Russian village, temples and meadows
A wonderful tour for those who want to combine active rest with the silence of Russian forests and fields. Horseback riding, rafting, excursion to the old town of Galich - all this is included in the tour. Home Russian cuisine will not leave anyone indifferent. Water-horse route. 4 days – rafting, 3 days – horse riding routes. Depending on weather conditions: 3 days-rafting, 4 days-horse riding routes. The river is a small plain, with forest overgrown banks, clear waters, underwater springs. The river bed in some places has several high-speed channels, skirting Islands and dams. Horseback riding with a return to the guest house and rest in comfort.
7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS;
Radial walks on horses;
River rafting on boats;
This tour is ideal for beginners with no riding experience and lovers of hikes and unity with nature, as the horses move only in steps;
Excursion of the old town and the abandoned Church;
Many Russian villages and lakes;
During the tour you will be accompanied by an interpreter;
Аccommodation: 6 days - comfortable accommodation in a country house and 1 day - overnight in tents
Horse riding: 2 hours for 3 days
Food: Delicious homemade meals cooked with much love
Spoken languages: English, Russian
Tour start dates: May: 01, 10, 20
June: 01, 10, 20
July: 01, 10, 20
August: 01, 10, 20
September: 01, 10, 20
October: 01, 10, 20
November: 01, 10, 20...
Available all year.
transfer from Moscow to base by train and car,
transfer from base to Moscow airport by car and train,
3 daily meals;
horses and equestrian equipment,
excursion to Galich.
Price: $800 or 750 euro or 650 pounds
0 day - Arrival in Moscow – transfer to Galich - transfer from Galich to the base.
1st day - We meet tourists at the station in Galich (Kostroma region). Transfer to Mikhailovskoye village (15 min.) to the horse base. Breakfast. Coaching, accommodation, instructors. Get camping equipment, tools alloy, Fees. Lunch. Transfer to the beginning of the route (30 km). Beginning of alloy. Late Parking, exchange of first impressions and tales from the conductor. Dinner on the fire.
2nd-3rd day - Rafting is carried out slowly, as there are always habitats of beavers, which can be observed and photographed. The banks are wooded. A winding river bed, with an ever-changing landscape. Evening gatherings by the fire. Or return to Mikhailovskoye.
4rd day - Continuation of the alloy to the gathering place. Photo on memory. Removal from the route, transfer to the village of Mikhailovskoye. Accommodation at the horse base in a cozy hotel. Bathhouse. Home-cooked dinner. Rest.
5th day - Breakfast. Tour of the stables. Briefing. We ride horses and go for the first trial walk around the neighborhood, climb to the highest point of the city with a panorama of lake Galich. Return. Lunch. Free time. Rural working hour. Supper.
6th day - Breakfast. We saddle horses, riding to places of forgotten villages and lonely churches. Visiting the places of moose and wild boar stay. (2-4 hours depending on the preparedness of the group of riders). Return. Rest. Lunch. Care and communication with horses. Evening stories in the living room at the Russian stove. Supper.
7th day - Breakfast. Riding to the historical sites of the ancient settlement of Galich. Sightseeing walking tour of the historical center of Galich. A walk to the ancient earthen ramparts of the settlement, where the city lies at your feet, and the lake continues the urban landscape with its endless horizon. Lunch. Exchange of photo applications. Farewell to horses. Supper. Departure to the station. Departure to Moscow.
In your free time on the territory of the horse base can be organized:
Swings, big giants, Billiards (American pool), archery on target, Board games,
Photo shoot in folk costumes,
Help on the farmstead (goats, chickens),
Help at the stables, feeding horses.
Outdoor activities: swimming, sunbathing, volleyball, towns, riding or kayaking, Biking, Hiking for mushrooms and berries, fishing and much more.
All available entertainment on site-free of charge.