One day trip: Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra
The Holy Trinity Lavra or Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra (Trinity-Sergius Monastery) is the most important monastery in Russia and the spiritual center of Russian Orthodox Christianity. Founded in 1345 by St. Sergius of Radonezh and containing his relics, Holy Trinity is located in the city of Sergiyev Posad (formerly known by the Soviet name Zagorsk) about 45 miles northeast of Moscow.
— Holy Trinity Cathedral
— Cathedral of the Assumption
— Church of the Descent of the Holy Spirit
— outdoor souvenir market :)
This place is a perfect choice if you want to discover traditional orthodox culture, its meals and drinks.
— The whole trip will take 6 hours as minimum
— The road will take 1.5-2 hours, tickets are not included (around 260-300 rub both ways)
— Meals are not included
— Please take a scarf or a hat if you're a girl (to cover your head for entering a church)
Regular ticket: 600 RUB per person
At the platform of metro Komsomolskaya (circle line)
One day trip: Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra - customer reviews
May, 21 2014
We arranged the tour with Anna for our guests from Canada and New Zealand. They had a really great time!
Anna was very knowledgable, attentive to details. To spend the whole day with her was a true pleasure!
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