Tag: cruise

If you book a river cruise with Strelka Tours you will be able to visit the ancient island of Kizhi in North Karelia – a unique place which not many Russians get to see in their life. One of many islands scattered along the coastline, standing idly in the yellowish waters of the Ladoga Lake, Kizhi is recognized as the home of traditional Slavic architecture and wooden carving. 

Can you imagine a weekend lovelier than on a private boat sipping a refreshing drink on the way? Discover Saint Petersburg’s vast network of canals!

Founded in 1703 by Peter the Great, Saint Petersburg was destined to go into history as the Marine Capital of Russia and the best way to explore it is from the water. For centuries boat rides along the numerous rivers and canals have remained a common pastime for local aristocracy and their European guests.