St Petersburg the imperial capital of the mighty Russian empire, a city founded by Peter the Great, built on the banks of the Neva river, St Petersburg is a city truly built for King. St Petersburg is the gateway to Russia from the west, the greatest architects of Europe were summoned by Tsar Peter to create classical wonderland of Palaces and Cathedrals. St Petersburg is often compared to Amsterdam due to its many canals, for that reason St Petersburg river cruising is essential to all the fabulous landmarks. St Petersburg cruising is comfortable way to expiree the city; there are many St Petersburg cruise holiday packages to choose from.
Guided coach tours of St Petersburg are extremely popular, guides explain in great detail about all the major sights and escort you through the city which can be challenging if you don’t speak Russian. Hotel stays in St Petersburg are varied and cover all budgets, St Petersburg luxury hotels include Corinthia Nevsky Palace and the Grand Hotel Europe. The St Petersburg rail network is vast with metro stations connecting the city and major rail links to Scandinavia and northern Europe. St Petersburg rail transfers are available to all parts of Russia. Sightseeing in St Petersburg is a cultural and architectural delight for lovers of art and European design that encompass Italian renaissance to Austrian Baroque landmarks.
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