Saint Petersburg

Things to do in Saint Petersburg

Founded by westward-looking Peter the Great in 1703, Saint Petersburg preserves the spirit of its romantic past. It was by order of this rebellious Ru... Read more

Top attractions in Saint Petersburg

The State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg is one of the largest art museums in the world.
Catherine Palace, named for Catherine, the wife of Peter the Great, was formerly a modest two-story building constructed in 1717.
Known as the Russian Versailles, Peterhof Palace is one of the key visitor attractions in St.
Saint Isaac's Cathedral is the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in St.
The grand Yusupov palace is located on the Moika River featuring one of the few remaining homes in St Petersburg with original 19th century interiors and is most famously known murder of Grigory Rasputin in 1916.
Built by order of Peter the Great between 1706 and 1740, The Peter and Paul Fortress is the original citadel of Saint Petersburg and is built on Hare island along the Neva River.

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Admire the Russian architecture at St. Isaac’s Cathedral with your entrance ticket and discover why ...

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See one of Europe's most exciting cities from a totally unique perspective - a guided boat cruise of...

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Experience St Petersburg by night during a 1-hour 20-minute river cruise with a professional guide. ...

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With a guide, you take a train to Tsarskoye Selo — the town where Catherine Palace is located. Alter...

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Russian Ballet is a dancing art phenomenon famous all over the world. Swan Lake is ballet in its bes...

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Discover St. Petersburg at your own pace and explore your favorite parts of the city by hopping on a...

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PanoramicRoof is the first tour operator in Russia which provides official walks and excursions on t...

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Explore the imperial home that belonged to Felix Yusupov and the site of Grigori Rasputin's notoriou...

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Your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel to bring you to the Tzar's Village (Tsarskoye Selo...

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At the 'Feel Yourself Russian' folk show at Nikolayevsky Palace in Saint Petersburg, you'll grow mor...

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Enjoy a Russian classical music concert in one of the most sumptuous palaces of the city on the Neva...

Excursions & day trips

Visit Peterhof, a beautiful summer residence of the Russian Imperial family. See both the Grand Pala...

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Discover the grandeur of Saint Petersburg in the comfort of a private vehicle and accompanied by a p...

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This is a tour to the city of Kronstadt on the island of Kotlin, in the middle of the Gulf of Finlan...

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When the bustle of the day leaves and twilight falls on St. Petersburg, the city on the Neva becomes...

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Pavlovsky Palace was the residence of Emperor Paul I, built in the style of the late 18th - early 19...

Attractions & guided tours

Peterhof is the luxurious residence of the Tzars and it is located in the Western part of the city o...

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Visit the Hermitage Museum on your own and use skip-the-line concierge service at the same time. Thi...

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Did you know why St. Petersburg elephants demonstrated excellent sommelier skills? Have you heard of...

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Visit the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg with your entrance ticket and see ...

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Activities

Discover St. Petersburg at your own pace and explore your favorite parts of the city by hopping on a...

Activities

See one of Europe's most exciting cities from a totally unique perspective - a guided boat cruise of...

Activities

Experience St Petersburg by night during a 1-hour 20-minute river cruise with a professional guide. ...

Activities

Admire the Russian architecture at St. Isaac’s Cathedral with your entrance ticket and discover why ...

Excursions & day trips

With a guide, you take a train to Tsarskoye Selo — the town where Catherine Palace is located. Alter...

Activities

Russian Ballet is a dancing art phenomenon famous all over the world. Swan Lake is ballet in its bes...

Attractions & guided tours

PanoramicRoof is the first tour operator in Russia which provides official walks and excursions on t...

Attractions & guided tours

This is a tour to the city of Kronstadt on the island of Kotlin, in the middle of the Gulf of Finlan...

Attractions & guided tours

When the bustle of the day leaves and twilight falls on St. Petersburg, the city on the Neva becomes...

Attractions & guided tours

Pavlovsky Palace was the residence of Emperor Paul I, built in the style of the late 18th - early 19...

Attractions & guided tours

Peterhof is the luxurious residence of the Tzars and it is located in the Western part of the city o...

Excursions & day trips

Visit Peterhof, a beautiful summer residence of the Russian Imperial family. See both the Grand Pala...

Activities

Discover the grandeur of Saint Petersburg in the comfort of a private vehicle and accompanied by a p...

Attractions & guided tours

Explore the imperial home that belonged to Felix Yusupov and the site of Grigori Rasputin's notoriou...

Excursions & day trips

Your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel to bring you to the Tzar's Village (Tsarskoye Selo...

Tickets and events

At the 'Feel Yourself Russian' folk show at Nikolayevsky Palace in Saint Petersburg, you'll grow mor...

Tickets and events

Enjoy a Russian classical music concert in one of the most sumptuous palaces of the city on the Neva...

Attractions & guided tours

Visit the Hermitage Museum on your own and use skip-the-line concierge service at the same time. Thi...

Activities

Visit the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg with your entrance ticket and see ...

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Did you know why St. Petersburg elephants demonstrated excellent sommelier skills? Have you heard of...

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