We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shamanka Rock

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Shamanka Rock

Only ten minutes walking from center of Khuzhir. This place looks awesome. Here is a Beach and it’s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
rentacarinmontenegro
via mobile
Mesmerizing View

It was cold but saw a beautiful sunset over the rock. The scenery jaw dropping and no photos can do... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Yap Y
,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Read all 384 reviews
425
All photos (425)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“olkhon island”(8 reviews)
“lake baikal”(6 reviews)
“great view”(5 reviews)
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Western bank of Olkhon island, Khuzhir, Olkhon 666137, Russia
Website
+7 924 550-33-88
Call
Reviews (384)
Filter reviews
56 results
Traveller rating
43
9
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
43
9
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews olkhon island lake baikal great view beautiful place rock shaman sunset tourist world photos hill sky august weather locals swim feelings
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 56 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only ten minutes walking from center of Khuzhir. This place looks awesome. Here is a Beach and it’s nice place for swimming in very cold Baykal.

Thank rentacarinmontenegro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tour drivers usually include this stop and others during the several hours drive to Cape Khoboy. We saw this during a heavy rain and was a lovely stop along the route.

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was cold but saw a beautiful sunset over the rock. The scenery jaw dropping and no photos can do it justice.

Thank Yap Y
Reviewed 31 August 2018

the best location on the island to take a swim at the famous lake baikal! go for it! you won't regret it!

Thank panayiotisb2018
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This is a very magical and spiritual place for the Buryat people and their shaman. It tends to get a bit crowded in August but it is a lovely place to watch the sunset and take in the vastness of Lake Baikal

Thank Julia A
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

It was a cape in Olkhon island, a part named Khuzhir, was very nice and has some magical history abound Shamans, you can also enjoy of sunset in this place.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Quite a magical place. Very calm. Surrounded by grandiose Baikal with turquoise water. Sacred cows licking sweets or salt off the rocks. Bluest ribbons on wooden posts. All adds some magical aspects to this special place. I would strongly reccomend.

Thank IliaNc
Reviewed 8 July 2018

A beautiful view of Baikal from Olkhon island. Very peaceful and contemplative - for walks along the shore, climbing down to pebbled beaches, sitting on the rocks and enjoying the moment. Splendid sunsets.

Thank Rix
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Shamanka rock is the main attraction on Baikal Lake. The largest resort is in this area. All the hotels are nearby. People will take minibus to the Baikal Lake in Winter to see the ice crack. The most peak season for tourist is in January...More

Thank Samuel K
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Even though the weather was little be cold, it was beautiful place .The sunset was absolutely great.

Thank Miriea M
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Baikal View Hotel
103 reviews
3.65 km away
Dva Begemota
4 reviews
37.48 km away
Da-Shi
18 reviews
38.55 km away
Baykalskaya Riviera Hotel
90 reviews
61.81 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
Baikal View Cafe
90 reviews
.03 km away
Olkhon Bistro Francais
36 reviews
.53 km away
Yozhiki-Morozhiki
9 reviews
1.08 km away
Cafe Dalai
30 reviews
.91 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Monument Brodyage
17 reviews
41.77 km away
Hoboy Cape
118 reviews
37.73 km away
The Great Baikal Trail
80 reviews
31.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
rcbg
28 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from 640colonel | Reviewed this property |
Могу порекомендовать пример представителей Китая , просто едете на остров Ольхон ( поселок Хужир ) где то от 1000 до 1500 рублей РФ на микроавтобусе ( расписание и стоимость есть на сайтах ) , покупаете гостиницу ( гостевой... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Ghadir S
20 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from 640colonel | Reviewed this property |
Прошу прощения , компьютер не хочет работать . Если Вы будете вести себя с уважением к местным традициям , то проблем не будет нигде в мире . Можете спокойно отправляться в Россию . Единственный совет не бродите в одиночку... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
Ghadir S
20 July 2015|
Answer
Response from Lidia8089 |
Добрый день! Можете спокойно посетить остров Ольхон, там живут очень гостеприимные люди. Я думаю вы останетесь очень довольны своим путешествием.
0
Votes
Google Translation