Prussian Konigsberg - Unusual Excursions In Kaliningrad

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Prussian Konigsberg - Unusual Excursions In Kaliningrad
Prussian Konigsberg - Unusual Excursions In Kaliningrad

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Video: Kaliningrad Russia 4K. Russian People and German Heritage 2022, December
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This excursion is a thorough acquaintance with Kaliningrad. I will reveal its history from the Prussian settlement to the present day and tell the most interesting things about the sights. You will visit old churches, see the gates and historical buildings, walk along the embankment of Peter the Great and eventually get imbued with the spirit of the city, which has preserved traces of different cultures. Individual excursion for 1–4 people Duration 4 hours Children Allow with children How it goes By car Rating 5 on 2 reviews 5200 rub. 4420 rubles for the excursion Price for 1-4 people, regardless of the number of participants 15%Discount when ordering before March 24

What awaits you

Kaliningrad from and to We will start with a walk around the island of Kant, where the Kneiphof district used to be. We will walk along the "Honey Bridge", see the restored New Liberal Synagogue and the Jewish orphanage. Church of the Cross, Church of Queen Louise, Church of the Holy Family - you will admire the ancient church architecture and find out why some of the buildings were not demolished. We will definitely go to Victory Square - the former Adolf Hitler Platz, and next to it we will inspect the building of the Land Court and the Police Presidium. Let's talk about the complex of fortifications and look at the details of the brick gates. You will see a fire station, which has been operating since the days of Königsberg, and a collection of fire hydrants. You will learn about the Königsberg stock exchanges, drive through the Amalienau district, where wealthy Königsberg residents lived, and you will find little "homlins" - a new brand of the city

Immersion in history On the way, I will reveal the history of Konigsberg-Kaliningrad. How were urban settlements formed? How was the capture of pagan Prussia by the crusaders? Why did Catholic Konigsberg suddenly become Protestant? I will answer these and other questions, tell you about the events of Kristallnacht, as well as the bombing of the city by British aircraft. And I will also share interesting facts about traditions, townspeople and residents of Kaliningrad.

Organizational details

  • The route can be changed or supplemented according to your wishes
  • Visiting museums on request, tickets to museums and meals are paid separately

Venue

The beginning of the excursion on the island of Kant. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.

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