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My company VPTHEBEST TOUR provides individual and group excursions In Moscow and Golden Ring. It could be done either by foot, by car or by bus. Contact me to order and organise the tour.

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Excursion to New Jerusalem & Monastery of St. Sabbas

New Jerusalem + St.Sabba Monastery

Russia has long been the home of the Orthodox Church. So it is no wonder that you will find some of the most amazing architectural wonders of Orthodox Church in and near Moscow. If you want to look at Russian religious architecture. And also just want to see the historical monasteries, this tour offers an ideal excursion.

New Jerusalem Monastery

The New Jerusalem Monastery is a huge religious complex. The most remarkable and convenient is that the Monastery is located near Moscow.

Completed in the 17th century, this historical monastery is an architectural marvel and offers endless attractions for tourists.

The monastery was founded as the residence of Patriarch Nikon. First of all, it is worth noting that the monastery is located near the beautiful Istra River. And the architecture of the monastery is modeled after the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem.

The main building of the monastery comprises of multiple churches, all under a single roof and spread over a huge area. The most significant of these is the stunning Cathedral of Resurrection. There is also an unusual underground church.

St. Sabba Monastery

The St. Sabba Monastery is located near Moscow at a beautiful hilly area. The monastery dates back to the 15th century and was constructed at the behest of Prince Yuri.

The stand-out feature of St Sabba Monastery is that it’s an incredibly peaceful site. You can take a leisurely look at the monastic life here. And also take a stroll through the beautiful rolling hills and take in picturesque forests and meadows.

Also there is another amazing sight of the monastery – a small cafe and bakery, located in one of the monastery towers. The café and bakery offer delicious Russian treats.

In conclusion, it can be said that a tour of the monasteries of New Jerusalem is a great place to travel. This is one of the most noteworthy routes.

Tour Duration: 10+ hours

Transportation options: Car, mini-van, mini-bus or bus (depending on the size of your group)

Basic Cost: 18000 Rub for 1-2 persons (Transport via car)

For larger groups, of 3-4 persons or more, other transportation options and costs apply.

Basic Cost covers:

Travel by car and an English-speaking guide and translator. It is very important that a guide with a deep knowledge of local history, cultural sites and tourist places

Jerusalem Monastery + St. Sabba Monastery

My company VPTHEBEST TOUR provides individual and group excursions In Moscow and Golden Ring. It could be done either by foot, by car or by bus. Contact me to order and organise the tour.

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