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Discover the Magic and Beauty of St Petersburg with Scandi Travel

Sightseeing tour during the Baltic cruise

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One of our favourite destinations here at Scandi Travel is St Petersburg. Known by many as “Venice in the North”, it is a timeless city which offers a unique taste of imperial Russia, the traditional land of the Tsars. In 2019, Scandi Travel’ Russia visa-free cruises to visit St Petersburg will commence operating from March […]

Hotel Domina St Petersburg

Visa free travel to St Petersburg

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Are you looking for a five star St Petersburg Russian hotel situated centrally and right beside St Isaac’s Square? Domina St Petersburg is a luxury hotel in the heart of Admiralteyskiy on the Moika River Embankment and within close walking distance to St Isaac’s Cathedral, the Bronze Horseman, and Blue Bridge. It is also within […]

St Petersburg: Europe’s Leading Destination

Travel to St Petersburg

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In very exciting news for all of us here at Scandi Travel, St Petersburg has been recognised as Europe’s Leading Destination for travel. At the 23rd Annual World Travel Awards, held in Sardinia on September 4th, 2016, the Russian Imperial city was the winner of this prestigious award for the second consecutive year – testament […]

Golden Triangle Hotel St Petersburg

Hotel room of the Golden Triangle boutique hotel St. Petersburg

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Discover the beauty and charm of St Petersburg from your comfortable accommodations in one of the finest St Petersburg hotels, the Golden Triangle Hotel Nevsky 22-24. Situated overlooking the Nevsky Prospekt, this elegant boutique hotel is an oasis of calm in the very heart of this imperial Russian city. Hotel features and services include: There […]

Romantic St Petersburg

St Petersburg

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There is nothing quite like a romantic getaway for two, and St Petersburg in Russia is filled with an atmosphere of romance. Imperial architecture, blooming gardens, a maze of canals, fine dining,  and many other aspects of this beautiful city lend themselves to special times for couples. (more…) From Our Tour BlogSt Petersburg: Europe’s Leading […]

A Family Day Out at Peterhof Fountains

05 Aug
Peterhof Fountains

There are still a few warm months left for the year in the North, and no trip to St Petersburg, whether for a weekend or a month, is complete without a day trip to the Peterhof Fountains.   Millions of visitors to Russia take the time to see the Peterhof Fountains every year, and to […]

St Petersburg’s Opulent Peterhof Palace Complex

Peterhof

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No trip to St Petersburg, whether for a day or a month, is complete without a visit to the Peterhof Palace complex. Translating from its Dutch origin to “Peter’s Court”, Peterhof is a complex of gardens and palaces in this Imperial city, and was constructed on the orders of Peter the Great. It is today […]

Unique Things to do in … St Petersburg

St Petersburg

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If you’re taking advantage of the opportunity to visit Russia visa free, you will fall in love with the charms of St Petersburg. As well as all of the renowned sights to see and places to visit, St Petersburg is a veritable cornucopia of amazing places which are a little off the beaten path but […]

Nevsky Hotel Grand 3*

Tours in St Petersburg

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If you are seeking comfortable, three star accommodations in the very centre of St. Petersburg, look no further than the Nevsky Hotel Grand. This fine hotel is perfect for holidaymakers and business travellers alike, and is located very conveniently in the Golden Triangle of the city just five minutes from the subway station and literally […]

Renaissance St Petersburg Baltic Hotel

16 Dec
Visa free tours to Russia

Located for the utmost convenience in the very heart of St Petersburg, the Renaissance St Petersburg Baltic Hotel is a wonderful place to stay in this beautiful Imperial city. Directly across St Isaac’s Square, the hotel is just steps from the free ferry shuttle bus stop, and clients who choose to stay here need not […]

Cruise Helsinki to St Petersburg in Style!

26 Nov
Shore excursions in St.Petersburg

If you love the idea of cruising between Helsinki and St Petersburg in style, your dreams can now become a reality. With the luxury Nordic ferry service travelling the Baltic between Stockholm, Tallinn, Helsinki and St Petersburg, foreign visitors can experience this Imperial Russian city first hand – and, even better, it’s visa-free! This ferry […]

Why Book With Scandi Travel?

09 Nov
Visa Free tour to St.Petersburg with Scandi Travel

Scandi Travel is your premier independent Nordic Tour and Travel Company. For unique and luxury trips, tours, accommodation, transport, and amazing experiences right across the Baltic, we are here to deliver. Whether you aspire to cruise the canals of St Petersburg, sleep under the Northern Lights in Lapland, or cruise across the Baltic Sea to […]