Drive to Yaroslavl, one of Russia's oldest cities. During our guided city tour you will explore the Spassky Monastery where you see the icon Transfiguration of the Savior, visit the wonderful Church of Elijah the Prophet with incredible mosaic decoration. Apart of churches and cathedrals, Yaroslavl holds one of the funnies Russian monuments: a Bear monument. Since it is not easy these days to find a bear on streets..this is the chance to make a photo with a Russian bear. The bear growls every hour, be prepared!
We continue our Golden Ring tour with a visit to Sergiev Posad and a wonderful sightseeing tour around the most cherished treasures of Russian Christians, that includes a visit to the spiritual center of Russian Orthodoxy - the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius. Travel back to your centrally located Moscow hotel and free time.