E-visa  to Russia

04 August 2023

We are pleased to inform you that the e-visa to Russia was launched as from 01st August, 2023.
Citizens of 55 countries can now apply for visa to Russia online. You may find the list of countries and the application rules on the official website of The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation: .

27 September 2022

From July 15th, Russia has lifted the restrictions on crossing its land borders established in connection with the pandemic. Foreign tourists once again have the opportunity to enter our country on regular bus lines Lux Express and Ecolines.

European award World Travel Awards 2018

05 August 2023

Тhe results of the European award World Travel Awards 2018 were summed up in Athens. St. Petersburg has become a leader in two categories Europe's Leading Cruise Destination and the Europe's Leading Heritage Destination. In the Category best cruise destination in Europe St. Petersburg competed with such cities as Amsterdam, Athens, Bodrum and Cannes; in the category Europe's Leading Heritage Destination the city went around Barcelona, Paris, London, Florence, Venice and Vienna.

Totally in 2018 St. Petersburg was presented in 4 nominations of this prestigious award:

- Europe's Leading City Destination 2018;

- Europe's Leading City Break Destination 2018;

- Europe's Leading Cruise Destination 2018;

- Europe's Leading Heritage Destination 2018.