Your train stops in the afternoon in Yekaterinburg, the capital of the Ural Federal District. The city is known as the place where the Russian tsar Nicholas II and his family were murdered in 1918. Yekaterinburg is situated on the border between the European and Asian continents. You can visit the obelisk that memorializes this fact. Back on board, you enjoy views of the Uralian landscape. Your train is already rolling across the European continent.
Overnight on board (BLD).