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Located on coasts of Plescheyevo lake in 130 km from Moscow and in 65 km from Sergiev Posad.

Local Time:

Moscow time.

Brief History:

1152 – the foundation of the town by the Great Prince Yuri Dolgoruki.
1302 – the town was included into the territory of the principality of Moscow.
XIII-XV cc. – the town was conquered by Mongols.
1693 – due to the order of the Russian tsar Peter the Great the defile of the first russian military flotilla was organized.

Attractions & Highlights:

The cathedral of Transfiguration (XII c.). According to the legend the Cathedral was founded on the place where the prince Aleksandr Nevsky, the distinguished leader of the Russian force, had been born. Visit the church of Peter the Metropolitan (1585), the architect rarity. The monastery Goritsky (XVII c.), impresses visitors by its cathedrals with numerous cupules and lattices, intricately decorated.

Tour Packages: Vladimir – Suzdal – Kostroma – Yaroslavl – Rostov Veliki – Pereyaslavl Zalessky – Sergiev Posad (5 Days/4 Nights)
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Bolshoi pr. 100, of. 616 Saint-Petersburg, Russia
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