This route will open for you the western border of Russia - Baltiysk, which has preserved the atmosphere of the pre-war era. You will see the Prussian defensive fortifications in the "King Friedrich Wilhelm III" fort, learn about the life of the former Pillau, walk along the embankment along the Baltic Sea and admire the power of the ships of the Russian navy. Group excursion Duration 5 hours Group size up to 30 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus 1200 rubles per person
What awaits you
Walk through the fort number 5 On the way to the naval Baltiysk, we will stop at one of the preserved fortifications of pre-war Konigsberg - Fort No. 5 "King Friedrich Wilhelm III". You will walk under the vaults of the 19th century and appreciate the finds of Prussian defensive architecture, inspect the premises, shelters and courtyards. And the exhibition of archival war photographs "Storming of Koenigsberg" and the exposition of weapons from the times of the Great Patriotic War will open before you the fateful pages of the history of the fort
Sea spirit of Baltiysk The main purpose of his travels is Baltiysk, fanned with glory, the westernmost city of our country, which has been closed to the public for a long time. We will walk along the streets of the former Pillau, take a look at the ships of the Navy and the hotel where Joseph Brodsky stayed. On the embankment, built in the era of Elizabeth Petrovna, we will admire the two-hundred-year-old lighthouse, monuments to Peter I and his royal daughter, and a little further, on the beach, we will try to find a piece of amber. In addition, you can visit the 17th century Pillar Fortress, the walls of which remember the advance of Napoleon's army and the storming of Soviet troops.
- The tour takes place on a comfortable bus
- The tour will be guided by one of our team's guides
- You must have a passport of a citizen of the Russian Federation with you
The excursion starts at Victory Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.