The historical center of Yaroslavl is a UNESCO World heritage site. The city lies on the bank of the River Volga. It was founded in the 11th century and since then started to be an important trading post and part of the route of numerous trading routes from all over the world leaving many remnants of an ancient trading center. Staying in Yaroslavl you will be able to see the magnificent 13th century Spassky Monastery that ensemble, a group of majestic 17th century cathedrals. Also the city is famous for the Church of Elijah the Prophet, situated in the town’s central square.