Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

Feel the bohemian atmosphere of the most famous Odessa attraction – Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater. Enjoy a fascinating tour, exploring the elegant and luxurious interior on the one of the most beautiful Opera Houses in Europe and listening to intriguing facts and legends. A visit of the Opera and Ballet Theater is an absolute must-do during your stay in Odessa.

About this activity

Duration
Duration :   1 hour
Languages
Languages :   English
Dates
Dates :   Daily
Tour type
Tour type :   Small-group walking tour
Meeting point
Meeting point :   In front of the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater
Starting time
Starting time :   Flexible, from 10am till 3 pm

What to expect

Highlights

  • Marvel at the sumptuous exterior of the main city attraction
  • Get to know the story of the foundation of the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater
  • Visit an opulent auditorium made in Rococo style with an outstanding acoustics
  • Find out what world famous artists have performed on the stage of the Odessa Opera House
  • Dive into the atmosphere of art, walking through the grand halls of the theater

Description

Meet your guide in front of the main entrance of the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater and get acquainted with the history of the legendary city attraction on a 1-hour private tour. You will be impressed with the beauty of this architectural masterpiece, built in 1887 in Vienna Baroque style. Your guide will point out the most interesting elements of the rich decoration More >>>

Meet your guide in front of the main entrance of the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater and get acquainted with the history of the legendary city attraction on a 1-hour private tour. You will be impressed with the beauty of this architectural masterpiece, built in 1887 in Vienna Baroque style. Your guide will point out the most interesting elements of the rich decoration of the theater’s exterior and tell you some curious facts about its construction.

Then you will enter the vestibule of the theater, and admire its elegant and stylish decoration. According to one of the legends, if you stand still and look in the 6m mirror in front of the main entrance for 3 minutes, you won’t grow old for 3 years. Why not try it?

Once you enter the auditorium of Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater, you’ll be struck with its beauty and opulence. The French Rococo interior of the theater is richly decorated with red velvet and gilt stucco that create an unforgettable impression. You will marvel at the fascinating curtain and gorgeous celling with four paintings based on the Shakespeare novels. The highlight of the theater is its divine crystal chandelier.

Odessa Opera House is famous for its unique acoustics that even a whisper from the stage can be heard in all the parts of the auditorium. From its grand opening in 1887 till our days many world famous artists have performed on the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater, including opera singer F. Chaliapin, dancer Isadora Duncan and prima ballerina Anna Pavlova. Moreover, P. Tchaikovsky and S. Rachmaninov conducted their classic performances here.

Without a doubt, a visit of the Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater is an unforgettable experience that one shouldn’t miss.

Inclusions

  • professional guide service

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (optional)

Price

Odessa Opera and Ballet Theater Tour

  • 1 pax – 70 Euro per person
  • 2 pax – 40 Euro per person
  • 3 pax – 35 Euro per person
  • 4 pax – 30 Euro per person
  • 5 pax – 28 Euro per person
  • 6 pax – 26 Euro per person
  • 7 pax – 25 Euro per person
  • 8 pax – 25 Euro per person
  • 9 pax – 25 Euro per person
  • 10 pax – 24 Euro per person

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