Wit this walking tour around Saint Petersburg you will see all the magnificent places and attractions this city has to offer, buildings and monuments that are related to the foundation of the city and to the rule of Peter I.
You will hear interesting facts and stories about the era of Peter I, his personality and the impact he had on the country.
During the tour you will have opportunity to visit the following places:
Winter Palace: The official residence of the Russian Monarchs from 1732-1917.
The House of Peter I: A small wooden cabin that was Peter the Great’s first home in the city
Peter and Paul Fortress: The original citadel of St. Petersburg, which is now the central and most important part of the State Museum
Admiralteystvo: The admiralty building that is now the current headquarters of the Russian Navy
Bronze Horseman: A famous statue of Peter I located in Senate Square
The view to the University embankment
The view to the first bridge over the Neva river
Peter the Great monument: A monument for Peter the Great in front of St. Michael’s Castle
Rostral Columns: The architecture of the Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange