Odessa city Tour

Duration:  2.5-3 hours

Cost of the tour in English (group of 1-4 travellers) - $75.

The tour cost includes a tour guide services and the hotel pick-up and drop-off.

This is the most beautiful and the most important Odessa tour. You will find out about the history of Odessa foundation, about its rapid development and about its outstanding people. During the walking tour around the city you will get acquainted with its historical part, with the heart of Odessa. Fascinating stories of our best tour guides will take you back to XVIII-XIX centuries, and you will have an excellent opportunity to walk down the streets, that saw emperors and dukes, earls and admirals. You will enjoy the views of gorgeous architecture, magnificent ancient buildings made by Italian, French and German architects, as well as of modern sculpture masterpieces.

WE will go along the famous Deribasovskaya Street and will find out why it always has “the fine weather”. WE will enjoy one of the most beautiful theatres of Europe- Odessa Theatre of Opera and Ballet, have a walk along the Primorskyi Boulevard, count the steps of Potemkin Stairs, take pictures of ourselves near the Duke de Richelieu Monument and Port of Odessa. We will walk down the Yekaterininskaya square and Tyoschin Bridge. We will see Shakhskii and Vorontsov palaces, look in the City Garden with its sculptures and cosy landscape and visit Sobornaya Square, full of historical mysteries.

And of course, the guide’s narration will be full of interesting legends about Odessa.

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Odessa Courtyards

Duration: 2.5-3 hours

Cost of the tour in English (group of 1-4 travellers) - $75

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Having visited "Odessa Courtyards", you will feel the extraordinary atmosphere of our city. This is an area where the nation of Odessa citizens was born and their worldview was formed.

Your guide will tell you about the architecture and structure of Odessa courtyards, about the difficult but fun life of ordinary Odessa inhabitants, which is depicted in countless jokes and anecdotes. You will also find out about famous people who were born here.

In XIX century there was a fashion for original architecture style of private houses, and, certainly, private yards. The main idea was in diversity of property designs. The houses and yards shouldn’t copy each other. That is why every owner of the household tried to stand out, and the architects racked their heads how to hit a demanding customer.

During the tour, you will visit the courtyards of various "genres": double-exit courtyards, in which the detectives lost Odessa criminals; yards with the elements of Odessa "yard statues". You will visit the graceful and elegant courtyards of our city decorated with fountains and sculpture compositions: the courtyard of the Italian Odessa Philharmonic Society, the courtyard of arts, the courtyard of the literary museum. You can admire the courtyards with wells, which are located in the historic center of the city.

During this tour, you will see for yourself, that it is impossible to find two similar Odessa courtyards.

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Odessa churches and cathedrals

Duration: 2.5-3 hours

Cost of the tour in English (group of 1-4 travellers) - $75

The tour cost includes a tour guide services and the hotel pick-up and drop-off.

Undoubtedly, Odessa is a city of great Orthodox shrines. The miraculous icons shine in the Orthodox churches and monasteries, and the holy relics of saints give the people cure. You will also visit the churches of other religious denominations, which have always been recognized in our city. Since Odessa from the very beginning was international and multi-confessional city. Odessa has got a synagogue and Catholic churches. And the centre of the Muslim culture with a mosque has been built recently. It does not matter which religion you profess, it is more important that you profess spirituality.

During the excursion you will get acquainted with religious past and present of the city.

Our guide will tell you about the Catholic, Orthodox, Jews, Muslim and Lutheran culture and rituals. You will find out about the differences between religions, as well as about historical events which took place at the times of constructing various places of worship in our city.

Odessa has always been the city of various religions and nationalities. But despite the difference in beliefs, religious denominations and mentality, all the Odessans perfectly co-existed and thanks to that Odessa has always gained its unique charm and colour.

During the tour our guides will give you a lot of interesting facts about the appearance, destruction and rebuilding of numerous Odessa churches. They also tell you about the history of Odessa shrines, about the art of modern icon painters and much, much more.

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