The guide will meet you at the hotel, from where, depending on the locating of the hotel, you will go by foot or by public transport to the center of Kostroma. You will get an impressive story about the legends and stories connected with the names of the Kostroma streets. You will tour along the magnificent embankment of the Volga River and take unbelievable photos against the backdrop of architectural monuments of the 13-17 centuries.
During your tour at Kostroma, you will have the possibility to examine the process of turning flax kernels into the fabric and even try to make such a flap yourself in the flax museum. An expert will guide you through all the stages of growing this crop, tell you how the fabric was bleached and how it was painted. You will go up to the view deck to observe the city and to explore all the beauty of the Volga river and Kostroma landscapes.
Explore one of the cities of the Golden Ring of Russia, which was first recorded in the chronicles for the year 1213, but historians believe it could have been founded by Yury Dolgoruky more than half a century earlier, in 1152. After the tour guide will bring you to the hotel.
Your hotel or any other centrally located point in Kostroma.
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Private tour in the center of the old Russian city on the Volga, established in the 12th century by the Kiev Prince Yury Dolgoruky is a brilliant chance to learn one of the great cities of the Golden Ring. Together with the guide you will wander through its ancient squares, view the popular golden-domed monasteries, discover the history of the establishment of the city and the legends associated with it. The duration of the tour is 4 hours.