Veliky Novgorod is one of the oldest Russian cities with a great number of well-preserved historic monuments. The museum in Novgorod Kremlin hosts valuable collections of birch bark manuscripts and Orthodox icons. Vitoslavlitsy museum of wooden architecture is well worth visiting. Other travel destinations in Novgorod province include Valdai National Park, town of Staraya Russa with Dostoevsky house-museum and Old-believers’ village of Lyakova. We have a classic day trip from St. Petersburg to Novgorod. If you want in-depth experience, please feel free to request a tailor-made 2-day or longer Novgorod tour.