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How can I buy boat tickets from Irkutsk to Listvyanka?

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I will arrive irkukst train station on May 16 morning.
How about the schedule ? and How can I book it?

asked Apr 25, 2015 in Transport by thanapat (130 points)

1 Answer

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Well, just go to the river port and book them there!

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Irkutsk /
River Terminal

There is also a river terminal where you can take a boat to Olkhon every Monday from July to end August and sometimes on Wednesday in the last week of July and the first week of August. There are also 3 boats daily to Listvyanka from there. The departures to Listvyanka are from Raketa Rechnoy Vokzal terminal Prospekt Marshala Zhukova 98B in Solnechny district – it’s better to arrive there at least an hour before departure. You can buy the tickets directly at the terminal (daily from 10.00 to 18.00) and online on http://bit.ly/vsrpirkutsk (in English). The ferries to Olkhon continue to the Eastern side of Baikal lake, making it a great option to sail through the whole lake for only €100 (which is cheap for such a long trip). If you’re camping you cannot bring cooking gas, so unless you have a burner that uses petrol you’ll have to either get rid of your cooker or travel by car instead.
answered May 14, 2015 by admin (5,930 points)