Go to the Church of the Intercession.. To visit the Peanut Fortress tours. Visit the museum "Breakthrough of the Siege of Leningrad"..

To Shlisselburg and back

The Neva River is the symbol of St. Petersburg. Many people know that on the bank of this river there are places full of history and events. In our trip we will go to an island in Ladoga Lake, and on the way back to the city we will visit monuments on the banks of the Neva river, which will tell you about the events of the Great Patriotic War.

To Shlisselburg and back

1 day itinerary by Polina Zagoryanskaya - Staycation, History and Culture -

Road Trip Categories: Staycation, History and Culture

Day 1: Sights by the Neva


Today we have a busy day for events and places. On our way to Shlisselburg we will visit the Nevsky Park and the Church of the Protection of the Holy Virgin. In Shlisselburg we will go to the main attraction - the Oreshek Fortress. On the way home we'll visit two museums dedicated to the siege of Leningrad, see the monument on the site of the Nevsky heel, as well as a short promenade on the Neva embankment before dinner.
Visiting: Shlissel'burg, Saint Petersburg, Otradnoye, Kirovsk, Centralniy