Have a photo shoot at Pilgrim Port.. Visit the New Jerusalem Monastery. Immerse yourself in the special way of life and crafts of peasants.. Enjoy the picturesque nature of the Moscow region.

Cinogenic city and ancient monastery

It's a journey for those who know a lot about historical architecture. On the first day of the trip you will find yourself on a former film set, where the atmosphere of an eighteenth century European town was recreated, and then go to explore an ancient manor house, where the well-known works of M.Yu. A trip to New Jerusalem is planned for the second day. You will visit the places where the sacred similarities of Mount Golgotha, the caves of the Holy Sepulchre and the place of the three-day burial are now reproduced. In the Museum of Wooden Architecture you will learn more about the culture and craft of the peasants who inhabited these places, and of course make a few stops to admire nature.

Cinogenic city and ancient monastery

2 days itinerary by Ekaterina Klimova - Arts and Creativity, Families with Kids, Free Routes - Car, 1 Hotel

Road Trip Categories: Arts and Creativity, Families with Kids, Free Routes

Day 1: Like in the movies!


Today we are planning to go northwest of Moscow. We intend to visit Pilgrim Porto cinema city, as well as to go on an excursion to one of the estates, where once lived Mikhail Lermontov.
Visiting: Zelenograd, Firsanovka, Shchukino

Day 2: New Jerusalem


Today, right after breakfast, we plan to go to the small town of Istra, where we will find interesting historical sights, including an ancient monastery and a museum of crafts and everyday life of local peasants.
Visiting: Zelenograd, Shchukino, Istra, Dmitrovskoye, Pavlovskaya Sloboda