We invite you to visit a picturesque place - Pushkinskiye Gory located near the historical villages of Mikhailovskoye, Trigorskoye and Petrovskoye, associated with the work of the famous Russian poet Alexander Pushkin.
Here surrounded by beautiful nature, the ancient land of Pskov were created: a tragedy "Boris Godunov", the novel "Eugene Onegin", the poem "Count Nulin" and "the Gypsies" , written poem "I remember a wonderful moment" and many others!
Pushkinskie Gory (also can be called Pushgory or Pushkin Hills) is a large open-air museum around the former Alexander Pushkin's family mansion. Its area includes several villages, each having a mansion and a park, surrounding forests, and riverside landscape. There is also a settlement with the same title nearby. Silent alleys of picturesque parks, astonishing views at traditional Russian scenery, and the total atmosphere of early 19th century - everything makes this place a perfect destination for those who want to explore the incredible beauty of hidden Russia.
During our two-day tour you will get acquainted with creativity of the poet and will visit the house Museum of Pushkin. The villages of Petrovskoe and Mikhailovskoe were the familiar property of Alexander Pushkin's ancestry since 18th century. In 1817 Pushkin visited the place for the first time and was completely charmed by it. Afterwards he spent here 2 years being in exile after his disfavour at the capital. Here he wrote a significant part of his poetry, which became Russian and international legacy, including the part of Eugeny Onegin poem. The museum was founded in 1922 by Bolsheviks, who decided to preserve Pushkin's cultural heritage from peasant disorders occured after 1917 revolution. The mansions suffered greatly from fire and were carefully renovated in 20th century.
We will also visit the home of his babysitter, the tomb of the Great poet in Svyatogorsky monastery. Our guide will tell you about the life of the Pskov peasants.You are welcome!
Why you should choose this tour:
-Our modern buses with large panoramic windows will allow you to observe the must-see attractions of Mikhailovskoye, Trigorskoye & Petrovskoye villages.
-Our professional licensed guide will give you a lot of interesting information about the life and work of the poet.
-Our optimal travel route allows you to see the main Pushkin places including the Svyatogorsky monastery.
-Great opportunity to take memorable pictures while walking along the Alley of Anna Kern.
Price includes entrance tickets to museum, hotel accomodation + breakfast.
Bus tour to Pushkinskie Gory is an excellent choice to get acquainted with the work of Alexander Pushkin! Buy your tickets online without any fee & a queue. It takes just a few minutes. You don't need to print a ticket, just show it from your mobile device!
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August: 01, 08, 15, 22, 29
September: 05, 12, 19, 26
October: 03, 10, 17, 24, 31
Departure at 07:30 a.m. (arrival at ~10:30 p.m. on the 2-d day).
Duration: 2 days.
Place of departure:
Place of departure/arrival: Zvenigorodskaya str. 5 (m.station "Zvenigorodskaya"). 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.