Religious Sites in Side Trips from Moscow

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Religious Sites in Side Trips from Moscow

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Avraamiyev (Abraham) Monastery
Founded at the end of the 11th century on the...
Religious Sites Rostov
 
Candle of Yaroslavl
The 100-foot-tall "candle" is actually a belfry...
Religious Sites Yaroslavl
 
Cathedral of St. Dmitri
Andrei Bogolyubsky was succeeded by Vsevolod III,...
Religious Sites Vladimir
 
Cathedral of the Assumption
The huge, boxy outline and golden domes rise high...
Religious Sites Vladimir
 
Cathedral of the Transfiguration
Construction began on this 12th-century limestone...
Religious Sites Pereslavl-Zalessky
 
Church of Elijah the Prophet
The mid-17th-century Church of Elijah the Prophet...
Religious Sites Yaroslavl
 
Church of St. John the Baptist
Although it looks as though it's made from wood,...
Religious Sites Yaroslavl
 
Church of the Epiphany
The large, redbrick, blue-cupola Church of the...
Religious Sites Yaroslavl
 
Church of the Intercession on the Nerl
Andrei's greatest creation and arguably the most...
Religious Sites Vladimir
 
Churches of St. Lazarus and St. Antipy
Walking north from the kremlin on ulitsa Lenina,...
Religious Sites Suzdal
 
Convent of the Intercession
In addition to being a religious institution,...
Religious Sites Suzdal
 
Goritsky Monastyr
This fortresslike monastery, high on a hill...
Religious Sites Pereslavl-Zalessky
 
Monastery of St. Yefim
The tall brick walls and 12 towers of this...
Religious Sites Suzdal
 
Monastery of the Feast of the Deposition of the Robe
Rising 236 feet high, the bell tower in the...
Religious Sites Suzdal
 
Monastery of the Transfiguration of the Savior
Surrounded by white, 10-foot-thick walls, this...
Religious Sites Yaroslavl
 
New Jerusalem Monastery
Nikon (1605–81), patriarch of the Russian...
Religious Sites New Jerusalem Monastery
 
St. Jacob's Dmitriyev Monastery
Dominating the ensemble along the lakefront and...
Religious Sites Rostov
 
Suzdal kremlin
The dominant monument in the kremlin, which may...
Religious Sites Suzdal
 
Troitse-Sergieva Lavra
Sergius of Radonezh (1314–92), who would later...
Religious Sites Sergiev-Posad (Zagorsk)

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