When Moscow was a small border town, Suzdal received merchants from all over the known world, and the Suzdal prince was one of the strongest in Russia. About the role our land played in the formation of the Russian state, why it was here that the tsarinas were later exiled, and we will talk about other historical phenomena during a walk through the Old Town. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 3 hours Children Without children How it goes On foot 5800 rubles per tour Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Facts that are more interesting than legends Near the Suzdal Kremlin, from which the walls have not survived, but the ancient cathedral founded by the prince for the Suzdal merchants and ordinary residents has survived, I will help to imagine how a veche gathered here a long time ago and state issues were resolved. How celebrations were arranged in the Bishops' chambers and the church leaders sat down. Near the earthen ramparts of the 12th century, I will tell you about the first fortifications and the historical growth of Suzdal. And you will also find out why the Intercession Monastery, rebuilt by Vasily III, later became one of the "status" prisons for Russian tsarinas, princesses and rich women
The heart of the merchant Suzdal On the old Market Square, you will hear about the times when lively fairs were held here. Let's talk about the development of Suzdal as a major trade and craft center, about the importance of the Kamenka River and traditional goods, as well as about the history of Torgovy Ryad and Gostiny Dvor
In addition, you will climb the 70-meter bell tower - the main observation deck of Suzdal.
- Please note that the program does not provide for a visit to the territory of the Kremlin - the entire inspection is from the outside
- Ascent to the bell tower, descent to the necropolis to the queens - at will and for an additional fee ~ 500 rubles / person (it is better to prepare cash)
- By your transport you can get to Kideksha - the city of Yuri Dolgoruky with the oldest white-stone church of North-Eastern Russia (+ 30-40 minutes). Specify details when booking.
The excursion starts at the Trade Square. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.