Best Things To Do in Irkutsk

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Irkutsk, Russia

Must see places in Irkutsk ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Irkutsk and point of interests to visit.

  1. 130 Kvartal

    #1 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    130 Kvartal

    Tags: Hotel, Bar, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Between uls Sedova & 3. Iyulya

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A successful and beautiful restoration project, 130 Kvartal (Block 130) is full of boutique shops, cafes, bars, hotels and restaurants. Made to look like a traditional Irkutsk/ Siberian street, the pl...Read more

  2. Irkutsk Regional Memorial Decembrists Museum

    #2 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Irkutsk Regional Memorial Decembrists Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Volkonskogo ul., d. 10, Irkutsk 664007, Russia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Decembrist revolt took place in the year 1825 when factions of the military and noble classes rose up against the autocracy of the Russian czar. This resulted in the exile of thousands of the elit...Read more

  3. Irkutsk Academic Drama Theatre

    #3 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Irkutsk Academic Drama Theatre

    Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Concert

    Address: Karla Marksa St., 14, Irkutsk 664003, Russia

    An architecturally stunning building, the Irkutsk Academic Drama Theatre is among the architectural pearls of Irkutsk. Opened on August 30, 1897, it took three years for Irkutsk's craftsmen to build o...Read more

  4. Cathedral Of Epiphany

    #4 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Cathedral Of Epiphany

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Sukhe-Batora St., 1A, Irkutsk 664011, Russia

    It is safe to say that the Cathedral of Epiphany is one of the most beautiful orthodox churches in the world! Beautifully decorated inside out, its colourful and ornate designs do not resemble classic...Read more

  5. Znamensky Monastery

    #5 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Znamensky Monastery

    Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Monastery

    Address: Angarskaya, 14, Irkutsk 664001, Russia

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Znamensky Monastery AKA the Sign Monastery is one of the main monasteries in Siberia that spread Christianity. Dating back to the year 1689, the monastery was built by Vlas Sidorov. It w...Read more

  6. Museum Icebreaker Angara

    #6 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Museum Icebreaker Angara

    Tags: Museum, Photo Gallery, Specialty Museum

    Address: pr. Marshala Zhukova, 36А, Irkutsk, Irkutsk Oblast, Russia, 664057

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A completely unique place to visit, the Ice Breaker Angara Museum is one of Irkutsk's most unusual monuments/museums. The Angara is the only surviving icebreakers ship in Russia. Dating between 1898 a...Read more

  7. Irkutsk Regional Museum Of Local Lore

    #7 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Irkutsk Regional Museum Of Local Lore

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Karla Marksa ul., D. 13, Irkutsk 664000,Russia

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Irkutsk Regional Museum of Local Lore is the oldest museum of Siberia. Founded on the 3rd December 1782, it has on display priceless monuments of historical and cultural heritage. Its unique ...Read more

  8. Cathedral Of The Kazan Icon Of Mother Of God

    #8 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Cathedral Of The Kazan Icon Of Mother Of God

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Barrikad St, 34, Irkutsk, Russia

    The Kazan church AKA the Cathedral of the Kazan Icon of Mother of God is a beautiful place of worship constructed sometime during the 19th century in false – Byzantium style architecture. It is ...Read more

  9. Holy Cross Cathedral

    #9 of 46 Things To Do in Irkutsk
    Holy Cross Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Sedova St., 1, Irkutsk 664003, Russia

    A beautiful cathedral situated in the heart of Irkutsk. The Holy Cross Cathedral was founded in the mid-18th century and it is believed that the structure and stunning architecture of the cathedral to...Read more

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  • Tour to Circum-Baikal Railway
    Tour to Circum-Baikal Railway New on TripHobo

    Duration: 10 Hrs

    Circum-Baikal Railway is a unique monument of the engineering minds of late XIX century. Used to be the the most expensive pa...

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  • Save 7% 2.5-Hour Irkutsk City Walking Tour
    2.5-Hour Irkutsk City Walking Tour New on TripHobo

    Duration: 2 Hrs 30 Mins

    Learn about the history of the city of Irkutsk, events in the life of its residents and see its unique architecture, wooden a...

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