Russia’s second largest city Leningrad is commonly known as St. Petersburg is known for its great historical significance and because of its location near the river Neva the city also is a preferred cruising destination. St. Petersburg has some of the world’s finest art and shopping centers adding to the city's popularity and attractions.
Golden ring is one of the oldest regions in Russia and is known for its rich art, fine orchards, historic cottages and string of traditional cities. There are some of the old iconic churches that has been a major tourist attraction in the Golden Ring. Golden church is one of the most sought after, culturally rich and among the best place to visit in Russia.
Kazan metaphorically known as Istanbul of Volga because it is the city where European and Asian culture amalgamates. Beautiful Kazan has high churches and minarets touching the skyline. Kazan is known as the third capital of Russia and people enjoy very high and luxurious standard of lifestyle. So not only stands as one of the best but also a place to enjoy fine living and comfort.
Situated on the Black Sea, Sochi is a great sports destination in fact it hosted 2014 winter olympics. Sochi has a subtropical climate, great beaches, pleasing summers and some wonderful winter getaway options. Sochi is also a perfect place for some of the best tea plantations. Definitely a must visit place to soak in the lifetime experience.
Yekaterinburg is an industrial city and known for its vibrant culture, theatres, cinemas, museums and many libraries. This is Russia’s fourth largest city and just so beautiful and colorful.