The heart of Volgograd beats on the Mamayev Kurgan. The whole city was the arena of battles, many heroic points have been preserved in it - but it was the ancient hills in the central part that became the "hallmark" of Volgograd. You will learn the history of this sacred place, hear the memories of the participants in the Battle of Stalingrad and look at old photographs from different years. Individual excursion for 1–8 people Duration 2 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 20 reviews RUB 2100 per excursion Price for 1-8 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Mamaev Kurgan through the centuries You will immerse yourself in the Tsaritsyn and pre-war history of the mound and reveal why the local mysterious hills were revered by Mongol warriors. And also look at the photographs of those times, the oldest of which dates back to 1886. Next, I will talk about the bloody Battle of Stalingrad, share the memories of its participants and explain who and when it was decided to erect a grandiose monument-ensemble on the Mamayev Kurgan
Mamaev Kurgan in detail You will see all the key compositions of the ensemble to the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad: the majestic Motherland, the Square of Sorrow, the alley of pyramidal poplars, the Pantheon of Glory and the Lake of Tears. I will tell you about each monument and remember the celebrities who visited these places. For example, you will hear about Fidel Castro, Charles de Gaulle and a representative of the Indian Gandhi family. This is just a part of the people who have visited the Mamayev Kurgan in different eras - and each such visit has its own unique story!
- If you wish, I can take you to the little-known places of the Mamaev Kurgan, which are not included in the classic routes. The price will not change from this, but the time of the excursion will increase. Specify details in a personal message.
- I send to all my participants of excursions in electronic form a "Tourist's Memo", where I have collected the most important things - from attractions to souvenirs.
The excursion starts at Mamaev Kurgan. You will know the exact meeting point immediately after booking.