Russian Vatican (Sergiev Posad private tour with local guide)
Fixed price for 1-6 persons!
The Trinity Lavra in Sergiev Posad is a part of the legendary Golden Ring of Russia and a unique architectural masterpiece protected by UNESCO World Heritage organization. It is the main acting Orthodox monastery (also called "Russian Vatican") which played a significant role in the history of Russia.
Sergiev Posad is situated 75 km to the northeast from Moscow.
The monastery was founded by Sergius of Radonezh, a 14th century monk from Rostov. His ascetic and pious existence attracted numerous followers. The small hermit's retreat gradually grew into a monastery with a settlement around it. In 1782 the settlement got a status of a town and was named "Sergiev Posad", that literally means "Village of Sergius".Itinerary
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The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra, Sergiev Posad mkr, Sergiyev Posad 141300 Russia
The Trinity Lavra in Sergiev Posad with local guide
Duration: 3 hours
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"A maximum of 6 people per booking"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
In the morning
Duration: 6 To 8 Hours
Red Square, Krasnaya ploshad, Moskva, Russia, 109012
Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup at any point you prefer (near Moscow city center)
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.