How can I book a tour?

To book a tour you need to send an e-mail to to check availability and tour cost for exact season. You will be asked to fill in the Booking form where you should specify dates of travel, group size (children if any), tour you would like to book, accommodation type (double, twin or family rooms), guide (what language), food preferences (if any), shoe size (if planning to rent ice-skates from Baikal-amikan). The booking for winter tours should be confirmed not later than 30 days before the tour starts!

How can I pay for the tour?

To book the tour you will need to make prepayment of 30% of the tour cost to bank account of Baikal-Amikan. You will be issued an invoice once you confirm the tour and agree on all the conditions. Once the payment is received - you will get a notification. The rest of the sum has to be paid not later than 20 days before the tour start by bank transfer or can be paid cash upon arrival before the tour starts.

Do you provide visa support?

We provide a package of documents which allow you to get travel visa to Russia. This type of visa can be issued to maximum 30 days. Your passport needs to be valid for at least 6 months after the visa expires. The package consists of three documents: invitation, confirmation and travel voucher. We will need a copy of your passport for the documents. Once you receive the signed and stamped documents you should take it to your Embassy. If you are travelling with "Baikal-Amikan" we provide this service for free.

Can I have vegeterian or gluten-free meals?

We may provide you vegeterian or gluten-free dishes during out trekking tours, and we usually warn the hotels and guest houses where you will be accommodated about special menues (if needed). Please, let us know in advance (before your departure) about any food preferences you might have.

Can I rent ice-skates?

You may rent ice-skates from Baikal - Amikan. We have different female and male sizes. The rent of ice-skates costs 150 rub per day. Please, ask our tour manager for ice-skates available for your dates in advance!