Visit the New Jerusalem Monastery. Walk around historical sites. Take a boat ride on the Istra Reservoir.
The route, which combines cultural and active parts, is good for those who are not used to sitting at home on weekends, want to learn something new and relax in nature near Moscow.
We will go to Istra, where we will visit the New Jerusalem Monastery, and spend the afternoon at the reservoir, where we will have a picnic.
The main attractions of Istra
1 day itinerary by Xena Fedchenkova - Families with Kids, History and Culture, Staycation -
Road Trip Categories: Families with Kids, History and Culture, Staycation
Day 1: Moscow region's riches
We will visit the New Jerusalem Museum Complex, where we will learn the history of the place and walk around the monastery and Gethsemane garden. Then we will have a rest on the Istra reservoir, admire the views of the Moscow region.
Visiting: Lopotovo, Istra, Moscow, Dukhanino, Pokrovskoye-Zasekino