The Golden Ring of Russia is one of the most popular tours in Russia. The tour will take you to the most ancient cities of Russia. You will be also able to visit all the most famous historical monuments of these cities.
The Golden Ring route starts from Moscow. After making tour in Moscow, you will then visit Vladimir, Suzdal, Kostroma, Yaroslavl, Rostov Velikiy, Perslavl-Zalessky and Sergiev Posad. You can travel between these towns of Russia on trains, buses and cars, if you are fond of driving and exploring new places.
Moscow is the capital of Russia and is one of the most beautiful cities. Every year thousands of tourists visit this city only to see the Kremlin or the Red Square. Moscow is full of many historical monuments, museums, which have a worldwide fame.
Zuzdal is located northwest of Moscow and is one of the ancient towns of Russia. It is considered the religious center of the country. Tourists can find there numerous monasteries, cathedrals that date back to the 15th century.
Yaroslavl s another popular tourist attraction among all the cities included in the Golden Ring of Russia. Yaroslavl is not only the historical, but also industrial center of the country. This city was founded in the 11th century as a fortress. Nowadays it is a popular tourist destination.
The city of Kostroma is situated in the countryside. The city has historical monuments of different epochs. The Ipatiev Monastery is located in Kostroma. Your Russian vacation will surely be a success, especially if you decide to visit these wonderful and ancient cities, linked by roads forming a symbolic circle.