Ermak Travel Guide

 

Tarusa

Tarusa

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transportation

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

Interesting information and useful tips

 

Description of Tarusa

Tarusa is located in the Kaluga region. It is an Old Russian city on the left bank of the Oka at the confluence of the river Tarusa. The city has the status of a natural architectural reserve. Tarusa is the administrative center of Tarusa district.

 

 

 

Travel Destinations in Tarusa

Tarusa is interesting low-rise buildings of the XIX century, which is preserved in the city center.

Temple architecture
Peter and Paul Cathedral.
Resurrection Church.
Nikolskaya church.

Monuments
The cenotaph of Marina Tsvetaeva.
Lenin monument.
Monument to the poet M. I. Tsvetaeva.
Monument to Konstantin Paustovsky.
The sleeping boy (Grave of artist Borisov-Musatov)

Museums
Local History Museum.
Picture gallery.
Museum of the Tsvetaev family.
House-Museum of K. Paustovsky.
House-Museum of S. Richter.

Purchases
Products local factory "Embroidery".

 

 

 


 

Transportation

How to get there
By car
From Moscow: along the Simferopol highway M2 "Crimea" with a turn to Serpukhov, or along the old Simferopol highway to Serpukhov, then transit through the city, over the bridge across the Nara river to the Bolshevik, then at the fork with the monument-tank to the left to Drakino, then to Tarusa . The distance is about 150 kilometers.
From Kaluga: Through the New Village and Ferzikovo, a distance of 75 kilometers.

By bus
Bus station in the city is located in the center, near the Cathedral Square.
Bus station.

 

Hotels, motels and where to sleep

 

 

Restaurant, taverns and where to eat

 

 

Cultural (and not so cultural) events

 

 

Interesting information and useful tips