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Stop At: Moscow, Moscow, Central Russia
1h30 guided visit of the monastery, including climbing in the bell tower, followed by a traditional diner at the monks' refectory
Duration: 2 hours
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
This was a fantastic and different way to celebrate my birthday. The monastery is beautiful and truly interesting. Our guide/interpreter Lara was really professional and friendly. Each visit and explanation were amazing. The dinner was very good and healthy. I really enjoyed such a fantastic experience.
This monastery evening tour was absolutely perfect. It was a new experience,the dinner was exceptional.i recommend this tour for everyone who likes a religious tour and a modest diner.
You will discover a unique 700 years old monastery in the heart of Moscow and enjoy a traditional russian dinner in the monks' refectory.
Spend an evening in this mythical place marked by the steps of Vasily the third, Peter the Great and Napoleon Bonaparte. Your guide will detail the history of the monastery and share anecdotes fuelled by centuries of rich history. On your way to the bell tower, you will encounter the world's only ceramic iconostase. On top of the bell tower, enjoy the sunset illuminating Moscow's rooftops.
After the visit, you will seat down at the monks table, in the refectory. There, under the magnificent painted dome, you will enjoy a traditional russian dinner with soups, salads, stew, bakeries and breads, all freshly baked within the monastery walls.
At the end of the evening, we will drive you back to your hotel onboard our classic Soviet van.