30 days in Siberian District Itinerary

30 days in Siberian District Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Omsk
— 2 nights
2
Novosibirsk
— 4 nights
3
Barnaul
— 3 nights
4
Kemerovo
— 2 nights
5
Tomsk
— 4 nights
6
Krasnoyarsk
— 4 nights
7
Listvyanka
— 2 nights
8
Ulan-Ude
— 3 nights
9
Irkutsk
— 4 nights

2
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Omsk

Omsk ©
As a cultural center of Siberia, the industrial city of Omsk is home to many theaters, concert halls, libraries, museums, and other enticing attractions.
Omsk is known for nightlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Monument to the Plumber Stepanych, make a trip to Omsk Fortress Historical and Cultural Complex, take in the spiritual surroundings of Assumption Cathedral (Uspenskij sobor), and get lost in a book at Omsk Regional State Scientific Library (Alexander Pushkin).

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Istanbul, Turkey to Omsk is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Turkey Time to Omsk Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Istanbul in May, with highs in Omsk at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Novosibirsk.

Things to do in Omsk

Historic Sites Parks
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Assumption Cathedral (Uspenskij sobor) ©
Assumption Cathedral (Uspenskij sobor)
Omsk Fortress Historical and Cultural Complex ©
Love Statue ©
Love Statue

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Novosibirsk

Novosibirsk ©
Situated in Siberia's southwestern portion, Novosibirsk developed into a major urban center in the last decade of the 19th century, when it became a convenient pit stop for railway travelers making the epic trans-Siberian journey.
Novosibirsk is known for zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Novosibirsk Zoo, see the interesting displays at Novosibirsk Museum of the Railway Technology, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Lenina Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chapel of St. Nicholas.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Novosibirsk trip planner.

You can fly from Omsk to Novosibirsk in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Omsk to Novosibirsk, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Barnaul.

Things to do in Novosibirsk

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Novosibirsk Zoo ©
Novosibirsk Zoo
Glory monument ©
Glory monument

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Barnaul

Barnaul ©
Barnaul is a city and the administrative center of Altai Krai, Russia, located at the confluence of the Barnaulka and Ob Rivers in the West Siberian Plain. Barnaul is known for museums, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: experience rural life at Ostrich Ranch, pause for some serene contemplation at Pokrovskiy Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Time World Museum, and make a trip to T-34 Monument.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Barnaul trip builder site.

You can fly from Novosibirsk to Barnaul in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kemerovo.

Things to do in Barnaul

Museums Historic Sites
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Chapel of St. Alexander Nevskiy ©
Chapel of St. Alexander Nevskiy

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Kemerovo

Kemerovo ©
Kemerovo is an industrial city and the administrative center of Kemerovo Oblast, Russia, located at the confluence of the Iskitim and Tom Rivers, in the major coal mining region of the Kuznetsk Basin. On the 31st (Sun), enjoy some diversion at Reality Quest Exit, examine the collection at Tomskaya Pisanitsa Museum Preserve, thenexamine the collection at Krasnaya Gorka Museum Preserve, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Dead Miners. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Soviet Square, walk around Victory Park, thenstroll around Antoshka Park, and finally make a trip to ust pilot-cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union A. A.Leonova.

Before you visit Kemerovo, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Barnaul to Kemerovo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Barnaul in May, you will find days in Kemerovo are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tomsk.

Things to do in Kemerovo

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Tomskaya Pisanitsa Museum Preserve
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Reality Quest Exit ©
Reality Quest Exit
Tomskaya Pisanitsa Museum Preserve ©
Tomskaya Pisanitsa Museum Preserve
Krasnaya Gorka Museum Preserve ©
Krasnaya Gorka Museum Preserve

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Tomsk

Tomsk ©
Tomsk is a city and the administrative center of Tomsk Oblast in Russia, located on the Tom River. Tomsk is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Monument to Happiness/ Monument Shhas Spoyu..., take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Voskresenskaya Mountain, don't miss a visit to House with a Hipped Roof, and get engrossed in the history at Tomsk History Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Tomsk trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Kemerovo to Tomsk takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Tomsk can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Krasnoyarsk.

Things to do in Tomsk

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Tomsk History Museum ©
Tomsk History Museum
Tomsk State University ©
Tomsk State University

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Krasnoyarsk

Krasnoyarsk ©
Famed for its scenic location, Krasnoyarsk so impressed author Anton Chekhov that he considered it Siberia's most appealing city, describing it as a "picturesque, cultured town." A convenient pit stop for passengers making the trans-Siberian journey, the city serves as the country's major railway junction halfway between Moscow and Vladivostok.
Krasnoyarsk is known for nature, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Stolby National Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paraskeva Pyatnitsa Chapel, let the kids burn off some steam at Tatyshev Island, and explore the activities along Enisey River.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Krasnoyarsk day trip planning website.

You can fly from Tomsk to Krasnoyarsk in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Listvyanka.

Things to do in Krasnoyarsk

Parks Nature Museums
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Stolby National Park ©
Stolby National Park
Paraskeva Pyatnitsa Chapel ©
Paraskeva Pyatnitsa Chapel
Enisey River ©
Enisey River

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Listvyanka

Listvyanka ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get outside with Stone Cherskogo, get great views at Cableway, thenappreciate the history behind Monument to the Soldiers Who Died in World War II, thenexplore the activities along Lake Baikal, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Nerpinary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): examine the collection at Taltsy Museum, thenexamine the collection at Museum Retro Park, thenstroll around Baikal Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Memorable Sign A.V. Vampilov.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Listvyanka trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Krasnoyarsk to Listvyanka in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Krasnoyarsk to Listvyanka. In June, daily temperatures in Listvyanka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Ulan-Ude.

Things to do in Listvyanka

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Taltsy Museum, Lake Baikal
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Lake Baikal ©
Lake Baikal
Baikal Museum ©
Baikal Museum
Taltsy Museum ©
Taltsy Museum

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Ulan-Ude

Ulan-Ude ©
Ulan-Ude is the capital city of the Republic of Buryatia, Russia; it is located about 100km southeast of Lake Baikal on the Uda River at its confluence with the Selenga. Change things up with a short trip to Ivolginsk Datsan (Buddhist Monastery) in Ivolginsk (about 46 minutes away). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Datsan Rinpoche Bagsha, appreciate the history behind Monument to Lenin, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Odigitrievsky Cathedral, and examine the collection at Museum of History of Ulan-Ude.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ulan-Ude trip itinerary site.

Getting from Listvyanka to Ulan-Ude by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Irkutsk.

Things to do in Ulan-Ude

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Ivolginsk Datsan (Buddhist Monastery), Zabaykalye Peoples Ethnography Museum
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Highlights from your plan
Datsan Rinpoche Bagsha ©
Datsan Rinpoche Bagsha
Ivolginsk Datsan (Buddhist Monastery) ©
Ivolginsk Datsan (Buddhist Monastery)
Museum of History of Ulan-Ude ©
Museum of History of Ulan-Ude

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Irkutsk

Irkutsk ©
The most popular stop on the Trans-Siberian railway, Irkutsk gained fame as the cultural center of Decembrist exiles.
Irkutsk is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to 130 Kvartal, shop like a local with Gallery of V. Bronshteyn, take an in-depth tour of Irkutsk Regional Historical and Memorial Museum of Decembrists, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Znamensky Monastery.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Irkutsk online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Ulan-Ude to Irkutsk by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: take a train. In June, daytime highs in Irkutsk are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Irkutsk

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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130 Kvartal ©
130 Kvartal
Monument to the Founders of Irkutsk ©
Monument to the Founders of Irkutsk
Memorial Eternal Flame ©
Memorial Eternal Flame