Veliky Novgorod (or Novgorod) is one of the most ancient cities of Russia located in its North-West, emerged as a political center of Slavic and Fino-Ugric tribes in the mid-9th century, while as a town it was formed in the middle of the 10th century. The history of Novgorod is closely linked with all major stages in the life of the Russian state.
During one-day tour to Veliky Novgorod, you will learn ancient history of Russia. You will stroll around the Novgorod Kremlin, visit beautiful St. Sophia Cathedral and Orthodox monasteries. You will see the famous monument to the Millennium of Russia and unique open-air museum of wooden architecture "Vitoslavlitsy".