Kaluga Tour with Private Guide

Cultural & Theme Tours in Western European Russia

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A private tour with an acknowledged guide to the old Russian city of Kaluga will give the mostemphatic recollections. Kaluga is a city of eclecticism, with ancient Russian construction, grandtemples, boyar chambers. Besides, Kaluga is the cradle of cosmonautics. The duration of the tour is 3 hours.
The guide will meet you at the hotel, from where, depending on the position of the hotel, you will go by foot, by public transport or by taxi (optional) to the central part of Kaluga.You will get to know a memorable story about the history of the city, the first mention of Kaluga was in 1371. You will know that Kaluga is recognized for architectural masterpieces of 16-17 centuries. The city has an unimaginable atmosphere due to a large number of working temples - the Assumption Church,St. Peter and St. Paul's Church, Church of Michael the Archangel, Church of the Intercession of the Holy Mother. Altogether, there are more than 20 churches in Kaluga. During the tour, you will visit the temples located in the historical center.The guide will tell you an astonishing story of the city of Kaluga, for example, the story that great Russian writers - Pushkin, Gogol, Tolstoy, Turgenev had visited Kaluga. The tour ends in the center of the city.

What’s included

  • Pick-up in centrally located hotel or another central point of Kaluga
  • Tour with a private, professional guide (please select your preferred language)

What’s not included

  • Hotel drop-off by public transport (optional)
  • Hotel drop-off by car (optional)
  • Gratuities
  • Museum tickets