You will be charmed by the spirit of olden times in Torzhok, Staraya Russa, Ostashkov. In Staraya Russa we will visit the museum of Fyodor Dostoyevsky, who wrote there his novels The Brothers Karamazov and The Possessed. We will pass cross woody Valdai hills, where Great Russian Volga river starts. We will spend a night near "European Baikal" lake Seliger, one of the biggest natural lakes of Central Russia. In Novgorod you will see its ancient Kremlin (Detinets), magnificent XI-century St. Sofia Cathedral and wonderful Russian Millennium Memorial. You will be surprised with the luxurious beauty of grand palaces and parks, built for Russian Tsars in St. Petersburg area. After the tour you can return to Moscow by comfortable train or stay longer in the northern capital of Russia.
Most roads along the route do not have heavy traffic and are paved with asphalt.