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1-day Must-See Tour with Lunch

  • E-Ticket
  • Day Trip
  • Private Tour
  • Pickup Service
  • Live Guide
  • 7 hr

7-hour tour allows you to see and visit the iconic places of Yekaterinburg, which cannot be missed: - City Dam where the city started as a national treasury of metals, semi-precious stones and folklore characters - Religious places commemorating the last Russian Emperor Nicholas II Romanoff and his family - Hearty lunch in a Russian-style restaurant with the atmosphere of an old smithy - Soviet heritage represented by architecure and monuments - Europe-Asia border marking the transition from one part of the world to another - Modern high-tech skyscrapers and innovative areas showing Russia of the new era

Itinerary Details

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Plotinka

Place where Yekaterinburg started from with the old city dam, ex-factories, machinery, stone lane, time capsule.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Sevastyanov's House

Small "Winter palace" or a "wedding cake" - that is how the citizens call this unusual house securing interesting stories and legends

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Church on the Blood

Impressive orthodox church built in the memory of the last Russian emperor Nicholas II and his family.

Duration: 40 minutes

Pass By: 1905 Square

Main square of Yekaterinburg with a "small Kremlin", monument to Vladimir Lenin and magical ice town (seasonal).

Pass By: Yekaterinburg Arena

Central stadium of the city with an unusual structure, which hosted FIFA 2018

Stop At: The Obelisk on the Border Between Europe and Asia

Monument on the border between Europe and Asia where you can step one foot in Europe and one foot in Asia, tie a ribbon to make a wish and see a huge wall made of champagne bottles

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Ganina Yama Monastery

Big monastery in a picturesque and peaceful forest built on the place where the remains of the Romanoff's family were found

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Melkovskaya Sloboda

Lunch break in authentic Russian-style restaurant Kouznya ("Smithy") where all the interior details were made by local legendary smith Alexander Lysyakov. Lunch set menu includes 3 courses and tea.

Duration: 40 minutes

Pass By: The Church of Ascension

One of the oldest Orthodox churches of Yekaterinburg

Stop At: Kharitonovskiy Garden

Picturesque park with old trees, small lake and alcove rotunda in the middle. Old masters of the garden were old-believers and arranged secret underpasses in the garden.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Rastorguyev-Kharitonov's House

Old classical mansion, "haunted castle", surrounded by a beautiful English-style park as well as by many mysterious legends

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Sovetskoi Armii Square

Picturesque Square with a beautiful fontain, military sculptures and an expressive and fascinating "Black Tulip" Monument commemorating soldiers fallen in two wars - between the USSR and Afghanistan and Russia and Chechnya.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Military-Historical Hall of The Officers' House of The Central Military District

Monument of Soviet neo-classical architecture of 1930-s, surrounded by military machines, such as "Katyusha BM-13" rocket artillery and legendary T-34 tank.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By:

Monument to the Soviet architecture built in constructivist style, which is a hallmark of Yekaterinburg.

Stop At: Yekaterinburg State Academical Opera and Ballet Theatre

"Stone treasure" of Yekaterinburg built in 1912 in baroque style and securing the stories of legendary opera and ballet performers, such as Maya Plisetskaya and Boris Shtokolov

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Monument to Sverdlov

Monument to Yakov Sverdlov, famous Soviet revolutionary man the city was named after within almost 70 years.

Stop At: Monument The Beatles

The first monument in Russia to the legendary band

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: QWERTY Monument

Unique monument to a huge keyboard where you can type your message or a wish

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Dendropark

Picturesque park in the city center with a cosy chapel of Alexander Nevsky and a big fontain

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Chapel of Saint Blessed Grand Prince Alexander Nevsky

Cosy and authentic chapel of the bravest and noblest ancient Russian prince Alexander Nevsky in a picturesque dendrological park

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Yekaterinburg State Circus

Unique and unusual building of the circus with big white turtle-like dome

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: President Center of Boris Eltsin

We finish the tour in city center - near the Yeltsin Center, highly-innovative and picturesque area, where you can continue with visiting the museum by yourself (English subtitles and audio guides are available, open until 10 p.m.). The museum shows the life of people on the eve and after the breakdown of the Soviet Union.

Duration: 10 minutes