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Nice Day Trip

A former military site, Kronstdt is located in the Bay of Finland. This place is full of... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
cota20142015
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Carl Junction, Missouri
It is easy to get there

Kronstadt was founded by Emperor Peter the Great in 1704 as a maritime fortress and naval base on... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2017
Liliana H
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Tampa, Florida
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Jun 18, 2018
“Nice Day Trip”
Mar 18, 2017
“It is easy to get there”
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Yakornaya Sq., 1, Kronshtadt, St. Petersburg 197762, Russia
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

A former military site, Kronstdt is located in the Bay of Finland. This place is full of interesting Russian history, and is a nice change of pace from the churches, cathedrals, and museums of St. Petersburg.

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Reviewed March 18, 2017

Kronstadt was founded by Emperor Peter the Great in 1704 as a maritime fortress and naval base on Kotlin Island. The name "Kronstadt" was invented by Peter the Great, and in German means "Crown City". Place to enjoy with family.

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Reviewed December 11, 2015

The fortress founded by Peter the Great! Little is preserved,but one can imagine the history of the fortress on Kotlin island,the stages of construction.

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Reviewed October 21, 2015

Unexpected trip to an island which was the Duane of the Russian empire Capital. The fortress is interesting.

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Reviewed May 13, 2014

Easy, unexpensive and comfortable way how to see several fortresses of Kronstadt is by 1 hour boat trip. The boat trip ends at one fortress linked by road to the Kronstadt island. The way back to the starting point is ensured by bus. On the...More

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