Golden Ring Sergiev Posad Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

391611


Categories

After Dark, Day Trip / Out of Town, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), Italian (basic), English (fluent)

One day tour by car with a private guide


Are you coming to Moscow to enjoy its winter beauty? Do you want to see the main city highlights but also want to go out of the city? Do you want to visit one of the most famous Orthodox center in Russia, the UNESCO World heritage site- Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius?
We'll start the morning with the journey to Sergiev Posad located about 70 km from Moscow. We'll enjoy the beauty of Russian countryside on the way and visit Russian village- Rudonezh, where St Sergius was born. We'll see the beautiful Saint Spring and the Church of Sergey Radonezh. Then we continue our tour to Sergiev Posad and spend some time in Trinity Lavra, visiting the most beautiful Russian Cathedrals. Then we can have a break in the nice Russian restaurant and come back to Moscow.

Itinerary

9. 00 Pick up at your hotel
10. 00 Radonezh village, St Sergius Church and Saint Spring
11. 00 Sergiev Posad, Trinity Lavra tour, monastery food and drink testing
12. 30 Sergiev Posad highligghts tour
13. 00 Local market visit (Russian matryoshka and handycrafts)
13. 30 Lunch in the most famous restaurant in Sergiev Posad
14. 30 Leaving to Moscow
16. 00 Worker and farmer statue, VDNKH
17. 00 Back to the hotel

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel

End location: Your hotel

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

new minivan Volkswagen caravelle, comfortable for 7 pax

What’s Included

Hotel pick up and drop off
My services as your friendly local guide
Transportation by comfortable new minivan Volkswagen caravelle
Free water in the car
Admission to Trinity Lavra and all churches
Kvass and Russian gingerbread testing
Free photo session with professional Nikon camera during the tour
Lesson of basic Russian

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 RUB - Food and drinks

What’s Extra

Souvenirs, any personal expences

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