The Lake Baikal is one of the most gorgeous lakes in the world, especially in winter. It freezes around the 1st of January and for a period of about five months it’s covered with ice. The beauty of the frozen lake attracts many tourists and during the winter season and you can go on a tour if you’re in Siberia. It’s safe to drive a car over the ice when the thickness is not less than 30 cm.
It’s probably one of the most unique places that you could ever visit. Check out the images to discover the beauty of the frozen Lake Baikal in Russia.
If you’re more adventurous, you can even go underwater.
Baikal is the lake with the clearest water in the world, so when it freezes the ice become turquoise blue.
Check out the video to see what’s like to walk on the ice of Lake Baikal.