14 days in Russian Trans-Urals Itinerary

14 days in Russian Trans-Urals Itinerary

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Magnitogorsk
— 2 nights
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Zlatoust
— 5 nights
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Chelyabinsk
— 5 nights
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Magnitogorsk

— 2 nights
Magnitogorsk is an industrial city in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located on the eastern side of the extreme southern extent of the Ural Mountains by the Ural River. Magnitogorsk is known for winter sports, museums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Tyl - Frontu Monument, see the interesting displays at Museum of Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Plant, stroll around Ecological Park, and hit the slopes at Ski center Metallurg-Magnitogorsk.

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Vilnius, Lithuania to Magnitogorsk is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Vilnius to Magnitogorsk, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Magnitogorsk can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Zlatoust.

Things to do in Magnitogorsk

Museums · Parks · Winter Sports · Historic Sites

Zlatoust

— 5 nights
Zlatoust is a city in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located on the Ay River (in the Kama basin), 160km west of Chelyabinsk. Venture out of the city with trips to Satka (Historical Natural Complex Porogi & Sonkina Laguna Entertainment Complex) and Miass (Memorial Grieving Mother, Lake Turgoyak, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Taganai National Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bell Tower With Chapel of St. John Chrysostom, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Simeon, and examine the collection at City Local Lore Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Zlatoust road trip website.

You can drive from Magnitogorsk to Zlatoust in 4 hours. The time zone difference moving from Yekaterinburg Standard Time (YEKT) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chelyabinsk.

Things to do in Zlatoust

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chelyabinsk

— 5 nights

Tank City

The industrial city of Chelyabinsk has a markedly Soviet feel, but is a great destination for exploring mountain life in Russia.
Chelyabinsk is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Museum of Labor and Fighting Glory, pause for some photo ops at Monument of Beggar Man, make a trip to Revolution Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Church.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Chelyabinsk trip builder app.

Drive from Zlatoust to Chelyabinsk in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Zlatoust to Chelyabinsk, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. May in Chelyabinsk sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chelyabinsk

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums