Despite all that history has thrown at it, St Petersburg still feels every bit the imperial capital… a dazzling metropolis whose sheer grandeur never fails to amaze.
Lonely Planet will get you to the heart of St Petersburg, with amazing travel experiences and the best planning advice:
- Inspirational images, 3D illustrations, city walks and recommendations from our expert authors
- Planning features and top itineraries to help you plan the perfect trip
- Local secrets and hidden travel gems that will make your trip unique
- PLUS History of the Hermitage, in depth background on architectural styles, arts & literature, and a guide to cruises and guided tours.
Coverage includes: Plan Your Trip, Historic Heart, Sennaya & Kolomna, Smolny & Vosstaniya, Petrograd & Vyborg Sides, Vasilyevsky Island, Understand St Petersburg and Survival Guide.