of 20 meters. Finally, we will return to the boat and sail back to our Baikal Glamping "Don't Panic My Captain".
AYAYA BAY
Ayaya bay in translation from the Evenki language means "magnificent". Siberian Maldives. It will take us about an hour to get there from Khakusy by our speedboat. Baikal Bay 4 km deep with sparkling water and snow-white waves surrounded by evergreen forests. See once and never forget. We promise.
 
 
 
 
FROLIHA GLACIAL LAKE
Our next destination is Froliha glacial lake located in the mountains of the Barguzinsky Range, 8 kilometers from the shore of Lake Baikal in Froliha Natural Reserve.
 
 
 
 
FROLIHA GLACIAL LAKE
It takes about 2 hours of walking along a natural trail to get there. The difficulty of the rout is medium.
 
 
 
 
FROLIHA WATERFALL
Further we shall raft down Lake Frolikha, accompanied by the staff of the Reserve. On the way we will enjoy the views of the purest ancient lake. After rafting across Floliha we will visit a crystal waterfall, the stream of which falls from a height of 20 meters. Finally, we will return to the boat and sail back to our Baikal Glamping "Don't Panic My Captain".
 
 
 
 
OPTIONAL
DAY 6, Friday
 
 
 
 
BAIKAL FISHING
On the 6th day of the trip, you can choose from 3 activities. If you are a fishing lover, we will take you to the mouth of the Kurkula River, where you can catch a fat grayling! Then let's cook it on an open fire. On the way back to the Baikal glamping "Don't panic my captain", we shall visit the Kotelnikovsky Hot Springs to relax after fishing.
YARKI WHITE SANDS
If you want to continue your acquaintance with the Lake, but are tired of long walks, we can take you to the Yarki islands famous for white sands and warm water to have a great time on the beach with sun loungers, snacks and seagulls.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GALA DINNER & EVENKI DANCES
If you wish, you can spend a day of rest in the Baikal glamping "Don't panic, my captain". In the evening we will serve a sumptuous national dinner, accompanied by a show by a local Evenki dance group.
BAIKAL FISHING
On the 6th day of the trip, you can choose from 3 activities. If you are a fishing lover, we will take you to the mouth of the Kurkula River, where you can catch a fat grayling! Then let's cook it on an open fire. On the way back to the Baikal glamping "Don't panic my captain", we shall visit the Kotelnikovsky Hot Springs to relax after fishing.
 
 
 
 
YARKI WHITE SANDS
If you want to continue your acquaintance with the Lake, but are tired of long walks, we can take you to the Yarki islands famous for white sands and warm water to have a great time on the beach with sun loungers, snacks and seagulls.
 
 
 
 
GALA DINNER & EVENKI DANCES
If you wish, you can spend a day of rest in the Baikal glamping "Don't panic, my captain". In the evening we will serve a sumptuous national dinner, accompanied by a show by a local Evenki dance group.
 
 
 
 
DAY 7, Saturday
GOODBYE
Today we say goodbye to Baikal and after a hearty breakfast we go to the airport. The Lake gave us pleasant memories of a beautiful wild land full of wonders. We wish you new interesting adventures! Thanks for choosing us! And come again!
 
 
 
 

PRICE

for 7 days all inclusive tour per 1 person in Rubles
96.000 ₽
4 travelers in a group
120.000 ₽
2 travelers in a group
144.000 ₽
1 traveler
SERVICES INCLUDED INTO THE PRICE
No hidden fees
Transfer
Baikal boat tours
Horse rides
Accompaning & support 24/7
Tickets to the national parks & hot springs
Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner for 7 days
Accomodation for 7 nights
Toiletries & beddings
Fisheries rentals
Cooking classes and ethics shows
SERVICES NOT INCLUDED
Air & rail way tickets
Medical insurance
Alkohol drinks
Souvenirs
HOW TO GET THERE
2 planes (fast)

Fly to Irkutsk (IKT). There are many regular flights from Moscow and other big cities to get there. The average cost of a return ticket in economy class is about 20,000 rubles. The duration of the flight Moscow - Irkutsk is about 5 hours. Have a great day or two in this historic Siberian city.






Take a regular flight from Irkutsk (IKT) to Nizhneangarsk (НЖГ) operated by Angara airlines . A round-trip ticket costs about 15,000 rubles. The duration of the flight is 1.5 hours.




We will meet you at the Nizhneangarsk airport upon arrival.

Plane + train (interesting)
Fly to Krasnoyarsk (KJA). There are many regular flights from Moscow and other big cities. The average cost of an economy class round-trip ticket from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk is about 18,000 rubles. The duration of the flight Moscow - Krasnoyarsk is about 4.5 hours. Stay there for a couple of days. Visit the famous landmark "Stolby" - picturesque rocks scattered across the territory of the Krasnoyarsk National Park.

Catch a train from Krasnoyarsk to Severobaykalsk. A round-trip ticket costs about 6,000 rubles. The tickets can be bought online on the Russian Railways website. The duration of the train journey is 28 hours. The trains are modern and comfortable. On your way you will watch great taiga views.

We will meet you at the Severobaikalsk railway station upon arrival.
THINGS TO TAKE
Cloth

Thermal underwear, synthetic T-shirts, winter tracking jacket, fleece jacket, hat, gloves, pants, trekking (or sports) socks, clean clothes, trekking boots, dark glasses, swimsuit.

Documents
Passport, money for small thins & souvenirs, phone, medical insurance.
Medications
Sunblock, repellents, painkillers, personal medications.
Personal hygiene
Toothbrush, toothpaste.

ABOUT US

We are Dasha and Valentin. A Russian couple, married, with three children.


We spent 20 years of our lifes here, in Siberia. We know everything about this beautiful and wild land. We love it with all our hearts.


For the next 20 years we have been working and traveling all over the world. We saw many beautiful places, met amaizing people, got acquainted with the ways of different nations. We believe that travelling should be fun, active, and private.


Today, based on our life experience, we decided to launch our private Baikal glamping called "Don't Panic, My Captain!"


We invite you to share our passion for travelling.

Set sail with us!

ABOUT US

We are Dasha and Valentin. A Russian couple, married, with three children.


We spent 20 years of our lifes here, in Siberia. We know everything about this beautiful and wild land. We love it with all our hearts.


For the next 20 years we have been working and traveling all over the world. We saw many beautiful places, met amaizing people, got acquainted with the ways of different nations. We believe that travelling should be fun, active, and private.


Today, based on our life experience, we decided to launch our private Baikal glamping called "Don't Panic, My Captain!"


We invite you to share our passion for travelling.

Set sail with us!

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
How many glamping tents have you got?
We have 2 double glamping tents with private bathrooms, terraces and firewood bath tubs. Extra beds are available upon request.
Can I go alone?
Yes, but the price of the trip will be 20% higher due to single accomodation in a double glamping tent.
Can I book your beautiful glamping tent without additional services?
Yes. If you don't like long walks and dream of having a great time watching sunsets from your own wood-fired bath, enjoying delicious local cuisine or strolling through the picturesque surroundings on your own - contact us! The glamping tents in Baikalskoye village can be booked with no travelling program upon request. The price is 18.000 ₽ per night. 3 nigts minimum. Meals are included.
Are there any hidden fees?
No. You pay for an all inclusive tour. You just need to get to Nizhneangarsk airport or Severobaikalsk railway station. Be sure to bring appropriate clothing and personal items. We'll take care of the rest.
Is this trip suitable for children?
We welcome kids from 10 years old and older. The trip is not suitable for children under 10 years old for safety reasons.
Are there nightclubs, discos, cafes and restaurants around the glamping "Don't panic, my captain"?
No. There are only 4 shops in Baikalskoye village, where you can by simple daily products. They accept bank cards. There are no ATMs in the village.
What shall we eat?

Menu meals are included into the trip price. We will take care of breakfast, lunch and dinner during all days of your travel. If you have any dietary preferences, please let us know.

Is it cold there?
We have a very good climate in Northern Baikal region. In summer there are mild temperatures about 15-25 C in the daytime, and around 10 C at night. In the evenings it gets chilly, thus we recomment you taking a winter jacket to keep you warm.
Can I swim in Baikal?
Yes. But, do not forget that the temperature of the water is good for seals, not for humans. If you wish we can bring you to Yarki islands. There are shallow white sandy beaches there and the water is good for swimming.
Does it often rain?
In the Northern Baikal region, the duration of the sunny weather reaches 2524 hours - a record for Russia, including all southern resorts. In a year there are only 37 days without sun.
Won't we get cold in the tent?
No. The tents are equipped with convection heaters with automatic maintenance of a comfortable temperature. We also recommend to take a cotton pigama to sleep well.
Won't we get cold on board the ship?
While sailing on a speedboat across Baikal, even on a hot summer day, it can be very cold. Therefore, we recommend bringing a winter trekking jacket and a hat to keep you warm.
Are there mosquitoes?
You are going to visit Siberia. Yes, there are mosquitoes here, but not on board the ship and not in the tent. Take some repellents to protect yourself while hiking.
Are there bears?
Yes. But we won't see them. They are very cautious and avoid human contact.
Are there Baikal seals?
Yes. And we shall see lot's of them!
How to book my trip?
Complete and submit the booking form. We send you a contract, a detailed itinerary of the trip and payment instructions.
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