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Tour around Ural

Ural, also called Russian “Stone Belt”, is famous for its picturesque mountains, gemstones, and metal deposits, and is ready to share with you its historical, natural, mineral, and spiritual treasures

5

days

1 city

6 towns

Bus

tour

Summer

Tour Details

Let's Explore the RussianStone Belt

In the 5-day tour, you will visit Yekaterinburg, the capital of the Ural Region, get acquainted with Ural icon tradition and pilgrimage center. You will stand on the border between Europe and Asia and squirt a few tears for the last Russian Tsar and his family. You will also learn how mining technology is organized and dive into the childhood of the outstanding Composer Peter Tchaikovsky. But these are not all your adventures in the Urals. You can get more details on the itinerary below.

Types of tourism

A lady with binocular sightseeing

Excursion

Oil refinery on the sunset background

industrial

Gilded onion domes with crosses of an orthodox church

Religious

A portrait of an old bearded man, a portrait of famous Russian writer Lev Tolstoy in a golden frame

theme

A lady with binocular sightseeing

Excursion

Oil refinery on the sunset background

industrial

A portrait of an old bearded man, a portrait of famous Russian writer Lev Tolstoy in a golden frame

theme

Gilded onion domes with crosses of an orthodox church

religious

Your Travel Plan
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A marble obelisk with a two-headed eagle on the top on a square in a forest, stairs in front of the obelisk, signs in Cyrillic saying “Europe” and “Asia”

1st day of the itinerary

Yekaterinburg City Tour andRomanov's Sites

Welcome to Yekaterinburg! The first day will include a tour around the main attractions of Yekaterinburg, the Historical City site, and the central square. You will visit the Church of All Saints, built in honour of the last Emperor`s family, who were canonized as saints. The church is located on the site of Ipatiev House, where the Romanovs spent their last days and were executed.

After lunch, you will proceed to another pilgrimage site – Ganina Yama monastery, where the Romanovs were buried. The monastery complex has seven wooden churches, which symbolize seven members of the royal family.

Afterward, you will be transferred to the borderline between Europe and Asia. Later we will come back to Yekaterinburg, have dinner, and spend the night at the hotel.

Photos are provided by © Center for Tourism Development of Sverdlovsk region

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