Zvenigorod is one of the most picturesque, ancient, glorious, beloved cities of the Moscow region, where you can find many historical, architectural and artistic monuments. However, the date of foundation of Zvenigorod is not found in any of the surviving ancient Russian chronicles.
Thanks to the picturesque nature, in the 19th century, Zvenigorod and its surroundings, which are called Switzerland near Moscow, became one of the most popular and beloved summer residences of Moscow citizens.
Here rested and worked many famous Russian figures: Karamzin, Chekhov, Levitan, Savrasov, Krymov and many others.
Arriving in Zvenigorod, you can visit the Uspensky Cathedral and Savvino-Storozhevsky monastery, and most importantly, enjoy the fresh air and admire the rare beauty of the scenery.
Zvenigorod city is located 63 km to west from Moscow.