I invite you to walk through the old parks and grottoes, to imagine Lermontov walking on the other side of the alley, young Tolstoy celebrates his anniversary in that restaurant, and Ostap Bender sells tickets at Proval. Real stories and plots of novels have long been intertwined in cozy Pyatigorsk - a city where people came to restore vitality and peace of mind. What was he like and how does he live now? About this - on our excursion! Individual excursion for 1–5 people Duration 3 hours Children Without children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 10 reviews RUB 4000 per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Mount Mashuk - the beginning of beginnings Many sightseeing tours around Pyatigorsk start from Mount Mashuk - and this is no accident! From the hill you will see one of the largest cities of the Caucasian Mineral Waters in all its glory. At Proval, where Ostap Bender will meet you, recall the famous episode of the novel and compare it with the film. While examining the karst formation, you will hear the history of the natural landmark and find out what events unfolded around it in the 19th century
Modern, grottoes and writers' stories On the former Provalsky Boulevard I will introduce you to the architecture of 19th century mansions. in the then fashionable Art Nouveau style, I will tell you who lived in such houses, and I will take you to one picturesque courtyard. We will not ignore the famous writers associated with Pyatigorsk. You will visit caves Pechorin, Lermontov and Dianawhere the poet held the last ball. A little later, along the paths of the Flower Garden, you will reach the wonderful Lermontov Gallery, look into the old Gukasov's coffee shop and you will be able to throw a coin for luck into the hat of Kise Vorobyaninov. You will also see the magnificent building of the restaurant, where Leo Tolstoy celebrated his 25th birthday
City of mineral waters IN Emmanuel Parkdesigned in English style, let's talk about one of the oldest parks in Pyatigorsk. I will tell you about the resort traditions associated with healing waters, and will lead you to the first Pyatigorsk spring, where you can taste the mineral water. I will also show you the baths of Pirogovsky, Pushkin, Ermolovsky and Lermontovsky
Unforgettable panoramas of Pyatigorsk On a walk, you will have many opportunities to take impressive pictures of the surroundings, because the beauty of the active relief, lush parks and the neighborhood of mighty mountains have presented our city with extraordinary panoramas. After them, I will propose to rise to the romantic Aeolian harp and Chinese gazebo… And on Mount Hot, at the symbol of Pyatigorsk - the majestic eagle sculpture - you will complement future photo memories with a classic postcard.
Please provide comfortable shoes, seasonal clothing and bring a bottle of drinking water with you.
The beginning of the excursion not far from Proval. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.