Izborsk Tours take you to the very origins of Russia, where ancient monuments dot the landscape of a city which practically doubles as a museum. Discover the towers of Izborsk Fortress, peel away layers of history at Izborsk State Museum-Reserve and step into 19th-century life in the former merchants’ homes of Museum Quarter. Fall under the spell of the region’s mysterious Slovensky Springs before basking in the serenity at Truvor Settlement and the crystal lake favored by swans in Izborsko-Malskaya Valley. Round off your trip at a local monastery which has been welcoming novices since the 15th century.
Izborsk Tours are a joint experience of ancient Russia and the pacifying landscapes which still grace the region.
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