Free tours in English offered to tourists in Kaliningrad

Free tours in a foreign language will enhance tourism appeal of the 2018 World Cup host city
Share 22 April 2016
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Free walking tours in English are offered to tourists in Kaliningrad, Director of Tourism Information Center of the Kaliningrad region Galina Ofitserova told Welcome2018.com.
"Free tours in English in Kaliningrad are organized for foreigners,” Ofitserova said. “This was the initiative of our professional tour guides accredited by the regional government. We believe that this service will be in great demand in anticipation of the tourist season," she added.
The tours are held every Friday at 10:00 am, the meeting point - Tsentralnaya Square near the House of Soviets, duration - from 3 to 4 hours. Accompanied by an experienced guide tourists will see the sights of the central part of the city, hear the fascinating story about the history of Königsberg - Kaliningrad.
"Having free city tours in a foreign language will certainly enhance tourism appeal of Kaliningrad on the eve of the 2018 World Cup," Ofitserova said.