Definitely St Petersburg is all about beautiful sights and historical places that one must visit at least once. Below you can learn about special areas where it’s possible to enjoy panorama views of the city, also take memorable pictures there and, for instance, have a picnic if weather is good enough!

St.Isaac’s Colonnade

Awesome viewing point in St Petersburg that is located in one of the greatest cathedrals of the world — St Isaac’s Cathedral. To enjoy the view you should walk a bit more than 200 steps upstairs and pay a small fee of 200 rub during 10:30 — 18:00 and 400 rub after 18:00. The city at white nights looks especially magical, so don’t miss a chance to see St Petersburg in all its gorgeous beauty.

Address: Isaac Square 4

Coastline near Peter & Paul’s Fortress

Peter and Paul’s Fortress is the actual birthplace of St Petersburg. Coincidentally, one of the most famous beaches of the city is also situated here, on the Hare Island. Come here to enjoy Winter Palace, Palace Square, the Split (Strelka) of the Vasilievsky Island, several bridges and Neva sights.

Address: Gorkovskaya metro station

Rooftop at Loft Project Etagi

Loft Project Etagi (En: Floors) is a very popular place, known for its different art exhibitions, live music concerts, film screening, discussions and meetings. So apart from watching the city rooftops you’ll get a chance to relax and learn more. Nice combo, right?

Address: Ligovsky pr., 74

Marsovo Pole

Perfect place for a picnic and relaxing time spending alone or with friends. It’s not far from Neva river and just right in the city center, so you’ll actually be surrounded by the cultural heritage of the city. 100% worth visiting!

Address: Nevsky Prospect metro station

Want to know more? Let’s have a city tour around St Petersburg!