You will slowly and thoughtfully explore the main symbols of the museum-reserve. I will tell you about the snow-white Nativity Cathedral and the Bishops' Chambers, princes and church lords, rare frescoes and subtle Old Slavic elements. You realize that even the status of a world cultural heritage site is not able to describe the true value of the Suzdal masterpieces. Individual excursion for 1–5 people Duration 2.5 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 on 1 review RUB 5200 per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Suzdal Kremlin - the starting point of the history of the city Walking through the museum-reserve, you will hear about the beginning of the beginnings, when the first fortifications were erected on the bend of the Kamenka River. You will walk through the main events of the thousand-year history of the Kremlin, which survived raids, fires and devastation. Let's try to mentally reconstruct the perimeter of the Old City from the fragments of the fortress and defensive ramparts. And cozy streets with authentic houses will complete the image of Suzdal, which miraculously preserved the atmosphere of Ancient Russia
Nativity Cathedral - the pearl of the complex We will pay special attention to the most ancient construction of the Kremlin and a valuable example of stone architecture of pre-Mongol Rus. You will find out to which eras the various elements and ornaments of the temple, which have been reconstructed more than once, are referred to. You will realize the value of the frescoes, iconostases and the golden gates of the monastery. I will tell you what are remarkable about the stars on the sky-blue domes and which historical figures are buried in the cathedral necropolis. Let's also talk about the country's only wooden Jordan canopy 17th century, located in an octahedral bell tower with an unusual clock
Bishops' chambers - the place of residence of church rulers In the western part of the Suzdal Kremlin, you will discover a whole architectural complex with residential and economic buildings of the 17th century, a system of passages and even secret stairs. Visit Cross chamber, where once they gave dinner parties and received important guests. And take a look at the exhibits of different milestones of Suzdal history
Other Kremlin shrines On the territory of the former citadel, you explore the architectural and religious objects of the 17-18 centuries, surprisingly harmoniously blended into the old complex. Examine the wooden Nikolsky templebuilt without a single nail, summer Nikolskaya Church, brick Nativity of Christ Church and Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin.
Additional costs: tickets to museum complexes - 200-350 rubles per person.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.