Salt production near the river Kama

Perm – Solikamsk – Usolye – Berezniki - Perm

Day 1

Arrival to Perm. Check in to the hotel. Guaranteed accommodation after 14:00.

Meeting with the guide in the hotel lobby.

Sightseeing tour of Perm.

Lunch.

Continuation of city tour with a visit to the Perm Art Gallery.

Free time.

Day 2

Breakfast. Check-out at the hotel. Meeting with the guide in the hotel lobby.

Departure to Solikamsk.

Where better to learn the history of salt production than in the city, which is called the main salt cellar of Russia – Solikamsk? 

Arrival to Solikamsk.

Lunch.

Excursion to Museum of salt, introducing the process of salt production in the XVII-XIX centuries.

Former Ust-Borovsky salt plant is located in the Northern part of the city of Solikamsk. This is the only salt-making enterprise of Prikamye Region, which operated up until 1972, due to what unique buildings and mechanisms are well-preserved. Excursion around the Central architectural ensemble of Solikamsk:

Excursion to Church of the Epiphany (where currently the Museum of ancient art is placed), some of the icons of which refers to the Stroganov school of painting).

Excursion to Holy Trinity Cathedral.

Excursion to the House of the Governor.

Excursion to the Museum of Russian stove.

Dinner.

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 3

Breakfast.

Departure from the hotel to Usolye.

Usolye appeared thanks to the development of salt industry and has been the main settlement of Stroganovs for the long time.

The excursion in the Stroganov ensemble in Usolye.

The idea to create here an amazing stone ensemble belonged to Grigory Dmitriyevich Stroganov. Later, after the division of the salt trade, manor residences of Golitsyns, Abamelek-Lazareva, Shuvalovs arose in Usolye.

Unique historical and architectural complex of Usolye includes more than forty ancient buildings. In the creation of unique architectural ensemble of Usolye the famous Russian architects Andrey Voronikhin, Simon Tunev, Trofim Tudvasev took part.

Lunch.

Transfer to Berezniki.

Excursion to the Berezniki History and art Museum named after I. F. Konovalov.

Excursion to the Museum of the OJSC "Uralkali" - the only in Russia Museum of the history of the potash industry.

Departure to Perm.

Arrival to Perm.

Shuttle service to the station or to the hotel (for guests who wish to continue participation in the festival events in the city of Perm).

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