St. Petersburg - A City With Rich Heritage

Get the Best Travel Deals by Experts

+91 8368513675

Our CRM team analysis your requirements and assign to destination expert. Assignment happen as soon as possible on best effort basis.

CRM team sends first response to you which includes advisors contact details and response time etc.

Sales advisor gives quotation to you with in 4 hrs for FIT (1-10 people) 24 hrs for group (more then 10 people)

Note: We work from mon - fri 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM

St. Petersburg - A City With Rich Heritage

Published:

Russia is cool place for many reasons apart from some of its coolest corners in temperatures. Tourists love to visit Russia as many times as possible because one it is so beautiful and two it is quite big too. From one stretch of the country to the another , if you are on a Russia tour package, then it is all worth in your life. So we know that Russia boasts of many wonderful places also because Russia is in two continent and not just one. Russia's Europe part has European feel and it's Asian part still has Asian feel. So in this article we will talk about one of the most famous place in Russia. yes we will talk about St. Petersburg. Until 1918 St. Petersburg was the capital city of Russia. In the early part of 1900s St. Petersburg got different name  like Petrograd and Leningrad but in 1924 it became St. Petersburg again. So let us see more about the city.

About St. Petersburg City

St. Petersburg being extremely modern city today remains to be a custodian of its history. That shows through its 18-19th century architectural ensemble. It's 36 historical architectural complexes are listed as UNESCO world heritage sites. St. Petersburg offers lot of cultural tourism where these sites on UNESCO list can be visited. The city happens to be full of life. It has everything for everyone. This is substantiated by the fact that St. Petersburg has more than 200 museums, 80 theatres, 100 concert organisations, 62 cinemas and almost 80 other cultural establishments. Festivals and carnivals are the charm of the city. Every year the city hosts almost 100 festivals and many carnivals where art, culture and music is the lifeline of these festivals and carnivals. St. Petersburg, the second largest city of Russia is a world class tourist destination today because it is too beautiful and too attractive. Its Hermitage Museum, housed in the Winter Palace of the Romanov Dynasty, is both one of the world's greatest and oldest collections of art, treasure, and antiquities, and one of its most beautiful buildings in Russia and the world.

St. Petersburg Russia

St. Petersburg has many attractions for tourists. Apart from its Hermitage museum, it's prime attraction, St. Petersburg has other great attractions in plenty. Russian museum, Peter and Paul Fortress, The bridges on the Neva, Museum of Artillery, Combat Engineers and Signal troops, Ethnographic museum, Alexander Nevskiy Monastery, Kirov's museum, Jangseung spirits are only some of the museums of St. Petersburg where you can see the historical and cultural elements of the country and the city. Then there is Ballet dance performances in the city. No talk about St. Petersburg and Russia is complete without talking about Ballet and Opera. Ballet which is now world famous dance form occupy a special place in the cultural space of St. Petersburg. Along with Ballet dance, Opera is another live example of old beauty of Russian culture. So there is Mariinsky Theatre a world class theatre for both Ballet and Opera. Mikhailovskiy Theatre, St. Petersburg Opera, Conservatory Theatre are other centres where you can enjoy Ballet and Opera.

St. Ptersburg has not only beauty on land but it has beauty on water too. For every tourists, a tour of the canals by boat is a great way to see the city in the summer. The typical tour is through the Moika, out to the Neva river to see the Peter and Paul Fortress and the Cruiser Aurora, then in through the Fontanka, sometimes as far as the Mariinsky Theatre. So  you must enjoy the river cruise here as well. Russia has largest rail network and the longest cruise network too. In the warmer months many smaller boats and water-taxis floats through the canals throughout the city.

About St. Petersburg

So what are you waiting for? St. Petersburg is great to visit any month of the year. Be it old cultural feel or the new look of the city everything is amazing. Though the city law does not allow sky scrapper buildings in the city but that does not affect the beauty of the city in any which way. So take a St. Petersburg tour package anytime and go enjoy your journey.

Explore Russia Tour Packages with Dook International, check our Russia holiday packages as below -Moscow and St-petersburg 4 nightsMoscow and St-petersburg 5 nights
Recent Blogs
Top 10 Reasons to Visit Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

- by Dook

20 Best Cities to Visit in Italy

20 Best Cities to Visit in Italy

- by Dook

35 Awe-Inspiring Places to Visit in Bali, Indonesia

35 Awe-Inspiring Places to Visit in Bali, Indonesia

- by Dook

Top 5 Jain Restaurants in Almaty & Kazakhstan

Top 5 Jain Restaurants in Almaty & Kazakhstan

- by Dook

10 Incredible Southeast Asian Countries to Visit

10 Incredible Southeast Asian Countries to Visit

- by Dook

20 Exciting Things to Do & See in Astana

20 Exciting Things to Do & See in Astana

- by Dook

21 Top Cities in Spain to Visit

21 Top Cities in Spain to Visit

- by Dook

30 Best Things To Do in Vietnam

30 Best Things To Do in Vietnam

- by Dook

28 Best Things to Do in Baku Azerbaijan

28 Best Things to Do in Baku Azerbaijan

- by Dook

10 Most Enchanting Cities in Tajikistan to Visit

10 Most Enchanting Cities in Tajikistan to Visit

- by Dook

35 Best Countries to Visit in Europe

35 Best Countries to Visit in Europe

- by Dook

Peterhof Palace: A Surreal Excursion in St. Petersburg

Peterhof Palace: A Surreal Excursion in St. Petersburg

- by Dook

15 Top Places to Visit in Samarkand

15 Top Places to Visit in Samarkand

- by Dook

15 Best Things to Do in Almaty & Kazakhstan

15 Best Things to Do in Almaty & Kazakhstan

- by Dook

Best Caucasus Countries to Visit

Best Caucasus Countries to Visit

- by Dook

15 Fantastic Things to Do in Uzbekistan & Tashkent

15 Fantastic Things to Do in Uzbekistan & Tashkent

- by Dook

25 Most-loved Europe Tourist Attractions to Explore

25 Most-loved Europe Tourist Attractions to Explore

- by Dook

15 Must-See Museums in Yerevan & Armenia

15 Must-See Museums in Yerevan & Armenia

- by Dook

15 Must-Explore Cities in Central Asia to Visit

15 Must-Explore Cities in Central Asia to Visit

- by Dook

Top 10 Restaurants in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Top 10 Restaurants in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

- by Dook

15 Best Restaurants in Sofia & Bulgaria You Must Try

15 Best Restaurants in Sofia & Bulgaria You Must Try

- by Dook

20 Most Popular Asian Food and Cuisine to Try

20 Most Popular Asian Food and Cuisine to Try

- by Dook

10 Most Popular Cafes in Baku that You Should Visit

10 Most Popular Cafes in Baku that You Should Visit

- by Dook

11 Best Balkan Countries to Visit

11 Best Balkan Countries to Visit

- by Dook

20 Fascinating Things to Do in Kusadasi Turkey

20 Fascinating Things to Do in Kusadasi Turkey

- by Dook

An Elaborate Guide on Corporate Tours in CIS Countries

An Elaborate Guide on Corporate Tours in CIS Countries

- by Dook

15 Cheapest Countries in Asia to Visit on Your Next Holiday

15 Cheapest Countries in Asia to Visit on Your Next Holiday

- by Dook

15 Must-Try Armenian Food & Dishes

15 Must-Try Armenian Food & Dishes

- by Dook

20 Best Beaches in Turkey to Visit on Your Next Holiday

20 Best Beaches in Turkey to Visit on Your Next Holiday

- by Dook


Categories