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Wild Odesa Catacombs

Wild Odesa Catacombs

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If you’re a non-traditional traveler, you’ll love this tour of the Odessa Catacombs.  Private transportation from your hotel takes you to the outskirts of the city where you and your guide will explore an abandoned underground world. Pass through long corridors and mazes at your own pace, while your guide tells you the history of the catacombs.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$19.00
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$19.00
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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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Akkerman Fortress and Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi Half-Day Trip from Odessa

Akkerman Fortress and Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi Half-Day Trip from Odessa

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Discover centuries of Ukrainian history on a private, 5-hour tour from Odessa to the ancient city of Bilhorod-Dnistrovskyi. Hear about the many rulers and eras that left their mark on this legendary place, from ancient Greeks and Romans to Bulgarians, Goths and Armenians. Get a dose of medieval adventure and romance at the 14th-century Akkerman Fortress, where you can walk along the old defense walls and explore an underground church. Throughout the day, enjoy the personalized attention of a private guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$161.77
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$161.77
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WW2 Odesa weapons park tour

WW2 Odesa weapons park tour

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Odesa is a city-hero. The defence of the city lasted 73 days in 1941. Military equipment, weapons, and soldiers were not enough for this city, but Odessa did not give up. This city managed to defeat the German-Romanian army! During this tour, we will walk along with the historical complex, which includes an exhibition in the open air, representing military equipment from the times of the Great Patriotic War. We will talk about weapons, military strategy and technique of that time, know about military legends, talk about history, see and much more. During this tour, we will do our best to show you historical and bold Odesa, the same Odesa, that fell into despair but could win.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$12.00
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$12.00
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Full-Day Combo Tour from Odessa: Akkerman Fortress and Shabo Wine Center with Tasting

Full-Day Combo Tour from Odessa: Akkerman Fortress and Shabo Wine Center with Tasting

Experience the rich flavors and fascinating history of the Odessa region on this private, full-day adventure. Travel through the southern Ukrainian countryside to the ancient city of Belgorod-Dnistrovskyi, where you can explore the defense walls and towers of Akkerman Fortress. After learning about the dramatic battles and legends of the medieval citadel, relax with a nice glass of wine at the nearby Shabo Wine Culture Center. Tour the vineyards and cellars to learn about traditional winemaking methods and taste unique regional varietals.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$236.43
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$236.43
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Private Tour of Odessa Catacombs

Private Tour of Odessa Catacombs

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Uncover the hidden world of the Odessa Catacombs on this 2.5-hour private tour. Your personal guide will pick you up from your hotel and drive you do Nerubayskoye Village, home to the largest catacombs in the world. Here you will learn about the history of this important site, including its role in World War II, and visit the subterranean Museum of Partisan Glory. After plenty of opportunity to wander around the area, your guide will return you to your hotel at the end of the tour.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.66
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$74.66
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Private Day Trip to Transnistria from Odessa - Back to USSR

Private Day Trip to Transnistria from Odessa - Back to USSR

Travel back in time to the Soviet Union period on a private day trip to Transnistria from Odessa. Explore the main sights of the unrecognized country and see Soviet-style buildings, old-fashioned public transport and monuments to Lenin, Suvorov and Gagarin. With an expert guide, you will visit the cities of Bender and Tiraspol and learn interesting facts from the history and present of the “country that doesn’t exist”.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$186.65
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$186.65
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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
per group
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$70.00
per group
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Highlights of Odessa Sightseeing Tour

Highlights of Odessa Sightseeing Tour

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Experience all that Odessa has to offer in a comprehensive full-day private tour.  After pickup from your hotel, you and your guide will visit the catacombs in Nerubajskoe and the historical highlights of the city.  Then, explore the city center on foot, stopping at famous palaces such as the Vorontsov and Tolstoy palaces. Lastly, take a literary tour of the Odessa and learn about the great writers associated with the city.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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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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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$12.00
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$12.00
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Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

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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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 Combo: Private Sightseeing Tour and Catacombs Visit

Odessa Combo: Private Sightseeing Tour and Catacombs Visit

Enjoy a great opportunity to see all the main Odesa attractions and famous Odea Catacombs on a comprehensive 5-hour combo tour. This tour gives a perfect introduction to the history and present days of Odessa and can be easily customized to meet all your requirements. Discover must-see sights and landmarks of the city, including Odesa Opera Theater, Potemkin Steps, Deribasivska street and much more. Get the best of Odesa on a combo tour with friendly local guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$124.44
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$124.44
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Private City Tour of Odessa

Private City Tour of Odessa

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Discover the highlights and hidden corners of Odessa on a private 3-hour tour. Spare yourself the stress of navigating crowded public transit, and relax in convenient hotel pickup and drop-off. You set the pace of the tour and are free to engage with your guide, every step of the way. Follow your guide to the city’s architectural and historical gems, including the Opera and Ballet Theater and Rishelievska Street.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
per group
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$80.00
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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
per group
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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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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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$372.06
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$372.06
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Odessa Jewish Heritage Private Guided Tour

Odessa Jewish Heritage Private Guided Tour

Learn about Odessa’s rich Jewish heritage on a private, 2.5-hour tour. Once considered the Jewish capital of the Russian Empire, the city is filled with traditions, stories and monuments with ties to this long cultural legacy. Travel in a private vehicle to diverse locations including the old Jewish quarter, the Central Synagogue and Brodsky Synagoge, while a private guide shares tales of the city’s most famous Jewish residents and important moments in the population’s history. It is considered that Jews have appeared in Odessa right from the moment of the foundation of the city. In the beginning of the 20th century Jewish community of Odessa was one of the biggest in the world. Famous Jewish entrepreneurs have made a great contribution to the development of architecture, culture and science of the city. However, there were also tragic pages in Jewish history in Odessa - pogroms and Holocaust, Soviet persecution and forced emigration. Learn all this facts from your expert guide.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.23
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$62.23
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Private Odesa city walking

Private Odesa city walking

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Get an in-depth look at Odessa on this private walking tour. Head out into the city with your guide and explore the highlights of the city by foot. As you walk, learn about Odessa’s history from your guide. Customize your itinerary to suit your interests and travel at a pace that works best for you.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$10.00
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$10.00
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Private Odessa Criminal History Tour

Private Odessa Criminal History Tour

Discover the dark side of beautiful Odessa on a private, 2.5-hour tour of its most sinister quarters. Hear tales of notorious thieves, gangsters and swindlers who once called the city home, and see the former haunts that set the stage for vice during the city’s early days as a booming port town. An entertaining local guide will lead the way and provide a glimpse into the city’s seedy past that many visitors never see.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$124.44
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$124.44
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Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour with an Exclusive Backstage Access

Odessa National Opera and Ballet Theater Tour with an Exclusive Backstage Access

This is an amazing "inside out" tour of the Odessa's iconic sight! Tour the theater's magnificent exterior, marvel at its stunning interior and enjoy an exclusive backstage access. You'll stand in the orchestra pit and walk under the theater's dome, go two levels down under the ground floor and see the original and modern air ventilation and heating systems. You'll walk on the stage and find yourself right on stage behind the main curtain. And finally, you can take a seat (any one you prefer!) and take the ambiance of the stunning main hall in. And of course, we'll share with you a whole bunch of exciting stories and little known facts about Odessa's most famous sight. Join us to get this unique experience!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00
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Private Sightseeing Walking Tour of Odessa with Local Guide

Private Sightseeing Walking Tour of Odessa with Local Guide

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See some of Odessa’s top attractions on a 2.5-hour walking tour with a knowledgeable private guide. Wander along the streets of central Odessa to admire its architecture and visit landmarks like the Odessa Opera House, the monument to Catherine the Great and the Potemkin Steps. As you walk, learn about the city from your guide.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.66
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$74.66
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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

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Wild Odesa Catacombs
"The guide tried to do the best he could for me and suggested alternatives however I could barely move. I really appreciate the concern for me and the attempt to help me out. Right now my back is good and were I in Odessa, I would book the tour again and trust that I would be fine. A very good group to book with me."..."
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Cossack ethnic tour
"The tour was wonderful, first it gave me the opportunity to see some of the countryside with a few small village’s. Then the tour itself was amazing. The lunch was wonderful, and the Cossack village was amazing, but the people there were amazing and so very friendly, I felt like a princess the whole time I was there. I highly recommend this tour, you will not be disappointed"..."
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Private Tour of Odessa Catacombs
"This tour was great. Mistakenly booked one day late and miraculously they accommodated me. So glad that I did not disappoint 10 people. We went to the Odessa catacombs. It was a comfortable air condition ride from the Arkadia district. Our guide was very knowledgeable... recommended !"..."
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Highlights of Odessa Sightseeing Tour
"A local tour with a local insight. The tour guide is very knowledgeable about the city, even the shady side of it. Very informative tour."..."

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