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  1. Russia
  2. Yaroslavl Oblast
  3. Pereslavl-Zalessky

Pereslavl-Zalessky: Private City Tour

Product ID: 185360
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Pereslavl-Zalessky is known as the religious center of Russia. During this tour, your guide will take you through the ancient Pereslavl monasteries that are located in the most picturesque places of this city.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Russian
Wheelchair accessible

Pick-up included

Pick-up in centrally located hotel or another central point of Pereslavl-Zalessky
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn a lot of amazing Orthodox legends and miracles
  • Take a stroll through the ancient streets, where time is lost
  • See Lake Pleshcheyevo and find out which wonderful inhabitants live in it
Full description
Your guide will meet you at the hotel and from here, depending on the location of the hotel, you will go by foot or by public transport to the central part of the city. During your tour, you will walk through the most historically significant part of the city, Red Square. Here the most ancient city temple the Transfiguration Cathedral is located, as well as the Church of Peter the Metropolitan, the Vladimir Cathedral and the Church of Alexander Nevsky.

From here you will see the ancient walls of the current St. Nicholas Convent. Walking along the river Trubezh, you will come to one of the most beautiful places of Pereslavl, where you will find Plescheevo Lake and the Church of Forty Martyrs of Sebaste. You can enjoy an amazingly scenic view as you learn of the many legends associated with this place.

While passing the typical buildings of Pereslavl, you will discover the wall of the former Assumption Goritsky Monastery, where the Pereslavl-Zalessky Museum is located. You can admire the panorama of Pereslavl-Zalessky and Plescheevo lakes from the bell tower. After the tour, your guide will accompany you to your hotel.
Includes
  • Pick-up in centrally located hotels or other central points of Pereslavl-Zalessky
  • Pereslavl-Zalessky city tour with a private, professional guide
  • Public transport tickets (if required)
  • Hotel drop-off by public transport
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
What’s Not Included
  • Museum tickets
  • Hotel pickup and drop off by car (optional)
  • Gratuities (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
Children must be accompanied by adults
The supplier will contact you to confirm the booking and to provide additional details prior to your private tour
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended