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Two tourist routes of the project "Silver necklace" in the Leningrad region  05.03.2018 12:10

In the Leningrad region, two new tourist routes will appear in the interregional historical and cultural project "Silver necklace of Russia", the press service of the regional government reports.

"The tourist route" From the Varangians to the Greeks" will pass along the Karelian Isthmus and will present you the roads where there was the ancient trade route." Cruise to the Old Russian Capital Staraya Ladoga " supposes a water trip to the village of Staraya Ladoga - the pearl of the Leningrad region - across the Ladoga Lake, with the stop in the Volkhov River", the report said.

Thus, in the Year of tourism in the Leningrad region the number of routes of the project will increase to 12.

Currently, there are 10 thematic routes on the territory of the region which have extension in the neighboring regions of the Russian Federation (Pskov, Novgorod, Vologda and Karelia), also included in the project.