Переславль-Залесский (Pereslavl-Zalessky), Russia
Переславль-Залесский (Pereslavl-Zalessky) highlights
Beautifully located on Lake Pleshcheevo, Pereslavl-Zalessky is home to the Transfiguration Cathedral, where Prince Alexander Nevsky was baptized. Visitors can also take in the original boat created by Peter the Great in 1692.
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Last reviewed: 18 October 2019
Переславль-Залесский (Pereslavl-Zalessky) description
A lovely town founded in 1152 and located on the southeastern shore of Lake Pleshcheyevo at the mouth of the Trubezh River.
From 1688 to 1693, Peter the Great built his famous on Lake Pleshcheyevo for his own amusement, including the so-called Peter's little boat, which would be considered the forefather of the Russian fleet. The boat museum chronicles the history of the first Russian fleet and keeps one of the original model boats.
The town, part of the famous Golden Ring of Russia, features notable landmarks and architecture include six architecture complex convents and nine churches.
The town sits on the banks of Lake Pleschayevo, a large lake that draws tourists throughout the season.
Kite surfing is particularly popular, as is camping.
Переславль-Залесский (Pereslavl-Zalessky) related tours
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