View from the Volga river to the Church of Varvara and the wooden temple on Mount Levitan
Private Plyos tours will unfold a picturesque city before your eyes, a town that has inspired numerous Russian landscape painters, writers and musicians. It offers breathtaking views and simply begs to be captured on canvas, which perhaps is why there are so many museums in Plyos. You will embark on a journey through the world of art by visiting Plyos Museum-Reserve, a delightful grouping of three museums. The most popular of the three is Levitan Museum, where the painter Isaac Levitan lived and worked during his fruitful "Plyos period", from which he rose to worldwide fame. Additional highlights include Cathedral Mountain, from where you can enjoy an amazing view of historic Plyos and the Volga River. Private Plyos tours are truly a journey of inspiration into a world of art.
The history, ancient architecture, and traditional culture of Russia’s famous “Golden Ring” travel – discover all this and more on our 9-day North-west Golden Ring Tour from Moscow.
Moscow, Rostov Veliky, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Yaroslavl, Myshkin, Uglich, Kostroma, Plyos
Details9 Days | All year round from US$ 1,740 per person
Discover impressive historical and religious monuments in Moscow and the Golden Ring cities of Ivanovo, Suzdal, and Vladimir, while learning about traditional art and crafts such as Ivanovo chintz and Palekh lacquer painting on 10-day Golden Ring tour.
Moscow, Ivanovo, Plyos, Volgorechensk, Palekh, Shuya, Suzdal, Vladimir
Details10 Days | All year round from US$ 2,190 per person
10-day Moscow to St. Petersburg tour is a journey through time encompassing Russia’s ancient, Imperial, Soviet, and modern history. Starting in the national capital of Moscow, explore the medieval “Golden Ring” city of Ivanovo and its fascinating surrounding towns, before ending in Peter the Great’s elegant masterpiece of St. Petersburg.
Moscow, Ivanovo, Plyos, Volgorechensk, Palekh, Shuya, St. Petersburg
Details10 Days | All year round from US$ 1,760 per person
Explore six of the eight principal Golden Ring cities on this 2-week extended tour from Moscow. Visit fortresses, monasteries, churches, museums, and many other impressive architectural and historical monuments.
Moscow, Rostov Veliky, Borisoglebsk, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Yaroslavl, Myshkin, Uglich, Kostroma, Plyos, Suzdal, Vladimir
Details13 Days | All year round from US$ 2,685 per person
Our most extensive two-week Golden Ring tour, covering seven of the eight main cities on Russia’s legendary Golden Ring. Take a full 2 weeks to discover the history, architecture, and culture of these impressive medieval cities, as well as visiting atmospheric small towns and the unparalleled Moscow and St. Petersburg.
Moscow, Sergiev Posad, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Rostov Veliky, Borisoglebsk, Yaroslavl, Myshkin, Uglich, Kostroma, Plyos, Suzdal, Kideksha, Vladimir, St. Petersburg
Details15 Days | All year round from US$ 3,085 per person