Hero-City Volgograd Group Tour WORLD CUP 2018

During this tour you will visit the highlights of one of the biggest and famous cities in Russia formerly known as Stalingrad.
Request 5000 RUR/per person
Walking tour
Group tour
Duration 5 hours
Dates 15-30 June 2018, daily from 10.00-15.00
INFO Meeting point - in front of the Volgograd Central Train Station near the fountain

Description

HERO-CITY VOLGOGRAD WALKING GROUP TOUR. WORLD CUP 2018

For those who are going to visit Russia and Volgograd during the period of football World Cup 2018 we have designed special 5-hour walking tour with visit to the most significant sights.

We are pleased to offer to take part in 5-hour sightseeing walking group tour of Volgograd during the World Cup 2018.

During this half-day tour starting from central train station from the famous fountain Children Roundelay you will visit all significant sights of the great city on Volga river. During this tour you will walk by the streets of resurrected from ashes of ruined city during the battle of Stalingrad, you will see dozens of memorials to defenders of Stalingrad and their mass graves as well, will enjoy the view of the Volga river from the highest point of the city and will see the biggest statue Motherland Calls at Mamai Hill.

Highlights of tour:

  • Memorial complex to the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad at Mamayev Kurgan
  • Central Embankment named after 62nd Army defended city of Stalingrad in 1942-1943
  • Vasiliy Chuikov street and the line of Stalingrad Front in the city
  • The Obelisk to the heroes of  Civil War and Eternal Flame to the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad
  • Memorial to the victims of air-raid of 23rd August 1942
  • Yakov Pavlov’s House and the Square of Vladimir Lenin
  • Ruined Flour Mill – left as as a reminder of the war (complex of the panorama-museum)
  • Hall of Soldiers' Glory, Not a Step Backwards Memorial, Ruined Walls
  • The Tomb of Vasily Zaitsev - the famous sniper of Stalingrad
  • Underground Tram – the only one in Russia
  • Embankment of the 62nd Army - the main gates to the city from the Volga
  • The Alley of Heroes - Memorial Square & Post Number 1
  • Square of Fallen Fighters Zero Kilometer
  • Mira street – a symbol of rebirth of the city after the war
  • All Saints Church which was opened to the 60-year anniversary of Victory in Great Patriotic War 
  • VOLGOGRAD ARENE WORLD CUP 2018 - football stadium

The tour will start with a walk along the Mira Street which was the first one to be restored after the WWII. You will have a chance to see the old poplar in the memorial square of Fallen Heroes, a silent witness of the battle of Stalingrad and a symbol of ever lasting life. Down from the Square of Fallen heroes on the way to Volga embankment you will pass the Alley of Heroes a monumental example of Stalin Empire architecture, at the end of which you will reach the “River gates of the city” – the central Embankment overlooking the mighty Volga River. The final visit point of this walking tour will be the world famous Mamaev Hill with its striking main sculpture Motherland calls, and a fascinating panoramic view over the city, Volga River and its beautiful banks.

Duration of the tour is 5-hours.

The price includes:

  • tour itinerary;
  • skilled English speaking guide;
  • all entrance tickets, taxes and fees.

 
The tour does not include visit to any museums. 

 

MEETING POINT - Square of Central Train Station near the fountain Children Roundelay at 09.30. 

The tour starts at 10.00 and ends at 15.00 at Mamaev Kurgan by the Stadium Volgograd Arena.

Preliminary reservation is compulsory. Please book the tour using the form REQUEST A TOUR below. The contact telephone numbers on the day of tour are as follows +7 906 166 83 88, +7 927 510 21 05 or +7 (8442) 50-21-05