Every Sunday, we invite you on a tour of two cities with an incredible history. Pskov is one of the oldest cities in Russia, first mentioned in chronicles in 903. Like other ancient Russian cities, Pskov stands on the banks of a river. The city’s main tourist attraction is its Kremlin.
The history of Pechory, a town in the Pskov Region some 50 kilometres west of Pskov, is like a four-century tale of adventures. The most famous Russian monastery, the Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky Monastery, is located there.
- Pskov Kremlin (Krom)
- Trinity Cathedral (visit included)
- Velikaya River Embankment
- Holy Dormition Pskovo-Pechersky Monastery
- God-Given Caves (if accessible)
- The Big Belfry
- St Michael's Cathedral
Estimated cost 2,500 roubles for adults, 2,000 roubles for children, and free for children under four.