Skirt the shore of UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal for spectacular views

Skirt the shore of UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal for spectacular views

Lake Baikal, Siberia

Spend a day admiring UNESCO-listed Lake Baikal on the fabulous Circumbaikal Old Railway, one of the most complicated and beautiful rail routes in the world. The route hugs the rocky lake shore and passes through 33 tunnels along its length. Aboard the train, travelers can enjoy spectacular views of Lake Baikal.

PUBLISHED: August 22, 2013