The town located 70 km north-east from Moscow. The center of the town is the Trinity Monastery of St.Sergius where over 300 monks live. You will be able to listen to pilgrimsʼ singing, see the place of keeping of the holy relics of St.Sergius, the patron saint of All Russia, get in acquaintance with the orthodox monks life and see the students of the ecclesiastical Academy and Seminary. You will admire all the architectural styles Russia had from the XVth century until XIXth century. Also, you will get replies to some traditional questions what is the difference between Orthodox, Catholics and Protestants. What does it happen with the cloister in soviet time? etc.

catedral

The cathedral of St.Trinity

  • Why is St. Sergius the patron saint of all Russia?
  • Why is one ton of silver kept in one of the corners of the cathedral?
  • Where are the holy relics of St. Sergius kept?
  • There are more than 40 icons of the XVth century in this cathedral

sergious

St. Sergious church

  • What is the story of the first miracle of St.Sergius?
  • What is the meaning of the name of the town?

Assumption cathedral

Assumption cathedral

  • Where did Peter I hide from his sister Sofia when she decided to kill him?
  • Why is the cathedral called as the sister of St. Basil’s cathedral at Red Square?
  • Where is the burial place of Russian tsar Boris Godunov and why wasn’t he buried at Kremlin?

Belfry

  • How many bells did the belfry have before the Bolshevik revolution and how many bells are now?
  • Why did soviet workers brake the bells in the 30ies of the last century?
  • How many kilograms does the biggest bell weigh?

And other churches

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RATES

Number of participants
Total (transport included)
1 adult
310 USD
2 adults
350 USD
3 adults
380 USD
4 adults
430 USD
5 adults
480 USD
6 adults
530 USD
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6 Responses

  1. Kent L. Christensen
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    Hi there,
    We are 2 persons looking for the “Sergei Posad” tour (or similar) – is it possible to have this tour on Sunday (April 17) ?
    Best regards,
    Kent

    • Victoria Gornostayeva
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      Yes its possible. You can make a reservation here by presssing the ” book now” button at the bottom of the page and making a payment in PayPal. (Visa, MasterCard, American Express)

  2. claudia semiao da rochs
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    Hi! I’m from Brazil and would like to make this tour in set 2016! What languages ​​are offered in tour? Claudia

  3. Hebe
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    Quisiera ver la página en español y saber si hacen tours con guía en español
    Gracias,
    Hebe

  4. Ekaterina Soubeva
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    Does the tour include a hotel pick up?

  5. Ekaterina Soubeva
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    Also can a join a group as I am travelling alone and would like to cut on the price!

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