Are you going to spend some time in Saint Petersburg? I’ve got some wonderful news for you. There are several useful mobile apps for tourists that will make your stay for much easier and more comfortable.


Saint Petersburg is a megalopolis with millions of people and places. Getting lost there is very easy. In order to stay on a route and move around the city without any problems, Yandex.Maps is a number one useful mobile app for tourists to download. You can also use it offline to navigate the city. The app also shows traffic jams, so you can build your way according to the data and be in time, for instance, to a performance in Mariinsky Theatre.

Yandex.Maps for iOS
Yandex.Maps for Android


Another product by Yandex that will help you find your station when using an underground of Saint Petersburg. The app operates both in English and Russian. There you can check the length of your trip and find the best alternative, as usually there are several ways to get to one place in such big cities as Moscow and St Petersburg.

Yandex.Metro for iOS
Yandex.Metro for Android

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OBIT for Free Wi-Fi

A special mobile app to find free wi-fi in Saint Petersburg. You can search for the hot-spot based on your location, the closest metro station or any address you state. The service confirms to be secure, and it includes networks, provided by many public places in St Petersburg, like restaurants, railway stations and museums.

OBIT for iOS
OBIT for Android

Other useful apps for tourists include any of the mobile applications. Earlier I spoke about the most reliable taxi service provides in Saint Petersburg. After picking the one you like the one or maybe several, download their apps to your smartphone and get around the city with comfort.

Have a safe and memorable stay in St Petersburg!