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Articles:

Bicycle Tours in Russia
Russia has a fairly extensive cycling geography. You can easily ride from Kaliningrad to the Urals.
--26-05-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Pereslavl-Zalessky
One of the gems of the famous Golden Ring of Russia, Pereslavl is the town of ancient legends. The old town on the shore of the beautiful Pleshcheyevo Lake is the birthplace of Alexander Nevsky and the Russian fleet.
--31-03-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Rostov
Amazing is the history of this little old town, the center of the ancient principality, on the outskirts of which Moscow itself was founded. Rostov, the pearl of the Golden Ring route, keeps lots of relics.
--30-03-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Kostroma
The ancient town of Kostroma on the banks of Volga River harbours over two dozen museums. So when on the Golden Ring tour, you have the opportunity to see rare museum exhibits.
--29-03-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Vladimir
Most of the Vladimir museums are included in the Vladimir-Suzdal Museum-Reserve founded in 1958 and making one of the numerous tourist attractions on the Golden Ring tour.
--26-03-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Suzdal
A quiet little old town, Suzdal can be justly called a Russian museum town. Here you will see a number of museums in the open air, whereas some expositions are housed in architectural monuments of the 17th 19th centuries.
--25-03-2019--
Old Folk Russian Festivities in Suzdal
A gem of the Golden Ring, Suzdal is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Russia. This is a wonderful town that harbours and cherishes the unique ancient Russian atmosphere.
--21-03-2019--
Travelling in the Volga Region: Ivanovo Oblast
Ivanovo Oblast can boast of rich artistic traditions. The ancient villages of Palekh and Kholui are known for their lacquer miniatures and the school of icon painting. Shuya has many churches, monasteries and monuments of landscape gardening sculpture.
--25-02-2019--
Golden Ring: Must See Places and Things to Do
The classic Golden Ring includes 10 cities, notable for its historical and cultural monuments and located on a virtual circle to the northeast of Moscow.
--15-02-2019--
Golden Ring: Routes and Cruises
There are classic and extended routes around the Golden Ring. Depending on the programs of tour operators, they can include neighboring cities - by the way, no less remarkable in terms of landscapes, traditions and culture.
--14-02-2019--
Golden Ring: Climate, Events, Cuisine, Souvenirs
The name Golden Ring was given to the largest network of tourist routes in Russia, passing through several ancient cities of the country. A large number of historical and architectural monuments, museums, and handicraft centers of applied folk art are concentrated in large and small settlements.
--13-02-2019--
Top 5 Museums of Yaroslavl
Yaroslavl is an old Russian town with a thousand-year history. One of the main tourist centers of this country, it is an integral part of the famous Golden Ring of Russia. The town annually attracts thousands of tourists and welcomes to its numerous museums.
--15-12-2018--
Gourmet Tour around Golden Ring: What Special Russian Dishes to Try
When traveling around the Golden Ring, use the opportunity to try local dishes so you can take back home with you not only Russian souvenirs but delicious impressions as well.
--10-10-2018--
City Escape: Golden Ring Private Tour
Enjoy a full-day private tour departing from Moscow to the Golden Ring. You will visit sights including famous Abramtsevo estate, 19th century retreat for Russian writers and painters, the famous Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius Monastery, Chernigov Skit (monks retreat), Museum of Villagers everyday life and Matryoshka painting or candles making masterclass, and learn about Russian history, culture and the architecture styles of Orthodox churches.
--17-06-2018--
Golden Ring and Trinity Lavra Day Trip from Moscow
A full day private tour departing from Moscow to the Golden Ring town of Sergiev Posad will allow visiting impressive Russian sights including the famous Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius Monastery, Chernigov Skit (monks retreat) and its undgergound cave church as well as Matryoshka painting masterclass and Abramtsevo estate (XIX century retreat for Russian writers and painters). You will learn about Russian history, culture and enjoy gorgeous countryside landscapes.
--17-06-2018--
Golden Ring Adventure: Private Tour to Sergiev Posad and Pereslavl Zalesskiy
Historic Russian cities, which history dates back to XII century preserve many churches and monesteries of that time. We invite you for the private trip to Sergiev Posad and Pereslavl Zalesskiy - the real treasures of Golden Ring cities.
--15-06-2018--
The Golden Ring Calendar of Events
The headquarters of the Golden Ring tourist route is going to distribute its calendar of events in all the towns and cities of the route.
--09-05-2018--
The Holy Protection Convent in Suzdal Attracts Many Tourists
The Holy Protection Convent in Suzdal with its ancient tomb of famous monks has become a popular tourist and pilgrimage site of the ancient town.
--28-01-2018--
The Golden Gate Of Vladimir
The Golden Gate of Vladimir, a precious monument of ancient architecture, not only remains a material symbol of an entire era. This white stone portal opens a kind of a space and time tunnel leading from the modern city to Vladimir of Andrei Bogolyubskiy, and from there, via Kiev and Constantinople, back to history, to Jerusalem and Rome.
--29-11-2015--
Suzdal Shopping Arcade
The Shopping Arcade in Suzdal was constructed in the period from 1806 to 1811 by the architect Vershinsky. The building of the Shopping Arcade offers a view to the high bank of the Kamenka River. This place has been considered a major centre of social life in Suzdal since ancient times.
--28-11-2015--
The Patriarshiy Garden In Vladimir
The Patriarshiy Garden is hidden in the centre of Vladimir, at a ten minute walking distance from the Cathedral of the Assumption. It is namely hidden the city residents know about this paradise with an area of three hectares, and tourists usually pass by focusing on cathedrals and museums.
--24-11-2015--
History Of Vladimir
In 1108 Vladimir Monomakh built a powerful fortress protected by the steep banks of the Klyazma River from the south and by the Lybid River from the north. Deep ravines were dug in the east and in the west. The fortress was named after its founder - Vladimir.
--18-11-2015--
Sungir Ravine (Vladimir)
There is a small ravine on the road from Vladimir to Bogolyubov. You cannot be mistaken it is the only one there. The Sungir Ravine was named in honor of the eponymous creek flowing into the Klyazma River. The oldest site of prehistoric man in Central Europe was found in this unremarkable place in 1955, during the extraction of clay for the local brick factory.
--17-11-2015--
Patriarshy Garden In Vladimir
Patriarshy Garden is worth seeing only because of its age: as early as 19th century the gardens already existed in this place.
--10-09-2014--
Russian Tourist Destinations: The Different Types of the Golden Ring Cities
There are some cities in the Central Russia; they call it The Golden Ring. They are Old Russian cities with the medieval churches, fortresses, museums and traditional crafts. Some of them live because of the travel industry only (like Suzdal); others have something more serious, like Yaroslavl, the large industrial city. All of them are worth to visit and to ask a question: whats the matter? Some of them are prosperous region centers or wealthy cities, but others look not very good, even their tourist objects.
--29-10-2012--
Russian Sacred Places: The Pearl of the Russian Golden Ring - Sergiev Posad
Sergiev Posad is a place where meditative and spiritual elements combine with industrial economics,trade,science and secular culture,which make it a very special Russian city.
--20-12-2011--
Muromtsevo: Gothic ruin next to Golden Ring
Country-seat of Muromtsevo is situated almost on the way between Vladimir and Moscow. You have a chance to get there if you take the wrong way in the trip from Vladimir to Suzdal. Suzdal lays in 40 km from Vladimir northwards, the little town of Sudogda, which is not mentioned in the travellers guides lays in 40 km as well, but to the south-east. The town is notable because of the outstanding beautiful Muromtsevo country estate, built in the Gothic style in the late 19th century, then turned into a forest research institute, which did not exist long, and then it was little by little ruined, and that must be also in the Gothic style. It is not very easy to reach and it is really ruined. The people fond of architecture and romantically-minded persons, welcome! But please, be careful.
--17-11-2010--
What to see in Yaroslavl
Yaroslavl is one of the Golden Ring cities, celebrating its millennium in 2010. It means that all the circumstances for a big flow of tourists are already created. Moreover, since 2005 Yaroslavl is the UNESCO World Heritage Site, because of its architectural monuments, churches and civil buildings of 16 18 centuries. So, it is worth to be visited even after the anniversary celebration. Museums acquaint the tourists with the exciting history and splendid art of the place. The hotels provide you rooms and apartments, from the luxurious to modest ones. Big variety of cafes and restaurants solves the food problem. Yaroslavl is a transportation hub, so it is not a problem to reach it by car, by train and by water.
--15-10-2010--
Pereslavl-Zalesskiy: Old-Russian color and windsurfing
Pereslavl Zalessky is one of the cities of the Golden Ring, which are visited by thousands foreign and Russian tourists every year. It offers medieval churches, museums and Russian souvenirs as all such cities. Except these traditional attractions, Pereslavl Zalessky is famous with such natural feature, as Pleshcheevo Lake, the centre of the Pleshcheevo Lake national reserve.
--17-11-2010--
Once more about Yuryev-Polsky
Instead of its name, this town has with Poland nothing to do. Polsky means here Laying in the fields, in contrast with another Yuryev which is in 80 km from Kiev. Yuryev-Polsky is an old Russian town and the administrative center of Yuryev-Polsky District of Vladimir Oblast, Russia, located in the upper reaches of the Koloksha River, 68 km northwest of Vladimir. It was founded by the same person whose name is associable with Moscow. Instead of Moscow, it was actually Yuri Dolgoruky, who founded Yuryev-Polsky in 1152. The Prince named the town in favorem of him. As it is obvious from the date, Yuryev-Polsky is one of the oldest towns in the central Russia.
--15-10-2010--
Main Russian Tourist Destinations
Depending on a type of interest expressed in the cultural and natural potential of Russia by foreign tourists, the country can be conditionally divided into the following main tourist zones specializing in certain kinds of tourism.
--20-12-2011--


News:

Bicycle Rental was Launched in Sergiev Posad
20 parking lots for bike rental were installed in Sergiev Posad near Moscow.
--07-08-2019--
Rivers of Russia as a Tourist Brand
Russian Federal Tourism Agency told that the rivers of Russia are one of the country's tourist brands.
--18-03-2019--
Survived Icons from Yaroslavl Art Museum Exhibited in Moscow
After the October Revolution of 1917, the Russian Orthodox Church was persecuted, the churches were demolished and icons destroyed.
--07-03-2019--
Learn to Make Matryoshka in Sergiyev Posad
The workshops in making folk toys and painting matryoshka dolls will be held within the framework of the Russian Matryoshka folk art festival in Sergiyev Posad.
--03-09-2018--
Urban and Water Tourism will Continue to Develop in Yaroslavl Oblast
Yaroslavl Oblast plans to create two tourist clusters Yaroslavskaya Riviera on the Volga River and Vereteya on Lake Pleshcheyevo.
--09-07-2018--
Moscow and Golden Ring as Seen by Foreign Artists
January 29 will see the opening of the exhibition in the Central House of Architect in Moscow.
--27-01-2016--
Golden Ring Of Moscow
The city authorities plan to landscape the city's central streets within the concept of the development of "Golden Ring of Moscow" tourist and recreational zone. Landscaping and installing information boards and signs for tourists is planned in Vetoshny, Khrustalny, Faleevsky, Chernigovsky, Lavrushinsky, 1st and 2nd Khadashevsky lanes
--29-09-2014--
Volga Fashion Fest
Fashion Festival VOLGA FASHION FEST has become one of the brightest fashion events in the region of Russian Golden Ring presenting spring / summer 2014 collections.
--04-06-2014--
Museums of Novgorod the Grest to be free on Fridays
Golden Ring city Novgorod the Great is carrying out a project designed to draw the people's attention to local museums. Since July,1, entrance to one of Novgorod numerous museums will be free on Fridays.
--21-06-2011--





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