Holidays to Ekaterinburg

Located on the Iset River, just east of the Ural Mountains, Yekaterinburg is Russian's fourth largest city. Yekaterinburg was founded in 1723 and named after Russian emperor Peter the Great's wife, Yekaterina, who later became Catherine I. The city grew rapidly during World War II as industries and people moved …

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How to get to Ekaterinburg

Here's what you need to know about getting to Ekaterinburg. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Ekaterinburg takes 7 hours, 20 minutes.

When to go to Ekaterinburg

Typical Holiday Price

£485 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Ekaterinburg varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - October is the cheapest month to go to Ekaterinburg.

Where to stay in Ekaterinburg

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Ekaterinburg, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Ekaterinburg

Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerGorodskoy Prud
Gorodskoy Prud
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerChurch on the Blood
Church on the Blood
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerObelisk Europe-Asia Border
Obelisk Europe-Asia Border
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerVaynera Street, Yekaterinburg
Vaynera Street, Yekaterinburg
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerEurope/Asia Border
Europe/Asia Border
andrijbulba | FlickrShartash Lake (Шарташ)
Shartash Lake (Шарташ)
Peggy Lohse | FlickrBoris Yeltsin Presidential Centre
Boris Yeltsin Presidential Centre
Copper Kettle | FlickrYekaterinburg Zoo
Yekaterinburg Zoo

Reviews of Ekaterinburg

Ava Fedorov
Ava FedorovBrooklyn

Industrial city in Siberia. Definitely worth a day of exploring if you're on the Trans Siberian Rail...

Percev Artem
Percev Artem


Maria Protopopova
Maria ProtopopovaPerm

From the 20-storage building...pretty nice!

Виталий Гуськов
Виталий Гуськов

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