About St. Petersburg


Let's have a look around into background of St. Petersburg
  • Region: St Petersburg
  • Country: Russia
  • Latitude: 59.8944444
  • Longitude: 30.264
  • Time zone: Europe/Moscow
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +3 hours

Weather in St. Petersburg

  • Climate: Humid Continental climate
  • Best Time to Visit: Mid-June to September

Location

Situated on the Neva river, St. Petersburg is considered to be the second largest city in Russia after Moscow.

Distance from St. Petersburg center to Airport

Pulkovo Airport (LED / ULLI)

  • Driving Distance: 12 miles/19 km
  • Driving Time: 22 minutes
  • Languages: Russian, English

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Pulkovo Airport (LED / ULLI)
  • Rail: Russian railways
  • Road: Bus –  Public transit bus

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: 200 Rubles
  • Housekeeper: Between 60-120 Rubles per day
  • Concierge: Between 250-300 Rubles

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 200 Rubles 

Nearby Tourist Cities

Strelna,

Pargolovo,

Petro-Slavyanka

Emergency Contact Numbers in St. Petersburg city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112
  • Railroad: +7 812 457-44-28 (Moscow Station)                   
  • Airport: +7 812 337-38-22
  • Hospital: +7 812 336-33-33 (Medem)

Events

Take a look at what St Petersburg has to offer.

  • Opening festival of the fountains in Peterhof
  • Scarlet Sails boat parade 
  • The Stars of the White Nights festival (Music event)

Tourist Attractions

  • Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Winter Palace
  • Palace Square

Theatre & Concerts

  • Mariinsky Theatre
  • St. Petersburg Theatre
  • St. Petersburg Chamber Opera

Visit Top Restaurants in St. Petersburg

  • Teplo
  • Chekhov
  • Percorso

Top Shopping Centers in St. Petersburg

  • Galería
  • Passage
  • Nevsky Centre

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Hermitage Museum
  • Russian Museum
  • Erarta

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Tiramisu – Percorso
  • Chocolate Taiyaki –Taiyaki
  • Salad with goat cheese – Ferma

Sports Club

  • FC Dynamo Saint Petersburg

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 121.18 ??? / 0.33 liter
  • Taxi: 200.00 ??? (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): ???
  • Cheap meal: 500.00???
  • Gasoline: 38.19 ???/liter
  • 3 course meal: 2,000.00 ???

 

Information about Marseille

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Vitrolles,
  • Rognac,
  • Allauch

Modes of transport

Airport: Marseille Provence Airport

Rail: Marseille-Saint-Charles Station

Airport

Airport: Marseille Provence Airport

Driving Distance: 17 miles / 27 km

Driving Time: 31 minutes

Languages: English

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: £1-£2
  • Housekeeper: £1-£2
  • Concierge: £1-£2

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: 10 % of the Bill.
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