How does it feel like to be a local in St. Petersburg? What does it mean to live in a city with such great history and culture? How can you feel the spirit of Imperial Russia and modern Europe at the same time? Find the true Russian spirit on this tour.
What to Expect
Do you want to walk and talk with the locals? This tour will show you the true Russian spirit revealing itself in simple daily life. You’ll go for a walk to the market and feel like the Russians choosing products for dinner, taking into consideration old rules and traditions.
You’ll use the public transport and go down to the most beautiful underground station in the world. You’ll see how much time Russians spend on their way to work and what they do during this time. You'll see the most authentic buildings from Soviet times as you leave the subway station into the atmospheric Soviet districts.
Visit significant areas of the intelligentsia’s life in St. Petersburg such as Arts Square around Mikhailovsky Palace near the Russian Museum, the Mikhailovsky Theater, the D.D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia, and the Russian Museum of Ethnography. Get inspired from the Russian soul.