Sightseeing Tour - the Kremlin, St Sophia Cathedral, Yaroslavs court
Novgorod Kremlin - is the core of the ancient city. The excursion comprises a walk inside the Kremlin, visiting St Sophia Cathedral - theoldest church in the Russian Federation (mid 11th century), sightseeing (outside) of the citadel towers and walls of the 15th century, Belfry with ancient bronze bells and the famous Monument to the Millennium of Russiadedicated to the outstanding figures of the Russian 1000-year-history. A wonderful view of
St George Monastery (Yuryevo) and the Museum of Wooden Architecture "Vitoslavlitsy"
Yuryevo is a picturesque area in the southern suburb of
The museum is in the former administrative building of the 18th century in the center of the Kremlin. It has two sections - Archeology and Icons. The unique finds from the archeological excavations in
The Faceted Chamber
The Bishop Chamber of the bishop Court in the Kremlin is traditionally called the Faceted Chamber. It was built by the German architects in 1433. Today it houses the Exposition of Decorative and Applied Arts of the 11th-19th c.c. Silver and golden articles from Novgorod churches and monasteries are displayed there - church chalices, crosses, medallions decorated with precious stones and enamels, silver book covers, mitres and many others.
Frescoes of Theophanes the Greek in the Church of Our Savior´s Transfiguration in Ilyina Street
The church is located in Ilyina Street not far from Yaroslav´s Court. You will preserved mural compositions of the-get a unique opportunity to seewell renowned medieval artist Theophanes the Greek who came to
On your visit to the monastery, which is now a nunnery, you can admire the beautiful architectural ensemble of the monuments of 17th - 18th c.c., including the cathedral of St Nicholas linked by a covered passage to the church of St John the Baptist, which is richly decorated with the high-relief, multi-coloured tiles. Guests can go inside the Church of St Euphimius II - the Archbishop of Novgorod, a miracle-worker, who was canonized in 1549 and whose holy relics are kept in this church. In 1990 the monastery became a functioning one. You´ll be warmly welcomed by the nuns, who will tell you about the history of the monastery and it´s every day life.
Khoutyn Monastery of Our Saviour´s Transfiguration
The convent is located
Program in the
The Centre is located
Trip to the town of
Staraya Russa is a town with its own unique history. The program includes visits to the Transfiguration Monastery of the 12th c., which today houses the Picture Gallery and the