More than 10 thousand children were traveling in the Moscow region under the program «My Russia»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wilfed on the Ruza district of the Moscow region. Archival photoMore than 10 thousand children were traveling in the Moscow region under the program «My Russia»© RIA Novosti / Alexander vilf

More than ten thousand children attended this year’s attractions of Moscow region under the presidential program «My Russia», said the Minister of culture of the Moscow region, Oksana Kosareva.

According to her words), the suburbs managed jointly with the Russian Union of travel industry to develop and promote several children’s tourist routes in the framework of the project «My Russia». Speech, in particular, talking about the tourist areas: «the Golden Ring-Yaroslavl» (Moscow — Sergiev Posad — Yaroslavl) and «Esenin Rus» (Moscow — Ryazan — Kolomna). The initiative also includes routes to «Zasechnaya Cherta» (Moscow — Kaluga — Tula — Serpukhov) and the «Travel through the ages» (Moscow, the Moscow region).

In addition, this year in the tour program «My Russia» was included excursions to sites of cultural and historical heritage of the region: Sergiev Posad, Kolomna, state reserve Museum «Zaraisky Kremlin», Istra and MBC’s «New Jerusalem», Serpukhov, as well as the state literary-memorial Museum-reserve of A. P. Chekhov «Melikhovo».

According to Kosareva, Moscow region offers, and other cultural and educational tourist routes for children. For example, a Patriotic program «Roads of Victory». It is planned that by the end of the year activities of this project will cover more than 3 thousand students. Growing children and a popular tourist route «From the coach to the rocket». It includes a visit to the Home of astronauts and space Museum, the Queen.