Motorcycle Tour over the Golden Ring. Northern Route. Suzdal, Yaroslavl, Lake Seliger, Valday

Book the tour — 19 Jul - 28 Jul

11 Days Motorcycle Tour over the Golden Ring. Northern Route

  • Dates: summer months, June, July, August. Please take a look at the calendar for more info
  • Duration – 11 days
  • Total mileage – 1950 km
  • Roads – 90% asphalt, 10% paved road
  • Price is 3950 EURO (+1950 EURO for passenger, +550 EURO for single room accommodation, +350 EUR for R1200GS)
  • Price if you ride your own bike – 2550  EURO 

Price includes:

  • Transfer to/from the hotel
  • Bike rent: BMW F700GS, F800GS, R1200GS or R1200GS Adv
  • Accommodation in 3-4* hotels
  • Breakfasts
  • Gas
  • Tour guiding
  • Bike insurance 
  • Entry tickets to places of interest

Price does not include:

  • Air tickets to Russia
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Medical insurance
  • Personal expenses

Route: where we would go

Moscow – Suzdal – Ples – Yaroslavl – Valday – Seliger – Moscow

 

Day 1. Arriving to Moscow

We will meet you in the airport and arrange transfer to the hotel. After check-in and some rest we meet for a welcome dinner. You will drink a shot of Russian vodka and we try Olivie Salat. Plus we give you all info about the tour.

Day 2. Moscow city tour

Red Square, Kremlin, Moscow Metro, Arbat Street and many other interesting places are waiting for you today. It will be mostly walking day, plus we will use some public transport to see how local people live.

Day 3. Moscow city tour

One more day we spend in the capital of Russia.There are still plenty of interesting places to visit. There are beautiful museum, cathedrals, central Gorky Park, local market, the Sparrow Hills with probably best view of the city and Night Wolves motorcycle clubhouse. You must see it with your own eyes. 

Day 4. Moscow – Suzdal, 300 km

We avoid a big state road and take Schelkovskoye highway to go to Suzdal via lots of small interesting towns, including Kolchugino and Yuriev-Polskiy. Upon arrival we check in a private guest house, leave the motorcycles and go for a walk. It’s peaceful and quite here in the evening, when the majority of tourists leave the town. Later we go to the Russian bath and try home-made food.

Day 5. Suzdal – Ples – Yaroslavl, 300 km

In the morning we go to Ples. We’ll take a boat tour on Volga, will see Medvedev’s summer house, walk to the ancient wooden church. We will also visit Levitan’s museum and try local smoked fish. Next we go to Yaroslavl via Kostroma. After checking-in we go to the city center, which was rebuild a couple years ago as the city celebrated its 1,000th birthday.

Day 6. Yaroslavl – Uglich – Tver – Valday, 530 km

Today we go to Valday, trying to avoid big and bad roads as much as possible. After a long riding we will relax in Russian bath, swim in the lake and drink local beer.

Day 7. Valday, 100 km

Today we leave all our belongings in the hotel and discover the places around Valday. First stop is Iverskiy men monastery, one of the most well-known in Russia. It was built in 1653 by Nikon. Next we will look for old military bases and wellsprings with mineral water.

Day 8. Valday, 100-200 km

Another relaxed day on Valday. We will go shortly to Novgorod the Great, Staraya Rusa and Demyansk. There we will visit the WWII museum and hear some fascinating stories.

Day 9. Valday – Seliger,  230 km

Seliger is not just one lake, but several lakes together, situated in Tver and Novgorod areas. Today we go there and see the origins of Volga river and Nilova Pustyn.

Day 10. Seliger – Moscow, 370 km

We go back to the capital via Rzhev, Ruza and Zvenigorod. We will have a chance to swim and drink local kvas in Savvino-Storozhevskiy Monastery. In the evening we have a farewell dinner in best Moscow beer restaurant.

Day 11. Leaving Moscow

Transfer to the airport

Book the tour — 19 Jul - 28 Jul