In our city, there is still a legend about a woman-hero who walks in a birch land with a quiver. The woman's name is Russia, and in her quiver instead of arrows there is a handicraft Tula! You will walk through the main places of the armory city - from the Kremlin to the Kuznetskaya Sloboda. You will discover the secrets of the printed gingerbread and samovar, find merchant estates of the 19th century and hear the stories of the City of Masters. Individual excursion for 1-5 people Duration 2 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 2 reviews RUB 3600 per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
A ball of Tula stories “And the masters in Tula are so good that everyone comes from Lefty”! On a walk, you will discover Tula merchant, handicraft and armory in all its glory. We will talk about the legendary printed gingerbread: you will find out how the delicacy appeared, for whom they baked Measuring gingerbread, and for whom - Razgonny. Let's figure out who created the first Tula samovar, discuss the history of prominent merchant and arms dynasties. I will tell you how the local gunsmith received the title of nobility from the hands of the tsar, and I will help you "collect a gun" from the names of Tula streets. And you will also learn about the Tula decoration of St. Petersburg and make a wish on Gribnaya Polyanka
See the most important things in the City of Masters In two hours you will visit the key corners of the city. By the walls medieval fortress, which has never submitted to the enemy, I will tell you about the construction of the Kremlin and the peculiarities of its architecture. Then we will walk through the wondrous Kazan embankment and admire the red beacons-lanterns running away along the Upa River. You will see Armory, founded by Peter the Great, and you will be transported to the 19th century, walking among merchant estates on the Tula Arbat. Here we will find the daring Tullyachka, who managed to curb a huge hammer, and rejoice at the reborn Cathedral of the Intercession.
- The excursion for you will be led by me or another guide from our team
- No additional costs expected
The excursion starts at Lenin Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.