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Where Russia begins

This is a fantastic place... it’s believed that Russia began here, since the city was founded in... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Elizabeth C
Magic, Transported into the past

an amazing place to visit a number of areas are under renovation which is great but it means you... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
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Pskov, Russia
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is a fantastic place... it’s believed that Russia began here, since the city was founded in the first century and is the closest one to a border, 50km from Estonia. Therefore, Russia begins here! The history of this place is endless and there are...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 22 June 2018

an amazing place to visit a number of areas are under renovation which is great but it means you cannot enjoy some of the best views of the Kreml.

Thank StuDubai
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Truly impressive medieval architectural complex in one of the oldest Russian cities. Would recommend for everyone who is interested in history.

Thank Valentin N
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

It is an interesting place, but I recommend to carefully choose the guide, because we were not very successful, so we had to escape from it after paying money. be sure to visit the church

Thank Nora L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is the sight in town so it should be on your list of what to see if you visit Pskov. Free entrance and few signs in English. A guide is recommended to get the most out of the visit, however, it is still a...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Full-size medeival fortress. Well preserved or restored. It's worth to take a guided tour as the stuff available in Wiki, etc. has very little to do with the facts you might find out during your properly organized visit.

Thank Karin V
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The place is the one to visit in Pskov, or thou do not expect too much from it. It's rebuild and newly repaired, not so much old parts left. The big temple in the central part is good, visiting it is a nice thing to...More

Thank Gsoonly
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Pskov is one of the most ancient Russian cities. Nowadays 15th century churches are found side by side with apartment blocks. It was a problem to make a good photo without having a piece of a telephone pole or an industrial building in a shot....More

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The castle and the surrounding walls are a must to visit if you visit Pskov. Also, one the grounds, there is the main cathedral. The castle is impressive and deserves a tour both from the outside and the inside. Souvenir stalls and shops too in...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Very beautyful church, intresting surroundings. Deffanatelly order guide, history of that area is very exaiting

Thank Eili1972
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