TOP-10 excursions in St. Petersburg Automatic translate
St. Petersburg is a wonderful city with a rich historical heritage, where sights are literally at every step. What to see in the city? What excursions in St. Petersburg should you pay special attention to? Let’s figure it out!
A great opportunity to learn about the city’s main attractions and form a first impression of St. Petersburg. The route passes through the iconic places of Nevsky Prospect, Senate Square, Palace Embankment. Tourists will see the Summer Garden and the Field of Mars, stop at the Peter and Paul Fortress, temples and cathedrals.
The duration of the sightseeing tour is 1.5 hours, the cost is 650 rubles.
Night walk under drawbridges
It is impossible to come to St. Petersburg and not visit the night bridges. It is a spectacular show that is often accompanied by classical music. The best way to look at the
bridges is from the boat .
Tourists will see the main sights of the city lined up along the river and appreciate the splendor of St. Petersburg at night. The guide will tell you about the history of the city and how the bridges were raised in the past.
The cost of the excursion is from 950 RUB per person, the duration is from 1.5 to 3 hours. You can take children.
Myths and legends of St. Petersburg
The city, built on the site of swamps, where no one lived before, is surrounded by secrets and mysteries. Majestic Petersburg has its dark side. You can learn about the mystical events that took place in the city, see with your own eyes the places and buildings that are told in legends on a guided tour. Tourists will visit the Tower of Griffins and the basements of the palaces, learn about the secrets that accompanied the construction of the main historical monuments.
The duration of the excursion is 3 hours. Transfer by bus with stops at attractions. Cost from 900 rubles.
St. Petersburg and its charm cannot be appreciated just by walking the streets. To enjoy the beautiful views, you need to climb higher. A unique opportunity for this is provided by a tour of the city rooftops.
Tourists will be offered a route through the rooftops of several buildings in contact with each other, visits to observation decks and the best places for photos. All roofs have fences.
The duration of the walk is 1 hour, the cost is 650 rubles.
Walk-through yards of Vasilievsky Island
Initially, it was Vasilievsky Island that was the center of the city. Now its status has changed somewhat, but it is difficult to hide the traces of its former splendor. And the walk-through yards, along which you can make a fascinating route, have become legendary.
The excursion will tell about the buildings and structures of Vasilievsky Island, where government agencies were previously located, about unusual tenement houses and courtyards-wells, allowing you to look at the city through the eyes of a local resident.
The duration of the walking tour is 2 hours, in a group no more than 10 people. The cost is 875 rubles.
Northern Islands and the Gulf of Finland
One of the most popular excursions among the guests of the city along the canals of St. Petersburg ends with an exit to the waters of the bay. The excursion involves a trip around the Northern Islands located in the Neva delta. Tourists can admire the Hermitage, the cruiser Aurora, the Peter and Paul Fortress and other sights from the side of the river.
The group tour will last 1 hour 45 minutes, cost from 850 RUB per person.
Kronstadt and boat trip
The port city of Kronstadt was founded almost simultaneously with St. Petersburg and has been of great strategic importance for centuries. Only recently has it been considered an urban area, and a special pass is no longer required to visit.
During the excursion, they will tell about the history of Kronstadt, tourists will visit the main temple of the Russian Navy and Anchor Square. The end will be a boat trip along the bay with a visit to the forts.
The duration of the event is 6 hours, the entrance fee is 1500 rubles.
Communal apartments in Leningrad
Leningrad communal apartments, which appeared in the era of the USSR, have become a real cultural phenomenon, which you can get acquainted with only here. Converted from luxurious mansions of wealthy citizens, they have retained a part of their former splendor, showing through the patina of Soviet life. Tourists will learn about the era of compaction, see antique furniture that survived the blockade, tiled stoves, marble staircases, stucco and stained-glass windows, learn the stories of communal apartment residents.
The duration will be 1.5 hours, the entrance price is 900 rubles per person. There are no more than 10-15 people in a group.
Motor ride in the city center
A great opportunity to combine sightseeing with the drive and emotions of a motorcycle ride. The price includes all the necessary equipment. The route can be adjusted at the request of the tourist. An experienced guide will explain the history of each attraction at the stops.
Duration - 1 hour, price 650 rubles.
Excursion to Peterhof
The most beautiful park in St. Petersburg and the main residence of Peter I are a must-see. Fountains and beautiful flower beds, luxurious buildings and interiors of the Tsar’s time, a picturesque coast and views of the Gulf of Finland, all of this is included in the route.
The duration of the excursion is 6 hours. Tourists will be taken to the park on a comfortable bus, acquainting with the history of the city. The cost is 1500 RUB per visitor.
The listed excursions of St. Petersburg and their prices are relevant for 2020. Study the information and feel free to travel to the Northern capital.
- Музеи мира – большой архив музейных коллекций живописи
- "Jeanne." Jubiläumsausstellung von Jeanne Melkonyan
- "Sonidos de la ciudad. Nueva York"
- "Sonidos de la ciudad. Saxofón + órgano de Nueva York"
- Selbstlosigkeit mit musikalischer Voreingenommenheit. Kostenlose Konzerte im Strawinsky Foyer
- Exposición de aniversario de Roman Lyapin "2856"
- Theater named after Obraztsova completed his tour in St. Petersburg with the play "The Old Senior and …"
- Views of modern Sevastopol at the personal exhibition of the Crimean artist Vladimir Olkhov
to advertising revenue.
Turn off Adblock, please!