Duration

5,5-6 hours

Place of the beginning and end of an excursion

Nevsky Ave., 35 (Gostiny Dvor), parking of buses opposite to the Perinny Ranks art center

Time of the beginning of an excursion, frequency

Daily at 23.15-23.20

What’s included in the price

Transport service, guide service

Language

English/Russian

  • Route: Nevsky Prospect, Senate Square and The Bronze Horseman, The Admiralty building and The Palace Embankment, The Field of Mars, The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Peter and Paul Cathedral, The Universitetskaya (University) Embankment

During the night sightseeing tour, you will discover the amusing transformation of St. Petersburg. The magnificent architectural ensembles and picturesque panoramas of the Northern Capital look very different in the twilight. The Neva river embankments and squares bordered with solemn palaces and monuments captivate you again with their mysterious midnight beauty.

Raised bridges and the grandeur of cathedrals

The famous cathedrals of St. Petersburg look especially solemn and gorgeous in the light of plenty of lanterns: the picturesque Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, the luxurious Peter and Paul and St. Isaac's Cathedrals. The night city is gradually covered by a mysterious mist and falls half asleep. The Bronze Horseman - the famous monument that perpetuated the image of the Emperor Peter I - is safeguarding the sleep of the city. It looks even more majestic in the dim light.

Famous sights

The Admiralty building, The Palace Embankment, The Universitetskaya (University) Embankment - best artists of Europe and Russia worked on these architectural masterpieces. The stunning historical buildings are even more amazing during the night trip with the perfection of forms and diversity of decoration. And a grand view of The Field of Mars in the night will surely take your breath away.

If your visit to the Northern Palmyra has coincided with water transport navigation period, get ready to see another exciting spectacle in the darkness - the raising of the bridges.

St. Petersburg, covered the canopy of the night, is so familiar with its greatness and beauty, but at the same time extremely mysterious and shrouded in secrets. They seem to be descending to the Northern Capital as twilight comes and vanish with the first rays of sunlight.