Kulikovo field - Elec - Zadonsk - Galich'ya Mountain
A remarkable travel program "Roads of Dmitry Donskoy and Tamerlan." Kulikovo field, ancient cities, interesting museums and natural attractions.
1 day 07:15 Meeting with group in metro Nagatinskaja. 7:30 am - departure from Moscow from the st.m.Nagatinskaya. Transfer to Epifan. Directional information in route. Visit historical and ethnographic museum "Manor Baibakov merchant." Hot tea from a samovar with pies in the merchant's shop. Moving to Kulikovo field in the village Monastyrshchina. Museum of the Kulikov battle. The tactics of medieval warfare. Armament of Russian and Horde soldiers XIV century., Model of attack Ambush Regiment. Church of the Nativity of the Virgin. Memorial at Red Hill. Monument St.Dmitry Donskoy. Church of St. Sergius of Radonezhsky. Dinner. Arrive in Yelets. Accommodation at the hotel. Dinner.
Day 2. Breakfast. Moving to the town Zadonsk. City tour. Visit the famous Nativity of Our Lady Monastery, where the revered relics of a special St. Tikhon Zadonskiy. Holy source. Transfer to Reserve - a natural monument of rare beauty - mountain Galich'ya: relict mountains, forests, steppes and birch. Visit Nursery rare species of birds of prey. Return to Elets.Dinner. Free time. Dinner.
Day 3. Breakfast. Sightseeing tour of Yelets, near which stood the brutal conqueror Tamerlan in 1390 by the prayers of Muscovites before the Icon of the Vladimir Mother of God. Walking tour of the city center. Ascension Cathedral. Velikoknyazheskaya church. Vvedenskaya church. Poorhouse. Fire station. Wonderful houses with wooden lace curtain rods and casings. Visit the Local History Museum (the former home of merchant 1st Guild) or the House of crafts. Visit the House Museum Bunin. Shopping "Elets lace. The fame of Yelets Lace and their products thundered across the world. Dinner. Departure to Moscow. Arrival in Moscow.
The price includes:
travel comfortable bus or minibus,
Accommodation in 2 double rooms with private facilities;
entrance fees to museums