How is Taganrog related to Ancient Greece and Byzantium? What are Kremny and Meotida? What is famous for the Church of Constantine and Helena? You will walk through the former "Greek kingdom", remember the amazing people who lived here, and feel that Taganrog will forever remain a foreign city. Group excursion Duration 3 hours Group size up to 10 people Children Allowed with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 on 1 review 600 rubles per person
What awaits you
Ancient Greece myths The secrets of the ancient past will be revealed to you. I will tell you about the strong and brave Scythians, freedom-loving Amazons and, of course, about the shrewd and cunning Greeks. Is it true that Taganrog wanted to be called Sparta? Did A.P. Chekhov speak Greek? How did the "Greek companies" appear here? I will tell you what your name would have sounded in Hellas, and I will lead you in the footsteps of the Greek colonists
Hellenes from Taganrog You will find out when the first Greeks came to Taganrog and what they were doing, follow the development of their diaspora and hear who the descendants of the first settlers became. We will pass by ancient Greek palaces and mansions, shops and factories, theaters and banks that keep amazing stories. I will talk about influential dynasties and the Greek intelligentsia, as well as the tragic disappearance of the Greek magistrate.
- There are no additional costs
- At the end of the walk, a pleasant surprise awaits you!
The beginning of the excursion is st. Petrovskaya. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.