A huge country with a past shared between empire and revolution. Two eras that changed and marked the world with the style of their cities. Magical landscapes, cathedrals topped by onion domes, pavement cafes bordering the Neva River… that’s our vision of Russia.
Silversea’s Russian Far East cruises are well known to our guests, but our Northern European cruise to St. Petersburg are well worth discovery too. As the largest country in the world, there is a myriad of opportunities to explore in the ex-Soviet states. Enjoy everything from Imperial grandeur to the country's historic Soviet legacy aboard our Northern Europe itineraries. Explore the splendour of St Petersburg with its colourful palaces French-style gardens reminiscent of Versailles and sumptuous plazas. This superb tsars is home of many wonders.
Imbibe in the extravagant tsarist legacy of the Winter and Peterhof Palaces. Just as the rich is the Hermitage museum and its impressive square. If you are a history lover then this city full of museums is for you. Shopaholics will definitely want to visit Nevsky Prospekt, with its majestic arches this is surely the perfect place to go splash the cash.
Isn’t it time that you fell in love with one of the most beautiful and mysterious countries in Europe?