We welcome you to visit two ancient towns - Old Ladoga & New Ladoga!
In the first part of our tour we will visit Old Ladoga town, located on the high bank of a very wide and deep river Volkhov. Everything here is soaked with history. People often visit Old Ladoga to find the real history of an ancient Russia. You will see the fortress – the most ancient pearl of the Old Ladoga memorial estate, Uspensky monastery and Nikolsky monastery, a monument to Rurik and Prophetic Oleg, Gorchakovschinsky falls. The Saint Georgy's church constructed in the twelfth century is also situated within the walls of the well-known Old Ladoga fortress. Popularity of church was brought by an unusual fresco with Saint George. This is the most ancient image of this Saint known at the moment. The church is a monument of UNESCO as the remained example of architecture of the premongolian period. We will also visit the mound of prophetic Oleg.
Then will visit picturesque town of fishermen and shipbuilders - New Ladoga, founded by Peter the Great and located just in 15 km from the Old Ladoga. The tour will include an examination of hydro technical installations of that time, memorable places associated with the great Russian commander Suvorov, architectural monuments of the city such as an old Gostiny Dvor & Monastery. You are welcome!
! Russian-speaking guide
Why you should choose this tour:
-Our modern buses with large panoramic windows will allow you to observe the must-see attractions of two anciant Russian towns.
-Our professional licensed guide will give you a lot of interesting historical information.
-Our optimal travel route allows you to see the main attractions of New & Old Ladoga.
-Great opportunity to take memorable pictures.
Bus tour to Old & New Ladoga is an excellent choice to discover this famous ancient towns! Buy your tickets online without any fee & a queue. It takes just a few minutes.
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Duration: 1 day
Place of departure:
Place of departure/arrival: Nevskiy pr. 35 (metro station "Nevskiy prospect", at the corner of Dumskaya str. & Nevskiy pr.). You can buy bus tickets on the website, without any queue & fee, or in our sales office: Nevsky prospect 22, 4th floor (*elevator), office 14 (don't buy tickets on the street!). In our office we offer free services: WC, water, city maps & booklets. The office is open daily, working hours. Сash & bank cards are accepted.