Russia’s landscape ranges from the impressive Tundra to subtropical beaches. A rich cultural heritage and great natural wonders make Russian tourism one of the most popular in the world. The historic land contains 23 Unesco World Heritage Sites. Diverse regions and ethnic cultures of Russia showcase an impressive variety of traditions.
Although Russia has a number of great destinations to offers, the most popular tourist destinations include Saint Petersburg and Moscow. Both feature world-renowned museums such as the Hermitage and the Winter Palace, famous theatres including Bolshoi and Mariinsky, and ornate churches like Saint Basil's Cathedral, Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. The travelers would also find remarkable fortifications such as the Kremlin in Moscow and Peter and Paul Fortress. Beautiful squares like Red Square and Palace Square and streets such as Tverskaya and Nevsky Prospect will sure to win your heart. Rich palaces and parks of extreme beauty are also found in the former imperial residences in the suburbs of Moscow and Saint Petersburg.
Moscow contains a great variety of impressive Soviet-era buildings along with modern skyscrapers, while Saint Petersburg, boasts of its classical architecture, many rivers, channels, and bridges.
The warm subtropical Black Sea coast of Russia also has popular resorts and health and wellness centers. Travelers, who want to tread a different route, can also choose to visit the volcanic islands of Kamchatka or go on a safari to see the famous Siberian tiger.
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