“Pozas” or Buryatian “buuzas” are a traditional dish that should be tasted by everyone coming to Lake Baikal. And although this dish has already spread far beyond the Baikal region, it is prepared by all proper rules only on the coast of the lake.
The most epic film set in the world.
The History of Baikal railway.
A total of over 440 species of birds are registered in the region, more than 300 of them can be met at Lake Baikal.
Pribaikalsky National Park is a specially protected natural area and also a home to many species listed on the Red Book of Irkutsk Oblast and the Red Book of Russia.
There are many mysterious and frightening legends surrounding the great lake. Here’s one of them.