In the warm season, Kaliningrad is especially good: in the spring you can ride around the city on bicycles and have picnics in the parks, and in the summer go to the Baltic Sea. Here both the Soviet regions and the picturesque burgher districts coexist harmoniously with beautiful German houses. In this material we have collected the best places in the city.
It is there - in the very heart of Kaliningrad - that the Cathedral and the tomb of Kant are located. Feel free to go to the island on the first day of the trip.
And yes, keep in mind: this is an ideal place - overlooking the city and the ships passing by - for picnics, Frisbee and pétanque games.
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Amalienau is the most beautiful historical district of Kaliningrad . This is the only area that was virtually unaffected during the war. Old German villas, streets lined with greenery, attract tourists in any weather.
Here you will find unique mansions of the early twentieth century. It is worth paying attention to the lake "Float" (Bread Lake), located nearby - there you can feed the swans and enjoy nature.
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Exercise and workout in comfortable conditions Now it is possible in the South Park and Yuri Gagarin Park - new sites have opened there.
And on the island of Kant, under the flyover bridge, a new streetball center has opened, where anyone can come. For lovers of yoga, the project "Yoga in the Park" every Sunday morning arranges free practices in Victory Park.
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In Kaliningrad many pleasant and fashionable establishments. Delicious coffee, for example, can be enjoyed in the cozy Laundry, where lavender raff is served.
We also recommend the bar "
", which is located in the factory building - they prepare delicious burgers. And the most delicious desserts and breakfasts can be enjoyed in the cafe "
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Svetlogorsk is a resort town with stunning nature. The road from Kaliningrad takes 30-40 minutes, can be reached by car, bus and train.
The main attraction and decoration of Svetlogorsk is the famous Rauschen tower. The entire city center consists of beautiful German mansions. The best time to travel is from mid-spring to early fall. And the swimming season is July and August, but the water still remains cool.
The Curonian Spit is more tourist than the Baltic . You can get to it by taxi, bus or private car. Not far from the Curonian Spit is the amazing "Dancing Forest". You should definitely see this natural wonder. Scientists still cannot answer why pine trees grow in such a bizarre way.
It is believed that there is a special microclimate and especially fresh air.
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"Amber" beach is considered the best in Russia and the widest eco-beach. He was the first in Russia to receive the Blue Flag, an award confirming compliance with all international standards of quality and safety. The water here is clear, but cold.
But if you are not stopped by temperature, here you will fall in love with the sea - severe and spontaneous. Fall in love completely and irrevocably.
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