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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Castle & palace tours

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

Museums

Saint Petersburg is Russia's ancient capital city, where the Czars had their palace and the economic...

Walking tours

Explore the most notable places in Saint-Petersburg with a private local guide for 4-hours. Get a un...

Shows & Cabaret

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

Castle & palace tours

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

Bus tours

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

Attraction passes

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

Bus tours

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

Cruises and boat tours

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

Cruises and boat tours

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

Shows & Cabaret

Get a taste of rich Russian culture with a wide variety of acts. This colorful show lasts 1 hour 50 ...

Castle & palace tours

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

Ballet

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

Shows & Cabaret

Russian Circus in Moscow is the oldest entertainment institute in Russia. The State Circus venue whe...

Attraction passes

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

Museums

Marvel at the world's largest collection of Carl Fabergé masterpieces with your admission ticket to ...

Walking tours

The tour starts from the impressive St. Isaac’s Cathedral, commissioned by Tsar Alexander I in 1918....

Shopping Tours

Are you keen on shopping and would like to learn where the best shops, stores and good venues of Sai...

Unusual tours

If you dream of presenting an ingenious gift from Russia to your loved ones - do not hesitate to try...

Walking tours

During your two hour orientation tour of St. Petersburg, your local expert guide will show you aroun...

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Castle & palace tours

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

Museums

Saint Petersburg is Russia's ancient capital city, where the Czars had their palace and the economic...

Walking tours

Explore the most notable places in Saint-Petersburg with a private local guide for 4-hours. Get a un...

Shows & Cabaret

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

Castle & palace tours

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

Bus tours

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

Attraction passes

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

Bus tours

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

Cruises and boat tours

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

Cruises and boat tours

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

Shows & Cabaret

Get a taste of rich Russian culture with a wide variety of acts. This colorful show lasts 1 hour 50 ...

Castle & palace tours

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

Ballet

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

Shows & Cabaret

Russian Circus in Moscow is the oldest entertainment institute in Russia. The State Circus venue whe...

Attraction passes

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

Museums

Marvel at the world's largest collection of Carl Fabergé masterpieces with your admission ticket to ...

Walking tours

The tour starts from the impressive St. Isaac’s Cathedral, commissioned by Tsar Alexander I in 1918....

Shopping Tours

Are you keen on shopping and would like to learn where the best shops, stores and good venues of Sai...

Unusual tours

If you dream of presenting an ingenious gift from Russia to your loved ones - do not hesitate to try...

Walking tours

During your two hour orientation tour of St. Petersburg, your local expert guide will show you aroun...

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