Group: up to 20
Season: All the year round
Tour type: Sightseeing, Nature and wildlife, Folklore tour
Tour price: from 1600 rub per person
The museum Taltsy is accessible by public transportation, but the most convenient and fast way to get there is to book the tour.
The tour is available from both Irkutsk and Listvyanka village.
The Taltsy open-air museum is situated en route between Irkuts and Listvyanka. It preserves the old Pre-Russian architecture. You will learn how people used to live and survive in Siberian wilderness.
The old buildings have been transferred from different parts of Siberia. Some of structures were rescued when the water in the Angara river rose after the building of the hydropower plant.
With a guide, this not only a tour of buildings but Russian history as well.
Description of the Taltsy tour:
1. Transfer either from Irkutsk or Listvyanka to the Taltsy by a private car or minivan.
2. Guided tour of the museum Taltsy.
3. Free time to explore the museum independently.
4. Drop off at your hotel (Irkutsk/Listvyanka).
Price of the Taltsy tour:
2 PAX – 3000 Rub per person
3 PAX – 2200 Rub per person
4 PAX – 1900 Rub per person
5 PAX and more – 1600 Rub per person
The price includes:
1. Hotel pick up/drop off
2. Transfer to the Taltsy museum by car
3. English-speaking guide
The price doesn’t include:
1. Food and drinks
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