Walking tour “Dostoevsky” in Saint Petersburg
St. Petersburg is a grand Russian port city on the Baltic Sea. It was built across the wetlands of the Neva River delta. The beauty of this city was an inspiration not for one poet and writer in history. The main characters in the prose of well-known Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky are living there lives in this beautiful city as well. Writer himself enjoyed living and working by the river Neva. How St.Petersburg does look through the eyes of great Fyodor Mikhailovich? Is it rich and elegant or poor and freezing like autumn evenings? Is it leading you through “White nights” or getting lost in the mysterious dark courtyards of thieves and criminals? With a local charismatic guide, you will discover the most significant facts of the writer’s biography, you will visit sights where he studied and worked. You will see the Mikhailovsky Castle, the apartments in Kuznechny lane and Vladimirsky prospect, Semenovsky Platz, the memorial apartment-museum of Feodor Dostoevsky. You will be able to have a look at monuments for writers’ famous novels “The Idiot” and “White nights” and even “Crime and punishment.
In front of the Palace (Palace Square, St Petersburg, Russia, 198324)