You will immerse yourself in the atmosphere of Novgorod as it was in the post-war decades, before the revolution and in the distant Middle Ages. Explore a quiet and cozy area full of historical sites. Listen to live stories about Yaroslav the Wise and the Novgorod veche, the guslar Sadko, the Sirin bird and the Znamensky cat. And if you want, we will organize a "merchant" tea party. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 2 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot RUB 3300 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
An invitation to the past We are heading to the territory of the Slavny end of Ancient Novgorod. Here, far from the bustle of the city and the noise of traffic, it is pleasant to feel the spirit of almost untouched antiquity. You will visit the complex of Yaroslav's Court and the Ancient Marketplace, learn about Boyana Street and Rogatica, see the site of the first foreign court of Hanseatic merchants - the Gotha Court, as well as the Travel Palace of Catherine II. We will admire the Kremlin from the Alexander Nevsky embankment, and end the journey on Ilyin Street, where the Church of the Savior and the Cathedral of the Sign are located
True and funny stories Is it glorious Glorious and where did Yaroslav the Wise live? What do we say about the Novgorod veche and where the tower of Martha Posadnitsa could have stood. Spring gusels Sadko-guslyara and epic hero Vaska, son of Buslaev. The story about the search for underground passages in Novgorod and what the merchant Smetanin made there in his yard. Where the bird of paradise Sirin and the tale about the Znamensky cat hid in Novgorod. Whatever plots come to life in front of you
If you wish, we will include an atmospheric tea party in the program. Come, let's explore Veliky Novgorod together!
Who is the excursion for?
The excursion will be a good addition to our "golden classic" in the Novgorod Kremlin and is perfect for travelers who want to expand the geography of exploring our wonderful city.
- The route is circular and involves a walk of about 2 km
- Destinations may vary: much depends on the time of year, day, weather, as well as your personal preferences and physical capabilities.
- Additional paid for the museum entrance to the Cathedral of the Sign and tea (optional)
The excursion starts at Palace Street. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.