Enjoy sightseeing in Russias capital city, St Petersburg, on-board the wonderful City Sightseeing bus tour. With 18 tour stops along the route, the tour takes its passengers on a journey to the citys biggest and best sights. Passengers can hop-on and hop-off as they please, or stay on the tour for the full duration which takes approximately 90 minutes.
Stop 1 is located at St Isaacs Cathedral this cathedral is the largest in the city and the fourth largest in the world! Its eye-catching ecclesiastic architecture makes it one of St. Petersburgs most stunning buildings.
The tour continues from here to more tourist hotspots, including Palace Square, which is considered the central square of St Petersburg. Many significant events have taken place here, including the Bloody Sunday Massacre and October Revolution, so make sure your tuned into our on-board audio commentary which will give you all the interesting facts you need!
Admire more of St Petersburgs stunning architectures as the tour bus approaches The Anichkov Palace and Kazan Cathedral. The cathedral is dedicated to the Lady of Kazan and is another of the largest cathedrals in Russia. The Anichkov Palace is famous for being the first stone palace in Russia as part of the Nevsky project and takes its name from the Anichkov Bridge across the Fontanka.
To experience the social side of St Petersburg, hop-off at Nevsky Avenue where you can enjoy a selection of bars, eateries and shops. Of an evening, this avenue has one of the citys most vibrant nightlifes!
Customers also have the option to add the Boat Tour to their 1 day ticket at check-out. Enjoy more views as you travel along the water, taking in the spectacular views of more of St Petersburgs most important landmarks.
The tour stops along the route are as follows:
- St Isaacs Cathedral
- The Admiralty
- Palace Square
- Kazan Cathedral
- Grand Guest Yard
- Anichkov Palace and Bridge
- Nevsky Ave/Vladimirsky Prospect
- Moscow Railway Terminal
- Vosstaniya Square
- Nevsky Ave/ Liteiny Prospect
- Eliseyev Brothers Emporium
- Arts Square
- Grand Ciniselli Circus
- Summer Garden
- Palace Square
- Church of Our Saviour on Spilled Blood
- Palace Embankment
- Admiral Embankment