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Pskov Kreml/ Krom, Pskov

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At Pskov Kreml/ Krom, see the mighty walls that endured more than 100 wars and dozens of sieges before collapsing into ruins after the Nazi occupation. The walls were constructed in the late 1400s around a medieval citadel rising on a rocky promontory between two rivers. Today, the entrance to the Krom lies through a "window" cut above the ancient gate. Walk to the southwest corner, and you will notice that you are standing on top of the arches of ancient buildings. The tower in the northwest corner was Pushkin's favorite spot for looking at the river. In the evening you can hear the sound of bells and listen to a choir singing during a divine service at the adjacent Trinity Cathedral. Use our Pskov vacation route planner to visit Pskov Kreml/ Krom on your trip to Pskov, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Pskov Kremlin best survived! Panorama is beautiful, especially the bridge! All Advise! Keep track of your schedule, gate closed!
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  • Were in the winter, summer is likely more beautiful ... A pleasant surprise was that you can arrive at the Kremlin by taxi directly to the central entrance to the Trinity Cathedral. It is very convenient for travelers, especially if already slightly tired..))
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  • All planned to found a private guide, via the Internet. His car with hiking got remarkable tour of the main sights of Pskov and the Kremlin. Impressions from trips the most favorable.
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  • Можно подняться прямо на стену.
  • Amazing historical site. Good trips to the Kremlin's objects. Unique objects and exposure. An interesting Museum. Clean and well cared for. For one day only view.
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  • Very interesting place! At the time of the walk there, watched the excavation near the exterior walls, a lot higher than they seem! Sorry no examination poloshhadok on the walls. (but there is a good view of the Kremlin on the other side of the Great River, near the chapel). Admission is free. Be sure to explore the Trinity Cathedral.
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  • Were in July 2016. There did the reconstruction of walls and excavations. We showed true masonry and foundations. Indeed, those buildings that are restored in the post-war years, very similar to the original, but not the spirit of antiquity. But we were lucky, so very excited!
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  • Very nice, but I'd like to see without scaffolding and other attributes of repair.
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