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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a must. What a sight and ideally drive around the embankments to enjoy the sheer beauty of the city. Easily substitute this way of seeing the monuments instead of a boat ride. I found this totally relaxing and enjoyable

Thank fivestarholidays
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best way to get an unblocked view of most of the sites along the Neva – thoroughly enjoyable and definitely worth taking in the trip. Our boat had both indoor and outdoor seating. As it was a really pleasant evening we chose outdoor and...More

Thank DevaBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

St. Petersburg, Europe’s third largest city, has about 300 kilometres of rivers and canals and over 800 bridges over the waterways. It is famous for its granite embankments and the beauty of the buildings that front or back onto the waterways. Neva River is the...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling on the Neva does provide a different perspective on the city and its grand buildings, putting everything into context and in my experience aiding understanding of the geography of the city. Given the size and scale of St Petersburg and its dazzling palaces, churches...More

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely view of Hermitage Winter palace & other views , which was seen from the Hermitage which we had visited earlier in the day

Thank cheryl19591990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited St. Petersburg and enjoyed viewing the impressive buildings along the Neva River Embankments on a couple of occasions. During a day trip to Peterhof by way of hydrofoil, we passed various Neva Embankment sections, providing nice views of the embankment buildings along...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recommend taking a boat ride on the Neva and the numerous channels because this enables you to get the best view of the embankments and pass practically all important sights of St. Petersburg. I took a tour which started right next to the Nevsky...More

Thank Mira V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The views from a boat or looking out to the river are worth taking in..Walking it would not be my first priority

Thank 490theos
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There're nine major embankments and eight islands along the Neva River that flows for about 30 km through St. Petersburg. The Neva with > 20 bridges is the main waterway and one of the largest in Europe by volume of water and yet one of...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Be careful crossing the road as traffic is heavy, but this a wonderful way to see St Petersburg. We walked for miles every day and got around easily. This city is clean, elegant and would be a picture cloaked in snow! The cobblestones can do...More

Thank Jennifer P
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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