Free tour

Discover Novosibirsk, the Third-Largest Russian City.

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English
Guru: Olga
Registered on November 21, 2019

My name is Olga Tkachenko, I work and live in Novosibirsk, Western Siberia, Russia, together with my husband and our three sons. I am a freelance English-Russian and German-Russian tour guide, interpreter, and translator. Me and my team of experienced and dedicated tour guides and interpreters, all of whom are experts in everything in and around Siberia, offer tailor-made tours of Novosibirsk, its surroundings and the nearby cities and towns like Tomsk, Kemerovo, Barnaul, Omsk and Biysk, in English, German, Spanish, Italian and French. At your request tours to Altai Mountains are also possible.

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Tour description

If you are short of time but want to have an idea of Novosibirsk, this tour is what you need.

You will explore the main sights including: the magnificent Main Railway Station, the Ascension Cathedral (1913), the impressive Lenin Square with the grand Opera and Ballet Theatre, St.Nikolas Chapel (the former centre of the Russian Empire), the Alexander Nevsky Cathedral (1899), the busy and authentic Central Market, and a lot more.

All the main sights are easily accessible on foot, but taking a bus/minibus/car is also possible at an extra payment. Multiple museums such as the Siberian Birch Bark, the Nature and History Museum, the Novosibirsk Museum of Fine Arts, the Museum of Nikolas Roerich can be explored on the way.

You will learn how and why the small settlement on the Trans-Siberian grew to the third-largest Russian city within less than a hundred years.

Bookings are required, we look forward to seeing you!

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  • Meeting point:
    Square Theater Krasnyy Prospekt 36 No...
    Square Theater Krasnyy Prospekt 36 Novosibirsk Novosibirskaya oblast Russia 630099
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    In front of the grand Lenin Monument with a sign.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Wieslaw 11 Nov 2021

Very nice and interesting walk
Lisa 09 Mar 2020

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Travelled in group - Mar 2020
The tour with Olga was great :) we had fun walking through the snow and she could answer all my qyestions! I totally recommend doing a walking tour through Novosibirsk with her.
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What should you know?

Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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