The symbol of Port Baikal could serve as a lighthouse, located almost on top of a mountain overlooking the village. Once it was light guide ships in the dangerous night raids and cruises, but now it's just a romantic monument of the past era with the stigmata of vandalism and savagery – naive art prints of the later generations of conquistadors. Bypass the village for a day is difficult. Houses are scattered in the gully of the mountains, receding from each other sometimes for several miles. Source: Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP. They, like seasoned soldiers, skillfully using terrain features to hide from prying eyes. After construction in 1956, Irkutsk Hydroelectric Power Station, which caused the rise of the level of the Angara and flooding section from Irkutsk to Port Baikal, the village has become a dead-end siding.
To this day, remained poles, counting down the miles of this non-existent more expensive. Village Port Baikal – 72-km. If you go on rail on the side Kultuk, we are increasingly likely to occur in the way of masonry galleries, tunnels and bridges – the famous monuments of Circum-Baikal. That Krugobaikalka attracts tourists, many of whom prefer to travel along the winding coast on foot, stopping to rest in maloobitaemyh Baikal bays. History of the Port knew some major ups and downs just as significant. If show these amplitudes in the diagram, it will resemble a schedule fluctuations in the Earth's crust zone Angara fault. The locals seem to have developed the habit of shaking, both natural and social.