Night cruise under the drawbridges of Saint Petersburg
Attractions & guided tours

Night cruise under the drawbridges of Saint Petersburg

Free cancellation
Language: English , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Witness the true beauty of the white nights and the drawbridges of St. Petersburg from the canals of the city
  • Join a sightseeing boat tour on the rivers Neva, Moika, Fontanka and on the Griboedov canal
  • Depart from the most central and convenient place of Saint-Petersburg
What to expect

It is only possible to witness the true beauty of St. Petersburg, if you are observing it from the waters of the city. And how could it be otherwise in the «Venice of the North»? On the comfortable ships of this tour you can take a fascinating cruise along the majestic Neva, the expanses and the curves of the Fontanka and Moika rivers, to fully enjoy the white nights and the drawbridges. The piers from which the cruises depart are located in the most central and convenient places of Saint-Petersburg.

The night cruise on the rivers of St. Petersburg is not complete without the sight of drawbridges: the night center of St. Petersburg is something that is really worth seeing. During the cruise, passengers will see drawbridges and enjoy unforgettable views of St. Petersburg at night. The sights of the city will appear in front of you in a decoration of magnificent illumination, and the lights reflected on the surface of the water will create for you a magical atmosphere. At night the city shows its mysterious sides and reveals what remains hidden during the day.

Cruising on the boat, you will see the spans of bridges over the water surface, granite embankments and solemn facades under the light of city lanterns. You will have time to take photos and if you wish, you may also sit on the open deck and see the drawbridges in thi open air.

During this tour you will see the Embankments of St. Petersburg, the wrought iron fences of the Summer Garden, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Mikhailovsky castle (The Engineering lock), the Winter Palace and the Hermitage museum’s complex, Saints Peter and Paul Fortress, Klodt's horses on the Anichkov Bridge, the spit of Vasilievsky Island with the Rostral columns, the Cruiser “Aurora”, the Kunstkamera, the Admiralty and the following mansions: Sheremetyev, Shuvalovsky, Anichkov, Beloselsky - Belozersky, Stroganovsky and Razumovsky.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Night cruise
    • Audioguide in Russian and English
    Where

    Fontanka river Embankment, 71, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191023

    What to remember
    • Please wear appropriate clothing for a canal cruise
    • Audioguide in Russian and English available on board
    • Please be at the pier before departure, boarding starts at 11:30 pm
    • Children from 0 to 3 years old require a free entrance ticket.
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    Provider
    ООО "Теплоход СПб" (Судоходная компания)
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 6 hours before the experience begins.

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