Levitanovsky landscape: Ivanovo – Ples – Palekh

Ivanovo, Ples, Palekh... The local views inspired the most famous resident of these places, the artist Isaac Levitan, to create his most famous landscapes. 

Our four-day tour of the Levitan sites of central Russia will allow you to take a fresh look at the beauty of Central Russia, admire the paintings of the great artist that seemed to come to life.

This tour will introduce you to a wonderful corner of our country, where majestic temples, fascinating museums and places that inspired the most talented creators await you.

Location

Russia, Ivanovo
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US$ 286
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Duration
4 Days
3 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 26 – 29 Sep
    • 1 – 4 Nov
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    3 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 17 people
Minimum age
12 years old
Group meet at
Russia, Ivanovo
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Vacation in the outback
You will find gentle Russian nature, amazing landscapes, numerous parks and, of course, the Volga River
Fabulous souvenirs
You will be able to purchase souvenir works of art: the plots of folk epics, fairy tales and songs come to life in the works of Palekh masters
Cultural education
We will admire ancient and modern monuments, get acquainted with Levitan places and masterpieces of Russian painting

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Meeting. Getting to know the city

    Meeting with the guide at the railway station in Ivanovo.

    Sightseeing tour of Ivanovo.

    During the tour, we will see the famous Shchudrov Tent – the rarest monument of civil stone architecture of the XVII century., the central Revolution Square, the impressive buildings of the post office, the musical theater, the new circus, the Literary Square, where busts of Ivanovo poets who died during the war, the "Ship House" and "Bird House" are unusual monuments of the Soviet constructivism, the memorial complex "Krasnaya Talka" dedicated to the events of the first Russian Revolution, and much more.

    Visit to the St. Vvedensky Convent.

    The convent in the center of Ivanovo was founded relatively recently, in 1991, but the Vvedenskaya Church, which forms the basis of the monastery complex, is an ancient one, from the beginning of the XX century. 

    Lunch (paid separately).

    Excursion to the Museum of Ivanovo chintz.

    The museum is located in the ancestral home of Dmitry Gennadyevich Burylin, built in the early 20th century in the Art Nouveau style. The main exposition of the museum "Ivanovo textile. History and modernity" tells about the development of production from ancient times to the present day.

    Considering Ivanovo calico, one can see how folk art manifested itself in the artistic design of fabrics, trace the development of a special style, bright and elegant, inherent in Ivanovo fabrics.

    Accommodation in a hotel in the city center.

    Free time.

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  • Day 2 - Palekh Shuya
  • Day 3 - Museum-reserve of A.N. Ostrovsky – Kineshma
  • Day 4 - Ples is an open–air museum city
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    3 nights
Comfort
  • Midscale

The tour provides accommodation in hotels in comfortable rooms with amenities.

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the accommodation, RUB.:

Check-in datesDouble RoomSingle RoomTriple Room
March 7, September 26, November 124 90031 400
9th May24 90031 40024 900

3 complex meals according to the program – 2400 rubles.

The Tourist Hotel in Ivanovo 3 nights

The hotel complex "AMAKS Tourist Hotel" is located in the center of Ivanovo, in a picturesque park area and close to developed infrastructure. It offers Wi-Fi internet access, parking and tour service.

The room fund is represented by comfortable rooms, each of which includes everything necessary for a comfortable stay. It has comfortable furniture, modern appliances, and a private bathroom. The rooms offer a colorful view of the city.

The on-site restaurant offers a wide range of a la carte dishes. Guests can also visit the bar.

The train station is 1.5 km away and the airport is 7.3 km away. Within a 5-minute walk from the accommodation there are museums, the Palace of Arts, the circus, the shopping center "Silver City".

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 17 tourists
Minimum age
12 years old
Duration
4 days 3 nights
Group meets at
Russia, Ivanovo

Included in price

  • accommodation in hotels in comfortable rooms with amenities;
  • comfortable bus according to the program;
  • 3 breakfasts in hotels;
  • services of a tour guide according to the program;
  • guided tour service according to the program;
  • transfers from the railway station and to the railway station of Ivanovo.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to Ivanovo and back;
  • 3 set meals (optional) – 2,400 rubles;
  • radio equipment – 600 rubles;
  • entrance tickets to museums according to the program.

It's important to know

Are plane tickets included in the price of the tour?

Air and railway tickets are not included in the price of the tour. You can purchase them yourself or contact us for help.

Is insurance included in the price of the tour?

Dates and Prices

  • US$ 286
    26 – 29 Sep 4 days 3 nights
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  • US$ 286
    1 – 4 Nov 4 days 3 nights
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