©

Serpukhov trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Serpukhov

(3.7/5 based on 360+ reviews for top 10 attractions)
Things to do: sightseeing, historic sites, wildlife areas
Serpukhov is a city in Moscow Oblast, Russia, located at the confluence of the Oka and the Nara Rivers, 99km south from Moscow on the Moscow—Simferopol highway. The Moscow—Tula railway passes through Serpukhov. Population:HistorySerpukhov was established in 1339 to protect the southern approaches to Moscow. Two years later it was made a seat of the powerful princedom ruled by a cousin and close associate of Dmitry Donskoy, Vladimir the Bold. Town status was granted to it in 1374. The princedom continued until 1456, when the last prince escaped to Lithuania. The town frequently fell prey to the hordes of Tokhtamysh, Crimean Tatars, and other steppe conquerors. It was necessary to protect it with a stone citadel, or kremlin, which was completed by 1556 as part of the Great Abatis Belt.Administrative and municipal statusWithin the framework of administrative divisions, Serpukhov serves as the administrative center of Serpukhovsky District, even though it is not a part of it. As an administrative division, it is incorporated separately as Serpukhov City Under Oblast Jurisdiction—an administrative unit with the status equal to that of the districts. As a municipal division, Serpukhov City Under Oblast Jurisdiction is incorporated as Serpukhov Urban Okrug.
Use our world travel planner: Serpukhov and all its delights await.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Serpukhov

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
We'll find the best hotel deals
from all the top travel sites.

Best price guaranteed.
Powered by

Where to stay

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
Checking In:
Checking Out:

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Serpukhov:
Museums, sightseeing, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, historic sites, parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Museums, parks, historic sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Religious sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, sightseeing
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Moscow Oblast

14 days in Central Russia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in Moscow Oblast BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Central Russia BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Moscow Oblast BY A USER FROM URUGUAY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM RUSSIA June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 2 days in Dubrovitsy BY A USER FROM RUSSIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 27 days in Russia BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 3 days in Moscow Oblast BY A USER FROM RUSSIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in United States, Ramenskoe & Sfakia BY A USER FROM EGYPT July, teens, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Moscow Oblast BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 4 days in Domodedovo & Moscow BY A USER FROM SLOVAKIA August, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Moscow Oblast BY A USER FROM RUSSIA September, teens, culture, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News