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Russians in Potsdam – from Alexander I to the present day

Thematic sightseeing  bike tour.

Duration: 3 hours

You will be amazed to know how much connects Potsdam with Russia!  Learn about the friendship between the Russian tsar Alexander I and Prussian King Frederik William, look at the Russian village Alexandrovka and Alexander Nevsky Chapel,  drop in the New Garden to look at the  flowerbed in the shape of a five-pointed star in front of Cecilienhof Palace where the conference was held in 1945. Strolling through the peaceful streets of the former Soviet “town number 7” find a  former Soviet  jail acting until 1991 and finish at the memorial cemetery of soviet soldiers in the very middle of the city.

Additional options:

We can assist you to rent the bikes at the main railway station, please let us now you need our help. The rental сost is 12 € for the day (not included).  You may also rent a  bicycle helmet. After the tour you will have the opportunity to visit other parks or places of interest, or  just have a ride along the banks of the river Havel and the lakes and relax.


Main Railway Station building,  near “Information” stand or at your hotel in Potsdam.

You can easily get here from Berlin  using S Bahn (S7, End Station) or “Regio” trains.