The Golden Ring, Russia is one of the most interesting tourist routes in the Russian Federation. The term Golden Ring was introduced in the second half of the twentieth century. It unites six regions around Moscow: Vladimir, Ivanovo, Kostroma, Tver, Yaroslavl and Moscow regions.
Suzdal is a historic town and a very important tourist center.
The most important sight of Sergiev Posad is the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius. It is enlisted in the UNESCO's World Heritage List.
Rostov Veliky is one of the oldest towns in Russia, it is nearly three centuries older than Moscow.
Yaroslavl is a big Russian city, founded by the Prince Yaroslavl the Wise in the middle ages. It is located to the north-east of Moscow on the Volga River.
Kostroma is a historic city of the Golden Ring of Russia, located at the confluence of the Volga and Kostroma Rivers.
vladimir is a historical town of the Golden Ring of Russia. It is famous for ancient cathedrals and churches.