Private Tour of the Ancient town of Novgorod

Tour Number

Activity Level

37178


Categories

Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

1 day tour


The ancient and provincial town of Novgorod is en route from St Petersburg to Moscow and a popular pit-stop. This pretty town is of historic interest; being one of the oldest towns in the country, and once the leading political and cultural centre of Russia, when Moscow was just a small provincial outpost.

Events Calendar 2015
January: Fairy-tale New Year in Vitoslavitsy
Christmas Holidays in Vitoslavitsy
"Scary Evenings" in Vitoslavlitsy
February: Maslenitsa - the Pancake Week
April: Easter
June: International Folk Art and Craft Festival Sadko
July: Etnographic Festival "Petrovky"
August: The Festivals of the Saviour

ONLY FROM OCTOBER 2015 TILL APRIL 2016 35% DISCOUNT FROM FIXED PRICE FOR THIS TOUR!!!

Itinerary

08. 30 Meet your guide and driver (in the hotel) by the ship.
10. 30 - Kremlin, Cathedral of St Sophia, Church of Our Saviour-at-Ilino
13. 00 - 14. 00 Lunch
14. 30 - 16. 00 Yurev Monastery
16. 30 - 18. 00 Open-air Museum of Wooden Architecture "Vitoslavlitsy"
20. 30 Return to the Hotel (ship)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: by the ship (hotel)

End location: Return back to the ship (hotel)

Duration: 11 hours

Transportation

during the tour we will use either a mini van or sedan car depending on the size of your group.

What’s Included

Other: guide services as per program
driver services as per program
mini van or sedan car
blanket visas (visa-free service)
ponchos in case of rainy weather

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 rubles - 1500 rubles (it's about 15-23$) for lunch but in all restaurants you can pay with credit or debit cards

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch
Souvenirs
Entrance fee

Private tour guide Elena

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