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What To Expect
See Kolomenskoe as it features medieval churches dating back to the 16th and 17th centuries (1500s and 1600s), one is devoted for the birth of Ivan the Terrible, stone chambers with clock tower, some wooden huts (1700s) - among them the house of Peter the Great - a brilliant example of Northern Russian architecture (moved on from Archangelsk), gardens planted in the middle of the 17-th century, oaks whose age is about 400 years and other fascinating sights.
Majestic royal estate, panoramic views of the river and banks, outlines of old monasteries, pre-historical mysterious stones at the foot of the hill are also in sight.
The estate is nestled on the steep west bank of the Moscow River, 10 kilometers southeast of the Kremlin and surrounded by 390 hectares of ancient forest land, which is now a conservation zone and one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites.
Separately, the are other neighborhoods, that's a wooden palace of Russian tsars (reconstruction for the mid 1600s) with old Russian tiling and icon exposition, and a reconstructed street of typical Russian village (the 1800s). Behind every boulder or a piece of log lie many good stories.
Full day in Kolomenskoye with visiting a wooden palace of Russian tsars (reconstruction for the mid 1600s) with old Russian tiling and icon exposition, and a reconstructed street of typical Russian village (the 1800s).
Half Day, 4 hours
Private guide service
Entrance fee to the house of Peter the Great
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Children below 7 years old are free of charge if accompanied by two adults.
Other tour times may be requested. Please inquire.
This tour does not include transportation. Public transportation (when needed) will be used during the tour.
This is a walking tour. We recommend you wear comfortable shoes.
Guide will meet you at your hotel at the start of your tour.
Tour needs to be booked at least 7 days prior to tour date during the high season (May-September) and at least 3 days prior during the low season (October-April).
Tour duration is between 3 to 4 hours.
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