Vasilyevsky Island, the largest of St Petersburg’s islands, is one of the most picturesque areas of historic St Petersburg that features Old Stock Exchange, the Rostral Columns, Kunstkamera, Russian Academy of Science and many other historical buildings. The famous Spit of Vasilyevsky Island is one of city’s symbols – a beautiful ensemble of architectural forms on the shores of the Neva River.
One of the most beautiful cathedrals in Russia and in the World, St Isaac’s Cathedral is an important landmark of St Petersburg and one of its main tourist attractions. St Isaac’s Cathedral features impressive exteriors and rich interiors as well as a 40 m high colonnade. Climb the colonnade and enjoy magnificent views over St Petersburg.
You have come to the magnificent Saint Petersburg and only have one day to see the Russian Northern capital. This St Petersburg Walking City Tour will help you to see most of the city just in one day. Be ready to discover a lot of sightseeing highlights of Saint Petersburg! And don’t forget your camera, oh! and an umbrella of course 😉
Visit Peterhof, the magnificent imperial estate of Peter the Great, marvel at the architectural beauty of the palace, get impressed by the grandeur of the famous fountain system including the spectacular Grand Cascade, and enjoy the great park. Peterhof is often referred to as the Russian Versailles – make sure to see one of Saint Petersburg’s most popular tourist spot.
See one of the world’s largest and prestigious museums and an absolute cultural must-see in Saint Petersburg. Located in the Winter Palace and six other venues, the Hermitage offers its visitors works of Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Rubens, Picasso, Matisse and many others.
Visit the main square of Saint Petersburg and of the former Russian Empire. Being one of the most harmonious ensembles of architecture in the world, Palace Square is a must-see on a trip to Saint Petersburg. See the place that has been setting major events of Russian history.
See one of the city’s most famous landmarks, the place where the city of Saint Petersburg was born. Marvel at the Peter and Paul Cathedral and visit a number of museums located in the fortress.
Discover magnificent Saint Petersburg and the sightseeing highlights of the Russian cultural capital on a city tour. Feel the atmosphere of the Russian Empire and see famous world heritage sights – the Hermitage, the Peter and Paul Fortress, the Mariinsky Theatre and many more.