Trinity Monastery of St. Sergius Tour
Trinity Lavra at Sergiev Posad General View
Lavra Main Square
Ringer at work at Trinity Lavra
Restored Dining (Trapezny) Temple at Lavra
The Altar at Assumption Cathedral of Trinity Lavra
An icon-painted arch in Trinity Lavra
Sergiev Posad, Trinity Monastery, Aerial View
Discover the spiritual heart of Russia! Explore the uniqueness of this province!
The heart of Orthodox Christianity, the magnificent Trinity Monastery of St. Sergius is an architectural ensemble of incredible churches peppered around the landmark. The monastery welcomes guests to meet centuries of Russian religious experience. Bored with the tiring big city routine and posh modern museums? Well, a one-day religious trip to Sergiev Posad will become a refreshing drink for your thirsty soul!
IN PEAK SUMMER SEASON:
Please be advised to avoid an early start (before noon) if possible for having more authentic experience at the Monastery, as it is less crowded in the afternoon.
Tour out of town by commuter train.
- Town of Sergiev Posad (introductury tour)
- Trinity Monastery of St. Sergius Grounds (visit)
- Assumption Cathedral (visit)
- Trinity Church (visit)
- Church of the Holy Spirit (visit, if open)
Do you want to rest from hustling and bustling Moscow? Seeking to experience the true Russian province? Don’t miss visiting a World Heritage site at one of the charming ancient cities of the Golden Ring - Sergiev Posad.
After reaching the city, you will be stunned by the difference of the architecture and way of life. The city has quite a few historic monuments, but the most outstanding and outshining others is the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius. You will be mesmerized by this architectural complex. Azure cupola of cathedrals, five-layered bell tower, multitude of historical and art artefacts will create an unforgettable impression! Feel the awe by looking at the oldest icons in Russia. Learn a lot about the history that deeply intertwined with the past of this most important monastery in Russia.A true submersion into ancient Russia! Want to know more about this historical monastery? Read our latest article about Tinity Monastery of St. Sergius and the ancient town of Sergiev Posad.