Non-tourist places and a creative manor – Day 1: Very strange places.

Ladies and gentlemen, today in the program: a monument to a tractor, a giant excavator, a white mountain formed as a result of fertilizer production - by the way, a great place for taking pictures, if you choose the right angle and keep secret the place where the pictures were taken. Ah, in the evening, to add a pinch of adequacy to the journey, let's look at the ancient architecture of Egoryevsk.
Non-tourist places and a creative manor
Travel distance by car: 170 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Yegor'yevsk, Kotlyakovo, Voskresensk, Bronnitsy, Shil'kovo

Trip duration: 2 days

Olesya Ponomaryova


Skoda Octavia

I Love Burger

Burger Joints

On the way to the first location there is an excellent burger room with high rating, and the atmosphere and quality is not worse than in the center of Moscow. Excellent opportunity to have a quick and tasty meal.

Памятник Трактору

Monuments / Landmarks

Have you ever seen a monument to a tractor? Yes, there is! And it's just in your way. You don't have to stay long, but you can stop for a rest and take commemorative photos.

white Mountain

A big mountain with a flat top. White both in winter and summer. It's all made of phosphogypsum, a waste mineral fertilizer production. Not the most romantic place, of course, but the purpose of the trip is to see the most unusual things!

Шагающий экскаватор

Monuments / Landmarks

Another non-tourist place, the Lopatinsky mine. There is an abzetzer - a multi-bucket excavator on gooseberries. Such a swing can load 6 trains a day! For a couple of hundred rubles the duty officer will take you inside and arrange a mini excursion. You can climb on the arrow and watch the machine work.

Свято-Троицкий Мариинский монастырь


You can spend the night in Egoryevsk, in one of the hotels or apartments. Before dinner we suggest you to walk around the city and see the beautiful Holy Trinity Mariinsky Monastery.

Шварц Кайзер

Gastropubs, Beer Bars

Dinner - in a cozy gastropub. Delicious and nourishing, who is not driving, can supplement the dinner with a glass of beer, the menu has a large selection of drinks.

Gazpromneft Gas Station #186

Gazprom Neft's filling station network No. 186 sells fuel from Gazprom Neft's own refineries: AI-92, AI-95, improved fuel "Diesel Opti", as well as premium G-Drive 95, G-Drive 100, and liquefied hydrocarbon gas.