The exciting excursion to medieval Vladimir is targeted at those who do not have much free time. During it you will visit the main attractions of the city, get acquainted with its rich history and walk around its central quarters. You will have the opportunity to see the main historical sights and cultural heritage objects, comprising those included in the list of UNESCO. You will visit five sightseeing platforms and learn a lot of interesting facts about the ancient and medieval history of the city.
Historical facts about Vladimir. We will visit local ancient constructions and you will find out that the city resembles Jerusalem very closely. You will learn that in the medieval times Vladimir served as the capital of Rus' for the period of about 150 years. We will talk about the reasons and consequences of these events and will discuss the life of the city in that period.
The Golden Gate of Vladimir. We will show you the 800-year-old white-stone walls, as well as tell you about the destiny of the golden oaken doors and the origins of the name of this monument.
The history of the Assumption Cathedral. In ancient times this cathedral was considered to be the mother church. It was used as a prototype for the Cathedral of the Dormition located in the Moscow Kremlin.
The UNESCO world heritage monument — St. Dimitriy's Cathedral. You will have the opportunity to examine the white-stone ornaments and to learn about their meaning.
Visiting five sightseeing platforms. The view from there is stunning.
During the excursion you will also get useful advice on how to spend free time in Vladimir.
-Services of a professional guide;
-Guide’s advice and recommendations.
What is NOT included: Entrance tickets at the museum at an individual walk.
To be met by a guide in your hotel,please specify its name and address in your comments when paying.
Recommended items to take along: passport (ID) or copy, a camera. Put on comfortable clothing and shoes for the weather.
Tourists’ safety provision follows the requirements of All-Union State Standard (GOST Р 5064494).
Tour Confirmation Within 2 Hours
Tour confirmation and a voucher are sent to your e-mail within 2 hours after making a reservation.
No cancellation fees more than 72 hours in advance
Reservation changes can be processed up to 3 days (72 hours) prior to the start of a tour. In case cancellations are carried out more than 72 hours in advance, 100 % of the total cost of a tour is refunded. If reservation is cancelled within 24-72 hours prior to the start of a tour, 50 % of its total cost is refunded. If reservation is cancelled less than 24 hours in advance, no refund is granted.
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