In 2019, a previously abandoned section of the Odessa catacombs, the entrance to which is located on Gradonachalnitskaya str, was hospitably opened to guests and residents of Odessa by experts and members of the Cultural Heritage public movement. Now you can take a walk, accompanied by trained specialists, the uncharted paths of underground Odessa and listen to the stories and facts, carefully collected by the local historians of Odessa and presented in an interesting way by accredited guides.
Excursion duration – 2 hours.
During the tour:
Individual (1 person) – 500 UAH (about 16 EUR) + 700 UAH (about 22 EUR) for translator services
From 2 to 10 persons – 200 UAH per person (about 6,5 EUR) + 700 UAH (about 22 EUR) per group for translator services
More than 10 persons – by agreement
Excursions to the catacombs of Odessa are held all year round, by prior appointment by the dispatching telephone numbers of the municipal enterprise “Tourist Information Center of the City of Odessa” of the Odessa City Council:
For Russian speaking
or by the dispatch phone numbers of the Tourist hub of the municipal enterprise “Tourist Information Center of the City of Odessa” of the Odessa City Council:
For English speaking
Reminder: you need to take comfortable shoes for hiking and warm clothes on your excursion (during the summer period) – inside the quarries there is a constant temperature of 14 degrees.
HOW TO GET THERE:
1.FROM SOBORNAYA SQR, AFOOT (around 10-15 minutes)
2.FROM RAILWAY STATION , TRAM № 28 (around 30-40 minutes)
GO IN AT THE TRAM STOP “RAILWAY STATION” (ZHELEZNODOROZHNYI VOKZAL – rus, ZALIZNYCHNYI VOKZAL – ukr)
GO OUT AT THE TRAM STOP “GRADONACHALNITSKAYA”
3.FROM TIRASPOL`SKAYA SQR, TRAM № 15 (around 10 – 15 minutes)
GO IN AT THE TRAM STOP “TIRASPOL`SKAYA SQR”
GO OUT AT THE TRAM STOP “STAROPORTOFRANKOVSKAYA”