Already one of the most splendid cities on the globe, Saint Petersburg in a winter time turns into a vivid and luminous wonderland, fully-prepared to celebrate a New Year in a grand style.
Myriads of twinkling lights are reflected in numerous Petersburg’s channels; hundreds of lovely-decorated trees create a special Christmas atmosphere, making passing by people stop to fascinate and smile; the air is graced with scents of sugar, cinnamon, and excitement. Here and there you can see beautiful monuments, castles, and even towns made from the ice by talented artists – an Ice Sculpture Festival in the North Russian Capital is one of Europe’s most grandiose events!
This is how a glittering, enigmatic, and mesmerizing Christmas fairytale starts in Saint Petersburg.
Millions of tourist from the whole planet love to come to Petersburg exactly during the winter season, and this is hardly surprising. Covered with dazzlingly white snow and generously adorned with lights, garlands, and installations, Saint Petersburg makes everyone believe in miracles.
Looking at all this magnificence brought by colorful Christmas markets, there is no doubt left – Saint Petersburg is at its finest during the winter holidays! You should see it with your own eyes!
Our company is proud to offer unforgettable group and individual guided excursions in New Year Saint Petersburg, allowing merrymakers to plunge into Russian culture and get to know Russian Christmas traditions.
At the Christmas Saint Petersburg excursion, you will visit the city’s most prominent places (The spectacular St. Isaacs Cathedral, Catherine’s Palace, the Hermitage Museum, the Mariinsky Theatre, the Palace Square to name but a few), learn how Russians celebrated Christmas and New Year in the past, admire the cheery illumination of Petersburg’s multiple bridges, take part in thrilling fireworks shows, and visit the St. Petersburg Christmas Fair.
If your soul is craving for something unusual, bright, and enchanting, Saint Petersburg in winter will definitely get you into the holiday spirit!