The Holy Assumption monastery named after St.Tikhon is situated on the banks of the river Vepreyka. This desert is a truly beautiful place on Russian soil! You will be amazed by all right away: the grandeur of the monastery complex, the sanctity of these places and becalmed atmosphere! Magnificent in its beauty and impressive size Belfry and Assumption Cathedral fascinate look. They are truly a masterpiece of architecture of the Kaluga region. The monastery was founded at the end of the XV century by St. Tikhon Medynskiy. At the time of the reign of Ivan the Terrible, this monastery became very famous. Was devastated during the Troubles and restored under tsars Mikhail Fedorovich and Aleksei Mikhailovich. Picturesque architectural ensemble of the monastery was formed in the XVIII-XIX centuries. *Assumption Cathedral simply enraptures its beautiful view! Its front access door is open only on major holidays. This temple and another neighbor 75m 5-tiered bell tower - visiting cards of the monastery. There is a very good selection of books here, in the monastery shop. You can buy delicious bread from the monastery, which every morning is sanctified by the priest. Monastery acquired its present appearance in the XIX century. 2 November 1993 the Holy Assumption monastery named after St.Tikhon started a new life as friary. Travel: Kiev highway (M3), the village of Lev Tolstoy, ~ 175km from Moscow, ~ 20 km from Kaluga At 3 miles from the monastery is a sacred well, dug by St. Tikhon, in 1887 there was built a church in honor of the Virgin Mary, of wood, in the Byzantine style, called "Picturesque Channel? (?Живописный источник?) * Traditional military burial. Nearby there is a fresh grave. * Actually, village of Leo Tolstoy. The center of the village is formed with tents and minibus stop. Minibuses arrive here from the Square of the World in Kaluga. This is Blue Lake, a former sand quarry, the best place holiday beach near Kaluga *Its name underscores its interior design and cuisine restaurant. The interior is designed as a hunting lodge, the walls are trimmed with decorative stones, complemented by wooden furniture, stuffed wild animals: bears, squirrels, foxes and wolves. *Inalienable component of the restaurant - live music of all styles and genres, male and female vocals, and now the guitar accompaniment. The restaurant has rich experience in conducting and organizing social gatherings, corporate events, there is always a holiday atmosphere. The restaurant has a sports bar and billiards. * Wednesday to Sunday from 17 pm until 3 am * A sports bar and billiards operate from 12 pm until 3 am Beautiful nature, the proximity of the monastery of St. Tikhon and the holy spring of St. Tikhon, cozy hotel rooms, home furnishings will help to diversify your day and make the holiday memorable! Recreation room is designed for 8-12 people, combined with a billiard room (billiards Russian, table 9 feet). Here you will find everything that is an integral part of great entertainment: home cinema, karaoke room for relaxation, the services of an experienced masseur, gym, shower with hydromassage.