In Pechory you will get acquainted with valuable monuments of serf and church architecture, visit the only Russian monastery where prayers have not stopped for 500 years, and learn how the Estonian period influenced the city's appearance. And in the epic Izborsk you will listen to the legends about the legendary Truvor and discover the rich history of one of the most monumental structures of national architecture. Individual excursion for 1-5 people Duration 5 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car 3850 rubles per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Ancient Pechory - a sacred center and an Estonian city First of all, Pechory is associated with the Holy Dormition Pskov-Pechersky Monastery. You will get acquainted with the Orthodox shrines of the monastery, the architectural originality of the temples and the history of the fortress walls with towers. You will visit an iconic spiritual center where prayer has not been interrupted for more than 500 years. You will also learn interesting facts about the life of the city, which was part of the Republic of Estonia for 20 years
Pskov outpost and epic valley Izborsk with a fortress of the 14th century - a real open-air museum - fits perfectly into the route. You will visit Truvorovo settlement, where you will see ancient worshiping Orthodox crosses with pagan ritual stones and hear legends about the brother of the legendary Rurik. Visit Slovenian Keys, where I will tell you about local beliefs and you can make wishes. Take a look at the vastness of the Izborsko-Malskaya valley and discover one of the most famous outposts on the western border, an amazing monument of the Pskov defense architecture.
- The excursion is carried out on the transport of the traveler
- To visit temples, you must remember the traditional rules regarding clothing.
- Comfortable footwear while hiking along the Izborsko-Malskaya valley will come in handy
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.