On a cycling holiday in the vicinity of Moscow
The undisputed heart of Russia is of course its capital Moscow, which is considered Europe’s largest metropolis region with its surrounding suburbs. But already after a short journey behind the city walls a native scenery starts with little villages and unspoilt nature providing wonderful and idyllic surroundings for your cycling holiday. With our guided cycling tour you explore this area and visit ancient monasteries as well as other sights. You will follow the course of the river Volga and you will also learn on the side cooking skills Russian bonne femme. After a few days spent in the Tver region with a visit to the old part of town, which was partly planned and built by Cathrine the Great, you keep following the river to Yurievskoe. After a detour to the Moscow canal you will leave the magnificent Volga shores with a heavy heart and continue through pine forests and wide fields to Sergijew Possad.