This car-free island becomes a winter wonderland in colder temperatures, with sledding, cross-country skiing and ice skating. Skis and...
This island is one giant park, free of traffic, and is a serene place to wander. It was attractively landscaped by the architect Carlo...
Another in the city's collection of grand religious buildings is this beautiful functioning datsan (temple) where respectful visitors...
This tiny, family-run hideaway offers an intimate atmosphere and delectable food. Try old Russian recipes such as beef in plum and nut...
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Yelagin Palace information
The Yelagin Palace , built for his mother by Tsar Alexander I, who had architect Carlo Rossi landscape the entire island while he was at it. The palace, with beautifully restored interiors, is to your right as you cross the footbridge from Kamenny Island.