The Circum-Baikal Railway


The presenter of TV channel Igor Maximenko will make a tour of the Circum-Baikal Railway and tell why it's called «Golden Buckle on the Steel Belt of Russia».

The Circum-Baikal Railway is located near one of the most amazing places of Lake Baikal shore. The matter is that this construction contains the greatest number of hand-made engineering objects: 40 tunnels, 16 galleries, 470 viaducts and bridges, almost 300 breast walls!