St Petersburg

St Petersburg Travel Guide

Get all the travel information, advice, reviews, hotels, maps and itineraries you may need when travelling on holiday to St Petersburg as a tourist.

St Petersburg Info

St Petersburg is Russia's second biggest city and situated on the east coast of the Baltic Sea and the Neva River. It has a population of around 4.7 million residents and is known as "The Venice of the North". Saint Petersburg is one of most Russia's most cosmopolitan cities and is a delight of history, culture, picturesque buildings, museums and churches. Holidaymakers will love the walk along the riverfront and the Hermitage and the Winter Palace across the Neva River. Don’t miss the main attractions that include The Hermitage Museum, Menshikov's Palace, The Exchange Building, south Rostral Column, The Kunstkamera and Vasilievsky Island. You’ll need to wrap up warm if your visiting the city outside the summer season, it can be rather chilly.

Hotels in St Petersburg

Hotel Andersen Hotel Andersen

The Andersen Hotel is a modern property, with a glass lobby, set just 500 metres from the metro and ...

Golden Garden Boutique Hotel Golden Garden Boutique Hotel

Location. The period style Golden Garden Boutique Hotel is a contemporary property in central St Pet...


Location.Nashotel is a city centre property boasting a traditional turn of the century faade which b...

Arbat Nord Hotel Arbat Nord Hotel

The Newly Built Arbat Nord Hotel Is Located In TheHeart Of St. Peterburg And Is Central To Each Part...

Nevsky Central Hotel Nevsky Central Hotel

The Hotel Nevsky 90 is located in St. Petersburg, Russia, along the city's main thoroughfare Nevsky ...

St Petersburg Fast Facts

Country: Russia
Population: 4.6 million
Time Difference: GMT + 3
Currency: Russian Rouble (RUB)
Language Spoken: Russian
Flight Time from UK: 3.5 hours
Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz
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Mobile Phone Network: GSM 900/1800
Dialling Country Code: +7
Main Airport: Pulkovo Airport (LED)

Weather for St Petersburg

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Airlines Flying to St Petersburg

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to St Petersburg.

Air France , Alitalia , Austrian Airlines Group , British Airways , Czech Airlines , Finnair , KLM Royal Dutch Airlines , Lot Polish Airlines , Lufthansa , Lufthansa/Austrian, Scandinavian Airlines , SN Brussels Airlines,