INDUSTRIAL TOURISM «HOW IT IS MADE»

SEASON NOVELTY!

The new project of "Volga-tour" – how is made cheese, beer, valenki and enamel — is the unique acquaintance to secrets of Russian masters and excursion to the operating enterprises.

Yaroslavl

STRONG TRADITIONS

Intoxicated excursion to brewery will transfer you to the wonderful world of liked foamy drink. You can see all process of preparation of beer, glance in the tub where it wanders, learn, how and from what it is cooked, chew malt. And, of course, the logic end of excursion - tasting of different grades of fresh beer!

MAGIC VALENKIS

Fascinating and exotic excursion to factory of valenkis in Yaroslavl where almost nothing has changed from the date of its basis 100 years ago. Here it is possible to see, how valenkis – the symbol of Russia, are pulled out, beaten and even cooked, and all it is manually! After excursion there will be possibility to get the real Russian valenkis for memory.

LINEN COURT YARD

You will make travel in time and appear in court yard of the well-known all over the world Yaroslavl Big Manufactory where Peter I, Catherine II and many other eminent guests visited in due time.
On your arrival the heroes of century before last will meet you in clothes of that time, you will appear in the real houses of factory workers with farmyard and cherry garden where the mistress weaves dowry for the daughter, and the owner repairs his boots, you will drink tea under fervent chastooshkas and even will dance quadrille!
You will walk on the most beautiful Peter and Paul’s park, visit Peter and Paul's temple.

ON RAILS

You will know about the history of Northern railway, will see breadboard models of steam locomotives which can even be touched. You will see the scheme of all Northern railway with cities and villages, and the exposition of dolls in suits of workers of Northern railway.

TIRE FACTORY IS THE FIRST!

You will know about the history of Yaroslavl tire factory, its production of different years, and the exhibits presented to the enterprise. Here the first in the country trolley bus and the first domestic trucks have been made.

Rostov

BEAUTY FACTORY

You visit enamel factory where you will see how unique Rostov enamel is born, and interested persons can make souvenir with their own hands or buy products of eminent masters.

Rybinsk

BACK IN USSR

Excursion to the dam and sluices of Rybinsk hydroelectric power station, and also in museum of the flooded city Mologa where you will know about tragical destruction of legendary Mologa region and history of creation of "Volgolag" (a place for people subjected to repression in 30-40th, who built Rybinsk hydroelectric power station).
Excursion will open secrets of confidential object – the huge dam constraining power of the Rybinsk sea.

Uglich

CHEESE KINGDOM

You will visit the citadel of russian cheesemaking — the Scientific research institute of butter and cheese making where you will know many interesting facts from cookery history and the secrets of cheese consumption, and not only in words, but also by practical consideration - on taste, having tried samples of different grades of cheese. For cleanliness of experiment you will get a glass of white wine.
Only here, by the way, it is possible to try and get the real space cheese which is made for the Russian cosmonauts.

Gavrilov-Yam

RUSSIAN SILK

Exclusive excursion to the former factory of merchant Lokalov which, among other things, delivers production for company "IKEA". On your eyes the usual field flower turns to traditional Russian fabric the same way it was more than hundred years ago. Excursion will come to an end by visiting the firm shop of linen products «Russian flax».

Myshkin

RUSSIAN VALENKIS

You will visit the factory where you will know about unique manual production of ancient Russian footwear, and then you will go to the museum «Russian valenkis».

Poshekhoniye

HOW BABY-FISH WENT TO THE DAY NURSERY

Excursions on the fishfactory, the bakery, and also with possibility of tasting its production.

Kostroma

“OH, MY FLAX”

Unique possibility to know about the history of the Big Kostroma linen manufactory and to see the process of manufacturing textile products.