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10 Things to Do in Yekaterinburg, Russia

Bindu swetha Nov 28, 2019
A vibrant nightlife, plenty of historic places and sites to visit, number of cultural events to attend and of course, lots of mayo to savor; that's what is in store for you in Yekaterinburg!

The Beatles Monument

Beatles fan or not, you will love to get your picture clicked at the iconic Beatles monument that paints the famous band's outline sculpture on a red brick background!

The Church on Blood

A reminder of the tragic episode in the history of the execution of Russia's Tsar and his family and servants, the Church on Blood is a must-visit place for anyone visiting Yekaterinburg.

Keyboard Monument

As unusual as it sounds, Russian artist Anatoly Vyatkin's Keyboard monument is an iconic landmark and is said to be the largest concrete QWERTY keyboard in the world!

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Vysotsky Viewing Platform

One of the best places to enjoy the picturesque skyline of Yekaterinburg, the Vysotsky Viewing Platform is the place to be during sunsets.

Victory Park

Away from the crowds of the city, you can enjoy some quiet time with nature at the Victory park while enjoying some authentic Russian meals at the licensed cafe inside the premises.

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Opera and Ballet Theatre

When in Russia, you simply cannot miss out on watching an opera show! Book your seats at the Yekaterinburg State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre.

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Visotsky Observatory

Located on the 52nd floor of the Visotsky skyscraper, witness amazing 360-degree view of the city. Choose seats at the Panorama A.S.P. and Vertikal to enjoy some stunning views.

Glavny Prospekt Art Gallery

If you are an art enthusiast, then you must stop by the Glavny Prospekt to take a look at some amazing paintings, wooden and bronze sculptures and a collection of over 1000 stone samples!

Sevastyanov’s House

Though you cannot get inside the place (The President of Russia stays here during his visits) but you can surely admire the beauty of the building from the outside. And of course, get your picture clicked!

Yekaterinburg City Hall

Built during the Soviet Union period, the Yekaterinburg City Administration Building is a must visit. A spectacular sight to behold due to its marvelous Russian-Soviet architecture, this five-storied building is situated at the 1905 square, and has an imposing clock tower, statues of workers and red soviet star decorations.