You will find out when Yaroslavl was the unofficial capital of the country, where the Kremlin was located and why it has not survived to this day. You will understand the peculiarities of local temple architecture and find the sights depicted on the 1,000-ruble note. I will tell you about the main events in the life of the city and the personalities who played an important role in its fate. Individual excursion for 1-6 people Duration 2 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 2 reviews RUB 1800 per excursion Price for 1-6 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Ancient temples You will see the former Spassky Monastery, where the Yaroslavl Museum-Reserve is now located. You will walk along the Kotoroslnaya embankment and see three churches of the 17th century: the Archangel Michael, the Savior on the City and Nikola Rubleny. I will tell you which of them ordered to build the daughter of the Horde Khan and how to decipher their names. I will also show you the majestic Assumption Cathedral, erected only 10 years ago
Past and present of Yaroslavl One of the most beautiful places in Yaroslavl is the Strelka connecting the Volga and Kotorosl. You will admire its panorama and walk along the picturesque Volzhskaya embankment. Also, appreciate the city's important monuments: the Monument to the Victims of the White Guard Revolt and the obelisk in honor of the victory in the Great Patriotic War. I will reveal how the city lived in these difficult times and what part of it was completely destroyed. And the walk will end at the walls of the wonderful temple of Elijah the Prophet.
The excursion is pedestrian and does not involve additional costs.
The excursion starts at the Epiphany Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.