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Address: Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Russia
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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This famous Russian street that cuts through the center of St. Petersburg...

This famous Russian street that cuts through the center of St. Petersburg is a hub for shopping, nightlife and entertainment, and is lined with historic and picturesque buildings and churches.

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A good 3+kms along a very bustling charming boulevard in the heart of St Petersberg's historic centre

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A good 3+kms along a very bustling charming boulevard in the heart of St Petersberg's historic centre

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The most beautiful city to walk around is St Petersburg. And this street is the best of the best. Beautiful architecture, culture, History and all the things expected. To add to its beauty is an even beautiful canal cutting it into half. You can go on boat tours on this canal. A walk across should not be missed at any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the most beautiful boulevards ever been to. Especially at night with the lights on the road and the buildings. Very recommended

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Panjim, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

main area ,all major attractions around,malls,restaurants,cafes everything you need to spend your day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All the brands, all the styles. At Nevsky Proepekt you can find almost every important brand from worldwide.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nevsky is the heart of St. Petersburg. You can find everything you want on Nevsky. It has history, art, architecture, culture etc. in one region. It is a long street to walk; so you should spend enough time to visit every place. Nevsky is also a good place for shopping and entertainment. In my opinion just walking around amazing buildings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When I first arrived in St. Petersburg the taxi took me from the bus station to Nevsky. It was nite time and the lights of the buildings were spectacular. Nevsky must be walked from the Neva to the Galleria shopping mall. Both sides must be walked too. The side streets on both sides need to be explored as well. If... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I saw the Nevsky Prospekt is St. Petersburg compared with Champs-Élysées in Paris, France. I'd saw that's a good comparison. Both are greatly important historical areas of old great cities that have been converted into awful places centred around shopping for experience crap. Yes, it's worth seeing on a tour with a guide that can offer historical perspective on the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The majority of the tourists sites, museums, and restaurants are on this street or branch off from it. If you are planning a hotel visit; I would suggest booking on or near this street. Walk to your tourist site rather than pay the 500 average ruble taxi fee.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was expecting lots of different shops on this street. But everything seems to be the same. Lots of shops that sell the same souvenirs. I was looking for higher end Russian crafts and clothes. There was a "mall" on the street. It was an interesting building. It is not like your American mall. There were two levels, stairs only... More 

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