Tour Duration: 2-3 hours
If anything Russians are good at — it is ballet.
Coming to Saint Petersburg you can’t miss a chance to experience the beauty of ballet surrounded by royal interiors.
There are several classical theaters in the city so you will be able to get tickets for almost any day.
Mariinsky Theatre is the oldest theatre in Saint Petersburg. It has two stages: the old (original) one and the new one. The troupe consists of internationally recognized stars.
Mikhailovsky Theatre gained its fame in the XXth century with outstanding Soviet Union Opera. These days it is one of the most popular opera and ballet theaters in Russia.
Hermitage Theatre is the former in-house imperial residence theatre built under the order and for Catherine the Great. The theatre is not opened for museum visitors and if you would like to see its unique, historical interiors, you would have to visit it as a spectator. Surely you will enjoy the unique experience!