An hour's drive from Pskov, you will get to know the city that defended the country from the time of the Livonian campaigns to the Great Patriotic War. See the only 19th century chain bridges in Russia and the old church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker. And in the military history museum, study a fragment of the fortification system that stretched out at the end of the 30s. from Karelia to the Black Sea. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 7 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car RUB 3000 per excursion Price for 1-10 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
History of the ancient outpost A small and brave city arose in the southern lands of the Pskov region, on an island between the rivers Velikaya and Slobozhikha. The first mentions of it date back to the middle of the 14th century. Walking the streets, you will hear stories about how many times the city stood up to defend the state. Let's talk about the attacks of the Livonian Order on Russia and, of course, about the opposition to the fascist invaders
The main attractions of the city One of the most famous symbols of the Island is the suspension chain bridges from the mid-19th century. At the meeting we will discuss the uniqueness of these monuments of construction equipment and architecture. And the pictures against their background will turn out to be especially entourage. You will also admire the oldest stone building in the city - the Church of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker. See the monument to the Hero of the Soviet Union Claudia Nazarova, a famous underground worker. And visit the interesting local history museum
Stalin's line In addition, the program includes an open-air military-historical museum complex - a fragment of a system of defensive structures on the former (until 39) border of the USSR. Here you will see the military equipment of the Great Patriotic War, learn what bunkers are and what they look like, see barriers with trenches, dugouts and soldiers' graves. Imagine the scale of the fortification line stretching along the western border of the country, and visit the fields of former battles.
- The excursion takes place on the customer's transport. If necessary, I can arrange car rental - passenger car 550 rubles / hour, minivan for 7 seats - 650 rubles / hour.
- Travel time from Pskov to the Island will be approximately 1 hour
- Lunch is paid separately (optional), visits to museum objects - 50-150 rubles / person, depending on the category of the ticket, as well as excursions with museum staff - 800 rubles / person
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering an excursion.