Thin strings of Baikal lake – photo tour to Baikal lake in Russia, 31 January – 6 February 2019


Day 6, 5 February

After sunrise session at Baikal ice we return back to hotel, have our breakfast and depart to Irkutsk. The road will take up to 7 hours.
Final dinner in traditional restaurant with tasty Russian dishes.

Price: 3900 USD

Price: please inquire sending mail at or via form below the page

Included in the price:

– All transfers (jeeps, including drivers’ services, gasoline fees etc)
– Lodging in 4* hotels, all meals
– Instructions by professional English-speaking guide

Not included in the price:

– Airfare to and from Irkutsk airport
– Taxi from Hotel to Airport on 17 February
– Visas (if applicable)
– Single supplement (500 USD)


What to bring

– DSLR camera with tripod and remote shutter release, its better to use spikes for your tripod
– A wide angle lens. For example, Nikkor 14-24 or Canon 17-40. Best lens for use in wide-angle scenes or architecture photography
– A middle-zoom lens such as a 24-70 mm
– A telephoto zoom lens, such as a 70-200 mm

– Waterproof and windproof jacket (consider the average temperatures down to -20, but average is -5 C for March)
– Waterproof pants
– Warm down-jacket and thermal pants
– Casual clothes for dinners and lunches and photography workshops
– Knee protection (skateboard equipment, for example)

Tour leaders


Anton Agarkov

This tour is guided by Anton Agarkov. Anton is a travel and landscape photographer based in Moscow. Anton spends more than 200 days a year traveling mostly in Russia and Central Asia focusing on natural reserves and hart to reach locations. For the last five years Anton organises photography expeditions and workshops. In 2014 singlehandedly organised 6 months expedition over Central Asia covering 4 countries and multiple nomadic cultures of this region. Works as a landscape and travel photography tutor. Tamron Ambassador and Marmot pro-rider and photographer in Russia. On egular basis works with companies such as Carl Zeiss, Nikon, Gitzo.