For a whole thousand years Yaroslavl has been standing on the Volga - that's where it is definitely worth going to feel the history and greatness of our Mother Russia. Rich temple architecture, historical planning, venerable streets - we will take a ride around the city by bus, walk its center on foot, and take a look at the monastery. You will not only get to know the outer side of ancient Yaroslavl, but also feel its spirit! Group excursion Duration 4 hours Group size up to 40 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus 2000 rubles per person
What awaits you
Part 1: by bus First of all, you will go on a sightseeing bus tour to create a complete image of the city. You will see the most beautiful Church of St. John the Baptist, the First Russian Theater named after F. G. Volkov and the monument to Yaroslav the Wise, the man who founded the city. The Chapel of the Kazan Mother of God, the Vlasyevskaya Tower, the Kazan Cathedral and other important sights of Yaroslavl, which will impress not only with their appearance, but also with their rich history
Part 2: on foot Then you will leave your transport and continue exploring the city on foot. We will walk in the historical center, he has reserved for you the Church of Elijah the Prophet, famous for its frescoes. And the only sculpture of the Holy Trinity in Russia, as well as the legendary Arrow and the Eternal Flame monument. In addition, you will see how elegant the shrines of Yaroslavl are - the Church of the Archangel Michael, the Church of the Savior on the City, the Assumption Cathedral and the Ilyinsko-Tikhonovskaya Church. And also enjoy the promenade along the embankment, from where the magnificent expanses of our native Volga open in breadth
What else will you meet? We will go on an excursion to the 13th century Spaso-Preobrazhensky Monastery, where today the Yaroslavl Art Museum-Reserve is located. Originated as an Orthodox monastery, the monastery eventually turned into a defensive citadel of the city. Inside there was a temple library, and it was in its funds that the manuscript of the famous copy of the famous "The Lay of Igor's Campaign" was found. You will learn more about this on a tour of the museum!
- Departure from Kostroma, but it is also possible to join the group in Yaroslavl
- The tour will be led by me or one of the guides of our professional team
- Important: no audio guides, headphones or other modern stuff! You will have only live communication and an interesting story of the guide, with answers to questions and taking into account all your wishes.
Start of the excursion by appointment. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.