The most important
The map of St. Petersburg shows 42 islands. All in all within the city territory there are 100 rivers and natural waterways and over 20 canals.
The pride of Saint-Petersburg is the city bridges which can tell in the detail the story of the world bridge-building in the last 300 years. St. Petersburg entered the 3rd millennium having 342 bridges, 21 of which are draw-bridges. The opening of the city bridges during the White Nights is a splendid event worth to admire.
Price and duration: 1000 RUB per a one hour
Type of excursion: panoramic
Excrusion is available on English and Russian
Boat trips and cruises on the city’s rivers and canals have lately gained great popularity. The navigation season in St. Petersburg extends from April to October. Dozens of steamers, motorboats and other vessels are moored at every landing. Cruise boats offer trips to any taste. Some sail smoothly and speedily across the Gulf of Finland, others can go under the lowest bridges of the city historical centre. Their covered cabins allow taking trips in any weather.
You can choose traditional routs and see all the centre of the city from the water or take a cruise following an individual route.
• Boat tickets are not included.