Irkutsk Bites & Sites

Tour Highlights

  • Explore one of Irkutsk’s most important streets and see some of the city’s best sights.
  • Listen to personal stories from your local guide about life in Russia and Siberia.
  • Sample traditional Siberian cuisine and the strong local liquor!
  • Discover the historic wooden houses of Irkutsk and learn more about why they’re such an integral part of the city.
  • See the Angara river and learn some interesting facts about the place where the city began.

Irkutsk Food and Drink Tour

A walking tour is a great way to get a sense of what makes Irkutsk such an interesting city to explore. So get ready for a fun day filled with history, architecture, and local food and drink. See some of the most important sights in the city and take breaks to sample some Siberian cuisine and drinks while learning about Irkutsk’s rich history. Everyone knows a good drink makes history better!

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, snack (dumplings), and drink (moonshine)

Exclusions: Additional food and drinks, souvenirs and items of a personal nature, tips and gratuities for your guide

Schedule details

  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Meeting point: Monument to Lenin on Lenin street, located on the crosswalk between Lenin Street and Karl Marx Street. View on Google Maps.
  • Starting time: 6.00 pm
  • Ending point: Kirov Square