Trans Siberian adventure
The Trans Siberian train adventure has captured the imagination of travellers for many decades. This superb itinerary combines the classic train route with stopovers at many of the unique and exciting destinations enroute. Beginning in the Chinese capital Beijing there is ample time to witness the iconic attractions of this great city. Continuing to Ulaan Baatar, take an excursion to Hustai Nature Reserve. The next stage of your train journey takes you to Irkutsk in the heart of Siberia. Lake Baikal is a highlight of this region, and you take time to explore the natural beauty of the surrounds by boat and on foot. Your final destination is Moscow.
Brief itinerary Day 1 Beijing arrival Day 2 Train to Ulaan Baatar Day 3 Ulaan Baatar arrival, excursion to Hustai Natural Reserve Day 4 Transfer to Terelj, Terelj National Park excursion Day 5 Transfer to Ulaan Baatar Day 6 Overnight board train to Irkutsk Day 7 on train Day 8 Irkutsk arrival, Lake Baikal excursion Day 9 Transfer to Irkutsk, city tour Day 10 Irkutsk excursion to Ust Orda Buryat Village, overnight train to Moscow Day 11 -13 on train Day 14 Moscow arrival
HighlightsUlaan Baatar: Sukhbaatar Square, National History Museum, Hustar Natural Reserve, Terelj National park, Gandan Monastery, Winter Palace of Bogd Khan Irkutsk: Lake Baikal, Ust Orda Buryat Village
Duration: 14 daysTour valid: 15/04/2013-14/04/2014Activities level: Moderate Accommodation: Mongolian Ger camp, three or four-star hotels approved by National Tourism Administration.Transport: air-conditional vehicle, Trans Siberian overnight train with soft sleeper class (4 persons in 1 compartment) Meals: 7 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 2 dinners