You should consider yourself very lucky if you have the opportunity to visit Saint Petersburg in the summer! The summer is longed for here; a lot! After a lengthy winter and a dubious chilly spring everybody’s looking forward to warmer weather. When a sunny time actually comes, the city’s bubbling with boisterous drive and energy: concerts, festivals and all kinds of outdoorsy events sprout everywhere! It’s easy to miss something cool even if you’re local, and most travelers usually only experience a tip of the iceberg.
We have prepared our top-five summer city routes with the most knowledgeable guides who will not only take you to the tours, but also reveal a genuine Saint Petersburg life and spirit!
Just arrived and trying to figure out what is where?Check out our walking tour around the city center! Our guide Alex was renting apts in all downtown districts! You’ll learn about major sights and the city’s history, discover local routes and cosy places, and will get great orientation and advice if you want to find something specific in the city!
Feeling like seeing more in less time?
Get on a bike and start your exploration! Our guide Katya will show you everything to make your Saint Petersburg experience wrapped up! The greatest landmarks, most historical places, and hidden gems of the Northern Capital; even those which are beyond the reach of walking tours! Katya is an enthusiastic explorer and an adventurer; she knows the city best!
Saint Petersburg is famous for its authentic atmosphere,
which can be felt sharply in its yards or on its roofs! Vsevolod holds an amazing tour that will allow you to combine both breathtaking perspectives of the city. During the tour you’ll visit 3-4 roofs in the historical downtown area and then dive into the world behind the facade. Vsevolod is a student, so you’ll of course be able to learn some useful student tips for living in SPb.
Everybody’s probably familiar with European flea markets!
They also exist in Russia! If you feel like adding a Russian touch to your living space, or just looking for a unique and unusual souvenir for friends or family, Anna will be happy to help you out with this. Anna is a professional designer and knows flea markets and the local antique shops inside out!
Living on a party vibe?
Than this tour is just for you! Violetta will take you for the hottest summer parties and clubs! She’s a true expert, and if you feel like continuing on your own, she’ll be happy to give you some hands-on tips!
Feeling like adding more of green leafy things to your route? Check out our off-the-beaten...city! for tours in green saint petersburg suburbs!