RURAL TOURISM

SEASON NOVELTY!

We bring to your attention the new project of company "Volga-tour"! How to weave a flax, how to mow a grass or milk a cow, and a healthy sleep on a mow or on the furnace in Russian log hut, mushrooms, berries, fresh air — continuous health and positive emotions!

WHAT IS THE RURAL TOURISM?

  • Participation in flax processing at the operating enterprise;
  • A trip in the field where flax grows;
  • Participation in a haymaking or hay cleaning;
  • Cowmilking, tasting of pair milk with rural bread;
  • Excursion to an apiary with tasting of honey and fragrant tea from Russian samovar;
  • In the autumn - harvesting;
  • Visiting of a farm, an apiary;
  • A Russian cuisine master class (Russian Russian cabbage soup, pies, porridge, kissel);
  • Weeding of a kitchen garden (summer);
  • A splitting of fire wood, a furnace fire chamber;
  • Gathering of mushrooms and berries in wood (summer, autumn).

EXCLUSIVE. RURAL TOURISM IN POSHEKHONIYE

Poshekhoniye - is the ancient and picturesque place, northern Venice of Yaroslavl region. Here it is possible to walk on quays of the rivers Pertomka and Soga, to rise on a belltower of the Troitsk cathedral, whence, from height of 75 metres the magnificent view opens. Poshekhonie is the city of five rivers and seven bridges, that is why WATERMAN lives here, he will give everyone a good advice, will read orders, will be photographed for memory with the visitors. And the superfashionable FRIGHT will sing fervent chastooshkas, will amuse, will play and will dance with visitors.

THE COUNTRY OF COUNCILS

You will take part in collective farm board meeting, you will enter in pioneers organization. In the summer you will go on hay preparation in the field on tractor. You will eat in the real "Soviet" dining room. And the end of this nostalgic travel is the picnic with shish kebabs and delicious fish-soup made on fire.

HOW THE SHIRT HAS GROWN IN THE FIELD

From skilled workers of Poshekhoniye you will know about cultivation of flax and take part in manufacturing processes, spinning and weaving of flax. From songs and humourous catchphrases you will learn, how the shirt has grown in the field. And you will even visit the flax factory.

MUSEUM OF THE FORGOTTEN VILLAGES

You will be met by Kolodinsky scandal-mongers with jokes, humourous catchphrases, games and naughty chastooshkas. You will visit the Aleksandrovsky spring and will meet the rural priest. You will treat with newly-baked bread, pies and house dainties.

HEALTH TRACK

On the river Uhra TREE CITIZENS OF POSHEKHONIYE meet the visitors. "Poshehony-odd fellows" tell jokes about themselves and treat with "Dusheparka" - exclusive local drink. Then you will go on excursion to ancient manor of well-known patron of art Merkurij Komarov in village Voshchikovo.
For maintenance of forces, you are waited by «Health Track»: special zone of ecotherapy where your heels will absorb in themselves curative power of Poshehonsky edge!

CULINARY SCHOOL

The DINNER in the open air or in Russian log hut (depends on weather) during which you will see the master class on preparation of fish-soup under the special recipe!

“FIELD, RUSSIAN FIELD...”

  • Participation in haymaking or cleaning of hay;
  • Cowmilking, tasting of pair milk with rural bread;
  • Excursion to apiary with tasting of honey and fragrant tea from Russian samovar.

RESIDING AT RURAL HOUSES

Cities: Uglich, Gavrilov, Poshehone.
Villages: Vjatsky, Great, Zabolote.

We are glad to offer you placing in the real Russian log huts where everything breathes with Russian spirit: openwork curtains on window, cat on oven, homespun grandmother's carpets, the lacy cloths, photos which have turned yellow from time, ancient lockers – everything here reminds of how there lived our ancestors. Icons stand in red corner. And how cosy it is to get warm in the cold winter evening at warm Russian oven!
Well, and it is final, hospitable owners won't leave visitors without entertainment. Everything that they have they will submit on table! And local berry liqueur – you can drink as much as you want! The fervent accordion will begin to sound and feet will break into a dance. You will help around the house, combining residing with the excursion program. This offer can be used and as summer country rest for all family: clean air, bathing in small river, fishing, walks on wood...
Residing conditions: houses with owners, 1-2 bedrooms for placing in the house, without conveniences / partial conveniences. It is possible both for individual tourists, and for groups.

CULINARY DUEL

Cities: Poshekhoniye, Gavrilov, Uglich, Yaroslavl.
Villages:Martinovo, Ivashkovo, Zabolote, Vjatsky.

MAKE THE DINNER TO ITSELF
Unique possibility to learn to prepare in Russian oven!

The merchant lady will treat you with “khrenovukha”, dainties, will bring notable chunk of newly-baked bread with salmon or fat. Now, with full stomach it is possible to cook. You will learn how to prepare buckwheat cereal with meat in pots and fragrant pies in Russian oven. Jokes-humourous catchphrases and singing will help to brighten up expectation — and here is worthy compensation — the dinner is ready! Come to table, try with us what god has sent!

WE SALT CUCUMBERS
The most popular Russian snack made with your own hands!

You not only learn the confidential recipe of preparation the tastiest crackling cucumbers, but also can independently participate in full process of salting of cucumbers! And certainly you will take home salty delicacy!

DAY OF JAM
We prepare the most popular Russian dessert in the Gavrilov-Yam, Poshekhoniye, Vjatskoe, and in Yaroslavl

In the beginning of the XIX-th century, jam was one of accessories of the “beautiful life”. In the rich house the table was decorated not less than with three tens of crystal bowls with the diversejams. Jam preparation is creative enough and celebratory activity. And that there are desired skins at the cooking final stage! We offer you all secrets and the best recipes of jam from raspberry, cherries, bilberries. Also don't forget to take away a jam jar!