Situated on the shores of the Baltic Sea, near the relict linden forest, Svetlogorsk has long attracted travelers. You will reveal the history of the founding and development of the resort, admire the outlandish conifers, find preserved ancient villas and learn interesting facts about their owners. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 2.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 2 reviews RUB 2790 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
European city heritage You will walk along the cozy streets of Svetlogorsk and find artifacts of the German past: a memorial to the writer Thomas Mann, an Art Nouveau hunting lodge, the villa of the architect Goering and a Lutheran church, now converted into an Orthodox church. You will also see the Tikhoye Lake, the Mill Pond, an old hydropathic establishment and the "Corvette" Kurhaus - the center of resort life. You will reveal what the newspaper "Hospitable Raushenets" wrote about and what the funicular, which opened in 1912, looked like
Svetlogorsk through the centuries Rauschen declared itself as a resort of the European level in the late 19th - early 20th centuries. You will find out how long it took to get to it from Konigsberg, what famous people visited it and what was the beach fashion of those years. And also: what Prussian king ordered to ennoble the coastal dunes, how the German historian Gregorovius is connected with Svetlogorsk, and why frames of "half-timbered" on many local houses start not from the base, but from the second floor.
The excursion is pedestrian and does not involve additional costs.
The beginning of the excursion in the area of Lake Tikhoe. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.