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Abandoned estates and monuments in the north-west of Moscow

Abandoned estates and monuments in the north-west of Moscow
Starts from

Moscow

Duration

3 Days

Transportation

By Car

Length

539 km

Hotels

2

Guidance

Self-Guided

Categories

History and CultureArts and Creativity🎅 Winter Trips
The journey will take you back centuries and give you the opportunity to see the beauty of the monuments of architecture of Ancient Russia, represented as monasteries, temples, cathedrals and the Kremlin. It is a wonderful opportunity to touch the era and feel the full power of the national heritage of our country.
Be sure to visit the smiths and the Museum of Wooden Architecture, which displays peasant life in the most authentic huts.
The route also includes estates near Moscow that used to belong to the richest families in Russia. Now they are little known, but this does not prevent them from maintaining their charm and great atmosphere.
Darina Frantz
Darina Frantz
Travel Expert
  • Visit the abandoned estates near Moscow.
  • Buy a Pavloposadian handkerchief.
  • Touch the history of architecture of Ancient Russia.
  • Learn to blacksmith.
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Abandoned Manor House and Museum of Russian Shawl and Shawl History
Day 1146 km

Abandoned Manor House and Museum of Russian Shawl and Shawl History

Did you know that there are abandoned manor houses in the Moscow region that belonged to famous and wealthy Russian families centuries ago? This journey starts with two such places. In the afternoon you will have a unique opportunity to buy the famous Pavloposadskiy shawl at the Russian shawl museum, learn the history of its creation and the influence of fashion on shawls and shawls.
17:10
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Old city of Vladimir
Day 2125 km853 m

Old city of Vladimir

The second day of the trip will be devoted to the oldest and most important city of Russia - Vladimir. Many centuries ago it was Vladimir that was the center of political power and religion. You will get acquainted with the famous cathedrals and architectural monuments of the times of prosperity of this city. Don't forget to visit the real forge, learn how to forge iron and feel like a craftsman of those times.
19:40
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Classic Russian landscape of Suzdal
Day 3268 km

Classic Russian landscape of Suzdal

Today you will get acquainted with the amazing city-museum - Suzdal. The historical monuments of the city are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, which makes it a treasure trove of national culture. Suzdal, as in a time capsule, has preserved almost all of the millennial history of the city, which has had time to visit both the princely capital, and the backwoods. Having visited this city once, you'll want to return here to see the boundless Russian expanses once again.
09:00
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