Great Urals Journey - tour around Ekaterinburg Russia, 1 day
Offer for those who have a limited amount of time, but want to see as much as possible.
Going on a trip or business trip, we prepare in advance and first of all we want to know: sights, cultural places, entertainment, hotels in the area we are coming soon. Prominent sights near the city of Yekaterinburg: the Europe – Asia border, the monastery "Ganina Yama". We suggest you to visit them during the tour "The Great Urals Journey".
Three components of an unforgettable day on the "Great Urals Journey":
- Sightseeing tour around Ekaterinburg, visiting all its major attractions.
- The most "friendly" border of the continent – the border between Europe and Asia. For crossing it no document needed, but emotions - more than enough. Not many people could boast of being standing with one foot in Europe and the other in Asia!
- The third place is tragic, amorous, detective story - the last days of Russian Royal family of the sovereign Nicholay II Romanov in July 1918 in Yekaterinburg. Questions that are unanswered even now. The unique monastery "Ganina Yama" with beautiful wooden temples of modern felling but preserving the spirit of old Rus - 7 churches = 7 members of the family = 7 new Saints.
10-00 tour starts from a point agreed with you in advance. Excursion by car (bus) 5-5,5 hours, with an exit in 4 places: the historic square of Yekaterinburg, the Church on Blood, the border of Europe and Asia, the Monastery "Ganina Yama"
The price is calculated for a group of 1-3 people, car - foreign car sedan. For bigger groups, please contact for a quote, transport for bigger groups – minibus or bus.
The price includes English or Russian speaking guide services. For other languages please contact for a quote.
The price includes: guide service 5-5,5 hours, transportation.
The price does not include donation in the monastery "Ganina Yama" for excursion: group up to 10 people – about 20 USD; fee for joining a group – about 2 USD for an adult and 1 USD for children under 12 years old.
Recommendations: the tour is designed for those who want to see the maximum for a minimum of time. You will need comfortable footwear, for women a headscarf required for visiting the monastery and the Church.