A mere 5hr journey to Moscow, Yaroslavl’s centre is dotted with onion domes like no other place in Russia. Founded by Prince Yaroslav of Kyiv back in the times of Kievan Rus, the city centre is now a UNESCO world heritage site.
Transportation: 23 rubles per journey
Population: 591,486 (2010)
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