How to celebrate the New Year in the northern capital?

New Year's holidays in St. Petersburg are not only a pleasant pastime, but also the atmosphere of a real fairy tale. Saint Petersburg is rich in tourist routes and interesting places. New Year's tours of St. Petersburg are an opportunity to discover the corners of the city on the Neva hidden from prying eyes, get to know its history better, feel its unique atmosphere. It is no coincidence that St. Petersburg is included in the ratings of cities ideal for visiting in December and January. Magic reigns in the city, and even familiar sights are revealed in a new way. If you have booked a hotel in St. Petersburg on the official website at a bargain price, then it will be even easier to get to the folk festivals!



Peterhof is a visiting card of the surroundings of St. Petersburg. Guests of the Northern capital tend to come here to see the majestic architecture and picturesque fountains. The most popular point is a Large cascade of fountains located in the Lower Park. The only drawback in winter is the overlap of fountains, but even without them there is something to see on holidays. The Monplaisir Palace, the Big Greenhouse, the Gauze — the surroundings get a magical look under a layer of snow. Take a walk along the paths of Peterhof and recharge with a festive mood.

Ice figures near the Peter and Paul Fortress

Every year, ice figures are installed at the walls of the Peter and Paul Fortress and the slide is watered with water, so this place will be ideal for celebrating the New Year, especially for families with children.

New Year's Fair on Ostrovsky Square

Another popular place are fairs with fun events and contests, a carousel and a skating rink. New Year's fairs are held on Manezhnaya Square, in the Kirov Central Park on Elagin Island and in some other areas of the city.

New Year's concert at the St. Petersburg Philharmonic

In the St. Petersburg Philharmonic, the Symphony Orchestra annually gives a traditional New Year's concert with an appropriate festive repertoire. By the way, on the eve of the holiday, many concert halls offer musical programs, so music lovers have quite a large selection during this period.

Express Sadovaya Hotel

Going on a New Year's trip, it is especially important to choose the hotel where it will be cozy even away from home. The Express Sadovaya Hotel is located in the central part of St. Petersburg, in the Admiralteysky district and is an excellent place for a comfortable stay and a New Year's Eve. In our hotel you can book a room inexpensively, and you will find everything you need nearby. Getting to all the folk festivals in the city center is also not difficult.