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 HOTEL AYAN, 164, str. Babushkin, Ulan-Ude city
  Bus stop "Pryamaya", the bus numbers 19, 28, 32, 40, 70, 71, 92, 132, 137
  Our telephones: +7 (3012) 415-222, +7 (3012) 41-51-41

Visas, Tours

«Discover Buryatia», Collection of tours»

1450 rub

«Discover Buryatia», Collection of tours»

Knowing culture and household of people of Buryatia, meeting Baikal Lake.

 You will visit Ulan-Ude city, Atsagat village, ethno-complex “Stepnoy Kochevnik” (“Steppe Nomad”), Tarbagatai village (“Visiting Old Believers”), and Posolsk village at the Lake Baikal shore.

Visiting time: all year round

Duration: 6 days


                                                                           The program 
Day 1 (except Monday and Tuesday)     
   Going to the capital of Buryatia city tour with professional guide. The tour will start at the city foundation place and will show ancient buildings, wooden architecture, merchant houses, The Saint Odigitria Cathedral and modern contractures of the city.
   After lunch on their own with the guide recommendation you will go to the excursion to the Ethnographical museum. The museum shows the history of Zabaikalskii region. In the huge territory there are archeological, Buryat, Evenk, Old-Believers’, Cosaks and Urban complexes.   Also there is a small zoo with local animals and birds. 
Return to Ulan-Ude to the hotel.

Meal is not included. 

Price for one tourist for 1 day, rub:

 Number of tourists

       10

  8

  6

4

 Price

      1450

 1750

 2250

 2500 


Day 2     
   All the excursions of this day devoted to the Buddhist traditions which local people thoroughly keep. We will start from the excursion to the Khangalov’s Buryatia History Museum. Professional guide will tell the history of Buddhism. The collection of the Museum shows old Buddist Art (ХVIII-beginning of XX centuries), sculptures, paintings, appliqué and others.
   Departure to  Ivolginskii Datsan (35 km, 40 minutes), which is the center of Russian Buddhism. Visiting “Sogcnen Dugan”, “Sahuusan Sume”, “Maani Dugan”, “Zhuud Dugan” and others.
  Additionally: worship to Khambo Lama Etigelov, visiting Lama astrologist, Lama Tibetologist, on the way back visiting place “Chingiskhan Headquarter”, the powerful place with panoramic view for Selenga valley.
Return to Ulan-Ude to the hotel

Meal is not included. 
Price for one tourist for 2 day, rub: 

Number of tourists

10

 8

6

4

Price

  1700  

2000

  2500

  2700 


Day 3 
    Travelling to Baikal to Posolsk village (the distance is about 160 km, travel time 2,5 hours). Near the lake Spaso–Preobrazhenskii Posolsk Men Monastery rises.  Posolsk monastery is a unique historical monument with unique Siberian churches architecture.  You will see sandy shore of Baikal, narrow spit that separates the lake in shallow bay rich in fish with warm water and Baikal itself with cold pure water. All the tourists seek to capture the high bank beautiful panorama of the great lake, fantastic flying over Lake Baikal athletes on the kite board, evening returning with of Baikal fishermen with catch.
   Evening return to Ulan-Ude, in the city center or to the hotel  

Meal is not included. 
Price for one tourist for 3 day, rub:

 Number of tourists

  10

 8

6

4

 Price 

 1900

 2350 

3050 

3100 


Day 4
   The day is devoted to the most popular tour to Tarbagatai village, “Visiting Old-Believers” (40 km, 1 hour). Stop at the Omuliovka Mountain and enjoy the view of the River Selenga valley. Visiting local museum with unique ethnographical documents and exhibits of Old-believers and local people.Visiting the Old-believers Church. Introducing Tarbagatai village, where the Old-believers live for 250 years. Their colorful log houses with painted casing give special flavor to the unique village. Visiting the Old-believers courtyard. For lunch, you will try the Old - believer’s dishes.
  Demonstrating a unique polyphonic songs, which entered as a masterpiece of oral and intangible heritage of humanity and is included in the first list of Unesco in Paris in 2001. Guests are always attracted by bright sundresses, Lyons scarves and amber beads, which are more than 300 years. Tourists take part in the ritual of dressing in a bride and a groom.
Return to Ulan-Ude to the hotel

Meal included: lunch
Price for one tourist for 4 day, rub:

 Number of tourists

10

8

6

4

 Price

 2850 

3100 

3550 

3900 


Day 5
   One of the most interesting and fun excursions - "Steppe Nomad. Atsagat "in  Atsagat (50 km, 1 hour). Arrival to Atsagat datsan ( the only datsan in Buryatia, where 7 Khambo lamas came out of). A local guide will take you through the ritual circle - "Goro", which is a mandatory rite of honoring local traditions, will lead to inside of the datsan, where you can take unique photos of 1000 Buddhas who have an exciting story of saving them  till now. Visit to the Museum – House of  Aghvan Dorzhiev, with the only in Eastern Siberia wax figures of the Buddhist hierarchy and a copy of the Atlas of Tibetan medicine, the guide will tell about the fascinating life of the famous Buddhist scholar, philosopher and diplomat Aghvan Dorzhiev.

   After lunch in the cafe moving to tourist complex "Steppe Nomad", where guests are greeted by the locals in traditional costumes with ancient ritual "Ugtamzha" (Meeting)  with melodious song and words of welcome, an honorary guest is awarded  with "Hadak" - a symbol of the hospitality of the Buryat people and white food , a symbol of prosperity and purity of thought. Ethno program acquaints visitors with the traditions and customs of the Buryat people. Visit the ancient Buryat yurt, where you will see how the Buryats lived in ancient times. Guests are carried out in a wooden house, will show a master class on the national game of "Shagai naadan",  make photos in their national costumes, green tea will be served with rustic cakes. Guests will visit Galaxy yurt and  know  old stories about the heavenly bodies. . Informative program will be finished by a traditional  merry round dance “Yokhor”. In winter, there is an additional opportunity dashing ride with a snow slide, ride a horse-drawn sleigh / wagon, learn Buryat archery, communicate with unforgettable camels. 

Return to Ulan-Ude to the hotel. Free time. Dinner on their own. 

Additionally by previous order:  funny traditional ritual “Wonderful Courtship”, dog sledding (in winter) 

Meal included: Lunch
Price for one tourist for 5 day, rub: 
 Number of tourists        10     8    6    4
 Price, rub  2500   2750   3150   3500

   TOTAL PRICE FOR ONE TOURIST FOR 5 DAYS, RUB: 

Number of tourists

 10

8

6

4

Price

 10400

 11950

 14500

 15700 


  Price includes: transfers and transportation cost, meal included in the programme, excursions and English speaking guide, entrance tickets. 
 
 YOU CAN TAKE PART IN ANY DAY TOUR OF THE PROGRAMME IN YOUR CHOICE !!

Price does not include: accommodation in the hotel, medical insurance, additional services. 
Additionally paid for a person in your choice accommodation in Ulan-Ude for 1 night in Twin standart room, with breakfast, rub:

 HOTEL
        Winter season, price    Summer season, price  
 Ayan Hotel, 2*            850            1150
 Reston            2250            2250
 Buryatia, 3*            1600            2000
 Geser, 3*            2150            2400
 Baikal Plaza, 4*            2250            2750
 Мergen Bator, 5*            3100            
          3500

Baikal stories

1600 rub

                                                            Baikal stories
   In the tour, you will meet powerful Baikal Lake, listen to wonderful legends about Baikal and visit ancient Goryachinsk resort. Our guests have the chance to know Baikal in one day tour “Baikal Stories”.
Place of visit: Lake Baikal, Turka village, Gorychinsk village (distance about 170 km)
Time of visit: All year round
Duration: 8 hours

                                                                     Programme
Group gathering in the Hotel Hall. Departure to Turka village in the morning. On the way stop in Pykhta in the sacred place “Oboo”, arrival to Baturino village, visiting Sretenskii Women Monastery (optional, additional payment, previous reservation).
Arrival to Turka village. Visiting Special recreational area “Baikalskaya Gavan”. Walking on the embankment and boat pier. Rising to the lighthouse (optional, additional payment). The guide will tell interesting legends about Baikal.
Lunch in the road café in Turka village by their own.
Visiting natural monument Turtle rock. Legend about the brave turtle. Walking on the Baikal shore. Making photos.
Departure to Goryachinsk village. Visiting the hot spring in Goryachinsk resort.
Departure to Ulan-Ude to the hotel.

 Number of tourists   


10

 

 7

 

 4

 3

   2

1

Price, rub


 1600

  2200

  2900

  3900

  5600

  11400    


Price includes:
• transportation;
• guide service.
Price does not include:
• entrance ticket to Sretenskii Women monastery, visiting the lighthouse;
• lunch in the road cafe.

Tour “Steppe Nomad, Atsagat”

900 rub

   If you want to know national character of Buryats, formed during many centuries you should visit traditional Buryat village Atsagat. Funny rituals, melodic songs, exciting national games and dances, tasting national dishes, master classes, archery, riding horse, meeting camel wait you in the ethnic complex “Steppe Nomad”.
Place of visiting: Atsagat village, 50 km far from Ulan-Ude city
Time of visit: all year round
Duration: 5 hours
Comment: the tour is made for group of tourists, guests of Buryatia and individual tourists.
 
                                                              Tour programme
In any time you will start the tour to Atsagat .
Guests meet guide near the entrance to Atsagat Datsan. Excursion in the Datsan with Guide, private meeting with Lama, knowing Buddhist traditions.
Lunch in the café of “Steppe Nomad” (national dishes). Moving to the “Steppe Nomad” complex.
The guests are met with traditional “Ugtamzha” ritual with Khadak, a symbol of buryat hospitality and with white food, a symbol of wealth and clean mind. The guests listen to the melodic song and inviting words.
Excursion in the tourist complex: visiting Galactic yurt, knowing buryat legends about universe and stars. Knowing the buryat traditions and household in ancient yurt and the buryat house of 19th century. Making photos in the Buryat national costume. Master class at playing traditional “Shagai” (al’chiki) game and traditional dance named “Yokhor”. Rest time at the nature. You have the chance to raise to the Loving Hill and enjoy Atsagat valley view.
https://youtu.be/R02y2AoNxGc
Departure to Ulan-Ude.
Price for a person in RUB depend on the number of tourists

Number of tourists   

11-18    

 7-10

 6

    4-5

     3

 2

1

Price

1000

1100

  1200

  1400

   1700

  2100

  3300    


The price includes:
• Transportation cost Ulan-Ude – Atsagat – Ulan-Ude
• Excursion to Atsagat Datsan and Agvan Dorzhiev’s Museum
• Guide service for the excursion
• Meeting ritual with Khadak and white food
• Visiting Galactic yurt
• Visiting traditional buryat house, knowing traditions and household of buryats
• Master class at “Shagai” game
• Master class at Yokhor dance
• Lunch – traditional buryat dishes

The price does not include:
   Guide from Ulan-Ude, personal tourists expenses, optional ritual “Great Courtship”, personal astrological prognosis made by Lama in Atsagat Datsan

Optional services   

  Master class “Archery”, 1 hour

  200 RUB/ person,   minimum 1000 RUB for a   group

  Riding horse carriage/sleigh,  1 circle

  400 RUB

  Funny ritual “Wonderful Courtship”

  5000 RUB for a group

  Master class at making traditional buryat 

dish BUUZI

  70 RUB for a piece, minimal 500 RUB from group   

  Master class at making Buryat green tea with cakes, 1 hour

  1300 RUB/ a group of 20 persons

  Master class at wool  knitting with hook, 1 hour 

   1000 RUB/a group of 10 persons

  Master class at making sour cream, summer time, 1 hour

  2000 RUB/ a group of 10 persons



Visas to Russia

1000 rub

   How to receive Russian tourist visa

   For receiving Russian tourist visa for 30 days, you need an invitation from the tourist company, which has the reference number.
   The price for making an invitation for a single tourist visa is 1 000 RUB.
   
  The tourist invitation will be ready in a day.
Invitation to Russia includes two separate documents:
  Standard tourist confirmation and Tourist voucher.
Torist confirmation contains the following information:
• Name of the tourist (in Latin language like in passport);
• Date of birth
• Sex
• Citizenship/nationality
• Passport number
• Date of arrival/departure
• Visa type and invitation type
• Visa multiplicity (single, double-entry)
• Purpose of visit
• Rout of visit - cities of visiting
• Information about the host: index and reference number
• Number of invitation
• Tour operator makes stamp and signature of a responsible person

   Tourist voucher
Standard tourist voucher contains the following information: full name, sex, date of birth, passport number, date of arrival/departure, reference number and official name of the tour operator in Russia, full tour prepayment remark, official stamp of the company and a signature of a responsible person.


   For tourists who are planning to visit Russia

1. Before applying for visa, it is necessary to find out in Russian consulate if you need the original invitation or a copy/fax copy is enough. Inform the host about it. Receiving visa in Russian consulate is another step after receiving an invitation from our company. For applying for visa you need the following documents:
• Passport (valid before 6 months of your departure from Russia), some consulates ask for the passport copy
• 3-4 same size photos
• Envelope with your home address (to send you the passport and visa)
• Pay the visa fee
• Fill in the questionnaire
    Addition:
• People of some countries need to receive insurance.
• If you are not a citizen of the country where you apply for visa, they can ask some additional payment.
   Every consulate can make changes and additions to these requirements without previous notification.
  We strongly recommend you to find out the requirements of the consulate where you are going to apply.
   Please don’t forget that most of the consulates work 3 days a week. For making visa in the Russian consulate, you need 2-4 days.
2. Arrival to Russia
   For entering Russia you need to have valid visa in your passport. When you cross the border immigration office will stamp you visa with the date of crossing the border. All the foreigners entering Russia should receive the immigration card.
   Immigration card is a small registration form divided into 2 pieces with the following information: name, date of birth, passport number, citizenship and time of staying in Russia. Both parts should be filled in. The first should be given when you enter the country, the 2nd should be returned when you go out from the country.
3. Visa registration
   According to the Law of Russian Federation, the foreigner should register his visa within 72 Hours (3 days) after crossing the Russian border.
   The Immigration office of the place of your staying in Russia is responsible for foreigners’ registration.
  If a foreigner is not registered appropriately, he will be fined.
  Then the foreigner will be in the black list and will never receive Russian visa again.

DON’T FORGET TO MAKE REGISTRATION WITHIN 3 DAYS AFTER YOUR COMING TO ANY RISSIAN CITY !
   If you travel with tourist visa the hotel where you are staying will make registration for you.
   All the rules about visa registration, entering the country and going out are regulated by the Federal Law about the procedure of entrance and going out from the Russian Federation Governmental resolution “About Immigration Card”.

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