8 days in Samara & Ufa Itinerary

8 days in Samara & Ufa Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Volga District trip planner

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Samara
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Ufa
— 3 nights
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Samara

— 3 nights
A city rich in cultural and architectural heritage, Samara sits at the confluence of the Volga and Samara Rivers, its backdrop the wooded Zhiguli Mountains.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kubychev Square, Observation Point and Singing Fountains. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take in a show at Singing Fountains and then make a trip to Kubychev Square. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Observation Point and then get great views at Samara Embankment.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Samara trip planner.

Orenburg to Samara is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Yekaterinburg Standard Time to Samara Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Orenburg in July, plan for little chillier days in Samara, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel to Ufa.

Things to do in Samara

Nightlife · Museums
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Ufa

— 3 nights
Widely considered one of Russia's loveliest cities, Ufa is home to many sites dedicated to the country's nature and history.
Ufa is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Salavat Yulaev Monument, admire the local landmark of Fountain Seven Girls, make a trip to Lala Tulpan, and view the masterpieces at Gostiny Dvor Art Gallery.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Ufa trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Samara to Ufa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Samara Standard Time (SAMT) to Yekaterinburg Standard Time (YEKT) is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Ufa can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Ufa

Museums · Shopping