Tips for booking a Tula hotel

Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Tula:$58/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$8/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$40 - $100
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$35 - $72
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Where to stay in Tula

About Tula

Known for its crafts and metalworking, Tula is also beloved for its delicious gingerbread cookie recipe. Explore the city’s cultural heritage at engaging military museums, visit an ancient fort and observe exotic species in a family-friendly zoo.

Things to do

Visit Tula Kremlin, a 16th-century stone fortress comprising towers, cathedrals and a 19th-century shopping arcade. Explore its Russian defence architecture, then pick up souvenirs, such as samovars, dolls and artwork.

Explore Tula’s military past at the Tula State Museum of Weapons, where you can browse guns and army memorabilia from the 16th century. Learn all about ancient samovars in the Tula Museum of Samovars. See the variety of artistry and craftsmanship it takes to make the metal vessels and admire pieces dating back to the 18th century.

If you’ve got a sweet tooth, visit the Tula Gingerbread Museum, where you can learn the history of the sweet treat made with honey, jam and condensed milk. Gingerbread has been a delicacy in Tula since the 17th-century and is stamped with unique designs considered an art form.

Traveling with the kids? Visit the Tula Exatorium to see the largest collection of snakes in the world in addition to a two-meter-long striped monitor lizard. Adults can sample the Pryanik Ale at Salden’s Brewery, which is inspired by gingerbread.

Getting around

You can access Tula by taking a 3.5-hour train from Moscow, while Moscow Domodedovo Airport is a two-hour drive away. In town, buses, trolleybuses and taxis are available for getting around.

Tula travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Tula?

    Guest House Aravana (9.1/10 from 389 reviews), History (7.9/10 from 433 reviews), and Hotel Imperia (7.9/10 from 494 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Tula.