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The history of Vyborg covers seven centuries. The new medieval city has started to develop actively in 1293 after the basis the Swedish marshal Torgilsom Knutsonom of the lock who has been put on crossing of the important trading ways, in a zone of military conflicts of the Baltic states. The beginning of building of Vyborg as fortified cities has defined also its name. In transfer from Swedish Vi – means sacred, and борг – a city, a fortress. The city population was updated 4 times. Here spoke in 5 languages: Swedish, Russian, German, Finnish, French. The history of Vyborg is a history of storms and loud fights in which great tsars and kings, brave soldiers and the glorified commanders have been involved. For the long life the city was under the power of 5 different states: the Swedish kingdom, the Russian empire, Independent Finland, Soviet Union, and since 1992 it was a part of the Russian Federation. It is natural that it was reflected and in external shape of a city, in its architecture and the space organisation. Here harmoniously adjoin a modern modernist style and planing the classic, ancient towers and the buildings constructed in style the Renaissance. For today the historical heritage of Vyborg is recognised by an independent cultural value, organically and by originally uniting monuments of the various countries and nationalities.

The medieval gourmet store "WIBORG" welcomes!

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The new medieval store "WIBORG" situated in the historical centre of a city on the main tourist street invites guests. The gourmet shop "WIBORG" offers to its clients products which are produced in the territory of Vyborg: famous pretzels, homemade cheeses, honey, spices, meat specialties, etc. All products will be united by the brand "Gastronomic Vyborg" and designed in the style of the Middle Ages. This project is very important for all region because it promotes the recognizable unique brand of local products. We are waiting you by the address Krepostnaya street, 3 (Vyborg).
 

City a fairy tale

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We’re glad to present you the town, where one can come across the medieval fairy-tale and contemporaneity, the memories of the historical past and the perspectives of the present.  It is situated on the North-West of the country just 120 km off St.Petersburg, on the boarder between Russia and Finland. Its cultural, historical and architectural monuments as well as picturesque landscapes, streets and cobble-stone roadways attract tourists from all over the world. Vyborg today is recognized as the tourist centre of Russia – established shipping routes, railway and car tracks connect it with Europe and the rest of the world. Day by day comfortable hotels, private inns, restaurants and cafes serve their clients at high European level. Travellers traditionally rejoice at the variety of fascinating excursion programmes in the Russian, Finnish and English languages. In this town alone one can climb to the sightseeing ground of the only medieval castle in Russia, walk along the romantic «Monrepous» park, dine in the historical restaurant, located in the ancient «Round Tower». In our wonderful town one can mentally go hundreds of years way back to fancy the life of knights and kings, picture the future vividly – the era of new discoveries and technology. Unique historical “scenery” that have preserved the spirit of the Middle Ages as well as picturesque landscapes of the suburbs traditionally draw attention of Russian and foreign film studios, while the staggering bond of epochs inspire painters and impress tourists. If you happen to visit our town even once, you will never forget it!
 

Free city maps for tourists.

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The Tourist Information center of Vyborg provides free city maps for foreign tourists in Finish and English languages. This maps can be useful for guests because they include the main information about city routes and sightings. This kind of free city maps are very popular between customers and every tourist visiting the Tourist Information center needs this guide. For more information please call: + 7 (81378) 3-44-30 or +7 (905) 210-5555. Adress: Vokzalnaya street, 13 (Vyborg). We hope to be usefull for you!
 

The center "Hermitage-Vyborg" presents the new exhibition.

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The center "Hermitage-Vyborg" invites guests to its new exhibition. The center "Hermitage-Vyborg" is situated in a unique building of architect Uno Ullberg, where in the Finnish time was the school of art and museum. Today guests can visit the exhibition of famous State Museum in Vyborg. Address: Vyborg, st. Ladanova 1. Opening hours: from 10.00 to 18.00, every day. Phone: 8 (81378) 2-72-82, 28-332, e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

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Tourist Information Centre
188800, Vyborg, Vokzalnaya Str., 13
Phones: + 7 (905) 210-5555,
+7 (81378) 3-44-30.
E-mail: info@vyborg-info.ru