travelgrove Travel Guides

Yekaterinburg Map, Russia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Yekaterinburg Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Yekaterinburg with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Yekaterinburg useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Yekaterinburg!

Yekaterinburg Sightseeing

Also known as the ‘Capital of Ural’, Yekaterinburg is a city in the Russian Federation and one of the country’s leading industrial, scientific and educational centers. Apart from its communist heritage, its numerous research labs and technical schools, Yekaterinburg has plentiful interesting sights to show, from architectural monuments to cultural institutions. Being closed for foreigners for decades due to the... read more

Yekaterinburg Travel Guide

Koltsovo International Airport, situated at 16 kilometers from Yekaterinburg, is the fifth largest airport in Russia, so naturally there are good connections with numerous destinations in Russia and abroad. Several airlines offer flights to and from Moscow, Saratov, Perm etc, so if any of these is your point of departure you’ll have no trouble getting to Yekaterinburg. The almost legendary Trans-Siberian Railway... read more

Yekaterinburg Nightlife

Russia’s third largest city, Yekaterinburg, is situated at the base of the Ural slopes, 880 miles east from Moscow. Although it is known as an industrial city, it is estimated that Yekaterinburg has about 500 monuments and historical landmarks to show, not to mention the numerous pubs, restaurants, nightclubs and cultural institutions. read more

Yekaterinburg History

The city was to play a dramatic role in the history of the Russian royal family: the last tsar, Nicholas II, together with his family, was slaughtered by the Bolsheviks on 17 July 1918. The place of the execution, Ipatev House, was demolished in 1977 and a cathedral is now being built to commemorate the incident. In 1924, the communist administration changed the name of the city to Sverdlovsk, after Jakob Sverdlov, a... read more

Things about Yekaterinburg you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
There are no up to date travel tips for Yekaterinburg, Russia
Be the first to post one.
Note: You may write a tip about any destination you like. This will help users who eventually plan on traveling there.
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it