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The best water activities in Moscow and St. Petersburg

May 31 2011

The holiday season just yet on the horizon. If you can not leave the countryside you can have a good time and in the city - even in the heat. In addition to parks, public garden and ecological trails, in Moscow and St. Petersburg are very popular walk on the river boat. Your attention the water routes to suit every taste and budget.

Moscow's main routes run through the most important sights, such as the Kremlin, the Cathedral of Christ the Savior and the Sparrow Hills. For those who do all these favorite places seen many times before, there are quieter routes - Kolomna - Marino - Brateevo. There are also countryside trails equipped with landing on the green parking ", where you will swim and sunbathe, and even a skewer of fire.

Walking on water. Ride along the rivers and canals. 16675.jpeg Long walks, as a rule, is 1,5 or 2 hours. Country can stretch out and the whole day. The cost of walking routes ranging from 300 rubles for an adult. You can sail with River station, the Sparrow Hills, the park Kolomna, from the embankment of the Kiev station, on the Crimean or Novospassky bridges with Frunze Embankment, or Marino.

If desired, the shipping company can prepare a custom program in accordance with the wishes of customers. The main condition in this case will have at least 50 people, and, of course, pre-payment. On the ship can be a corporate party, arrange a children's holiday or even celebrate a wedding. Rental of ships for the events of 6000 rubles per hour.

And if they themselves wish to become captain of the ship - welcome to the Net or Ostankino ponds. For a relatively low cost will be given a boat and paddles in hand. And rowed himself as you want in any direction, enjoying the process.

Crowds of tourists and locals every day make sightseeing pleasure flights on the Neva River and its many channels. Review hour excursion with views to the exquisite architecture of St. Petersburg, part of his palace and the large movable bridges, as well as embankments and beautiful facades. Tour "Grand Petersburg passes around the fortress on the Neva River to the Great cruiser Aurora. You can also listen to a brief excursion into the rich historical events of the life of the city.

Hour and a half tour of the night but Neveu during the bridges will enjoy the city in a gorgeous night lighting, and in the end meet the sunrise in the Gulf.

Another tour, called "sea gates of the Russian Empire," with access to the Gulf of Finland through sea trade port provides an excellent opportunity to see the city through the eyes of tourists arriving in the city by water. After passing under the bridge over the Lieutenant Schmidt Seaport, will ship in the Gulf of Finland, and rounded the Vasilevsky Island, will be released in the central part of St. Petersburg. Will be held under the Exchange, Trinity Bridge, reach the Foundry Bridge, pass by the Aurora, and two hours back to the dock at the Admiralty. Tour routes will go through the Peter the Great and to see the growing port in the eastern Baltic.

img style = "margin: 10px; float: left;" title = "Walk on Water. rolling on the rivers and canals. 16676.jpeg" src = "/ images/article/6/7/6/16676.jpeg" alt = "Walk on Water. rolling on the rivers and canals. 16676.jpeg" width = "311" height = "129" /> On the ships, there are VIP-seats, equipped with banquet tables and all sorts of entertainment. If desired, you can order a romantic stroll for two. Hand in hand with a loved one to enjoy the beauties of the city at night, enjoy the romance of a whisper of waves and glitter of sparkling lights.

Prices for tours vary from 300 rubles per trip. The weekend is more expensive. Very interesting trip "Romantic Night + toward dawn." Do not find pleasure in Peter katerkov simply impossible! They are everywhere, beckoning excitedly to their large and small deck tourists and residents of St. Petersburg. Griboyedov Canal, the embankments or the Fontanka Embankment. But if you want to save money - go to a walk with Peter and Paul. At least last year, there were the "no kusachie" prices that are suitable for students wallet.

It is not excluded that in the near future river buses will be one of the types of public transport because they are fast enough convenient and environmentally friendly. Moreover, in St. Petersburg a few years ago appeared the first such vehicles, created to distribute the traffic flows and increase the capacity of ordinary roads.

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