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Za Baikalom

Ulan-Ude, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I did the tour of the Buddhist temples in a half day tour and the following day visited two Old Believers villages with Alisa as guide and Elena as driver. We were very happy with our tours. Alisa is knowledgeable about the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Thank you for offering such a diverse one-day tour to Ivolginskiy Datsan and a village of old believers near Ulan Ude! Tuyana made this tour possible at short notice and opened my eyes for Buddhist traditions and the lives of orthodoxe old believers in modern...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Annika W
Tujana, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Za Baikalom, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Dear Annika, Thank you very much for your feedback, we appreciate your attention and the day you spent with us. We hope your trip along the Trans-Siberian Railway was full of new experiences. Zabaikalom team.

Reviewed March 29, 2019

Darima and Alexey - a very professional Za Baikalom team. Darima - very knowledgeable guide who does not make you feel like she is just another guide but rather someone telling you stories - historical and current - about the places you visit on tours...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RasaOutOfOffice
Reviewed October 16, 2018

We did 2 day tours with the company during our stay in Ulan Ude. On both days we had Tatiana as our guide and Sergei as our driver and they were both excellent. The first day was a half day visit to the Ivolginsky Datsan....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gill12013
Reviewed August 15, 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank OttikaC
Reviewed July 26, 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alex L
Reviewed June 15, 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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank WW_Traveller023
Reviewed March 14, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed February 11, 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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Prem G
Reviewed August 31, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank DanijelaT
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