Pskov Dale – Day 4: Pushkin Mountains

Did you know that there is the same Lukomorye, about which the famous Russian poet Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin wrote? And the place that so much inspired the master of the word for fairy tales and the works that became the golden fund of Russian literature, even marked on the map? Today you will have the opportunity to see these magical places. You'll get to a picturesque village called Pushkin's Mountains, which can be called a whole museum-reserve. There are also picturesque panoramas, three museum estates, dear to the heart of the poet, and other sights.
Pskov Dale
Travel distance by car: 203 km.Travel distance on foot: 0 km.Visiting: Pskov, Ostrov, Pushkinskiye Gory, Bugrovo, Petrovskoye, Zabolot'ye

Trip duration: 6 days

Darina Frantz

Музей-усадьба «Петровское»


This is a family estate of the ancestors of Alexander Pushkin. These lands were presented by Empress Elizabeth in 1742 to the great-grandfather of the poet Abram Petrovich Hannibal. Here the poet often met with his cousin Peter Abramovich, interested in the history of his kind and the history of Russia. Mode of operation: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00, Monday's a day off.

Музей-усадьба «Михайловское»


This is the ancestral estate of A.S. Pushkin's mother, his poetic homeland. There are more than seventy historical and cultural monuments on the territory of the Pushkinsky Reserve. Mode of operation: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 - 17:00, Monday's a day off.



It's time for lunch and some rest. In the menu of this restaurant you will find a large selection of European and Russian dishes.

Hotel Sokolikha

Музей «Пушкинская деревня»


A unique museum called "Pushkinskaya village" is located in the village Bugrovo near the river Lugovka. In addition to the peasant house there are yard buildings, a barn, sheds, sheds and much more. Many items of peasant life of the first half of the XIX century can be seen and touched here with your own hands. You will get acquainted with folk crafts and trades, you will see how the Pskov peasant's dwelling was arranged and what his life consisted of. Monday's a day off.

Могила А. С. Пушкина

Historic Sites

Make a stop here and pay tribute to the memory of the great Russian poet Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin.

Gazpromneft filling station #42

It's a great trip, isn't it? And to make it dynamic, come to the Gazpromneft filling station, take water and a snack.



The road was long and quite tiring. It's time to get some rest and finally have dinner. Look at today's photos and just smile. It's been a beautiful day. In this cozy restaurant, guests are advised to try meat dishes, cooked on open fire.

Hotel Sokolikha

Rest and get some sleep! And remember, tomorrow is another no less interesting day of travel.