Travel to the capital of the Don Cossacks on a private sightseeing tour with your guide. You'll be picked up from Rostov-on-Don and travel to Novocherkassk. It was here that their elites such as the Cossack leaders, officers and other officials lived. Get to know more about the history, culture, and traditions of the Cossacks.
During a trip to Novocherkassk, you'll visit the Ascension Cathedral, which used to be one of the largest places of worship in the past and made in the new Byzantine architectural style. As you step inside, you'll see it is painted with frescoes, in addition to the iconostases, it also contains paintings that depict important events in the history of the Don Cossacks.
You'll visit the Ataman Palace and the Museum of the History of the Don Cossacks which will perfectly complement the city's history into your tour. See the collection of Don Cossacks relics such as banners, regimental standards, firearms, edged weapons and much more. The museum also holds memorial things of the Don Ataman Matvei Ivanovich Platov, the commander of the Don Cossacks. Take a look inside the Atamansky Palace, built in the classicism style, where the Tsar and the heirs to the throne stayed during their visits to Novocherkassk.
In addition to the museums and the temple, your professional guide will give you a sightseeing tour of Novocherkassk, during which you can admire the city's appearance, its 19th century architecture, the Triumphal Arches and walk along its streets and main squares. Book your tickets now to get a complete history of the Don Cossacks and learn all you can about the city.