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A pleasant way to get to the top of the hill

The chairlift is used in winter for skiers and in summer for tourists wanting to get to the top of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canberra, Australia
Good for people with insufficient fitness

When we were there they didn't let us in the dirt road climbing to the top even though we had the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Terneuzen, The Netherlands
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“angara river”(5 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Listvyanka, Russia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Caught the Cableway up and down to a place where it was an easy walk to a view point overlooking Lake Baikal. The view wasn't that spectacular.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chairlift is used in winter for skiers and in summer for tourists wanting to get to the top of the hill. We were told that they slow it down a lot in summer so that you get longer to enjoy the ride. It was...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When we were there they didn't let us in the dirt road climbing to the top even though we had the correct vehicle, so this is the only option if you don't trust your fitness. It is quite safe, both ends are serviced by cablecar...More

Thank GT-martin
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We intended to walk to this attraction from the lake but took a taxi instead. It turned out we were lucky, as the walk uphil was steep and windy. The chair lift was a pleasure to ride on and the view at the top was...More

Thank Ruthwrv
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Quite a long walk up hill to get to cableway, there is parking there though if your driving. Slow cableway, but views at top STUNNING!

Thank 356peterg
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We had a pretty short visit "one day" too see the Baikal, and too see such a great lake such as Baikal does not really make sense from the shoreline, We would like to go even higher but I think this is pretty much as...More

Thank Hakan_12_Johansson
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Even if you do not intend to down-hill skiing, I definitely recommend to take the chair-lift to enjoy the stunning view of the area where Angara river meets frozen Lake Baikal. We were there in February and it was too cold. Yet, we took the...More

1  Thank TubaKoseogluOkcu
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

It's totally worth it and only costs 1000R (about usd15). And will save your knees on the way down. The zip line is 1000m long with a 700m section that accelerates you upto 90km/h. We also took the chairlift up (200R). Was gonna walk it...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The hike up is aroud 30 min and totally worth it! The path is well signaled and the views awesome. The only thing id that to use the ropeway you need to buy the tickets BEFORE hiking up the mountain since it seems that :...More

2  Thank Ana Belén A
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Nice view from the mountaintop, don’t forget to take a ribbon with you ;) i would recommend the cableway.

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Response from Unnikrishnan B | Reviewed this property |
If you can walk in the normal road, you can walk down without any issues, it is not steep. And the scenery around you would make you forget what ever problems you have....have a beautiful walk down....