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Ural - Land Of Wonders

If you are curious to get acquainted with the inimitable rural lifestyle typical of the Ural region then you`re more than welcome on this tour! This tour will allow you to penetrate into the tragic and catastrophic events of 1917-1918 that has lead to complete transformation of Russia`s past and present.

It is the historical sightseeing tour concerning the Romanov dynasty, the tragical death of the last Russian Tzar. You will visit the places of execution and burial of the royal family. First you will visit Church-on-the-Blood built on the very place of Romanov’s assassination. In the museum located right next to the Church you will be able to plunge into the life of Romanov family by watching photos and learning the documents.

This excursion includes the major city attractions including the Border of Europe and Asia. You will have an opportunity to step by one leg in Europe, by another - in Asia.During the tour you will learn why the Ural mountains became the border between the two parts of the world.

Type: Small Group Tours
Duration: 6 days

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Only 86 km separate you from the oldest industrial plant of the Urals and from an unforgettable journey to the glorious past of the metallurgical industry - history of its foundation by Peter the Great and the brilliant rapid development by Demidov dynasty, the most prosperous and famous manufacturers who were real "Tzars" in this Kingdom of Natural Resources. Also you`ll face the monument of their power and vanity - the Leaning Tower that was built to rival the Falling Tower in Piza, Italy. Don`t miss a chance to hear famous legends and penetrate into the mysteries of this renowned tower. (5-6 hours, bilingual guide, driver)


You`ll visit a museum in the open sky that is located in Nizhnyaya Sinyachikha (160km from Ekaterinburg) where one can do nothing but marvel at unique wooden buildings of the XVII-XIX centuries, Transfiguration Cathedral dated 1794-1824 and original folk art. Also you`ll have a wonderful opportunity to come to the Former house of Tchaikovsky and witness the mournful place where most members of Romanov dynasty were murdered. (5-6 hours, bilingual guide, driver)


You will visit the ex-site of Ipatyev House (a place of Romanovs imprisonment and brutal murder) that was turned into Cathedral on the Blood. Then departure and follow the route of the Bolshevik butchers to the thick forest and see monastery of Holy Majestic Martyrs at Ganya`s Pit - a place where Romanovs` bodies were supposedly burnt. Our tour will end at Romanov Memorial that commemorates a mine where remains of Romanov family have been found. (4-5 hours, bilingual guide)


You can go alone or invite your friends to share this special tour with you, because never in your lifetime did you stand on the border of two great continents with one foot in Europe and another in Asia. You can`t skip going to this monument and taking lovely pictures not only of the monument itself, but of the picturesque view of forests and meadows surrounding it. (2 hours, bilingual guide, driver)


Come to see the oldest city of the Ural region - 405 years of intensive administrative, commercial, political and cultural life. Listen to the story of Verkhoturye`s golden age that transformed a small village into "The Gates to Siberia", made it the only outpost of civilization in the wilderness of boundless Siberia and the biggest religious center with more then 40 churches and cathedrals. Breathe in the calmness and conciliation of holy monastery and nunnery, marvel at the Kremlin and the St. Trinity cathedral that was included into the UNESCO World Heritage List. (Tour lasts about 12 hours, tour price includes bilingual guide, two-way transfer, lunch)

Day 6: OPEN


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  • Transfer From and To Airport


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TransHotel, Yekaterinburg
Trans-hotel is ideally located in the very Ekaterinburg city center near the bank of the Iset river seducing you to go for a walk in the moonlight. Also Transhotel is conveniently located close to the many other local attractions including: Historical Center, Ekaterinburg City Hall, Major Shopping C... Show more

* Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.


Russian visa support (Russian visa invitation letter) is included.

Sights included in program

1/7th of the World : Yekaterinburg
Yekaterinburg is a beautiful and well developed city with many fabulous historical buildings in classicism style, with one of the world's biggest collection of constructivist architecture buildings and with several modern high-techs skyscrapers. It is situated in the central part of Russia, on the eastern slopes of the amazing Ural mountains and almost on the border between Europe and Asia. Yekaterinburg was founded in 1723 and named i... Read more
The Church on Blood in Honour of All Saints Resplendent in the Russian Land is a Russian Orthodox church built on the site of the Ipatiev House in Yekaterinburg, where Nicholas II, the last Emperor of Russia, and his family, along with members of the household, were shot by the Bolsheviks during the Russian Civil War. The church commemorates the Romanov sainthood. Read more
Yekaterinburg : Sinyachiha village
Lower Sinyachikha is now known to many. Every weekend tourists come here. Here you can feel yourself in the village of the XIX century, see the ancient buildings, learn about the way of life of our ancestors. About how everything started and the interesting objects of the Lower Sinyachikha look in our material. Read more
Border between Europe and Asia is one of the features of the Ural area. Read more
Yekaterinburg : Verkhoturye
You have a unique opportunity to visit one of the oldest cities on the eastern slope of the Urals (306 km north of Yekaterinburg), which occupies a special place in the history of the region and the country. Read more
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Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

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