The tour includes a walk in streets inhabited by Dostoevsky's characters, a visit to his flat and his graveyard
Have you read Crime and Punishment and Brothers Karamazovs by Fedor Dostoevsky? Do you want to take a walk in the places described in the novels and to see the house of Raskolnikov? Have you been dreaming of visiting Dostoevsky's flat and learning about his life story? You dream will come true if you take this tour! You will have a chance to walk in the streets where Dostoevsky's characters lived. The gem of the tour is a visit to his flat where he spent his last years and died in January 1881. After a visit to Vladimirsky church where the burial service for Dostoevsky was held, we are going to have a rest and enjoy Russian authentic food in a local restaurant. The finishing touch of the tour is a visit to Alexander Nevsky monastery with the graveyard where you will see the grave of Dostoevsky and honor his memory.
*The tour is not available till May 2019.
**If you are not cruise passengers and have Russian visas, write to me, please.
- meeting with the guide
- a walk in the streets where Dostoevsky's characters lived
- a visit to Dostoevsky's museum
- a visit to Vladimirskay Church
- lunch in a local cafe/restaurant
- a visit to the cemetry where Dostoevsky is buried
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: I will meet you by your ship or in your hotel
End location: I will bring you back to your ship or your hotel
Duration: 7 hours
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 rouble - Technically you don't have to bring local cash (roubles) with you. The tour is all-inclusive. The only thing you have to pay is meals in the restaurant which accept credit cards (except American Express). As for souvenir shopping, if desired, all gift shops accept dollars, as well as credit cards.