Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Special Tourist Train Will Go from Moscow to Novgorod
3.04.2012 13:20
Special Tourist Train Will Go from Moscow to Novgorod
The Kremlin, Veliky Novgorod, Russia

This summer a special tourist train will take the route through Moscow, Novgorod, Tver and Torzhok. Passengers will be able to visit a grand musical open-air show “Novgorod Veche”, taking place at the local Kremlin.

      "Novgorod Veche" is an interactive project that allows you to plunge into the medieval Russia. Tourists can walk along the handicrafts rows, play old games, hold a real sword, taste national Russian cuisine.

      As the RATA-News reports, this is a joint project of Russian Railways and the administration of Veliky Novgorod. The first tourist train appeared last year and 297 passengers visited the ancient Russian town on the May weekend.

      Then, it was decided to continue and to expand the project by including the Tver region in the route.

      Dates of departure: June 10-11, July 14-15, August 18-19.

      Description:

      
The train leaves Moscow at 1 a.m. and arrives at Veliky Novgorod at 10.00 a.m. Guests will have a walking tour through the historic centre of the city, a bus tour to the Vitoslavlitsy Museum of Wooden Architecture and Yuryev Monastery. The theatrical show starts at 8 p.m.

      The train leaves Veliky Novgorod at 1.30 a.m. and arrives to Tver at 8.00 a.m. Visitors will be offered to have a sightseeing tour in Tver and Torzhok, to taste traditional Russian cuisine and to learn about gold embroidery craft.

      The train arrives to Moscow at 9.30 p.m. at the same day.

      The total price including transportation, meal and sightseeing is 7600 rubles per person.

      Source: travel.ru. Image courtesy: www.rodon.org.

       


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian tourism Russian history Russian cities Novgorod Tver 

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Book Summer River Cruises in Russia
15.05.2019
Rent Electric Scooters when Travelling in Kaliningrad Oblast
21.05.2019
A Hotel with a Complex of Baths of the Peoples of the World has Opened in the Centre of Moscow
30.07.2018
Electronic Visas to Moscow and St. Petersburg
07.06.2019
3.5 Thousand Matryoshka Dolls have been Sold in Nizhny Novgorod
30.07.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Hermitage  Pyotr Rychkov  animation  tourist route  Sberbank  TNK-BP  Russian exhibitions  Russian cuisine  Russian history  Russian holidays  crisis in Russia  Russian winter  MIPTV  Russian regions  Russian medicine  Krasnodar Krai  The Museum of Everything  Film Festivals  Russian Cinema  Moscow Region  Photo-exhibitions  St. Petersburg  Andrei Sakharov  Moscow Flower Show  Russian summer  Russian Songwriters  Russian tourism  Vera Khlebnikov  physics  Festivals in Moscow  Joseph Stalin  Fairs in Moscow  Victor Borisov-Musatov  public transport  Moscow  Festivals  RadioAstron  Exhibitions in Moscow  Boris Panteleymonov  Russian cinemas  Caravan tourism  VTB  Russian business  IT  Sochi 2014  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian musicians  rating  Google maps  Russia-Turkey 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites