2020, Trip to Baikal
The trip takes place in July, approx. 2 weeks. The costs amount to approx. 2,500€ per person.
Outward journey by airplane, return journey to Moscow by train. In Moscow the participation in the action “Bread and Salt” is planned.
Responsibility for this tour: Bernadette and Andre Giebelhäuser
Contact under: Phone: 03591 / 602020
More information under: www.druschba.fuerunserezukunft.org/
Baikal lies embedded between mountains in south Siberia in Russia. The volume of this lake is the second largest on earth, after the Caspian Sea. And from the perspective of the freshwater volume Baikal is even the largest lake on earth. At least, almost 330 rivers flow into the Baikal. By the way, being the deepest lake on earth, gaining up to 1640m of depth, he contains 20% of the world’s freshwater contingent. According to its extent of about 650km in length and about 78km in width the Baikal belongs to the largest lakes worldwide, and it continues growing approx. 2cm each year. Baikal has the cleanest and clearest water of all lakes of our earth. In fact, it is for sure the only lake that still accomplishes the quality of drinking water. With more than 25 million years of age, the Baikal geologically is the oldest lake in the history of the earth. The Baikal is a lake of the superlatives.