Veliky Novgorod, one of the oldest towns in Russia, is located on the place where the Volkhov River flows out of Ilmen Lake. Here one can see unique masterpieces of the Old Russian architecture of the 11 -17th centuries. Many of them are situated in the Novgorod Kremlin erected in 1044. The oldest stone building of Russia is St. Sophia’s Cathedral (the Holy Wisdom of God). The interior decor of the cathedral – its icon stand, works of ancient Russian fine art and other monuments of Byzantine, European and Russian art. To the south of Novgorod, on the left bank of the Volkhov, the Yuriev Monastery with the magnificent George’s Cathedral is situated. Near the monastery, the open-air “Vitoslavitsy”Museum of wooden structures from Novgorod Region is situated.



Price per person, EUR
Language 1
English/German 312 174 159 110
French, Italian, Spanish 412 227 188 125
  • All the costs are valid at the date of publication and are subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.

    It’s possible to arrange guides with other languages upon request.

What is included

  • guide
  • transport
  • visits to Kremlin
  • Sophia cathedral
  • Yaroslav court
  • Yuryev monastery, wooden architecture open air museum “Vitoslavitsy”

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