No spots are quite the same; each is graced with its own magic. So, be sure to explore some of the other places in this fascinating region. You'll find Brekhovo, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northwest, and Perm 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast.
If you need to escape the elements, you can't beat Sverdlovsk Oblast's art museums, theaters and art galleries. These are good places to learn about the local culture and perhaps find a special souvenir or two. Spend the time to gain a deeper understanding of Sverdlovsk Oblast by understanding its earlier chapters. A good way to begin is by visiting the area's fine old historic mansions.
With life so busy, the ideal vacation is often all about finding good places to relax. When it's time to unwind, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at wildlife watching or bird watching.
Learn a little Russian to impress the locals in Sverdlovsk Oblast. "Xotite potancevat?" is the Russian way to say "Would you like to dance with me?" "Otkuda ty?" ("Where are you from?") is also good to know.
As your sojourn winds to a close, bid Sverdlovsk Oblast a teary "Poka!"