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Even though its part of the city, it feels like a retreat away from the city. I could read my book under the trees next to the Neva and watch people go by... So relaxing. The fortress itself is interesting too. There's no entrance fee...More
Not sure it would be a must do on a 2-3 day visit, but it is a well worth it experience! It has lots of history and cool places you should visit, in a 1-2 hour walk inside its walls. As I said, it’s something...More
This was our last stop on our two day tour and I didn't want to leave the bus, everything hurt. The area outside is very uneven rough cobblestones dating back before the fortress was completed. I had to go, it was part of the tour....More
This is one super amazing place with a lot of history. It has a beautiful cathedral with so much history. Would recommend getting the headphones to get to know about it in English or your native language. There is museum of torture which shows you...More
We went to this site on our own via Uber. It's fairly easy to go around Russia via metro and alternative way is via Uber 😊 you'll see amazing and photo worthy sites once you're inside Peter and Paul fortress. The cathedral is the burial...More
The St. Peter and Paul cathedral just by the fortress is an excellent place to visit as it houses the tombs of a number of the early Russian royalty including that of Peter the Great.
The fortress is beside an river bed but I understand...More
The Peter and Paul cathedral is well worth a visit, not only for the beauty of the interior but for the history it represents. The rest of the fortress was pretty average. We walked back into town across the bridge - that's worth doing on...More
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Mohit, I don't know the answer to your question. Sorry, I just walked in to the complex on foot, but didn't go into the cathedral or museum. The lines were not long but I was also there during winter so not the height of... More
Mohit, I don't know the answer to your question. Sorry, I just walked in to the complex on foot, but didn't go into the cathedral or museum. The lines were not long but I was also there during winter so not the height of tourist season.