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The small city close to Petersburg, former navy fortress is full of monuments and scalpture. Domina... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
Tomasz K
Gdansk, Poland
Kronstadt – The Best Unknown Destination in St. Petersburg

Kronstadt is probably the most under-visited (by foreigners) attraction in St. Petersburg. That... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
Michael G
Aiken, South Carolina
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

The small city close to Petersburg, former navy fortress is full of monuments and scalpture. Domina te of the CITY is the very beautiful cathedral.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tomasz K
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Kronstadt is probably the most under-visited (by foreigners) attraction in St. Petersburg. That makes it wonderful. It is a bit of a “specialist” interest. If it is your first time in St. Petersburg, you should probably instead visit the other obvious, world renown, glitzy attractions...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael G
Reviewed 22 August 2018

It is the site of St. Petersburg`s main seaport, also the site of the Kronstadt rebellion. The Navy was busy with a exercise in front of the Cathedral and it was interesting. In the late 1930`s it was an important tranining centre for the Soviet...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Kronstadt has only the military history and the first around the cathedral is worth to visit only once you are at Peterhof

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

At the time of Sovietr Union it was closed place you may get inside just with special permit. Now there are tours, and it possible to see military ships ,but the city at all required refurbishment ,there is just one glamour point -Naval cathedral just...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The city is a district of Saint-Petersburg nowadays, yet it’s a bit different from the big city life. Museums and sights to see, views of Saint Petersburg on a good weather

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

You can see this from the inside. Its quite beautiful. It was built by Peter The Great. A bit of a drive away from other tourist sites.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

City and fortress build by Peter the Great. The cathedral is really beautiful and a must visit. 1 houre away from Saint-Petersburg. A day is enough for explorer the island.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jonas D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I had read about the old fortresses at Kronstadt and the significant role it played in the Russian history, the revolution and the subsequent civil war. I did not know about the dam until we saw it. St. Petersburg is prone to severe flooding from...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Kronstadt qas a close city during Stalin time.. marine is still there...interesting walk and church to be seen. Bit far from St Petersburg but part of a trip to Repino or Sistrarest can be interesting as on the way..to be done

Date of experience: March 2017
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