The program takes place on the bank of the Moskva-river
close to the Borodino field and Luzhezky Monastery, the famous architecture and
history monument of 14 century. Hunting with hounds is a sort of Russian Hunting which is based on traditions and customs of 19 century and includes horseback hunting with hounds, lunch with blinis, mulled on fire according to old Russian recipes strong drinks and entertainment program. One can hardly describe it, you should live it through, breathe in fresh icy air
of winter morning, drink Stirrup’s Wineglass handed over by a young lady dressed
in 19 century gown.
Meeting with Bread and
More than 40 thoroughbred horses, specially trained for the
coursing, the best in Moscow pack of greyhounds.
horseback riding skills safety hunting.
Lunch outdoors with traditional
Russian dishes and tea from samovars warmed on fire and wonderful folklore
Riding in Russian carriage “troika” to the Luzhezky Monastery and
an excursion there.
The hunting won’t be trophy, the
goal of the program isn’t to catch an animal but to find yourself in 19 century
Russia even though for one day only. Coming out more likely reminds the Russian
nobility surveying their estates escorted by greyhounds.