English Embankment Vacation Packages
To get a sense of what makes St. Petersburg tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby areas such as St. Petersburg, Farforovaya, and St. Petersburg City Centre.
English Embankment has plenty of museums and theaters nearby that make great places to visit. Take a guided tour, admire the building in which it is housed or simply enjoy the wonderful artworks at Planetarium, Menshikov Palace and the Museum of the Defense and Siege of Leningrad. Enjoy seeing local and touring talent strut their stuff at the St. Petersburg Philharmonia, the Baltic House Theatre and the Alexandrinsky Theatre.
If you are looking for great family fun, make a bee-line for the various child-friendly attractions. If you love creatures of all kinds add the St. Petersburg Zoo on your list of places to visit.
If you love nature and wildlife, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax and unwind. Hit the trail and explore the popular natural reserves for which this area is so renowned, such as the New Holland Island.
While you are here, visit the nearby local attractions such as the Grand Choral Synagogue and the St. Michael's Castle. These spots are popular with travellers from all over the world. For a tour of the nearby historic sights, be sure to check out Marble Palace and Mariinsky Palace.
To stock up on supplies or enjoy a snack, browse Gostiny Dvor.
Spend an evening high in the stands of Petrovsky Stadium, cheering on local legends, the Zenit Saint Petersburg. On game days follow the sea of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When it’s time to rest up after enjoying the charms of English Embankment, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. Take your pick from the Petro Palace Hotel, the Domina Prestige St. Petersburg, or the Top Ambassador.