Arrival in Ulan-Ude. Transferto the hotel. Breakfast. City tour with a visiting the Center of Eastern Medicine (pulse diagnosis, doctor's recommendations).Excursion to Ivolginskiy Datsan (Buddhist complex) - the center of Buddhism in Russia: tour around the complex, presence at the prayer service. Lunch with traditional buryat cuisine.
Excursion to the village of Russian Old Believers with dinner: a church, a museum, a homestead, folklore, dinner with Old Believers' cuisine. Back to Ulan-Ude.
Breakfast. Early departure to the lake Baikal in the village Turka (160 km): walk along the embankment, lighthouse. Small cruise by boat (1 hour). Lunch with Baikal cuisine. Back to Ulan-Ude. Visiting the open-air Ethnographic museum of TransBaikalian people. Dinner.