Trans-Siberian – Trans-Mongolian Railways

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Tourcode: IHT-965018

11 Days/ 10 Nights

“Trans-Siberian – Trans-Mongolian Railways”
Train Moscow-Irkutsk  –  Train Irkutsk-Ulaanbaatar  

 

Packages prices per person
 
         1 PAX    2 PAX   3-5 PAX   6+ PAX   F/B SUPPL.
   
HOTEL IBIS IRKUTSK CENTER*** SINGLE    €2.300   €1.860   €1.750   €1.650   €105
HOTEL BAYANGOL **** DOUBLE     €1.770   €1.560   €1.450   €105
 
Supplements:
 
Train ticket 1stclass: EUR 440 pp
Train ticket 2nd class Ulaanbaatar-Beijing: EUR 230 pp
Train ticket 1stclass Ulaanbaatar-Beijing: EUR 350 pp
 
 
Prices included:
  • 4 x overnights accommodation at hotels
  • 5 x overnights on the train
  • 5 x breakfast
  • 1 x boxed breakfast
  • 1 x lunch
  • 1 x BBQ lunch
  • 3 x dinner
  • private guide for arrival transfers and city sightseeing tours
  • car/minivan as per the program including arrival/ departure transfers to/ from railway station
  • entrance fees where it is stated
  • train tickets Moscow-Irkutsk-Ulaanbaatar (2ndclass)
*F/B supplement includes: 1 x lunch, 1 x dinner in Irkutsk and 1 x lunch in Ulaanbaatar
 
 
Prices are excl. service and VAT. Prices are valid in the period 01.01-30.12.2019
 
 
 
DAY 1
 
13:50 Departure with train 70 to Irkutsk
 
DAY 1 – 5
 
On the Trans-Siberian Railways from Moscow via Nizhny Novgorod, Perm, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk and Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk
 
DAY 5
 
06:22 Arrival in Irkutsk, transfer to Hotel Ibis Center***, breakfast, 09:00-13:00 city sightseeing tour including Church of the Savior, Epiphany Church, Irkutsk Drama Theater, Wooden Houses, Dekabrist Museum at Prince Volkonsky Mansion (entrance), check-in at hotel, leisure, 19:00 dinner at hotel.
 
DAY 6
 
Breakfast, 09:00-18:00 full day excursion to Lake Baikal, transfer to Listvyanka located 68 km south- east from Irkutsk, visit to Baikal Museum (entrance), chairlift to Chersky Point for a view of Lake Baikal (entrance), tour to Listvyanka with visit to St. Nicolas’ Church and Fish Market, 13.00- 14.00 lunch at Restaurant „Last Century”, visit Baikal seal show in Listvyanka Nerpinarium (entrance), return to Irkutsk, en route visit to Talsty Open Air Museum of Wooden Architecture (entrance), return to Irkutsk.
 
DAY 7
 
Boxed breakfast, 07:00 transfer to railway station, 08:20 departure with train 306 to Ulaanbaatar
 
DAY 8
 
06:50 Arrival in Ulaanbaatar, transfer to Hotel Bayangol****, 07:30 breakfast, 09.00-13.00 city sightseeing tour including Gandantegchilen Monastery (entrance), National Museum (entrance) Winter Palace of Bodg Khan (entrance), check-in, leisure, 19.00 dinner at hotel
 
DAY 9
 
Breakfast, 09.00-17.00 Excursion to Terelj National Park, tour of the park and visit Chingis Khan statue and Aryabal Monastery (entrance), visit to nomad family, en route Mongolian BBQ lunch, return to Ulaanbaatar, 19.00 dinner at hotel
 
DAY 10
 
Breakfast, transfer to the airport, departure
Optional: 07:30 departure with train 24 to Beijing
 
DAY 10-11
 
On the Trans-Mongolian Railways from Ulaanbaatar to Beijing
 
DAY 11
 
14:20 Arrival in Beijing
 
 
 

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Trains
 
Train 70:  is a local train. There are only 2nd class compartments. 1stclass passengers are accommodated in 2ndclass compartment with double occupancy. The train also has a dining car that has a special menu for the passangers. Operates daily.
 
Train 306:  is a local train. There are only 2ndclass compartments. 1stclass passengers are accommodated in 2ndclass compartment with double occupancy. Operates on Monday, Tuesday, Friday. There is a service stop on the boarder between Russia and Mongolia of about 5 hours.
 
Train 24:  One of the most popular Trans-Siberian/ Trans Mongolian trains . This is a privately run train that passes through Ulaanbaatar on its way to Beijing. The train is operated by Russian and Chinese staff. When the train passes from Mongolia into China, the wheels of the train are changed to a smaller gauge – the whole process takes few hours. The train has both 1st and 2nd compartments. It has a car-restaurant. Departing Ulaanbaatar – each Thursday.
 
 
Departure:
Moscow-Ulaanbaatar: on Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday
Moscow-Beijing: on Tuesday
 
 
Optional excursions and dinners
Most of our tours come with an extensive choice of optional excursions and dinners. The optional services can be booked in advance or during the tour.
 
Payments
All package prices are paid in Euros (EUR).
 
Visa
Bring all the important documents if you plan to go more to multiple European countries. Inform yourself well about this. Make sure you have everything ready so that you won’t have any problems later on (for example with your visa or passport) IndoHolland Tours is NOT RESPONSIBLE for arranging these kinds of documents. If you do have problems with your Visa or Passport (or other personal documents), IndoHolland Tours is not responsible and you will have to arrange this by yourself.
 
 

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