Getting ready for a trip to St. Petersburg

September is the amazing time when golden autumn is intertwined with Indian summer. In St. Petersburg you can still enjoy seasonal entertainment, but at the same time you can already observe the autumn charm of nature. Visit Petersburg wishes you wonderful time in St. Petersburg and traditionally offers to use our small check-list for September to plan your trip.


What to take with you:

  •  a light jacket  (the weather in Saint Petersburg can change rapidly)
  •  waterproof boots  
  •  an umbrella or a raincoat
  • a thermos 
  •  good mood


What is worth to taste:

  •  pumpkin soup  
  •  coffee with your portrait on the cup in “Sokol Coffee”
  • pyshki (local doughnuts) with a cup of coffee (the most tasty ones you can find on Bolshaya Konyushennaya st., 25  or on Sadovaya st., 32)
  • a berry, rich in vitamin C - cranberry
  • puffs in legendary Pirozhkovaya on Moskovskiy prospekt, 192  (that works since 1956)
  • dishes with season forest mushrooms    


What is interesting to do:


What to bring home with you:


Download PDF version of the check-list here.