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Sightseeing in Russia: tours in Veliky Novgorod
Veliky Novgorod (The Grand New City) is one of the most historical Russian cities. It's located 190 km from St.Petersburg, on the bank of the river Volkhov. Despite its name, Novgorod is among the most ancient cities of the East Slavs. The chronicles first mention it in 859; the Novgorod First Chronicle mentions it first under the year 862 when it was already a major station on the trade route from the Baltics to Byzantium.
Tours in Veliky Novgorod: city tours, historical tours, etc.
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City panoramic tour
This city walking tour will give you an opportunity to visit the historical part of Veliky Novgorod. During this tour you will visit the Kremlin which is the heart of the town. There you will see the famous Cathedral of St. Sophia – the monument of the 11th century - with its miracle making icon. You will also be shown around Yaroslav's Court (Yaroslavovo Dvorische) and the old Market-place.
NB! Prices are indicated in Russian Roubles per person
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City walking tour 3 hours 4200 2300 1600 1300 1100 950
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Tour to Yuriev Monastery and "Vitoslavlitsi" museum
During this tour yu will be taken to the suburbs of Veliky Novgorod - to the Yuriev Monastery and an open-air museum "Vitoslavlitsi" .Yuriev Monastery is situated on the bank of Volkhov river, near Ilmen Lake and is the oldest men active monastery in Russia (it was founded in 1030 by Jaroslav the Wise). In an open-air museum of wooden architecture "Vitoslavlitsi" you can see the oldest wooden buildings of XVI - XIX centuries.
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Tour to Yuriev Monastery and "Vitoslavlitsi" museum 3 hours 6500 3400 2900 2200 1800 1600
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Combined tour: city tour + tours to Yuriev Monaster and "Vitoslavlitsi"
This tour combines a standard city tour to Veliky Novgorod with visit to it's suburbs and gives you an opportunity to see evreything in one day. The tour starts in the city with visiting to it's heart - The Kremlin, the main Cathedral of St.Sophia (the monument of XI century) with it's miracle making icon, Yaroslav's Court (Yaroslavovo Dvorische) and the old Market-place. Then you will be taken to the Yuriev Monastery (the oldest active men monastery in Russia, founded in 1030) and an open-air museum of wooden architecture "Vitoslavlitsi". You can also choose a tour with the dinner in the restaurant near the monastery ("Yurievskoe podvorie") or in the restaurant "Detinets" with traditional Russian atmosphere.
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Combined tour: city tour with visit to Yuriev Monastery and "Vitoslavlitsi" 5,5 hours 8700 4500 3600 2800 2400 2200
Combined tour: city tour with visit to Yuriev Monastery and "Vitoslavlitsi" with lunch in restaurant in "Yurievskoe Podvorie" 6 hours 9600 5200 4200 3400 2950 2750
Combined tour: city tour with visit to Yuriev Monastery and "Vitoslavlitsi" with lunch in restaurant "Detinets" 6 hours 10300 5900 4800 4000 3500 3300
Included: English/German/French/Spanish/Italian speaking guide service, transport, entrance fees, lunch (if included).
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