This walk is an immersion in the history of cozy, seaside, bright Zelenogradsk. Following the traveller's notes of the 19th century, we will go around the sights of Prussian Krantz, notice interesting architectural details, talk about the unforgettable Queen Louise and why cats are so fond of the city. Individual excursion for 1-10 people Duration 1.5 hours Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 5 by 5 reviews RUB 3250 per excursion Price for 1-12 people, regardless of the number of participants
What awaits you
Along the streets of Prussian Krantz Get ready to travel back to the beginning of the last century and see the resort Krantz as it appeared before the eyes of a really existing Russian traveler. Following his travel notes, we will go around the main corners of Zelenogradsk: from the station, where our guide arrived in the summer of 1899, to a fashionable hotel of the 19th century. You will find yourself in the place of a real train disaster, explore the old mansion of the local history museum, which was once a private villa. You will understand the numerous architectural styles of Zelenogradsk and climb the stairs that the Russian reformer Pyotr Arkadyevich Stolypin once walked on
Pages of the history of Zelenogradsk In a romantic Queen Louise Square You will learn why she was considered one of the most beautiful women of her time and for what she earned the popular love of the inhabitants of East Prussia. I will tell you what a favorite tradition we all brought the Queen's daughter to Russia, and I will also reveal what connected Louise and the Russian Emperor Alexander I. After that, you will find the building of the former post office on the city map and learn its history. And, of course, you will walk along the main street of Zelenogradsk - Kurortny prospect with charming facades, mysterious inscription on the wall, "world tree", cozy square "Kotofeynya" and half-timbered Kurhaus building early 20th century
And at the end of the walk, each participant will receive a surprise from the heart of the Kaliningrad region.
Who is the walk for?
All travelers who like to get to know the city in a live interactive format.
The cost of the excursion is indicated for 1 - 12 participants. If there are more of you, the surcharge for each subsequent person will be 100 rubles.
The excursion starts at the Zelenogradsk railway station. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.