On Saturday, June 4, within the framework of the celebration of the 1160th anniversary of the city, Rostov Veliky hosted the first forum “Cathedral of the cities of the Golden Ring”. The heads of cities of the Golden Ring, representatives of regional authorities and the tourism industry took part in its work. Acting Governor of the Yaroslavl Region Mikhail Evraev spoke at the forum.
The first Council of the cities of the Golden Ring was held in Rostov the Great
– Today we are in the center of domestic tourism development. This is a huge chance for all the cities of the Golden Ring. We must make sure that people get new impressions not only from historical sights, nature, but also from the service. Important to make efforts for the cities of the Golden Ring to be more developed, – the head of the region emphasized.
The participants of the Council discussed current trends in the preservation and development of historical settlements and small towns. The purpose of the forum – drawing attention to the preservation and development of culture and history. In their speeches, the heads of cities shared their successful experience and best practices in the preservation and development of ancient cities.
So, the head of the city of Rostov Andrey Los spoke about the complex ways of developing the city as a consolidated socio-cultural platform. And about. Head of Pereslavl Alexander Tarasenkov shared plans for the preservation and development prospects of the tourist center of the city, which will turn 870 on June 12. Support for private initiatives in the field of tourism was the topic of the speech of the Deputy Mayor of the city of Yaroslavl Vyacheslav Gavrilov.
This year, Rostov City Day was held in an unusual format. The central events of the holiday were festivals «Merchant Rostov» and “Rostov Fortress”, supported by the Presidential Fund for Cultural Initiatives.