You will hear about outstanding writers and statesmen associated with the Oryol region. You will understand the role of the “Noble Nest” in the cultural life of imperial Russia and visit the burial place of General Yeromolov. In the merchant quarters you will be transported to the patriarchal Oryol. You will also visit the ancient Holy Dormition monastery and discover the secrets of the Saburovskaya fortress. Individual excursion for 1-3 people Duration 4 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car RUB 5000 per excursion Price for 1-3 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Eagle from all sides For more than four centuries, on the picturesque banks of the Oka and Orlik, there has been a city founded by the decree of Ivan the Terrible. In the program, I have collected all the iconic historical objects, monuments, majestic memorials and monuments, beautiful temples, ancient monasteries and just interesting places that deserve attention. You will appreciate the beauty of our parks and squares, the uniqueness of the squares and streets. Compare the patriarchy of the old merchant districts and the breadth of the modern neighborhoods. You will discover wonderful panoramic views. And also note the variety of bridges over two such dissimilar rivers
Literary glory of the city We will pay special attention to the masters of the artistic word who were born here, studied, created or found inspiration. Just imagine: among the individuals who were related to the Oryol region - writers Turgenev, Andreev, Leskov, Yakushkin, Bunin, Novikov, Marko Vovchok, poets Fet and Apukhtin! Oryol is closely associated with the names of Pushkin and Yesenin. The city has over 40 different monuments, thematic museums and historical sites. One of the special ones is the landscape park "Dvoryanskoe Nest", where we will talk about the center of the city's cultural life in the era of the Russian Empire
Notable personalities in the history of the Eagle In addition to renowned literary men, the city has captured the memory of many historical figures and outstanding researchers. You will see the monuments to Ivan the Terrible, Grand Duke Romanov, Lenin, Dzerzhinsky, Kalinnikov, Polikarpov and Bagramyan. You will visit the burial places of Generals Ermolov and Gurtyev. I will show the memorials to the heroes of the railway workers and the soldiers-internationalists. I will also tell you about the polar explorer Rusanov, the historian Granovsky and other people who brought glory to Russia
Monasteries and fortresses You will learn about the difficult fate of the ancient Holy Dormition Monastery, see more than ten temples and the location of the ancient fortress. And 10 km from the city, you will get acquainted with the Turkish bastion - the Saburovskaya fortress, built at the end of the 18th century according to all the rules of fortification art by Count and Field Marshal Kamensky. Here you will feel the power and inaccessibility of the citadel and learn how many secrets and legends are kept by its ancient walls.
No additional costs are foreseen.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.