|Video gallery of Saint Petersburg|
Series of videos about our city
Saint-Petersburg is famous for its remarkable atmosphere. Visitors can frequently hear next words: “Open your heart to the city and it will open for you and will remain in your heart forever”. And if it really happens whenever you come to St. Petersburg no matter it rains or the sunshine is ferocious, it is sleety or freezing the city will receive you as its native child. It will impart its warmth to you, soothe you and infuse with hope sure enough.
Without the slightest doubt, “white nights” are the most popular time for tourists to visit St. Petersburg. A lot of festivals and excursions are conducted in the city through this period.
|Things to do in Saint-Petersburg|
Undoubtedly our visitors of Saint-Petersburg would like to include the Hermitage museum or Mariinsky Theatre into their tour, but there are hidden gems of Saint- Petersburg. For example, one of them is the Imperial Porcelain Factory or the other interesting place to visit - Erarta Contemporary Art museum and Gallery with a huge number of an extraordinary paintings and objects. But when you would like to have a break and rest like a local our guide will take you to doughnut cafe or «Pyshky» in Russian, the cafe was famous from Soviet Period. Picky eaters will appreciate caviar and vodka tasting in Yeliseevsky Food Hall.
Winter in Russia... cold, dark and snowy - sounds scary, isn’t it? The temperatures can easily fall down to minus 40 degrees celsius in some places of Russia, but, dont worry , winter- is a perfect time to experience the unique beauty of Saint Petersburg.
There is a great choice of what you can do and see in Saint - Petersburg in summer. The Hermitage museum with a famous Winter Palace is an attraction number one for curiuos visitors of Northen Venice, this is how do we call our admirable city. There are numerous paintings, prints, drawings,coins ans medals, the decorative arts, sculptures, watercolours and many more!
The Menshikov Palace is «must see» of Saint -Petersburg in summer. The Palace is a part of the Hermitage museum, but in comparison with such a crowded and overfull Hermitage, Menshikov Palace (which is situated on Vasilyevsky Island )is really home to piece and leisurely study of the History of the Russian Empire.
There is a great variety of things you can do in summer and a lot of interesting places to see, among them you can visit Novgorod - one of the most ancient cities in Russia near the Volkhov river or Kizhi - a national park on an Island in the Northen part of Onezhskoe lake in Karelia. Welcome to Moscow - the capital of Russia, only 4 hours from Saint-Petersburg by speed train «Sapsan». If you have at least four days in Moscow, we recommend you the «Golden Ring» - a group of ancient Russian towns nearby Moscow and an important part of Russian culture.
It’s a great amount of attractions in Saint-Petersburg, Russia which we recommend to visit in summer. Drive 30km away from
the city and visit the summer residence of Peter the Great , the Grand Palace, which was constructed to commemorate victory
over the Swedes. We call this place Russian Versailles, but we hope to impress you even more. Even if the weather is rainy in
Saint- Petersburg in summer you are recommened to walk along magnificent gardens of Petergof and enjoy the Great
Cascade fountain as well as the rest of them.
Are you still looking for the best guide in Saint- Petersburg? Don’t you know which attraction is better? We are happy to invite our guests to the most interesting places of Saint-Petersburg. It’s even difficult to imagine that Saint-Petersburg was erected on a swampy area and became a capital of Russian Empire. Till now we call our majectic city «The Northen Capital of Russia» and we are proud of it. We are pleased to show you giant palaces, historical buildings, hidden treasures and local areas and we will certainly organize memorable Russian vacation to you.
Visit the second lagest city of Russia -Saint -Petersburg and enjoy the luxurious beauty of summer residences, palaces,
historical buildings, stunning monuments, impressive cathedrals, modern museums and have your shot of vodka to feel like
Russian. We would definitley suggest you to take a boat tour along Neva river, the main navigable river of our city, to stroll
along Nevsky prospect and to drop into historically famous food store «Eliseevsky».