The Golden Ring of Russia
Updated: Jun 27, 2022
A trip to the cities of the Golden Ring of Russia is an amazing opportunity to see real Russian churches, admire the incredible nature of our country and also visit the most beautiful cities of Russia.
Sergiev Posad is the only city in the Moscow region included in the route of the Golden Ring of Russia. Thousands of pilgrims and tourists from all over the world come here every year. The city got its name from the name of St. Sergius of Radonezh, the founder of the largest monastery in Russia - the Trinity-Sergius Lavra.
Many ancient buildings have survived in this city: churches,five active monasteries, ramparts. Pereslavl-Zalessky is one of the 8 cities, which was included in 1960s on the Golden Ring route.
Rostov the Great