Saint Petersburg

Things to do in St 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, founded in 1764 by the Empress Catherine the Great.
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 citadel of the city of Saint Petersburg and it is built on an island along the river Neva.

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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...

Day trips & excursions

Choose this essential one-day excursion to St Petersburg with a private guide to obtain the full und...

Day trips & excursions

This eight hour tour is a great option for art and history lovers who would like to get the maximum ...

Bus tours

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

Attraction passes

With your St. Petersburg CityPass card, you'll save up to 80% when you visit the city's museums, riv...

Shows & Cabaret

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

Concerts & Operas

Enjoy a Russian classical music concert in one of the most sumptuous palaces of the city on the Neva...

Attraction passes

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

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

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

Bus tours

On this unique sightseeing program you will explore the best of St Petersburg over the course of two...

Shows & Cabaret
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Russian Cossacks Folk Show is one of the best authentic experiences you can have when visiting Russi...

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 English...

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...

Day trips & excursions

Travel outside the Capital for an unique winter experience: go for a ride on dog-sleds through the w...

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Bus tours

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

Attraction passes

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

Shows & Cabaret

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

Bus tours

On this unique sightseeing program you will explore the best of St Petersburg over the course of two...

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 English...

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...

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

With your St. Petersburg CityPass card, you'll save up to 80% when you visit the city's museums, riv...

Shows & Cabaret

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

Concerts & Operas

Enjoy a Russian classical music concert in one of the most sumptuous palaces of the city on the Neva...

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...

Day trips & excursions

Choose this essential one-day excursion to St Petersburg with a private guide to obtain the full und...

Day trips & excursions

This eight hour tour is a great option for art and history lovers who would like to get the maximum ...

Shows & Cabaret
-5%

Russian Cossacks Folk Show is one of the best authentic experiences you can have when visiting Russi...

Day trips & excursions

Travel outside the Capital for an unique winter experience: go for a ride on dog-sleds through the w...

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Experiences in Saint Petersburg

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