This tour to Kaliningrad is designed for 8 days. The program largely overlaps with the program of the classic tour to Kaliningrad, however, several additional excursions are added here that can attract more experienced travelers. In particular, it is Zelenogradsk, which was the former resort of Kranz. Here you can relax on the coast of the Baltic Sea, enjoy the sunsets and the climate of the region in relative remoteness from major cities. If you go in the summer, then you can swim!
22 400 – 61 000 rubles per person, depending on the type of accommodation
Children under 12 years old include a discount of 900 rubles
TOUR COST INCLUDES:
TOUR COST DOES NOT INCLUDE:
Arrival in Kaliningrad.
17-00 “History of Koenigsberg-Kaliningrad” (3 hours) – an excursion, during which you will get acquainted with the most vivid and memorable sights of the city, learn their history. You will see the unique look of the city, where the epochs from the Middle Ages to the present have fantastically intertwined. Take a walk along the Kneiphof island, where Kant’s grave and the Cathedral are located.
Check in at the selected hotel.
At will visit the largest store with amber products “Königsberg Gold”. Opportunity to visit the only Museum of the World Ocean in Russia.
10-00 – Excursion “Curonian Spit – the road to the dunes” (6 hours).
Route: Kaliningrad – Curonian Spit – Ornithological station “Fringilla” – walking route “Dancing Forest” – observation deck “Height Efa” – Kaliningrad.
We invite you to travel to a unique national park – the Curonian Spit, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will visit the world’s first ornithological bird ringing station “Fringilla”, where they will tell you about the rare birds that live in the reserve and you can see the ringing process itself, observe the beauty of the sand dunes and the sea from the observation deck on the Efa dune, take a walk along the mysterious dancing forest.
At will – a visit to the Amber Museum, or a concert in the Cathedral on the island of I. Kant
10-00 “Pearl of the Kaliningrad seaside – Svetlogorsk and the castle” Shaaken “(7 hours).
Excursion to the most beautiful and popular resort of the Kaliningrad seaside – Svetlogorsk. You will learn the legends and history of the town, and then visit the Schaaken Castle – one of the best preserved castles in East Prussia.
Free time for walks and visiting museums. At will visit the largest store with amber products “Konigsberg Gold”. The opportunity to visit the only Museum of the World Ocean in Russia.
10-00 “Forts and Fortresses of Konigsberg” (5 hours)
Sightseeing tour of the Konigsberg fortification ring: barracks, bastions, ravelins and gates. During the tour you will see the bastions: “Lithuanian” (middle of the 19th century), “Grolman” (middle of the 19th century), Obertaykh (middle of the 19th century), the defensive tower of the Don (1852), the defensive barracks Kronprinz (1843-1848), 3rd fort (overview), 5th fort (with a visit). Gate: Friedland, Friedrichsburg, Zakheim, Royal (overview).
At will – a visit to the famous and the only “Amber Museum” in Russia, or a concert in the Cathedral on the island of I. Kant.
10.00 “Following the Amber Room” Baltiysk – Amber (7 hours)
Acquaintance with the amber “capital” of the region, the village of Amber. Walk along the boardwalk and Becker Park, visit the Amber Castle Museum. A visit to the westernmost city of Russia – Baltiysk, the naval base of the Baltic Fleet. Walk in the historical center of the city: Pillau fortress, lighthouse, Elizabethan fort, promenade, monument to Peter I.
Breakfast. Eviction from a hotel in Kaliningrad.
10.00 Excursion “Travel to Kranz + Nesselbek Castle” (5 hours)
A tour of the quiet and ancient Zelenogradsk, formerly the royal resort of Kranz. Visit to the Murarium Museum *, where a private art collection of cats is presented, the largest of its kind in Russia. Walk along the boardwalk and park. Sightseeing: the church of St. Adalbert, the streets of the old city, the monument to the cat, pump room with mineral water. In the Nesselbek castle, a tour of the museum of medieval torture (16+), where you can take a picture in the vestments of the soldiers of the Teutonic Order.
* Additional entrance fees to the Museum of cats are paid + observation deck – 280 rubles.
15.00 The end of the tour in Zelenogradsk. Self check-in at the hotel indicated in the voucher. Rest on the coast.
Holidays at sea, unhurried walks along the boardwalk in one of the most beautiful resort towns of the Baltic coast, where German buildings have been preserved to this day.
Breakfast. Eviction from the hotel. Free time. Independent departure to the station or to the airport. Tour end
Self check-in at a hotel in Zelenogradsk (without transfer). The price does not include: travel to Kaliningrad, lunch and dinner, entrance tickets to the amber museum (cost from 80 to 400 rubles), the World Ocean Museum (cost from 150 to 250 rubles), a concert ticket to the Cathedral (cost from 150 to 300 rubles).
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