The first stop on our tour is the Assumption Cathedral, a unique monument of white —stone architecture of Vladimir town. The cathedral was built in the middle of the XII century by Prince Andrei Bogolyubsky as the main church of the Vladimir-Suzdal Principality. World-famous frescoes by Andrei Rublev are preserved there. You will then proceed to the small, one-domed cathedral of St. Dmitry, built in the beginning of the XII century by Prince Vsevolod as his palace church. The cathedral´s interior still features frescoes of the XII century.
You will also visit the Golden Gates — considered to be the door to Vladimir built in the early XII century by Prince Andrei Bogolubsky. In ancient times they served as the main military tower of the fortress.
After that we will drive to Suzdal, where we will visit
Museum of Russian Wooden Architecture, Spaso-Efimovsky Monastery and Suzdal Kremlin.
This is a full day trip. We leave Moscow with a 9.30h train and return by 20h.
The cost is 12 500 rub for adults and 7500 rub for children under 14 years old and includes train tickets, mini van transportation during the day in Vladimir and Suzdal, guided tours of Vladimir Assumption Catherdar, Golden Gate, Museum of Russian Wooden Architecture, Spaso-Efimovsky Monastery and Suzdal Kremlin, entry tickets and lunch.
*the tour will take place if there is a group of people interested. Confirmation deadline is 9th September.