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

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

Lunch
Souvenirs
Entrance fee

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