Highlights

Map The tour to Veliky Novgorod starts from the hotel. Transfer to the railway station. Travel on a comfortable train Lastochka from St. Petersburg to Veliky Novgorod (travel time 4 hours).
The Novgorod Kremlin is the oldest Kremlin in Russia. We will walk around the Novgorod Kremlin, climb the battle course of the fortress, see the ancient St. Sophia Cathedral and the monument of the Millennium of Russia. During your free time you will walk around the ancient city, admire the panoramic views and try Russian national cuisine.
We will make a fascinating trip to Vitoslavlitsy, which is a Museum of Russian wooden architecture.
Return to St. Petersburg by train Lastochka.

GALLERY

Itinerary

  • Duration: 15 hours
  • City: Veliky Novgorod
  • Experiences: 5
  • Ages: 0+
Introduction

Description of the museums that we visit in the city tour Veliky Novgorod

Museum

This ancient Rurik`s Gorodishche (Settlement), where Russia was born. The first mention of it in Chronicles dates back to 1044. It is an architectural monument and is protected by the state. Novgorod Detinets as part of the historical center of Veliky Novgorod is included in the UNESCO.

  • history
  • trip time: 2 hours

It is the oldest surviving Church of Russia and a white stone masterpiece of Church architecture. The Church stands in the middle of the Novgorod Kremlin since 1050 for a thousand years, since it was built by the masters of Kiev on the orders of the Novgorod Prince Vladimir, son of Yaroslav the Wise.

  • cathedral
  • trip time: 0,5 hour

In the Museum of folk wooden architecture you will make a trip to the Russian past. We will visit the ancient huts built without nails, participate in folk festivals in the Russian village.

  • history
  • trip time: 2 hours

What's included

  • Guide

    English speaking guide during city tour

  • Museum

    Excursions to museums on the tour

  • Meals

    Lunch during the excursion is not included in the price

  • Transport

    Modern car or bus with air conditioning

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  • start: Monday 10/01/2018
    end: Sunday 04/01/2018
    status: 1-3
    price: EUR 1000
  • start: Tuesday 05/01/2018
    end: Sunday 09/30/2018
    status: 1-3
    price: EUR 1100

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  • Guide 4.5
  • Museum 3.5
  • Meals 4.2
  • Transort 4.2
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