Peter the Great envisioned his imperial capital of St. Petersburg as the world's window to Russia. As such, this "Venice of the North" is a must-see stop for any Russia tour. Our St. Petersburg tours include just about something for everyone, from architecture and art, to music and dance. Some of the world's most renowned street parties can be found here in St. Petersburg, Russia. Escorted tours at the right time of year will even give you a chance to watch the Soviet-era fairy tale "Scarlet Sails" from the embankments near the Winter Palace.