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Neva Gate

Peter & Paul Fortress | metro Gor'kovskaja, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Great views of the Neva River and Winter Palace

The Neva Gate is a somewhat austere entrance to the Peter and Paul Fortress and was once known as... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Peter C
,
Wellington, New Zealand
Transition

A nice place to visit and to see the waterfront by the boat is something. We were probably a bit... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
MLSkj
,
Oslo, Norway
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18 Dec 2016
“Great views of the Neva River and Winter Palace”
2 Sep 2015
“Transition”
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Peter & Paul Fortress | metro Gor'kovskaja, St. Petersburg, Russia
Petrogradsky
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

The Neva Gate is a somewhat austere entrance to the Peter and Paul Fortress and was once known as the "Death Gate" when prisoners were transported from the fortress to a "living death" in penal servitude. Walking through the gate provides great views of the...More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 2 September 2015

A nice place to visit and to see the waterfront by the boat is something. We were probably a bit unlucky with that we got crowded by 4 large groups, so recommend to come earlier in the day than mid-day.

Thank MLSkj
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Amazing. Can view the palaces and churches from boat. also great food of champagne and canapes.. Entertainment of folk costumes and songs. Good way to visit the waterfront.

Thank William B
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