Golden Ring

Great Golden ring of Russia

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The Golden Ring is the name for several cities and smaller towns North-East of Moscow. The 'Golden Ring' route is known for the famous old cities and towns along the way, old churches made of white stone, fortifications, fortresses, and beautiful monasteries. All cities and towns are located relatively close to each other, the 'Golden Ring' forms a ring, so from one place you can reach to another and make a circle until you get back to the one you started with.

 
Group Meeting in Moscow. (VDNKH metro station). Departure from Moscow to Vladimir. Arrival in Vladimir. City tour: architecture of the XII century-Golden gate, St. Demetrius Cathedral, assumption Cathedral (visit).Transfer to Bogolyubovo. Visit Bogolyubsky monastery, walk to the Church of the Intercession on the Nerl. Transfer to Suzdal. Accommodation in the hotel "Pushkarskaya Sloboda".
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Excursion around Suzdal: Kremlin, Spaso-evfimiev monastery, Pokrovsky monastery, Museum of wooden architecture. Transfer to Kideksha. Inspection of the Church of St. Boris and Gleb. Return to the hotel.
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Transfer to Ivanovo. Sightseeing tour of the city. Departure to Kostroma. Sightseeing tour in Kostroma: Complex of stalls, a Fire Watchtower. Visiting Ipatiev monastery is one of the main symbols of Kostroma. Visit Epiphany Anastasia monastery. Transfer to Yaroslavl. Sightseeing tour of Yaroslavl: the arrow of the Volga river and Kotorosl, the assumption Cathedral, the Volga embankment, a visit to the Transfiguration monastery and the Church of Elijah the Prophet. Accommodation in the hotel " Ring Premier hotel»
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Transfer to Uglich. Sightseeing tour of the city, visit the Uglich Kremlin, the Church of Dmitry on Spilled blood. Visit the Museum of urban life of the XIX century, visit the Museum of Russian vodka. Accommodation in the hotel " Volga Riviera».
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Transfer to Myshkin. Excursion program in Myshkin. tourist complex "Myshkin house", mill merchant Chistov, inspection of the mill mechanisms - the transformation of grain into flour, the exhibition "Barn mouse", Museum "Russian valenki" with the exhibition "brothers and Sisters boots", ethnographic exhibition "Flax" with the exhibition "Doll-my darling", the house of crafts with a working blacksmith shop and pottery workshop. Transfer to Martynovo Museum under the open sky. A Katskari Museum with lunch from the Russian stove". Interactive program with the introduction of the harmonica player. Transfer to Rostov Veliky. Accommodation in the hotel "Selivanov".
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Excursion to the city of Rostov Veliky. Visit the Rostov Kremlin (territory), transitions on the walls, inspection of the Spaso – Yakovlevsky monastery. Transfer in Borisoglebsk. Excursion to the Borisoglebsky monastery. Transfer to Pereslavl-Zalessky. Sightseeing tour of the city, the ensemble of red square, the territory of St. Nicholas monastery. Accommodation in the hotel "Victoria Plaza".
Breakfast in the hotel restaurant. Transfers in Alexandrov. Visit to the Alexander Kremlin: Trinity Cathedral, assumption Church, intercession Church, Vasilievsky gate. Transfer to Sergiev Posad. Visit to The Trinity Lavra Of St. Sergius. History and architecture of the monastery. Transfer to Moscow.

Price

Number of people* 2 pax   4 pax   6 pax 6 pax 10 pax
TOTAL PACKAGE PRICE IN EUR WITH  3-4* HOTELS  1708 €   1161 € 995 € 862 € 745 €

*We offer discounts for groups more than 10 pax. To enquire about group rates, please contact us.

This four-day tour is available all year long and includes:

  • Accommodation in ½ TWN in the chosen 3* or 4* hotels
  • Breakfasts in the hotels
  • English-speaking guide’s services as per the program
  • Comfortable transportation with A/C
  • Admission fees to all museums according to the program
  • Visa support

Price doesn’t include:

  • Meals and beverages except mentioned
  • Tips
  • Photo and video shooting fee
  • Visa fee