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St. Petersburg

Native name: Санкт-Петербург (Sankt-Peterburg)
Country: Russia
Language:
  1. Russian
Airport:
  1. LED Pulkovo Airport 14.9 km
Climate code: Dfb temperate continental / humid continental climate
Global city category: GaWC Gamma+ Global Cities
Population (city): 4,990,602 (2012) world: 26
Population (metro): 4,879,566 (2010)

Upcoming events

  • 23/Jun/2018 – 23/Jun/2018    Scarlet Sails Festival (2018)

Major sights

  • 1. St. Isaac's Cathedral
  • 2. Summer Garden
  • 3. The Church of the Savior of Spilled Blood
  • 4. The Kazan Cathedral
  • 5. The Peter and Paul Fortress
  • 6. The Smolny Cathedral
  • 7. The Winter Palace / Hermitage