Church of St. Righteous John of Kronstadt. St. George's Church of the 15th century. The famous village of Upper Mandrogi.. Sketch of St. Andrew the First Called. Nikolsky Men's Monastery. .

Ancient temples and monasteries of the Leningrad region

I suggest you go on a trip to the Leningrad region and admire the architectural diversity of this area. We will get acquainted with the masterpieces of wooden architecture and see one of the oldest preserved buildings in Russia.

Ancient temples and monasteries of the Leningrad region

3 days itinerary by Anastasia Baklanova - History and Culture, Arts and Creativity - Car, 2 Hotels

Road Trip Categories: History and Culture, Arts and Creativity

Day 1: St. Petersburg - Shlisselburg - Old Ladoga

We will see the most beautiful wooden churches in the Leningrad region. We will visit the Red Square. No, not in Moscow. And visit the place where, according to legend, Prince Oleg died of his horse.
Visiting: Podberezh'ye, Issad, Staraya Ladoga, Kobona, Korkino, Shlissel'burg, Centralniy, Shcheglovo, Selivanovo Pervoye

Day 2: Upper Mandrogs

Have you ever been to a village that is made exclusively for tourists? Today we will visit such a tourist village and get acquainted with local entertainment. And then we will get to St. George's Church, which was built in XV century and is considered one of the oldest in Europe.
Visiting: Lodeynoye Pole, Podberezh'ye, Verkhniye Mandrogi, Rodionovo, Domozhirovo

Day 3: On the way to St. Petersburg

Today we will visit two most curious monasteries: Holy Trinity Alexander Svirsky Monastery and Vvedeno-Oyatsky Nunnery. And we will finish our journey in a cozy restaurant "Nektarin".
Visiting: Lodeynoye Pole, Centralniy, Chegla, Staraya Sloboda, Kirovsk, Kudrovo