Bell tower of the Trinity-Sergius Lavra. Refectory chamber. White pond. Holy Trinity Cathedral. Assumption Cathedral. "Horse yard". .
The city of Sergiev Posad is the only city in Moscow Region included in the route of the Golden Ring of Russia. It is one of the most famous historical pilgrimage sites in Russia. Every year thousands of pilgrims and tourists from all over the world come here. The city received its name from Sergei Radonezhsky, the founder of the largest monastery in Russia - the Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra. On this small but fascinating journey we will get acquainted with the main sights of Sergiev Posad.
1 day itinerary by Матвей Тимофеев - History and Culture -
Road Trip Categories: History and Culture
Day 1: We go to Sergiev Posad.
Among the most valuable relics of the monastery are the relics of St. Sergius of Radonezh, Maximus the Greek and Anthony of Radonezh, the Tikhvin and Chernigov icons of the Mother of God.
Visiting: Sergiyev Posad, Moscow