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Midnight St Petersburg Cruise: Drawbridges and Canals

Kazanskaya Sq.., 2 | Kazan Cathedral, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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I really liked it, wonderful bridges with canals and will open it with very attractive music really... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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There's music, theres a crowd, but the drawing of the bridge itself doesn't take long, so make sure... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Kazanskaya Sq.., 2 | Kazan Cathedral, St. Petersburg 191186, Russia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really liked it, wonderful bridges with canals and will open it with very attractive music really it was very nice trip

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's music, theres a crowd, but the drawing of the bridge itself doesn't take long, so make sure to not be late. Especially if you are not on a cruise and are stationed near the bridge to watch. Local hotels and hostels should be able...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was amazing. No need to book in advance. U can buy tickets 1 day before. Reach 1 hr before so that u can enjoy t atmosphere outside t pier. No need to book with food. U can order from kitchen while on board. That...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you are lucky for visiting Saint Petersburg during the white nights, do not miss the drawbridges boat trip to see the bridges open during the white nights. you will also see SPB buildings with the amazing lighting. do not forget to bring your jacket

2  Thank AMRASHA
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We didnt do the midnight cruise but saw the opening of the bridges from land.We diid the canal ride during the day and it is well worth doing.You see a lot more than you can see from the buses.What a beautiful city this is .I...More

1  Thank bazzm109r
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were put in a boat with Russian commentary. When we complained we were told that the commentary was not supposed to be there in the first place and this is complimentary so we should not complain. The one good thing about this was seeing...More

1  Thank fivestarholidays
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is not a must,but not bad.Honestly i didn't take the midnight cruise but in the morning time.You can see some old buildings and relax.

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth staying up for. The atmosphere was terrific downstairs. Tables seated next to picture windows to enjoy the views. Decor very nice. Service was excellent. You could go upstairs on deck to get clear photos if you wanted. A memorable experience with the buildings...More

Thank Victor C
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

The view cruising the Neva at night is lovely but a few caveats. During the summer months, Saint Petersburg has white nights, so to be able to do a river cruise when it's reasonably dark outside means going late, really late. Our cruise ran from...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

This midnight cruise is more hype than substance.It took us 5 mins to reach the starting point but to come back to hotel after we were droped back took more than 90 mins.I would sugest insead of taking the cruise just stand by the shore...More

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DrMrinmay
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Hi - sorry for delay but have been touring Spain for 2 months and am on way home now. I booked the tour via the web link that advertised it (can't remember it until I get home to my PC). I emailed them also with some queries... More
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