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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best ways to get a glorious view of picturesque Saint Petersburg, also dubbed the Venice of the North, is to board a relaxing cruise along the Neva River and canals. This delightful tour takes you past some of the beautiful vistas, landmarks,...More

Thank MickyC-AUS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wide embankments on the south side of the river from which you can get a good feel of the reasons why the city was put here. You can either make a walk of it or divert to the many sites just the other side of...More

Thank Allan C
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

To get the beautiful feel of Venice.. With a warm cup of tea/coffee in hand if you want to sit and relax and know more about the history of Russia.. This is the way.. It shows u beautiful view of st. Petersburg while you sit...More

Thank Mansi H
Reviewed 16 November 2017

St. Petersburg at night is truly amazing with the historic castles and bridges lit up. It's a great way to see the city from the Neva River. We had a private tour, and the vodka was certainly welcomed to keep us warm on this cool,...More

Thank clairmontjeff
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Charming embankments - perfect for a wonderful walk with spectacular views towards the silhouette of St. Petersburg.

Thank Schatzberg
Reviewed 10 November 2017

If people just walk along this avenue, the Neva Embankments (Nevsky Prospekt), they can start getting the vibes of St. Petersburg: exquisite, spacious, historical, but full of modern vibes as well. Gateways towards experiencing St. Petersburg.

Thank Aisara Y
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful views of Hermitage Catherine castle and other historic sites in St. Petersburg also church of Spilled Blood

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The Neva River Delta is the site of St. Petersburg - the least depressing Communist city I've visited. It was built because the Emperor loved the City of Amsterdam and all things French. You will get a different view of the beauty of the city...More

Thank Delbe M
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A visit to St Petersburg isn't really complete without a walk along the mighty Neva river. The bridges, the buildings, the boats along the river - all taken in at your own pace as you walk along. It was a little chilly when I visited...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 26 October 2017

You cannot miss this beautiful experience when in St Petersburg. You can spend enough time strolling through this area or simply sitting down with a coffee and see the ships pass by and birds flying around. A cruise through the river is also a must-do...More

Thank DeviHaridas
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12 July 2017|
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Response from apophisguard | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. I did the Neva river and canal trip, (twice - thanks to Mr.Putin's state visit). We should have done the Aurora trip, but it was cancelled because Putin was there.
25 June 2017|
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Response from apophisguard | Reviewed this property |
Ciao Sono andato in un viaggio di una giornata come parte di una crociera del Mar Baltico. Posso solo suggerire di fare una piccola ricerca e di vedere se ci sono viaggi con commenti audio italiani. Il nostro viaggio aveva... More
16 August 2016|
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Response from Joseph K S L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bryan Sorry. Didn't see your question till now as I was away on a cruise Please forward your question to Olesya. She was my tour guide in St Petersburg She can be contacted via her website Babushkatravel. com