Izborsk and Pechory are two legendary fortress cities that breathe history, bloody battles, legends, traditions and holiness. You will explore the secret holes of the Izborsk fortress and learn about the life of the monks of the Pskov-Pechersk monastery, and you will also be able to collect healing water from the Holy spring. Group excursion Duration 6.5 hours Group size up to 35 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus 850 rubles per person
What awaits you
Izborsk fortress You will appreciate the fortification power of the Izborsk fortress and look into the secret passages, listening to stories about the reign of the Varangians and enemy attacks. The guide will take you to Truvorov castle - an ancient settlement of the Krivichi - and to the miraculous Slovenian springs, the water of which, according to legend, is endowed with magical power
Pechory The Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky Monastery is one of the oldest and most beautiful in Russia. You will get acquainted with the history of its creation and learn about the "bloody road", famous elders and holy caves. The guide will tell you about the life of the monks, and after that he will lead you to the Holy Spring and the nearby “God-made caves”
Well, what a trip without souvenirs! You can buy bright Izborsk mittens, traditional gingerbread cookies and Pskov ceramics to commemorate the trip.
- The tour takes place by bus / minibus
- Entrance fees are included in the price
- On request, for an additional fee, lunch is possible - 350 rubles per person.
- The tour will be guided by one of our team's guides
The beginning of the excursion in Pskov. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.