“Sergiev Posad, Moscow”
Having also been called Zagorsk, the original name of Sergiev Posad was only introduced again in 1991.
Just 50km North East of Moscow, lies one of Russia’s 25 UNESCO World Cultural Heritage sites, Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius, the centre of this historic city. The main church in this Trinity was built in the 15h Century, holding the historic relics of St. Sergius of Radonezh.
This tour also includes the Troitskiy and Upsenskiy Cathedrals and the Spiritual Church giving you the ultimate religious and spiritual experience. Andrei Rublev and Daniel Chorny’s iconostasis is also displayed– an incredibly decorated hall with individual paintings of icons.
This tour includes lunch to break up your day and give you a chance to relax in these beautiful surroundings. This city is a must see for the historical, religious beauty of Russia.
Location: Russia, Moscow
Category: Culture and History
Duration: 7 hours
A local guide and any other fees including any museum entrance fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated
For groups of more than 6 people, price will be provided on application.
Restrictions: Available every day
Physical rating: Easy – Suitable for all