Programme

5 July  Arrival, Irkutsk  SU1440 05.00

Guests to stay at the Hotel Irkutsk (Intourist)

6 July Departure, Severobaikalsk

  • 08.50 Departure on the boat ‘Voskhod’ to Port-Baikal
  • 10.10 Transfer to the boat ‘Comet’ to Severobaiksk
  • 20.10 Arrival Severobaikalsk, transfer to the hotel ‘The Golden Fish’

7 July Palynological Seminar, Field Seminar

  • 09.00 Opening session of the conference, papers
  • 14.00 Lunch
  • 15.00 Departure to the Kichera valley site for sampling
  • 17.00 Return to Severobaikalsk
  • 18.00 Dinner

8 July Field Seminar

  • 09.00 Departure to the village of Kholodnoe
  • 10.30 Tour around Kholodnoe
  • 11.10 Transfer to the former reindeer herding camp at forest sites Kumakanda and Bodiak (approx 20 km from the main road)
  • 14.00 Lunch
  • 17.00 Return to Severobaikalsk
  • 19.00 Banquet

9 July Palynological Seminar, Excursion

  • 10.00 Departure to Dzelinda hot springs
  • 14.00 Lunch
  • 15.00 Concluding Session
  • 19.00 Dinner
  • 21.4 Departure to Irkutsk by train  Train 71 wagon 3

10 July Free Day

For those travelling by train to Irkutsk or to Krasnoairsk this day will be spent on the train.

11.July Irkutsk

  • 06.07 Arrival Irkutsk by Train
  • Airport Hotel Irkutsk
  • 19.00 Dinner

12 July Departure, Moscow

  • 06.30 SU 1441