Kaluga is a Russian city,
located on the left bank of the Oka
River. The city was
in 1371. The unique monuments of its architecture and culture are of
great value to
being of tourists' interest. Kaluga
is a part of the 'Small Golden Ring of Russia'.
Kaluga is one of the most
beautiful old cities of Russia.
Before the fifties our town had
been attracting the attention of the regional
ethnographers, local specialists of our
history and of some historians of art. Kaluga is nearly 650
years old now.
The recollection of
all the historical events and outstanding people, somehow connected
region, are reflected in the history of Kaluga.
Kaluga is a city of Russian classicism which
has a lot of architectural monuments of
federal importance. Magnificent
churches, Gostiny Dvor trading rows (late 18 - early
19th centuries), cosy
Kupecheskie Mansions, Korobkovs Chambers (the late 17th
century, now a museum),
Khlustinskie Charity Premises (the early 19th century) and a
Bridge “Roman Viaduk” in the centre of Russia, which has been connecting
sloaps of Bereuesky Ravine and Prisutctvennie Mesta. Municipal museums include
the Natural History
Museum, the Fine
and Tsiolkovsky Museum.
It is important to
tell about one more attraction such as the St. George's Cathedral.
This is a beautiful
old church, the first time mentioned in 1685. One of the most
temples, located in the Central Park of Culture, is the Trinity Cathedral.
Another name of it is 'The Heart of the City', because it's located in the
heart of Kaluga.
It was Catherine II who ordered to build this temple in 1786.
Our city has a
great history connected with the events of the defeat of Tartar yoke.
tzar Ivan III, Ivan Bolotnikov, Lzedmitry II, Marina Mnishek,
Basenkov, Obolensky were here. The city was devastated and
ruined by the
enemies, but it was revived and rebuilt from scratch.
Pushkin used to
visit Kaluga; Gogol,
Derzavin, Belinsky and Aksakov liked walking along
the streets of our
patriarchal town. Thanks to K.E.Tsiolkovsky, an outstanding Russian
become a well-known city all over the world.
Welcome to Old Kaluga, the cradle of
Sveta” has been organizing tours in Kaluga
and region for 19
years yet. We have
made more than 20 variants of programs for you! These are brief
programs (on weekends), some special tours, entertainment folk programs,
hunting, fishing, pilgrimage tours and many other interesting things!
Our agency can
organize every tour you want. These include individual excursions in
languages, different hotels, dealing with our agency, lease of banquet hall and
You can book
transport, guide, hotel, meals, banquets etc. in our travel agency.
You can send your
applications to this e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
for Firsova Elena, (4842)56-28-82