Constructed in 1706 this is the oldest stone-built church in Eastern Siberia and has remnants of the original murals on its facade....
You’ll never walk (or drink) alone at Irkutsk’s most popular theme pub. Enter through a mocked-up red telephone box to find an interior...
With its menu of imaginative salads, filling soups and (almost) healthy mains, this is no ordinary point-and-eat canteen. Swab the decks...
ul Nizhnaya Naberezhnaya · interesting places nearby
Bogoyavlensky Cathedral information
This fairy-tale ensemble of mini onion domes atop restored salmon, white and green towers first appeared on the Irkutsk skyline in 1718, but during the Soviet decades served as a dormitory and a bakery. The interior is a fragrant riot of aureoled Byzantine saints with no surface left plain.