Pechory is a small town in western Russia, located next to Estonia. You will find out how the border situation affected its history, architecture and population composition. And also visit the main spiritual symbol of our region - the ancient Pskov-Pechersky monastery - and learn interesting facts about the ancient Seto people. Individual excursion for 1–4 people Duration 5 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car 3500 rubles per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Pskov-Pechersky Monastery and not only In the 1920s-1940s, the modern Pechora region was part of the Republic of Estonia. You will walk around the neighborhoods of that time and see the church of St. Peter, the pastor's house and the buildings of the defense union, the children's gymnasium and the bank of Estonia. And also visit the Pskov-Pechersky Monastery - the "spiritual pearl" of our land. I will tell you why it was never closed and how in the 16th century it became a fortress-outpost of the western part of Russia
Secrets of the Seto people and Pechora flax The Pechora Territory has always been "on the border of the worlds, at the junction of cultures." People of various nationalities lived and live here. For example, the Finno-Ugric ethnic group Seto. I will tell you what its representatives did, what they believed in and how they spent their free time. We will also visit the Linen Gubernia Museum, dedicated to the material that was the real breadwinner for the inhabitants of the Pechora region. You will learn what the Pskov flax was famous for and how it took first places at world exhibitions. Hear in what other areas flax products are used, and you can also touch the flax exhibits!
The excursion takes place on your transport or on the transport of a guide, the surcharge for a car for 1-4 people will be 1600 rubles.
- Donation fee to the monastery - 500 rubles. for 1-10 people
- Entrance tickets to the Linen Gubernia Museum - 350 rubles / adult, there are discounts for schoolchildren. The cost of a guided tour of the museum is included in the ticket price.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.