Horse-riding at Baikal lake for 1 day
Duration: 1 days
"Horse-riding is when the freedom and rhythm of gallop are the essence of the one, it is the feeling of full partnership with the horse as a whole, it is the flight of soul above the earth".For one day horse-riding tour to Baikal lake we can offer a ride to observation point in Listvyanka - Cherskiy rock, with lunch as a picnic in taiga forest. In the fields on the way it is possible to go allure and galloping. Horse riding with a picnic is an excellent choice for a hot summer day, which is so tempting to spend in nature! The experience of horse-riding is not important. An on-site instructor will show the basic moves in the saddle and tell you about the basic rules for horse-riding.
Maximum group size is 7 people.Participants should be no younger than 12 y.o.
Horse riding Krestovaya valley - observation point in Listvyanka
The tour starts in Listvyanka from the horse-riding center.
If you need transfer Irkutsk - Listvyanka - Irkutsk, please, let us know so we will arrange it for you.11.00 - Start of the tour. You'll be offered a special wind-proof gear, gloves and boots.
11.10 - Safety instructions. You will be given instructions on the safety technique of how to horse-ride. After a brief briefing, you will have some training at the nearest meadow to practive the basic elements.
11.30 - Horse-ride to the forest from where your cross-country route starts.
Your route goes along quiet forest paths and blooming fields deep in Krestovaya valley, along streams and rivers that flow straight into Lake Baikal. You should follow your instructor who is the leader of your group and goes first. During all the trip you can talk to instructor and must follow all his instructions. You can have some stops on your way for taking pictures at the most picturesque places.12.30 - Lunch stop in a forest.
With the arrival at the picnic place, the instructor will prepare lunch. Your help will be appreciated or you may just spend time with horses and enjoy lunch break in the forest. The menu can be regular or vegetarian (please, let us know in advance if there are any vegeterians). And at the end of the meal you will be offered tea with local Siberian herbs.16.00 - Return to the base.
Before arrival to the base if you would like to try gallopping or allure your instructor may show you how to do it and you may try it yourself on one of the meadows.
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Tour price includes:
- All fees for visiting national park zones
- Instructor's service
- Rent of horse and horse-riding equipment
Tour price doesn’t include extra services:
- English-speaking guide (extra cost of 5500 RUB per group)
- Transfer Irkutsk - Listvyanka