3 days/2 nights
Christmas tour on the route Vologda - Kirillov - Ferapontovo.
The building of “Vologodski Kreml” (the Vologda Kremlin) started in the XVI century. The territory, allocated for the project, was twice as large as the territory of the Moscow Kremlin.
Saint Sophia Cathedral is an Orthodox church, the oldest surviving building in the city of Vologda, one of the largest buildings of the Ivan the Terrible epoch.
"Reznoi Palisad" (the Carved Palisade) Center was created with the purpose of restoration and preservation of traditional Vologda crafts.
Spaso-Prilutsky Monastery is one of the biggest monasteries of the Russian North located at the northern-east Vologda outskirts on the Vologda river bank. The Monastery was founded in 1371 by St. Dimitri, religious companion of Sergius of Radonezh.
Syz'ma is an ancient Russian village in the Vologda region, where ancient crafts preserved: weaving, embroidery, lacework, cooperage and smithery.
Кирилло-Белозерский монастырь и музей-заповедник – символ Вологодской области, сокровищница российской культуры и место с удивительной историей, наполненной драматическими событиями.
The complex of monuments of the Ferapontov Monastery with the Dionisy’s wall painting is a rare example of integrity and stylistic harmony of the Russian northern monasterial ensemble of the XV – XVII centuries, revealing typical features of the architecture of the Russian centralized state development epoch.