Sightseeing in Murmanskprint

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CITY TOUR by car

You will visit recreation centre named after S.M. Kirov which is the place of foundation of the city. Then there will be a stop near monument to Defenders of Polar region so caled "Polar Alesha". This is a big monument 38 metres high which is very well seen from any part of the city. Here there is a wonderful panoramic view on the city. During the tour you will visit Allies cemetary the burial place of those who participated in convoys during the Second World war and died in hospital of Murmansk, then you will visit all three districts of the city with main monuments which are mainly military as the city was founded only in 1916. Then you will drive through the main street of the city, visit Orthodox churches and Saviour on Water church which is considered to be built in memory of those who died on submarine "Kursk" though this shurch was built before the tragedy.

Upon request it is possible to to visit souvenir centre where you can chose souvenirs of stone and chipping as this trade is very popular in the North.

Duration Car Guide 1 person 2 person 3 person 4 person 5 person 6 person
3.5 hours YES YES 0 0 0 0 0 0


On arriving to Lovozero tea and cranberry pie will be served, then excursion to the museum of Lapps and centre of Lappish culture (here you can buy souvenirs). Folk performance at the museum will take place after the excursion. Then transfer to Kuvaksy (national dwelling of Lapps). Here you will be sreved dinner of deer meat and soup in the tent. Reindeer-breeder will tell you lappish legends and stories, you can try to play national lappish games and ride deer teams or snowmobiles.

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