St Nicholas Church


Listvyanka’s small mid-19th-century timber church is dedicated to St Nicholas, who supposedly saved its merchant sponsor from a Baikal shipwreck.

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1. Retro Park

0.11 MILES

This garden near the St Nicholas Church is full of wacky sculpture pieces fashioned from old Soviet-era cars and motorbikes. You can check out a few…

2. Baikal Museum

1.55 MILES

One of only three museums in the world dedicated solely to a lake, this sometimes overly scientific institution examines the science of Baikal from all…

3. Chersky Rock

1.71 MILES

Listvyanka’s best viewpoint, overlooking the source of the Angara, is named after Jan Czerski, a 19th-century Polish gentleman explorer. It is best…

4. Museum of Circum-Baikal Railway

2.55 MILES

Housed inside the nicely restored train station, this new and informative exhibition tells the story of Circumbaikal Railway. Toy-train buffs will be…