In the depths of the Siberian ores... – Day 2: Folk Arts and Crafts

Today you will be able to wear a rock-brace and make a pot, shoot an archery and make a folk doll; learn about irrigated icons and shashmur; see rock paintings and learn about the customs of ancient tribes that lived in the Bronze and Iron Ages.
In the depths of the Siberian ores...
Travel distance by car: 291 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Kurgan, Tyumen, Yalutorovsk, Bol'shoye Chausovo, Isetskoye, Voronovka

Trip duration: 2 days

Maria Gorobets

Vorobyovy Gory Hotel

Breakfast at the hotel. Also note that you will have lunch about 15 hours.

House-Museum of Decembrist V.K. Kukhelbeker

Keep getting to know the Decembrists. Waiting for you is the Kühelbeker V.K. House-Museum, the place where Decembrist Kühelbeker and his family lived from 1845 to 1846. Now the house has been restored and has exactly the same look and layout as in 1845. The museum is open daily except Sunday and Monday from 10 to 18.

Музей Авиации

History Museums

Kurgan Aviation Museum, which displays aircraft and helicopters, both military and civilian. You can even climb into some planes! The collection includes a total of 15 airplanes and helicopters located in the open air: Mi-2, MiG-19P, MiG-17, MiG-23UB, MiG-21PF, Su-7B, Su-17UM3, Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, Yak-52; An-2, IL-14T, Yak-40, An-24B. The museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 to 17 hours, Monday is a day off.

Gazpromneft filling station #309

There's a gas station coming up. If you are tired, make a comfortable stop - come for a coffee!

Iset People's Museum of Local Lore. A.L. Yemelyanov Iset National Museum of Local History

Here you will learn more about the people of this region (do you know who are Sargats, Velvets, Baitovs and Alakults?), look at the rock drawings and understand the customs of ancient tribes that lived in the area in ancient times. The museum works from Monday to Saturday from 9 to 17 hours, on Sunday it is not open.

Dumpling LLC Petelinskoe

Lunch in the dumpling room. Please note that the dumpling room is open until 16:00, closed on Sundays.

Ялуторовский острог


Yalutorovsk is one of the historical cities in Russia, the history of which dates back to 1659. There is a reconstructed piece of archeological excavation in the stockaded town. Here you can also enjoy peasant life: feel its traditions and take part in its fun. In the handicrafts workshops you can make a folk doll, make a pot or weave something. And if you like active recreation, archery and dragging the rocking arm are waiting for you. Yalutorovskiy ostrog works from Tuesday to Sunday from 10 to 6 pm, on Monday it is not working. For all activities it is necessary to leave an application in advance on [site](



Dinner at the restaurant-museum "Chum". It has a very atmospheric interior, live bard music in the evenings and serves Siberian cuisine.