A journey to the east of the region, along the roads of victories of Russian weapons, will lead us to the former borders of the Russian Empire. You will see castles of the late Middle Ages, rivers that were turned back in the days of the Teutonic Order, and battlefields where glorious warriors laid down their heads. And I will tell you about the key events, outstanding personalities and the main monuments of Chernyakhovsk. Individual excursion for 1-3 people Duration 7 hours Children Possible with children How it goes By car 6500 rubles per excursion Price for 1-3 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
From Insterburg to Chernyakhovsk Who was Ivan Danilovich Chernyakhovsk? How did Baron Vragenl and Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna influence the fate of Istenburg? Is it true that Napoleon was here? We will see the ruins of monumental churches and amazingly beautiful Prussian expanses, monuments to the glory of Russian weapons during the reign of Empress Elizabeth Petrovna, the period of the Napoleonic wars and two terrible wars of the 20th century. I will take you through the streets, which breathe with antiquity, I will show you German inscriptions on the facades and the new town hall of the mid-19th century
Kings and knights Of course, we will not ignore the ruined Insterburg castle of 1336. You will learn about the construction of the citadel, the Teutonic Order, the escape of the Swedish king, and learn about the history of the duchy. Also, on the way, we will stop at the Georgenburg castle, where you can ride horses and feel like a knight.
Who is the excursion for?
This excursion will interest travelers who are not the first time in the Kaliningrad region, as well as those who are interested in military history.
- The trip is designed for 6-7 hours, so you can have lunch at a cafe if you wish, at your own expense
- For those interested, it is possible to visit the ruins of the Insterburg castle (the entrance ticket is paid additionally - 200 rubles per person)
- Horseback riding at Georgenburg Castle is possible for an additional fee (on request)
Meeting point by agreement with the guide, you can discuss it when ordering an excursion.