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Sverdlovsk Oblast

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Sverdlovsk Oblast is a region in Russia's Urals Region.



  • Yekaterinburg - Russia's 3-4th largest city and the principal destination in the Urals
  • Irbit - major producer of heavy motorcycles and home to the annual "Irbit Bike Show" and motorcross
  • Nevyansk - formerly a closed town, home to the "leaning tower of Nevyansk" and a neoclassical cathedral
  • Nizhny Tagil - a big industrial city that hosts a few major international arms and industrial expos
  • Pervouralsk - site of the monument marking the boundary between Europe and Asia
  • Sysert - small town near Lake Talkov, a favorite place of relaxation for Sverdlovsk locals and the site of the Lake Talkov Monument.

Other destinations

  • Pripyshmenskie Bory National Park


Sverdlovsk Oblast is the population center of the Urals and the most populous oblast in Asian Russia.


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Get around




  • Ural Expeditions & Tours, 23 Posadskaya str. (Ekaterinburg), +7(3343) 356-52-82, [1]. Guided and self-guided outdoors tours in the Sverdlovsk Oblast.



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