Things to do in Russia
As a student, you would definitely love to visit variety of attractive places in Russia. Below, we have provided a brief list of some of the tourist spots in Russia.
List of Places to See in Russia
The Hermitage (Winter Palace)
The biggest and most famous museum in Russia, located in the former imperial residence - the Winter Palace
Red Square (Krasnaia Ploshchad')
Located in the heart of Moscow (all streets radiate from here) is the Red Square (Krásnaya plóshchad). Once a slum for the merchants of Moscow, now the square is a must-see attraction when visiting Russia.
Peterhof Palace and Gardens
The fountains of Peter Hof only operate during late spring to early fall.
Peter and Paul Fortress/Peter and Paul Cathedral
The Peter and Paul Fortress is just one of many popular tourist destinations in Russia. The citadel is a representation of Russia’s past and now serves as a mini-museum for visitors to St. Petersburg.
Church of the Saviour on the Blood
Located in St. Petersburg, Russia
The Kremlin (Kreml')
The architecture that dominates the Cathederal Square is the Ivan the Great Bell Tower. This was built between 1505 and 1508 by Bon Fryazin. It is 81 meters high and later on a multi staged belfry was added.
St. Isaac's Cathedral
Located in St. Petersburg, Russia. It is one of the few palaces in St. Petersburg where you must be accompanied by a palace employee.