While staying in the area, be sure to spend a few hours exploring surrounding areas like St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg City Centre and Palace Embankment.
Farforovaya has plenty of cultural attractions nearby that make great places to visit. There are many excellent destinations where you can spend a few hours including Planetarium, Menshikov Palace and the Arctic and Antarctic Museum. Go and see some of the magical theater, dance and music shows at the St. Petersburg Philharmonia, the Baltic House Theatre and the Alexandrinsky Theatre.
Looking for ways to keep the kids busy? Take them to the various child-friendly destinations nearby. Enjoy learning about all kinds of interesting creatures at the St. Petersburg Zoo.
Get your body moving out-of-doors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Stretch your legs at the New Holland Island.
Spots such as the Grand Choral Synagogue and the St. Michael's Castle make great places to visit while you are in the area. Whatever your faith, you'll love the serenity at sacred places like Vladimirskaya Church. Those with a passion for history will enjoy spending a few hours at Marble Palace and Mariinsky Palace.
Enjoy window shopping and treat yourself to a new outfit in the nearby malls and markets such as Gostiny Dvor.
Sports lovers visiting Farforovaya should get tickets for Petrovsky Stadium to see the Zenit Saint Petersburg playing visiting rivals. On game days follow the sea of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Petro Palace Hotel, the Domina Prestige St. Petersburg, or the Corinthia Hotel St Petersburg.