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Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
#1 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Truly an outstanding structure and wonderful icons and paintings inside the church .The jewel of St.Petersburg.The view of the church from the bridges too are good .
This church built at the site of the assassination of Alexander is an amazing mosaic offering of the biblical stories and an exceptional example of an Orthodox Church.
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Peterhof Grand Palace Peterhof
#2 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Peterhof is a wonderful, beautiful, and highly informative site with instructive insights to Peter The Great, and important history lessons from that era, and especially the Siege of Leningrad
... beauty and elegance we beyond words, the fountains and gardens are just magical, all the domes and fountains are made of gold and are one of the most fantastic sights we have seen on our travels around the world.
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Chapel of St. Xenia of St. Petersburg
#3 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
A pilgrimage site, the burial place for a local saint
The Naval Cathedral of Saint Nicholas in Kronstadt Kronshtadt
#4 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The Cathedral at Kronstadt is a beautiful and important site, providing a detailed history of the Russian Navy - every campaign!
Recommend that you climb right to the top to get a good view of the harbour.
Winter Palace of Peter I
#5 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The view from most windows is amazing as you can see the canals and the boats sailing happily on the river Neva.
Oops, this is duplicative of the tripadvisor entry "State Hermitage Museum and Winter Palace"; the Winter Palace is one of the sights within the overall Hermitage.
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The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
#6 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
As with all sites in St. Petersburg, you really need to join an organized group with an outstanding tour guides fully appreciate the art, history, and religious significance of these amazing structures.
A must visit Paintings on the walls and ceilings are awe inspiring Must go to the top of the church to get a beautiful view of the snow covered city Huge monument Can spend 2 hrs admiring frescos inside the Cathed...
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The General Staff Building
#7 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
The cafeteria on the ground floor has a lovely view, very friendly staff, the same selection of sandwiches, cakes, etc. as in the old Hermitage and is blissfully QUIET.
While looking at art take a look also out of the windows, the views over Palace Square and Moika canal are marvellous.
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Monument S.O. Makarov Kronshtadt
#8 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad)
#9 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
This very large and ample square is one of St.Petersbourg highlights as it has a great view of some magnificent buildings nonetheless the Winter Palace than holds the Hermitage museum
Very regal looking area with large monument, staging going up for free concerts for St Petersburg Day this weekend good photo area excellent views of the Hermitage
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Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve Pushkin
#10 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Although there are a number of sights related to "museum preserve" such as Catherine's Palace itself, and the grounds or park around it, note that many of us have reviewed either the palace or the grounds under "P...
The view and landscape is changing with the pond, the ruins... Be careful in summer time, there is a lot of queue!
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Gatchina Palace and Park
#11 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Even you can view it from rented boat and do geocaching from boat.
We took a bus, in the purpose to visit also this renown site, apart from the Tsarskoe Selo and Peterhof.
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Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul Peterhof
#12 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
As with many sights in the city the historic connection is rich, with the tomb of Peter the Great and the very sombre St Catherine Chapel with the tomb of Nicholas II being highlights of the visit
This church is so beautiful with large murals, filled with gold, and the burial site of the Tsars.
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Buddhist Temple Datsan Gunzechoinei
#13 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Pavlovsk Palace and Park Pavlovsk
#14 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Pavlovsk is a good choice to visit and easy to combine with other sites in the area.
This site is rather adjacent to the Pushkin Town in Pushkin District.
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Catherine Palace and Park Pushkin
#15 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Great for a day walking, huge place, amazing views, a lot of history inside and well conserved gardens, is the perfect combination between history and nature, be ready to walk!
While the Amber Room may be the main draw for the Catherine Palace, there are so many other splendid sights to see too, including the expansive gardens.
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The Marly Palace Peterhof
#16 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
During our visit to Peterhof, beside of seeing the major site here, that is, the Grand Palace, we visited also this relatively small, charming baroque mansion that was built on the orders of Peter the Great.
a super small palace with a big pond view...its nice here...admission to inside the palace is extra cost
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Monument To Heroic Defenders of Leningrad
#17 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Amidst the splendor and lavish palaces that make St. Petersburg so memorable, this site balances that out with the story of the suffering and death that were part of the Nazi siege of then Leningrad.
It was a magnificent view iconic to St. Pete's past, definitely worth a stop to admire.
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The Hermitage Pavilion Pushkin
#18 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
There are crowds; but with such an amazing site, it is well worth any bother.
Alexander Park Pushkin
#19 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Memorial Sign Strelka Of Vasilievskiy Island
#20 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
You cross the Neva River to get to this island or land spit, it gives you a great view of the Peter and Paul Fortress, you can walk past the Rostral Column along the pathway to the other column and take pics.
Excellent views, great walk
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Holy Trinity Alexander Nevskiy Lavra
#21 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Gorgeous and big holy site for Russians !
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Nevsky Prospekt
#22 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Central avenue of the city offers great views, restaurants, shops, museums, theaters, cinemas, parks, bridges, street artists, churches, subway, tours, banks, underground passages and lots of people from all over...
It offers wonderful views and you can see most of St. Petersbur's sights along it, starting with Alexander Nevsky Square on the east end, passing the Kazan Cathedral, the Singer House, the Gribojedov canal where y...
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Nicholas Naval Cathedral of The Epiphany
#23 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
... can feel the very special atmosphere, the icons are really old and there are piece of arts Forbidden to take pictures inside From outside It s really photogenic specially the view from the other side of the canal
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Summer Palace of Peter I
#24 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
It is a lovely site, and compared to other royal palaces, a 'livable' mansion ... and definitely worth a visit!
Take a stroll through the immaculate alleys or find a bench and admire the views.
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Smolny Cathedral
#25 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
We took the opportunity to climb up to the top of the bell tower - quite a pull but well worth the trouble because the view from the top across St Petersburg was truly stunning.
This Smolny Convent or Smolny Convent of the Resurrection (Voskresensky ) is located to the northeast from the core of St.Petersburg and main sites, usually visited by the tourists when they're in the City on Neva...
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Peter and Paul Cathedral
#26 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
If you visit here you must also enjoy other sights within the Peter and Paul Fortress.
If you take a river cruise or view it from across the river on a clear day the reflection of e spires on to water makes for a stunning photo op.
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Statue of Chizhik-Pyzhik
#27 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
You'd need to be in a boat to get a good profile view, but you can easy see it looking over the side of the railing on the sidewalk.
Neva Embankments
#28 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
Charming embankments - perfect for a wonderful walk with spectacular views towards the silhouette of St. Petersburg.
This delightful tour takes you past some of the beautiful vistas, landmarks, buildings and famous sights this amazing city has to offer.
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Anichkov Bridge
#29 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
This bridge is one of the architectural highlights of Nevsky Prospekt, and essential viewing for any visitor to St. Petersburg, both for the spectacular views of the surrounding palaces from the vantage point of i...
And of course, here there are the four wonderful horse sculptures, that became one of the Sankt Petersburg landmarks.
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Palace Bridge
#30 of 1,191 Sights & Landmarks in St. Petersburg
take a 1:am boat ride! and see all the bridges open at night! the boat can have live music too! and the view along the way is charming!
Besides, this bridge is located within a dozen other must-see sites, so utilize a guide for the education and appreciation of all this area has to offer.
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