The world beneath Baikal
Photogallery # 1
Photogallery # 2
Photogallery # 3
Word of poet
One of the biggest and most ancient lakes of world is situated nearly in the center of Asia in a huge stone bowl set 445 m above sea level. Everyone who has been to its shores is impressed and charmed by the grandeur, size, and unusual might of this Siberian miracle of nature.
Irkutsk is a partner in the World Heritage
About ecological problems
Encyclopedia data about the lake.
Circumbaikal railroad, built in the old Tsarist Russia.
Baikal plants - images of flora
A little bit in German about the lake
books about Lake Baikal from Amaazon.com (a very fast delivery)
Words of the poet Mark Sergeev from Irkutsk
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Folk song "Slavnoe More Svyashcheny Baikal"
Lake Baikal beauty streaming RealVideo
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from space, Regional Observations
Latest images Data From NOAA Satellites
Collecton of the
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