10-hours Private tour Novgorod Ancient Russia


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Take an unforgettable full-day tour to one of Russia's most ancient cities, Great Novgorod. Situated on the ancient trade route between Central Asia and northern Europe, Novgorod was Russia's first capital in the 9th century, and is today a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

On a 3-hour trip from St. Petersburg we will have a full day to take in this amazing city, and its historical and architectural monuments.

Home to several impressive churches and monasteries, Novgorod was historically a center for Orthodox spirituality and contains an amazing variety of preserved medieval buildings.

See the Novgorod Kremlin, one of Russia’s oldest palaces, originally built in the 1400s, and home to the country’s oldest bell and clock tower.

Take in the old market place on the bank of the river Volkhov, and the Church of the Saviour with original frescoes by Theophanus the Greek.

From there, visit the 10th-century Yuriev Monastery, one of Russia’s oldest monasteries, and home to the beautiful St. George's Cathedral.

After spending a day in this fascinating city, enjoy a wonderful dinner at a local restaurant near the Novgorod Kremlin, with a classic Russian-style interior. Treat yourself to genuine medovukha, and other traditional Russian dishes.

Don’t miss the opportunity to see this fascinating city, and catch a glimpse into Russia’s rich history.


Visit Novgorod, one of Russia's most historic cities and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
See Novgorod's impressive medieval palaces and churches
Marvel at the Novgorod Kremlin, dating back to the 15th century and containing historic bell and clock towers
Take in the old market place and the Church of the Saviour, home to original frescoes by Theophanus
Enjoy a traditional Russian meal at a local restaurant before returning to St. Petersburg


What's included:
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off
• Transportation by mini-van or tourism bus
• Assistance of an English-, French-, or German-speaking guide (please specify your preferences when booking)
• Entrance fees
• Traditional Russian meal


Total Price:
For all persons


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