30 Sapsans per day for World Cup 2018
For the period of the World Cup, additional high-speed trains Sapsan will run between St. Petersburg and Moscow. Number of train trips between Moscow and St. Petersburg will be increased in order to improve the quality of passenger service and increase the availability of travels during the Football World Cup in Russia.
Annual festival of tulips will be held in May
The festival of tulips will take place on Elagin Island in late May. Many people already call it the most beautiful event of spring in the Northern capital of Russia.
New flights St. Petersburg – London will started by Rossya Airline
Flights from St. Petersburg Pulkovo to London Gatwick Airport will be made daily on Airbus A320. Earlier, it was possible to get from St. Petersburg only to another London airport — Heathrow, and only by British Airways aircraft. In 2017, 92.3 thousand people used direct flights between the Northern capital of Russia and London, which is 7% higher than in 2016.
The 4th St. Petersburg Restaurant Festival will take place in April
The 4th Saint Petersburg Restaurant Festival, organized by Committee for Tourism Development will be held from 1 to 30 April 2018. In preparation for the upcoming World Cup, which will be held in Russia for the first time from 14 June to 15 July, 2018, the Committee dedicated the spring St. Petersburg Restaurant Festival to football.
St. Peterbsurg Aeroexpress Pulkovo - Vitebskiy train Station will be built in 2021
Aeroexpress will link Pulkovo International Airport and Vitebskiy railway station to 2021. It is also was reported that the search for investors will be announced in the near future.
Earlier it was said that the construction of aeroexpress in St. Petersburg will be started in the 3rd quarter of 2018.
Countdown to the World Cup will start in St. Petersburg
The last hundred days before the World Cup 2018 will go from March 6th. Exactly then on Malaya Konyushennaya Ulitsa,16 (Little Stable Street,16 ) will take place the start of countdown on BUD Alcohol Free Clock. St. Petersburg is the10th city that would set such a timer.
Meet Tsar Events RUSSIA DMC & PCO, a HOSTS GLOBAL member at IMEX Frankfurt 2018, Stand #G412
Let’s meet at IMEX Frankfurt 15 – 17 May 2018! You can make appointment with TSAR EVENTS — Russia’s Leading DMC to know news and possibilities for your events in Russia.
Legendary Hard Rock Café will be opened in St. Petersburg in June 2018
Hard Rock Café St. Petersburg will be part of Nykolskie Ryady – newly renovated complex including hotels Holiday Inn Express and Meininger. The Nikolskie Ryady project involves the restoration of the historic former Nikolsky Market site of more than 33,000 sq.m., in the heart of St. Petersburg, and its further development into a multifunctional complex comprising mid-range and affordable hotel properties (3* hotel and hostel), winch will be operated under global hotel brands such as Holiday Inn Express and Meininger.
Special Bus lanes will be appear in cities – hosts of FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia
Dmitry Medvedev signed a disposition to add an exception to traffic Rules of the Russian Federation on the period of the World Cup 2018.
New Design Hotel is opening in St. Petersburg this week
Design boutique hotel GAMMA with 47 rooms is opening in St. Petersburg 17th of February. New 4-stars property include restaurant of Russian and European cuisine NOK, 24-hours working bar Sculptor, 76 sq.m. conference room and fitness center. Hotel will be located at Obvodny Embankment, 130.