Lake Baikal
Listvyanka & Krestovka
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Listvyanka and Krestovka are two villages on the Lake. Listvyanka, on the water, is the main destination for most visitors to the Lake from abroad because it is the nearest lakeside town to Irkutsk. Krestovka is set back from the shore.
Typical of Siberian houses, painted wooden facades make up much of the two small towns:
St. Nicolas church in Krestovka: