A long time ago, the Moscow-Petersburg highway passed through Torzhok, and on trips between the capitals, Alexander Sergeevich stopped here dozens of times. This is how the ancient city entered the famous Pushkin ring of the Upper Volga region. On the trip, I propose to look at his legacy through the stories associated with the writer's visits, in order to better feel the atmosphere of the patriarchal corner of the Tver land. Individual excursion for 1–4 people Duration 7 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 1 review RUB 4250 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Pushkin places in Torzhok I will show hotel Pozharsky, where the poet stayed and where a dish that has become traditional in Russian cuisine appeared - Pozhansk cutlets. Near a cozy wooden of the Lvov-Olenin mansion, where the Pushkin Museum is located, let's talk about the history of the estate, remembering several generations of noble families. You will also find out why the famous muse of the poet Anna Kern was buried near Torzhok
Ancient temples and masterpieces of Lviv You will explore one of the oldest monasteries in Russia - Borisoglebsky monastery 11th century, which Pushkin admired more than once. Walk along the beautiful embankment along the Tvertsa River and look at the wooden Old Ascension Church - a true miracle of wooden architecture of the 17th century, which will be a separate conversation. In addition, you will learn how the name of the architect Lvov, one of the brightest and most versatile representatives of the Russian Enlightenment, is associated with Torzhok, and you will see his creations. And also hear the history of the merchants in the picturesque quarter of the 18-19 centuries
? In addition to the program, you will get acquainted with the craft of gold embroidery - a precious kind of embroidery. And you will visit the observation deck, from where a magnificent panorama opens up.
- The excursion begins and ends in Tver and takes place on your transport
- Lunch and tickets to museums are paid additionally: 100 rubles / adult, children - free
- Monday, Tuesday - a day off at the museum
The beginning of the excursion in Tver, on the square of Prince Mikhail of Tverskoy. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.