The private museum of the Baikal minerals opened in Listvjanka.
The 9th US/Russian Space Surveillance Workshop took place in Listvyanka in a Krestovaya
Map of Listvjanka is updated now. This map exists on our site some years. Now you can look the enlarged photos of the objects designated on the map. New printable versions of the map are presented.
On July, 30 to Irkutsk the known rock musician, the TV showman and diver Andrey Makarevich has flied. With concerts and to rest. Earlier he was known as the permanent leader of Machine of Time group, and in 2002 has organized the project The Orchestra of a Creole Tango - has collected musicians from different groups: Machines of Time, Quarter, Paporotnick, Big Bend of Igor Butman and others.
Derevenka has received the award of Baikal Friends competition for achievements in the savings of resources and preservation of cultural traditions of Siberia.
Derevenka has received the award of Afisha-Mir magazine, as one of the best Russian hotels.
On April, 25 in 7 o'clock in the morning on local time Baikal was released from an ice armour. This year opening of ice has taken place extraordinary early - usually the ice disappears in May only.
At the end of March, 2007 our guests from Germany made snowmobile tour on the Baikal ice. The rare success has dropped out: they have met with newborn Baikal nerpa which age did not exceed one month.
On December, 16, 2006 in Listvjanka solemn opening a New Year's small town has taken place. The small town includes the Christmas fur-tree, ice copies of the Cathedral of Vasily Blessed and Spasskaya tower of the Moscow Kremlin, an original ice hill.
The well-known Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho make travel on the Transsiberian railway and was stayed in Listvjanka on May 24-25, 2006. The writer has arrived to Listvjanka on May, 24 and has lodged in a VIP-cottage of "Crestovaja Pad" new hotel. The part of the film crew accompanying the Brazilian, has lodged in our hotel.
Race on ice floes have taken place on April, 1, 2006 in a source of the river Angara. This action has been devoted to Day of the fool and finished the project Baikal Meridian-105, taking place in frameworks of Zimniada-2006 festival. Two teams - Baikal Meridian-105 (the captain - Konstantin Mamadzhanov) and Baikal Penguins (the captain - Alexey Sadovsky) competed.
Ice castle in length 14 and width of 12 meters was built in the middle of Baikal in 16 kilometers from Listvjanka. It is main post of "Zimniada-2006" festival. The construction is a polygon decorated on corners towers with orthodox domes. The ice base is built in a point located on 105-th meridian of globe. The 105-th meridian connects cape Chelyuskin (Taimyr peninsula) and Russian polar station "East" (Antarctica).
A ceremony of consecration of the Baikal water has taken place on January, 19, 2006 in Listvjanka. The ceremony was devoted to an orthodox Epiphany festival. A ceremony of consecration of the Baikal water has taken place on January, 19, 2006 in Listvjanka. The ceremony was devoted to an orthodox Epiphany festival. The ceremony was preceded with preparations. By tradition before a ceremony the ice-hole is prepared and the orthodox cross cut of crystal-clear and transparent Baikal ice is established near to it.
New page Listvjanka interactive map is added to site.
The map presents lot of objects: hotels, recreation centers, transport, landmarks, cafe-bars, shops, etc.
The map is supplied by the menu and help system. Total volume of the data for a map about 400 Kb.