In a couple of hours you will see all the sights without which it is impossible to imagine Kaluga. You will touch the history of the city at the merchants' chambers and estates, walk in the footsteps of the scientist Tsiolkovsky and meet the Vostok launch vehicle. You will also find a real viaduct, hear the legends about False Dmitry II and admire the wonderful panorama of the Oka. Individual excursion for 1-5 people Duration 2.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 4.79 from 33 reviews RUB 2900 per excursion Price for 1-5 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Kaluga space In the first part of the tour, we will explore Kaluga, which is inextricably linked with the name of K. E. Tsiolkovsky and space chronicles of the USSR. You will learn about the history of the city Museum of Cosmonautics, walk around the places where the great scientist rode his bike every day, see the school where Tsiolkovsky taught physics and astronomy. We will also look at the planetarium dome, meteorological rockets and the SS-18 rocket - permission for its installation was signed by the President of America. And a little further we will find the Vostok launch vehicle and the monument to the first cosmonaut of mankind, Yuri Gagarin, who stands with his arms outstretched, as if embracing the entire planet
Kaluga merchant Then we will delve into the past and head to the historical center of Kaluga. Merchant chambers and noble estates, the ancient delicacy "Kaluzhskoe dough" and the soulful landscapes of the Oka - all this awaits you here. We will pass by Bilibin's house, see the chambers of the Korobov merchants, connected by legends with the life of False Dmitry II and Marina Mnishek. We will stroll through the courtyard of the Zolotarev estate, look at the bright red chambers of the 18th century and find the similarity of the Stone Bridge with Roman viaducts. And you will also solve the riddle of the dome of the Cathedral, which is held without a single support.
The tour for you will be led by me or another guide from our team.
The excursion starts at the Museum of the History of Cosmonautics. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.