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Explore Irkutsk on a Private Walk and Talk Tour

by UVisitRussia
per traveller Price is HK$236
*Pricing based on group of 6 travellers
Duration: {0} Duration: 3h Free cancellation Free cancellation No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

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During the walking tour guide will show you around the area, where 350 years ago the city was founded. You will be introduced to the history of Irkutsk and see its main sights: beautiful churches, historical buildings and monuments.

Meet your guide in the city centre to start your journey around the city's most memorable and important places.

Begin at the historical centre of Irkutsk on the Angara coast. The history of the city began on Kirov Square. Nearby, see the Saviour Church, which is considered the oldest stone building in all of Eastern Siberia. Visit the Epiphany Cathedral, a Roman Catholic church. Explore the Znamensky Monastery and the illustrious collection of icons at the Holy Cross Church. Walk along the high street of the city, Karl Marx Street, to the Angara River. There is the Irkutsk Drama Theatre, the Irkutsk Regional Museum, and many other buildings built in the early 20th century. Proceed to the central embankment of Irkutsk at Angara River, which is a favourite place for walks and mass celebrations. Away from the embankment, visit an interesting historic district, the buildings of which appeared in the early 18th century. Due to a large number of wooden buildings, this area has formed a special historical zone of the city. Explore the heart of the blacksmith and pottery workshops and souvenir shops.

Tour concludes in the city centre. The guide will gladly advise you on a nice place for lunch or will help you get a taxi back to hotel.

During the walking tour guide will show you around the area, where 350 years ago the city was founded. You will be introduced to the history of Irkutsk and see its main sights: beautiful churches, historical buildings and monuments.

Meet your guide in the city centre to start your journey around the city's most memorable and important places.

Begin at the historical centre of Irkutsk on the Angara coast. The history of the city began on Kirov Square. Nearby, see the Saviour Church, which is considered the oldest stone building in all of Eastern Siberia. Visit the Epiphany Cathedral, a Roman Catholic church. Explore the Znamensky Monastery and the illustrious collection of icons at the Holy Cross Church. Walk along the high street of the city, Karl Marx Street, to the Angara River. There is the Irkutsk Drama Theatre, the Irkutsk Regional Museum, and many other buildings built in the early 20th century. Proceed to the central embankment of Irkutsk at Angara River, which is a favourite place for walks and mass celebrations. Away from the embankment, visit an interesting historic district, the buildings of which appeared in the early 18th century. Due to a large number of wooden buildings, this area has formed a special historical zone of the city. Explore the heart of the blacksmith and pottery workshops and souvenir shops.

Tour concludes in the city centre. The guide will gladly advise you on a nice place for lunch or will help you get a taxi back to hotel.

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10:00 AM, Explore Irkutsk on a Private Walk and Talk Tour in English

Duration 3h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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HK$964.91

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11:00 AM, Explore Irkutsk on a Private Walk and Talk Tour in English

Duration 3h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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HK$964.91

Total price is HK$964.91, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

12:00 PM, Explore Irkutsk on a Private Walk and Talk Tour in English

Duration 3h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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HK$964.91

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It only takes 2 minutes

Explore Irkutsk on a Private Walk and Talk Tour

Activity Location

Irkutsk

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • City centre (to be communicated to you after booking)

    Irkutsk


Highlights

  • Immerse yourself in the life and history of Irkutsk

  • Discover legends of underground streets in the city centre

  • Explore the Old Town of Irkutsk and see it from the inside

  • Observe the unique character of the old Siberian city

  • Take a trip to ancient Russia and feel its atmosphere


Inclusions

  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request.


Know Before You Book

  • Departure point and return point: city centre (to be communicated to you after booking)

  • Tour is not suitable for any mobility restricted travellers including slow walkers, or guests who need to sit and rest periodically.