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Along the Gulf of Finland

Along the Gulf of Finland
Starts from

Saint Petersburg

Duration

14 Hours

Transportation

By Car

Length

279 km

Guidance

Self-Guided

Categories

History and Culture
The Gulf of Finland is one of the symbols of St. Petersburg. There are many interesting places near it. On the way to the shore of the Gulf of Finland we will visit the defense line of Oranienbaum bridgehead and visit Koporsk fortress. Already on the shore of the bay we will take a tour to the museum Krasnaya Gorka, and we will return to St. Petersburg via Kontlin.
Polina Zagoryanskaya
Polina Zagoryanskaya
Traveller
  • Visit the Kopor Fortress.
  • Climb Shepelevsky lighthouse.
  • Touch the exhibits in the Fort Krasnye Gorky museum.
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Left bank of the Gulf of Finland
Day 1279 km

Left bank of the Gulf of Finland

Today we will spend the day on the shore of the Gulf of Finland. The first stops on our journey will be the defence line of the Oranienbaum bridgehead and the Koporsk fortress. On the shore of the Gulf of Finland we will go up to the observation platform on the lighthouse, we will have a look at the museum on the Red Hill, dedicated to the defense during the Great Patriotic War. The last stops on our journey will be the forts in Kotlino.
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