'Golden Ring' - the most popular and most famous brand of Russian tourism for nearly 50 years. The route with this name was established in the late 1960s.
The best way to learn the peculiarities of the Russian character, to get acquainted with the main turning points of the country's history and to feel the unique Russian provincial way of life is a trip to the cities of the Golden Ring, conveniently located a few hours drive from Moscow.
According to a large number of historians, local history buffs and historians of the Russian art, the Golden Ring consists of eight cities: Sergiev Posad, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Rostov Veliky, Yaroslavl, Kostroma, Ivanovo, Suzdal and Vladimir. Recently, Kasimov (15th century Tatar khanate) was also included in the list of the top cities of the Golden Ring.
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relaxing in Blue Lagoon ponds, driving Golden Circle and Ring Road, diving the Silfra Fissure, hiking Glaciers and , of course, visiting Reykjavik.