Tucked into the second courtyard behind an apartment block on the Vasilevsky Island embankment. The small but sparkling facility...
Ice Breaker Krasin
Board an ice breaker and a sub – tours on the hour are available at the Ice Breaker Krasin a workhorse from the Soviet glory days, and...
Temple of the Assumption
The attractive 1895 neo-Byzantine Temple of the Assumption is again a working church, although restoration of the interior’s beautiful...
On Vasilevsky Island, this is a tranquil place where you can lounge on cushions on the floor and choose from 120 different types of tea;...
An authentic stolovaya (canteen) that continues to do what it has been doing well for decades. Bypass the sit-down restaurant and head...
Lonely Planet review
At 50m this is the city’s largest pool, renovated in 2007.