Raising bridges Night Boat Tour in Saint Petersburg
Cruises and boat tours

Raising bridges Night Boat Tour in Saint Petersburg

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes
Language: English , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Enjoy the sensational views and city lights of St Petersburg by night
  • Discover a new perspective during this boat trip on the city's must-see rivers and canals
  • Watch Dvortsovy and Troitsky bridges across the Neva River being raised right in front of you
What to expect

Saint Petersburg is a fascinating city during the day, but in dark, it reveals another breathtaking side with the sensational city lights and night views. Discover the city under the moon and stars when you take this romantic boat trip and ride along the main rivers and canals. A highlight of this night cruise is to see how the drawbridges are raised on the Neva River. Marvel at architectural ensembles, view the unique shape of the city’s skyline with a recognizable string of spires and domes and see a variety of bridges.

During the cruise, you will follow palaces, noble mansions, notable cathedrals, the hand-made island of New Holland, the building of Mariinsky Theatre, the renovated Chinezelli circus, the granite walls of the Peter and Paul's Fortress and the gold-plated spire of the Peter and Paul's Cathedral. Particularly fabulous from the water is the ingenious ensemble of the spit of the Basils Island, the peculiar pattern of the Summer Garden fence, the mysterious St.Michael's Castle, and the square of the seven bridges. This popular and must-do cruise will leave you with many great memories!

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What's included
  • Boat tour
  • Warm covers for outdoor seating
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Audioguide (can be added at check-out)
Reduced price
  • Students (with valid ID): reduced
  • Children (0 to 15 years): reduced

St. Petersburg Boats, 53 Fontanka river embankment, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Meeting point:

The pier is located at Fontanka 53, near the Lomonosov Bridge.

What to remember
  • If you want an English or Russian audioguide, please select at check-out
  • Indoor and outdoor seating is available
  • Warm covers keep you comfortable in windy weather
  • Toilet facilities on board
  • Some boats have a mini bar, otherwise, you are welcome to bring your own food and drinks
  • Smoking is prohibited on the boat
  • Please don´t bring oversize luggage on the boat tour
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  • Daily tours between May 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020
  • Tour starts at 11.55 pm
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Saint-Petersburg Boats
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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