Enchanting adventures in the heart of St Petersburg

A visit to the iconic Belmond Grand Hotel Europe opens up countless things to do in St Petersburg, Russia. Step out of the hotel’s grand doors to delve into the city’s fascinating history and explore its rich culture. Or simply stay put and immerse yourself in a world of wonderful Russian cuisine.

St Petersburg tour

Where can you explore the world’s largest collection of Fabergé works? How did 3,500-year-old Egyptian sphinxes emerge in St Petersburg? Which street is built according to the ancient rule that its width should equal the height of the buildings lining it?

Our expert guides will divulge all this and more on a fascinating city tour.

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St Petersburg tour
St Petersburg tour

St Petersburg tour

Where can you explore the world’s largest collection of Fabergé works? How did 3,500-year-old Egyptian sphinxes emerge in St Petersburg? Which street is built according to the ancient rule that its width should equal the height of the buildings lining it?

Our expert guides will divulge all this and more on a fascinating city tour.

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Russian Avant-Garde art, Kandinsky

An education in Russian Avant-Garde art

Indulge in a tour of the ‘One step to Malevich’ exhibition, conducted by the Russian Museum’s curators.

Tour No.1 explores the ​works of P. Konchalovsky, V. Kandinsky and K. Malevich. Tour No.2 features main halls of Mikhailovsky Palace, Andrey Rublev’s medieval icons, 18—19th century portraits and mosaics.

Visit on a Tuesday for exclusive access.

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Russian Avant-Garde art, Kandinsky

An education in Russian Avant-Garde art

Indulge in a tour of the ‘One step to Malevich’ exhibition, conducted by the Russian Museum’s curators.

Tour No.1 explores the ​works of P. Konchalovsky, V. Kandinsky and K. Malevich. Tour No.2 features main halls of Mikhailovsky Palace, Andrey Rublev’s medieval icons, 18—19th century portraits and mosaics.

Visit on a Tuesday for exclusive access.

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Private Box at Mikhailovsky Theater

In 1866 Johann Strauss II performed the Gypsy Baron at the Mikhailovsky, occupying room No. 26 at Belmond Grand Hotel Europe during his stay—and he’s not the only world-famous musician to have graced the hotel.

Today, guests have the opportunity to view Mikhailovsky Theater performances from the best seats in the house—the hotel’s private box.

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Belmond Grand Hotel Europe
Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

Private Box at Mikhailovsky Theater

In 1866 Johann Strauss II performed the Gypsy Baron at the Mikhailovsky, occupying room No. 26 at Belmond Grand Hotel Europe during his stay—and he’s not the only world-famous musician to have graced the hotel.

Today, guests have the opportunity to view Mikhailovsky Theater performances from the best seats in the house—the hotel’s private box.

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Explore Catherine Palace

A staggering 100kg of gold was used to adorn the façade of this iconic St Petersburg palace. Wander the halls to soak in the grandeur of architect Bartholomeo Rastrelli’s ‘Golden Enfilade’ of chambers, including the dazzling Amber Room.

A half-day tour of the palace’s enchanting Rococo interiors is sure to leave you spellbound.

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Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

Explore Catherine Palace

A staggering 100kg of gold was used to adorn the façade of this iconic St Petersburg palace. Wander the halls to soak in the grandeur of architect Bartholomeo Rastrelli’s ‘Golden Enfilade’ of chambers, including the dazzling Amber Room.

A half-day tour of the palace’s enchanting Rococo interiors is sure to leave you spellbound.

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Caviar Masterclass

Tour a local market and learn all about the exotic ingredients that make up Myanmar’s mouth-watering cuisine. When you return to the hotel, our chef will guide you in preparing a delicious traditional salad. For an extra treat, upgrade the activity to include a buffet lunch brimming with fresh seasonal fare.

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Caviar Masterclass
Caviar Masterclass

Caviar Masterclass

Tour a local market and learn all about the exotic ingredients that make up Myanmar’s mouth-watering cuisine. When you return to the hotel, our chef will guide you in preparing a delicious traditional salad. For an extra treat, upgrade the activity to include a buffet lunch brimming with fresh seasonal fare.

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Boat Tours

Though founder Peter the Great didn't fully achieve his fantasy of making St Petersburg a replica of Amsterdam, the city still boasts abundant canals and rivers spanned by ornate bridges.

From May to October, make the most of the waterways by exploring the city’s majestic sights on a magical boat ride.

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Belmond Grand Hotel Europe

Boat Tours

Though founder Peter the Great didn't fully achieve his fantasy of making St Petersburg a replica of Amsterdam, the city still boasts abundant canals and rivers spanned by ornate bridges.

From May to October, make the most of the waterways by exploring the city’s majestic sights on a magical boat ride.

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