The most important
Nizhny Tagil is the heart of the mining region. This is the city where the first domestic locomotive was invented, the legendary T-34 tank was produced. The Museum — the plant here comprises six exposures. They represent the stages of metallurgical production: blast furnace shop, rolling production, open-hearth shop, energy sector, equipment for metal machining and foundry.
In addition, Nizhny Tagil is well known far beyond the region for its painted metal trays. Located in a house belonging to the family of serf artists Khudoyarov, the Museum of the history of tray craft — the only Museum in Russia dedicated to the unique lacquer painting on metal.
On the way from Yekaterinburg to Nizhny Tagil is located Belaya mountain, one of the most beautiful in the middle Urals. You can climb to the top of the lift and see the city of Sverdlovsk region: Nevyansk, Kirovgrad, Upper Tagil and even Yekaterinburg. In winter, it is a popular ski resort.
Price: 9000 RUB per a group (under 3 members)
Type of excursion: bus-walking
The tour is conducted only in Russian