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Stop At: The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra, Sergiev Posad mkr, Sergiyev Posad 141300 Russia
Visit some of Russia’s most beautiful cathedrals, the Assumption Cathedral and the Trinity Cathedral
Duration: 5 hours
Traveler pickup is offered
The driver will pick you up from any hotel in Moscow. Pick up time is 9 a.m. It is possible to start up to 2 hour later, in this case please indicate your prefered time.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Alexander is very friendly and very accommodating , he is helpful and willing to make our tour most pleasurable.
- Enjoy hotel pick-up and transfer by comfortable car or minivan to Sergiev Podad
- Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius
- Try monastery kvass and ginger bread
You will start the morning with your journey to Sergiev Posad, located approximately 40 miles (70 kilometers) from Moscow. You will enjoy the beauty of the Russian countryside on the way there and stop to visit the Russian village, Rudonezh, a quiet and peaceful place, where Saint Sergius was born. You will see the beautiful Saint Spring and the Church of Sergey Radonezh.
After, you will continue your tour to Sergiev Posad and spend some time in Trinity Lavra, visiting some of Russia’s most beautiful cathedrals, the Assumption Cathedral and the Trinity Cathedral. Enjoy exploring the fascinating monastery inside and marvel at the shining golden domes. Then, you will have the opportunity to visit the local Matreshka market and have a break in a nice Russian restaurant before returning to Moscow.