You will visit the ancient church of St. Catherine, hear about the noble Prussian clan Arnovo and the beautiful legend of love. Near the castle estate, I will tell you about the ancient noble family that ruled Langendorf until the middle of the 20th century. You will also get acquainted with the history of the residence of the Grand Master, learn about the famous inhabitants of Tapiau and touch the secrets of the gloomy Allenberg. Individual excursion for 1-4 people Duration 8 hours Children Allowed with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 2 reviews RUB 7500 per excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Arnau settlement On the way from Kaliningrad to Arnau, now the village of Rodniki, you will hear the fascinating history of the formation of the fortress city of Konigsberg, from the ancient Prussian tribes to modern Kaliningrad. In Arnau, visit the Church of St. Catherine, hear about the noble Prussian family of Arnovo and one of the most beautiful legends about love and fidelity associated with representatives of this ancient family. You will also see a manor house with a park and the resting place of the Minister of State and Chief President Theodor von Schön
Waldau castle and Langendorf estate Then you will visit the ancient Prussian castle in the village of Nizovye - the residence of the Grand Master of the Teutonic Order, where the Waldava Castle Museum is located. Hear the history of the building from the 13th century to the present day. And then go to the castle estate in the village of Sokolniki. I will tell you about the Prussian fortress, transferred by the Teutonic Order to the leader of the Sambian Prussians, and the noble family, which for many centuries was the owner of Langendorff
Attractions Tapiau Next in the program is an extraordinary Russian city with German history. You will learn its history from the Topiov fortress to the modern Gvardeisk. See German buildings and apartment buildings with tiled roofs, hear about the famous people who lived in them. Visit the luxurious and at the same time cozy church of Tapiau, as well as the majestic and gloomy castle of the same name
Allenberg's mysticism In conclusion, you will visit the city of Velau, now the village of Znamensk. Here you will hear about a century and a half history and the tragic fate of patients of the largest medical complex - the provincial psychiatric hospital Allenberg, miraculously preserved completely, and above the hospital buildings, a water tower and ancillary premises you will see the octahedral tower of the church.
- The duration of the tour is based on the return journey. Total route length - 170 km
- The time of the excursion is not limited, in a cozy cafe you can eat along the way
- By agreement with the guide, a transfer from any city in the region is possible
I am conducting this excursion together with my husband Igor, who is also a professional guide for Tripster.
The meeting point is by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering the excursion.