Welcome to the Venice of the North
Stay near beautiful canals and bridges, and admire historic architecture on Nevsky Prospect, Russia's most famous street. Just across the Neva River, visit Peter and Paul Fortress and see a concert at the century-old Music Hall. The Hermitage Museum, one of the world's largest and oldest museums, is a must-see attraction founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great. Read in detail some of our suggestions below.
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