Enjoy yourself more, worry less and wander wisely in St. Petersburg! Get your journey off to a great start by learning a bit about this alluring destination.
To help get you oriented, St. Petersburg is 190 miles (306 kilometers) east of the noteworthy city of Helsinki.
Try to imagine the army of fighters who once stood watch at Peter and Paul Fortress. The terror of past conflicts can still be found on its mighty walls. Want some more options? You don't have to know your Rubens from your Rembrandts to wander the corridors of State Russian Museum. It hosts a diverse collection of exhibits that'll engage your interest and deepen your appreciation of art. And there's more. Would you like to while the time away in a lush, green oasis? Head on over to Summer Garden.