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After a long journey in Russia, Mongolia and China, Za Baikalom proved to be the most professional... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
OttikaC
Excellent Tour of beautiful Russia

I just returned from my trip to Russia in early May. I had the pleasure of stopping in Ulan-Ude and... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Alex L
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

After a long journey in Russia, Mongolia and China, Za Baikalom proved to be the most professional travel agency. Knowledgeable, committed and helpful tour guides with nice personality. Excellent programs and perfect organization. Thank you! I can recommend Za Baikalom everyone with a good heart.

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

I just returned from my trip to Russia in early May. I had the pleasure of stopping in Ulan-Ude and met with Darima and her driver. They met me and took me to Ivgolinsky Datsan and Ulan Ude. The tour and the service they provided...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Our tour was part of an Intrepid Trip so it is not clear of the 'Za Baikalom' company had any part in it, but the experience was similar, so whatever company you do this with, you will have a great time in 'Tarbagatai'. These 'True...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were doing the entire Transiberian route (August, 2017) and decided to stop at Ulan Ude to break the train ride. We booked a tour with Za Baikalom. Elena was our guide. She speaks perfect English, a very nice lady, accommodating, knowledgable and very respectful....More

1  Thank Takbo
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Rada and Lena were both absolutely wonderful! They knew so much information about Buryatia, I was sometimes almost overwhelmed. Our trip had a wonderful mix of the natural scenery, the city (Ulan Ude), as well as the smaller towns. I especially enjoyed the Old Believers...More

Thank Prem G
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We very much enjoyed two excellent tours with them: Old Believers and Baikal lake. Tour guides were very good, friendly and accommodating. They were both very good and fun company for the day. Visit to Old Believers is particularly recommended. Make sure that you have...More

Thank Danijela T
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We went for a 7 hour tour with Elena to Old Believers village which included lunch. This was an exceedingly well organised tour and Elena, the director of the company is well worth booking with. She brought an interpreter and we had a fabulous day...More

Thank vivien b
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We did a half day tour to the old believers village at Tarbagatai as part of our Ulan-Ude itinerary whilst travelling on the Golden Eagle Trans Siberian train, we did not therefore do it through Za Baikalom (although it might have been). However, after reading...More

4  Thank MartinBaxter58
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We were interesting in visiting the Old Believers village and we came across Za Baikalom agency through a review on a travel blog. We sent an email enquiring about availability and Elena replied to us very fast and in a very efficient way. We booked...More

2  Thank Mariana_Nic
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We spent a great time with Za Baikalom. They prepared us tailor made trip. This is very flexible travel agency. Our guide was Elena Myasnikova very kind,polite and helpfull woman. She was serving us the best way she could. We made a big trip starting...More

1  Thank Tomasz K
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