Colorful places and active rest in the Urals – Day 2: Active adventures in the Urals

The second day of the trip will begin with a visit to a picturesque garden in Yekaterinburg. Then you will go for snowmobile riding, after that you will visit ethnopark, where you will learn a lot of new and interesting things about Mansi, and at the end of the trip you will spend time at the ski resort.
Colorful places and active rest in the Urals
Travel distance by car: 226 km.Travel distance on foot: 3 km.Visiting: Verkhniy Tagil, Yekaterinburg, Murzinka, Kirovgrad, Shuvakish, Nizhniy Tagil

Trip duration: 2 days

Eugenia Laputina

Gazpromneft filling station #191

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In the morning, take a walk in the picturesque park in Yekaterinburg. Here you can sit on a bench, walk along the lake, enjoy the silence and local landscapes.


And now you're going to have some real fun and extreme snowmobile fun. Hurry up and sit down and go get some vivid emotions and enjoy the local scenery. There are several routes to choose from. For example, you can drive to the rocks of Damn Town or take a ride on the lake. Snowmobiles should be booked in advance. A full list of itineraries as well as phone numbers for booking are available [at]( Snowmobile rental is open daily from 10 to 20.

Historic and Ethnographic Park Ancestral Land

Visit a very interesting ethno park. Here you will get acquainted with Mansi - descendants of ancient Uralic tribes. You will learn their culture, beliefs, rituals and mysteries, you will see household items, Ural dolmens. Besides, you can feed reindeer on the territory of the park! You can also buy souvenirs for memory here. The park operates from Tuesday to Sunday during winter time from 9-00 to 18-00. Visiting the park is possible only by prior arrangement. Rules for visiting the ethno park and phone numbers for communication are presented [on the site](http://земляпредков.рф/index.html).

Cafe Art Bazaar

Lunch will take place in a cafe. The menu includes salads, pasta, dumplings, meat and fish dishes, pizza, rolls, burgers, desserts. Pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff!

Alpine skiing complex Gora Ezhovaya

At the end of your trip you will actively rest on the ski resort. There are ski slopes of different complexity, snow parks, cafes and restaurants, a sauna. In addition to alpine skiing and snowboarding, you can also take a tube ride here. Today you will enjoy the beauty of local landscapes and just have a good time! The scheme of the complex can be obtained [on site]( On Saturdays the complex works till 21:00, on other days - till 20:00.

Bar Ezh

After the activity we will go for dinner in a cafe located on the territory of the complex. The dishes here are prepared from natural products according to author's recipes. The menu offers a variety of snacks, salads, hot dishes, soups, desserts. Enjoy tasty dishes and warm up with a cup of hot tea!

Nizhny Tagil