The Griboedov Canal

Take a Trip along the Griboedov Canal

One of the traditional attractions in Saint-Petersburg is a trip on an open boat along numerous canals. The Griboedov Canal is one of the famous canals in Russia. It is named after a famous writer who lived in one of the houses near the canal.
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Location

The Griboedov Canal starts from the Moyka River near the Field of Mars. It flows into the Fontanka River. Its length is 5 kilometres with a width of 32 metres.

Bridges

21 bridges are thrown across the Griboedov Canal

Architectural monuments

On the embankment located famous architectural monuments such as the Kazan Cathedral and the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

Kazan Cathedral

It is one of the largest cathedral in Saint-Petersburg. This unique bulding impresses with its beauty and grandeur.

Adress: Nevsky Prospect 25

Openning hours: daily from 8:30 to 20:00

Price: free

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The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

This temple attracts not only with magnificence of its domes and interiors, bus also with its history. This is a memorial temple put on the site of the regicide.


Adress: Griboedov Canal Embankment

Openning hours: daily from 10:30 to 18:00, Wednesday: closed

Price: 350 rubles for adults, 100 rubles for students and seniors and free for children (unger 7)

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