Kayak Tour in St. Petersburg's City Center

Duration: 2 hours
Destination: Russia, Russia, St Petersburg

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  • 2 hours
  • St Petersburg
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable


You'll start your tour at the base of one of the most famous cathedrals of the city, the St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral. Sailing along the Kryukov Canal, you'll pass by Mariinsky Theater and on the Moyka Canal. You'll be able to see the New Holland Arch, the Yusupov Palace and the magnificient St. Isaac's Cathedral.

You'll then proceed under famous bridges, see Nevsky Prospekt, the main street of the city, before reaching the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

From there we will start our way down the Griboyedov Canal to the starting point, enjoying the view on the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, and again sailing between famous bridges like the Bank and the Lion bridge.

At 6am, Saint Petersburg is waking up, you can enjoy its sights in a quiet and magical setting. This unique excursion acquaints you with architectural splendor of the cultural capital of Russia.

What to wear/bring:

Sport casual, convenient clothes

Sport shoes

Sun glasses

Extra set of dry clothes (just IN CASE)

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Nicholas Naval Cathedral of The Epiphany, Nikolskaya Sq., 1/3, St. Petersburg 190068 Russia

This major Baroque Orthodox cathedral is located in the western part of Central Saint Petersburg. It has always been closely associated with the Russian Navy, serving as its main shrine until the Russian Revolution.

Pass By: State Academical Mariinskiy Theatre, Pisareva St., 20, St. Petersburg 190121 Russia

The Mariinskiy Theatre is a theatre of opera and ballet in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Opened in 1860, it became the preeminent music theatre of late 19th-century Russia, where many of the stage masterpieces of Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky, and Rimsky-Korsakov received their premieres.

Pass By: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, Emb. Reki Moiki, 94 Entrance for individual visitors and small groups from Dekabristov Street, 21, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

The Yusupov Palace or the Moika Palace was once the primary residence in St. Petersburg, Russia of the House of Yusupov. The building was the site of Grigori Rasputin's murder in the early morning of December 17, 1916.

Pass By: The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

This cathedral is dedicated to Saint Isaac of Dalmatia, a patron saint of Peter the Great, who had been born on the feast day of that saint. It was originally built as a cathedral but was turned into a museum by the Soviet government in 1931 and has remained a museum ever since.

Pass By: Blue Bridge, Reki Moyki Emb. Isaakievskaya Square, St. Petersburg Russia

The Blue Bridge spans the Moika River and is located in front of the Mariinsky Palace at Saint Isaac's Square in city's historic centre. It is the widest bridge in Saint Petersburg and is sometimes claimed to be the widest bridge in the world.

Pass By: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia

The Nevsky Prospekt is the main street in the city of St. Petersburg, Russia, named after the 13th-century Russian prince Alexander Nevsky. Planned by Peter the Great as the beginning of the road to Novgorod and Moscow, the avenue runs from the Admiralty to the Moscow Railway Station and, after making a turn at Vosstaniya Square, to the Alexander Nevsky Lavra.

Pass By: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

Also called Church of the Savior on Blood, the Savior on the Spilled Blood is one of the main sights of Saint Petersburg. This church was built on the site where Emperor Alexander II was fatally wounded by political nihilists in March 1881. The church was built between 1883 and 1907. The construction was funded by the imperial family.

Pass By: Kazan Cathedral, Kazanskaya Sq., 2 Metro Nevskiy Prospect, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

Also known as the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, the Kazan Cathedral on the Nevsky Prospekt is one of the biggest ones of the Russian Orthodox Church. It is dedicated to Our Lady of Kazan, one of the most venerated icons in Russia.

  • Seat in a kayak
  • Group instructor/guide
  • All necessary equipment: paddles, life-vest, spray skirt, helmet, pair of gloves
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks - chocolate bar
  • Individual raincoat in case of rain

  • Hotel pickup
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
Departure Point

Naberezhnaya Kryukova Kanala, 24, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 190068

Departure Time

6:00 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

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2 hours

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