Kolomna is one of the most interesting and beautiful cities in the Moscow region. You will hear what role it played in the history of Russia and what famous merchants and benefactors lived in it. And also: why on the territory of the old Kremlin you can now see not only churches and monasteries, but also schools, dachas and residential buildings. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 1.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 2 reviews RUB 1500 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Acquaintance with the beautiful Kolomna Our walk will begin at Zhytnaya Square, where you will see old shopping arcades and a monument dedicated to the Patriotic War of 1812. Next, we will go to explore the Kolomna Kremlin - a miracle of cultural, engineering and architectural thought of the 16th century. You will admire the Pyatnitsky and Mikhailovsky gates, visit the Cathedral Square and appreciate the Novo-Golutvin ensemble of the Trinity Monastery. And also climb the bell tower and enjoy the enchanting panoramas of the ancient city and the Moskva River
Kolomna's past and present Kolomna is a city with a rich history. You will hear why it is called “the spiritual center of the Moscow region”, how it became the founder of Russian statehood and what connects it with Marina Mnishek. In addition, I will talk about the well-to-do Kolomna merchants and the creators of strategic missiles that scared America so much during the Cuban missile crisis. I will help you feel the local flavor and explain why the Kolomna Kremlin is now not only a historical monument, but also a real residential area with a school, gardens and summer cottages.
The rise to the bell tower is not included in the price: 50 rubles per person.
The excursion starts at the Two Revolutions Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.