Glass and Flame.
Gorokhovets – Vladimir – Gus – Khrustalniy – Ivanishchi village
For football fans arriving from Nizhniy Novgorod
9.00 a.m. Breakfast in Gorokhovets town. Arts and Crafts House. Gorokhovets toy’s painting master class. Painter will help to immerse you in the atmosphere of the Russian life of the last century. It will help you to learn elements how to paint traditional patterns. Treating to flavor herbal tea with baked buns. Visit to the souvenir shop.
13.00 p.m. Arrival in Vladimir. Check-in to hotel. Lunch.
14.00 p.m. Vladimir sightseeing guided tour: the Cathedral of St. Dimitriy, The Assumption Cathedral, The Golden Gates (exterior), a walk through Georgievskaya vehicle-free street. Excursion to the museum of glassmaking, embroidery and lacquered miniature boxes. Visit to Borodin’s smithy.
18.00 p.m. Dinner.
19.00 p.m. Free time. Overnight stop in Vladimir.
8.00 a.m. Breakfast. Check-out from the hotel. Departure to Gus – Khrustalniy.
9.30 a.m. Arrival in Gus – Khrustalniy. Visit to the Maltsov Crystal museum. Excursion to the Maltsov cut glass plant, knowledge of glass-blowers’s work. Gus – Khrustalniy sightseeing guided tour.
13.00 p.m. Lunch in “Maria Priymak’s coffeehouse”.
14.30 p.m. Moving to Ivanishchi village. Visit to “Gutnye promysly” factory (Free-blown glass crafts). Visit to the factory’s museum. Story about dawn of glassmaking. Excursion to the manufacture. Showing the process of glass vases’s making. Master class of making and decorating figured candles.
16.30 p.m. Visit to selling exhibition of factory products.
Contacts for booking:
Intourist, Leonova Mariya
Phone: +7 (495) 933-55-77 ex.30540
Mobile: +7 (915) 171 47 60
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