The Uglich land is rich in holy places and Christian relics. You will go to all the main monasteries, cathedrals and churches of the city, appreciate their decoration and look at ancient icons. And we will tell you about the saints and martyrs associated with our region, and share local legends and stories. Individual excursion for 1-5 people Duration 3 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 5 reviews RUB 2600 per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Christian treasures of Uglich You will visit all the iconic temples in the city. The excursion program includes
Church of Demetrius on the Blood - the most famous temple in the city, erected on the site of the death of his young son Ivan the Terrible. You will hear the details of this tragic page in Russian history
Resurrection Monastery - you will find out why he is considered the "brother" of the Rostov Kremlin, and you will see the imperishable relics of the monk Joachim
Transfiguration Cathedral - Cathedral of the Pereslavl Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church. You will see its stunning iconostasis and admire copies of works by Raphael, Reni and Domenichino
Kremlin bell tower - you will hear the Uglich bells "talking" and appreciate the panorama of the city from above
Alekseevsky nunnery - picturesquely located on a mountain near the Stone Creek, it will be remembered by you for its three-tent Wondrous Church and the miraculous icon "Inextinguishable Candle"
Church of the Nativity of John the Baptist on the Volga - you will be able to venerate the relics of John the infant, tortured to death by the vengeful clerk Rudak
Kazan temple - I will tell his story and reveal in the healing of what ailments the holy face of the Mother of God "Leushinskaya" helps
Epiphany monastery - here you will see the icon of the Feodorovskaya Mother of God, presented by the mother of Mikhail Romanov
Church of Demetrius on Polye - the place where the cancer with the body of the tsarevich was first put on the ground so that the Uglich people could kiss it and say goodbye
- The tour is carried out with your transport
- The tour can take place with or without a visit to the Kremlin. Entrance tickets to the Kremlin are paid additionally: 90 rubles per adult, 75 rubles per child + 700 rubles from the whole group for the right to enter the territory with a guide
The beginning of the excursion at the Assumption Square. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.