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Silver Necklace project of Russia’s North-West will be presented at the international level

Most famous and respectable Russian tour operators coordinating Silver Necklace project of Russia’s North-West arrived in Vologda to take part in the Gates to the North, an inter-regional event, show and exhibition for the tourism industry.

This time the focus of the Gates to the North is on Silver Necklace of Russia, a unique tourism product (brand) consisting of chain of routes crossing ancient Russian cities with unique historical and cultural heritage of Northwest Russia. The Silver Necklace of Russia is a tourist project across 11 regions of the Russian Federation.

The tourist project Silver Necklace of Russia covers the territories of Leningrad, Arkhangelsk, Vologda, Kaliningrad, Murmansk, Pskov, Novgorod regions, Saint Petersburg, the Republic of Karelia and the Komi Republic, Nenets Autonomous Okrug. Tourist routes of the project are not limited in terms of subject, sequence, duration.

Eight cities of the Vologda Region are part of the Silver Necklace of Russia project. They are Vologda, Cherepovets, Belozersk,Tot’ma, Veliky Ustyug, Vytegra, Kirillov and Ustyuzhna.

The joint project will focus on the tourist and recreational cluster. The Silver Necklace offers various types of tourism, including cultural and educational tours and pilgrimages, which are popular among Russian tourists.

During the exhibition in Vologda, the participants defined guidelines for further development of the tourist project.

In summer the Silver Necklace of Russia will be presented in France, China, Spain, Iran, Finland and other countries.

Vologda Oblast official website