Main Attractions of Russia

Enjoy the Main Attractions of Russia on your Trip

You might be thinking why visit Russia for spending this holiday season?

Let us help you in creating the clear picture of main attractions of Russia in your mind. Millions of travelers like you, love to explore the fascinating treasures of Russia. Like historical architecture, mesmerizing cathedrals and stunning cities of Russia. Russia is at the seventh position globally, in the cultural category of Nations Brand Index.

Specialties of some of the most dazzling attractions of Russia are presented here.

Red Square Moscow, the most famous attractions of Russia!

Red Square is a broad area which is made up of bricks in Moscow (Moscow, the Capital of Russian Federation) mainly known for Soviet Military parades in history.

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Flower Festival in Red Square in honor of 120th anniversary of the trading house GUM

Back then in 15th century, this place was known as Trinity Square. It was a market and entrance to Moscow Kremlin in old times. Today, it serves as an attractive spot for photography, social events and gatherings. As, this place holds many gorgeous historical sites.

St. Basils Cathedral Moscow

St. Basil’s Cathedral is located in Southern part of Red Square.It was built to celebrate Russians’ victory over Tartars (Ethnic group in Russia) in 1552. It consists of eight churches which represent the eight victories over Tartars.

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The view of famous Saint Basil's cathedral in Russia.

Lenin's Mausoleum

Lenin's Mausoleum is on west of Red Square. It is actually a shrine. It was built to give tribute to founder of Soviet Union, Valdimir Lenin. Thousands of people visit this place every year and enjoy the traditional changing of guards’ ceremony.

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The view of Lenin's Mausoleum at night

City of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is the second largest city and most famous among the attractions of Russia. It has importance because of its industrial, scientific and cultural perspectives. The leading beauty of this city is in its 40 rivers and the Palace Square.

This Palace Square holds the symmetric beauty with the importance of both historical and present events. It connects the different landmarks and monuments of city that also include the most famous Winter Palace and Catherine Palace. The city hosts annual parades, social gatherings, musical concerts, cultural shows and the most famous White night festival in summers.

Winter Palace, St Petersburg, Russia

Winter Palace in St Petersburg Russia

Russian Museums

Russian Museums have hundreds of years old collection. The three must-see museums are Hermitage Museum, Pushkin Museum and Kolomenskoye Museum.

Hermitage Museum is in Saint Petersburg with the collection of more than 3 million pieces in form of art and culture.

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The Magnificent View of Hermitage Museum Russia

Pushkin Museum (Moscow) is famous for its large collection of fine arts. It is honored to have largest collection of European art. It also preserved the collection of Dutch and Flemish art pieces with works of Van Gogh, Picasso and Matisse.

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ST.PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - AUGUST 2: Catherine Palace in August 2, 2012 in St.Petersburg, Russia. Building is laid in 1717. Now a museum. People are standing in line at Catherine Palace interior

Kolomenskoye Museum has a stunning architect with white stone and tent like green tope, near Moscow. It not only increases the number of awesome architectures in Russia but  also known as one of the most gorgeous architecture in world.

City of Sochi

The city of Sochi has adventurous attractions of Russia. Khostinsky Tisosamshitovaya, the famous hiking trail of Sochi.  Dendrary Botanical Garden, Olimpiyskiy Park, Festival Concert Hall, Agura Waterfalls, Winter Theater, Sochi Discovery World Aquarium are very famous in Russia.

Khostinsky Tisosamshitovaya Grove in Sochi, attractions of Russia

Khostinsky Tisosamshitovaya Grove in Sochi

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2 Responses

  1. Ajay Kumar
    Really thanks for sharing this useful post !! Russia is a nice place to visit for holidays and i will definitely visit these places with my family members.
    • Natalia
      We will happy to arrange the most affordable family tour for you to Russia :) Let us know when do you want to plan the vacations ?

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