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Odessa Food Tour

Odessa Food Tour

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Get adventurous. Eat local. Explore more. You'll literally eat your way through Odessa's historic quarter on this tour. You'll enjoy a variety of Odessa’s traditional appetizers, Ukrainian dumplings (aka Pirogi) and delicious local desserts while exploring Odessa’s history and culture. All tastings are done seated in local restaurants each with a different flavor. To walk off some calories we'll do sightseeing in between the tastings. Odessa offers a unique cuisine – a mix of Greek, Bulgarian, Jewish, French, Russian and Ukrainian. During this tour you will enjoy a variety of food specialties that has secured Odessa’s reputation as being one of the greatest culinary and cultural centers of Ukraine and the former USSR. You will explore 
 the history, culture and lifestyle that make Odessa so unique and set it apart from other Ukrainian cities. We are happy to do this tour for 1 person. If group size matters for you, please contact us prior to coming to the tour regards the group size.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.16
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$58.16

Odessa's Private Catacombs Tour

Odessa's Private Catacombs Tour

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Odessa is home to the longest network of catacombs in the world, but to explore them properly you really need a guide. On this private catacombs tour, your local guide will tell you the history of the underground tunnels and prevent you from getting lost in the approximately 1500 miles of tunnels! A fun outing for travelers with a range of interests.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$130.00
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$130.00
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Private Tour of Jewish Community in Odessa

Private Tour of Jewish Community in Odessa

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Go beyond the average walking tour and take an immersive look at Jewish history and culture in Odessa on a private tour. The comprehensive three-hour tour begins with convenient hotel pickup and continues with private transportation.  You set the pace as your guide leads you through the Jewish cemetery, Holocaust Memorial, and more. You’ll also hear insider stories about historical events and the Jews of present day Odessa.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Cossack ethnic tour

Cossack ethnic tour

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Tour to the ethnic village house "House in the reeds", which is situated 80 km away from Odessa, in the village Maryanivka. You will find there beautyful view of the Ukrainian nature, picturesque coast of Tiligul river and hospitable owners Valentin and Alena. They will meet you in national Ukrainian clothes and give you lot of historical impressions. Here you will immerse yourself in cossacs culture and traditions, ethnic clothes and interesting master-classes.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$105.00
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$105.00
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"Why Odessa is awesome" private walking tour

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This tour is the perfect introduction for Odessa with historical and cultural information. How did the city of Odessa get started? Where did this special mentality its inhabitants have come from? There's a story about all the things around and I know all of them. This tour will help you understand why Odessa is so special, colorful and multicultural city. As your guide I'll show you what is worthy to see. I know all the best spots and great views :) The tour is private, so you are welcome to choose when to start. After booking you'll receive a message from me.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$26.47
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$26.47
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Private Walking Tour of Odessa Catacombs with Hotel Pick up

Private Walking Tour of Odessa Catacombs with Hotel Pick up

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The Museum of Catacombs on Moldavanka district is considered one of the best in Odessa (one of the world’s unique attractions). The route is absolutely safe. We accept tourists from 2-3 years. The tour is conducted by speleologists. Each hall is stylized to its own theme. At the end of the tour the guests a sweet surprise awaits. In helmets and with flashlights, you will go to the dungeon, going down to the depth of an 8-storey building. You will see an anti-nuclear bunker, underground lakes, bones of ancient animals and other finds of cavers. You will hear stories about the foundation of quarries, the slave trade, smugglers, as well as the partisan movement during the Second World War.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.57
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$102.57
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Odessa Jewish Heritage Tour

Odessa Jewish Heritage Tour

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This Jewish Odessa tour tells the story of Odessa's Jewry since the city's founding till modern times. The “Star in Exile” for an Eastern European Jew in the 19th century. The center of the Haskalah and Zionism. In hundred years Odessa became the third largest Jewish city in the world. The tour takes you to the temples – the Great Choral Synagogue and Shomrei Shabbos Synagogue. We follow in the footsteps of Odessa’s Zionists, including Meir Dizengoff and Ze'ev Jabotinsky. We see the location of Odessa’s Palestine Committee. We explore some of the darkest sides of Odessa’s Jewish history – pogroms and Holocaust. But more importantly, we not just visit the sights, our guides skillfully tell the story of the Jewish Odessa, covering spiritual, religious and business aspects. Aah, and if you’ve read the famous Edmund de Waal’s bestseller “The Hare with Amber Eyes” and keen on walking in the footsteps of the Ephrussis, then you should definitely take this tour!
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.77
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$130.77
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Pub Walk Tour in Odessa

Pub Walk Tour in Odessa

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Fun story of beer making and drinking in Odessa. A stroll around off-the-beaten path areas of the historical quarter. Local beer at three pubs each with a different flavor. An interesting conversation about things local. This is what our Pubs Walk is about. The great thing about this walk is that you spend about twenty minutes getting to know a neighborhood and then we go in one of its pubs with “history”. Here you can enjoy a drink, absorb the ambience and discuss what you have heard so far with your guide. We'll talk about history and local lifestyle, drinking traditions and eating habits and whatever else has caught your attention. Once you have finished your drink, your guide will bring you back on route before stopping off at another hostelry for a break and more discussion. So, looking for a walking tour with a difference? Consider the Pubs Walk and discover a whole knew side to this fascinating city.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$26.16
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$26.16
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Odessa sightseeing city tour

Odessa sightseeing city tour

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Avoid the crowds and hassle of group tours and enjoy a more intimate experience of Odessa with this private tour. See the main Odessa attractions including the Philharmonic Theater, Moldovanka district, French Boulevard, and more. Depending on time, you can also visit Odessa's 'Dead Sea,' the salt lake Kuyalnik.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.00
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$70.00
per group
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Odessa's Hidden Story: the Catacombs

Odessa's Hidden Story: the Catacombs

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A walk through the largest system of the underground tunnels in Europe. The most comprehensive tour of the Odessa Catacombs. From to 200-year old mines and quarries to criminal headquarters to WW2 partisans’ base this is an exciting story of the hidden under the ground Odessa. We'll start the underground journey with a walk through the authentic mines and quarries (aka wild catacombs). We'll explore how the miners created the tunnels about 200 yrs ago and see original artifacts of that period. Odessa's catacombs and the criminals. Discover how the smugglers used the tunnels and hear fun stories of Odessa's criminal world. A walk through the WW2 resistance quarters will take you back in time to Odessa's occupation and show how people lived under the ground. And as we get outside the tunnels, we'll glimpse at the local village and see the route we covered under the ground. Join us on this fascinating journey as we explore the underground city bringing its history to life.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.00
Price varies by group size
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$49.00
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Musical and Cultural Odesa

Musical and Cultural Odesa

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Odessa is a city with a rich musical and cultural history. Let's discover why so many musicians came out from Odessa, what inspires poets and writers, why they returned here for a breath of this unique air. And you will feel why the main words of our anthem are "there is a city that I see in my dreams". You will be guided through the lives of the world-famous musicians who were born and studying in Odesa. You will hear how Odesa inspired them and what they brought to our culture. This tour is all about classical music exactly in Odesa, the local mix of culture and art. You could listen to some piano compositions by Liszt, Chopin or Rachmaninov. The tour route is in-between the Academy of Music, Music College, two Music Schools, Philharmonic, Opera and Ballet House, and modern places for listening to music.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$12.93
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$12.93
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Privoz Market and Moldavanka Tour

Privoz Market and Moldavanka Tour

Experience Odessa as a local Interested in seeing local life? Visit local markets. Or in Odessa, we call them bazars. We'll head to Odessa's most famous market, Privoz. Called the "stomach of Odessa", it boasts endless rows of stalls with home made sausages, feta cheese, fish, fruits and veggies. We'll introduce you to our favorite vendors. We'll try homemade sausage and feta cheese. From the market, we'll go to explore Odessa's famous neighborhood Moldavanka. Once it was Odessa's largest suburb with its own very distinctive character. It was as ethnically diverse as Odessa itself. A Greek lived there next door to a Jew, Bulgarian, Russian, Moldavian, German and Ukrainian. Moldavanka still boats its unique ambiance, cute old courtyards and lots of street cats.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.77
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$45.77
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Private Guided Tour of Odessa Hidden Courtyards

Private Guided Tour of Odessa Hidden Courtyards

Get a glimpse into the daily life and cultural traditions of Odessa on a private, 2.5-hour tour of the city’s courtyards, alleyways and other hidden spaces. Travel in a private vehicle with a local guide, who will share anecdotes about Odessa’s history and legends along the way. Stop at several points off of the typical tourist track to explore scenes of the ‘real’ Odessa on foot for a unique and charming adventure. 
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.41
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$123.41
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Relaxed one day walk in Odessa

Relaxed one day walk in Odessa

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We offer relaxed and friendly styled walk in the city of Odessa, we take you through the iconic places but in a local way, we know many secret and authentic spots. We also give you hot tips and can give you recommendations about places to eat, visit and see during your visit to the city.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.90
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$35.90

Weekend in Odessa (2 days private tour)

Weekend in Odessa (2 days private tour)

Weekend in Odessa means picturesque streets, delicious cuisine, fascinating stories, the bewitching sea, lots of sunlight and the relaxing atmosphere of the resort town. In a word, it’s all you need for a great weekend. . The undeniable advantages of our tour are: • no queues • tasty stop-overs whenever you want • and the opportunity to customize a route completely in accordance with your wishes. . The first tourist group arrived in Odessa in 1867. Those were travellers from the USA. Since then, millions of tourists visit Odessa every year. . You can live here for several months, enjoying the mild sea climate, or you can relax for a couple of weeks, visiting numerous nightclubs and cozy restaurants. But if you have only a few days, if you are going to spend a weekend in Odessa, we offer you a Weekend in Odessa Private Tour. . Get a maximum of impressions from this beautiful city.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$244.11
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$244.11
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Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

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Get this Odessa's iconic sight all to yourself on this exciting tour of the theater's interiors and exteriors. Walk through its halls and sit (all by yourself!) in the main auditorium. Immerse in the enchanting atmosphere of one of the most beautiful theaters in Europe. The Odessa Opera hall competed for the #1 position in acoustics with La Scala. Tchaikovsky, Chaliapin, Caruso, Pavlova are just some of the big names who performed here. We’ll walk up the magnificent staircase to get the top view on the main hall and marvel at the stunning ceiling. We’ll explore magnificent Bel-Etage and main auditorium. You'll hear the fascinating story of the Odessa's National Opera and Ballet theater: its construction, glory, fire and restorations.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.00
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$30.00
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Odessa tour around the city by a local

Odessa tour around the city by a local

Welcome to Odessa. During this amazing 2.5 hour tour you will see all the most popular sights and experience the best parts of the city with a local guide- me! We'll see all of the things you would see on an ordinary tour - they're certainly worthwhile. But I will also show you the special things that make Odessa great. I will show you some hidden places and inner yards that will help you to feel the soul of our city better! As your private tour guide, I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$117.44
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$117.44
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Sightseeing Walking Tour in Odessa

Sightseeing Walking Tour in Odessa

Odessa is Ukraine’s favorite holiday destination. Its culture, romantic beaches, perfect climate calls you to visit this beautiful city. Odessa is known for its 19th century architecture. Do you know that grand staircase; known for its very ceremonious way to enter Odessa from the port was built as a gift of love? Whose masterpiece is Opera and Ballet House of Odessa? Why Deribasivska Street is called Odessa’s beating heart? Parks, gardens, boulevards will lead you through the fairy tale city with lavish Academic style buildings during the day and will invite you to the wildest parties in the Ukrainian Ibiza at night. With charismatic local guide you will visit Odessa Opera House, Derybasivska Street, Potemkin Stairs, Vorontsov Palace, Walk by the harbor and hear incredible secret stories about major seaport on the Black Sea.
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  • 3 hours
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$368.98
per group
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$368.98
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Odessa Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Odessa Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Get to know the city through the eyes of a passionate local. With no set itinerary, you can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet not just the places you see.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$37.02
Price varies by group size
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$37.02
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Jewish Odessa walking tour

Jewish Odessa walking tour

Uncover the story of Odessa's Jewry since the city's founding till the end of the 19th century on this 3-hour Jewish Odessa walking tour. Explore the sights related to the Golden Age of Odessa's Jewry. From the first Jewish settlers to the establishment of the Jewish merchant community to the Haskalah to the first pogroms and the appearance of the Odessa's Palestine committee we tell the exciting story of the Golden Age of Odessa's Jewry. We immerse in the Jewish past through the city landmarks and the Jewish sights. We visit the Great Choral synagogue and the Brodsky temple. A walk through the area of the pogroms lets us uncover one of the darkest periods of Odessa's history. How did Odessa become the cultural center for the Jews? After all, the first Jewish newspapers - in Russian, Yiddish and Hebrew were published here. On top of that, we explore the places described by Jabotinsky in his novel The Five and in the famous The Hare with Amber Eyes. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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$50.00
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Odessa Painting Tour

Odessa Painting Tour

People have always been and still are enchanted by the art of painting. How about architecture and landscapes painting in the beautiful atmosphere of Odessa and enjoy its incredible beauty and unforgettable flavor? Combine your holiday with painting monuments of architecture and Odessa landmarks with professional painters and experienced teachers! We will give you good techniques and methods how to produce your pictures with oils or acrylics. Evaluation of the results after days of painting will of course be a challenging part of the tour. You will like it!
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  • 5 days
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$1,203.17
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$1,203.17

Small-Group Walking Tour of Odessa Highlights

Small-Group Walking Tour of Odessa Highlights

Odessa is the maritime center of Ukraine, located on the Black sea coast. Discover the highlights of the coastal city on this 2.5-hour walking tour, including architectural wonders like the 19th-century Opera House and Vorontsov Palace, the grand Potemkin Steps, and the unique Monument to the 12th Chair.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.69
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$24.69

Odessa Private Walking Tour

Odessa Private Walking Tour

Odessa seems like a classic city from the russian literature masterpieces: some debauchery, a little bit of drama, some aristocratic flair. Built by Catherine the Great and developed mainly by its jewish population, this city is thriving once again. Join our private walking tour and experience first hand the revival of the biggest commercial city port in Ukraine.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$188.97
per group
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$188.97
per group
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Secrets and Splendors of Odessa's Main Sights. Online Walking Tour with a Quiz

Secrets and Splendors of Odessa's Main Sights. Online Walking Tour with a Quiz

Experience Odessa, "the Pearl of the Black Sea" with the virtual Zoom-around walking tour. We'll stroll around historic quarter in real-time and uncover the secrets of Odessa's landmarks with an interactive quiz. From the comfort of your home, you’ll virtually walk up the 192 steps of the legendary Potemkin staircase and marvel at the Odessa’s National Opera and Ballet Theater. A sneak peek into Odessa's courtyards will let you get a feel for the local lifestyle. You’ll engage with a professional tour guide who is an Odessa local. She’ll share with you insights into the city’s life and explain what makes Odessa so special. Whether you are planning a trip to Odessa or simply exploring a new destination this virtual online walking tour is an exciting and informative way to experience our beautiful hometown.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$12.00
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$12.00
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