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Hydrofoil in Kronstadt

Hydrofoil in Kronstadt
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  • Duration: from 1 to 1.5 hours (one way)
  • Schedule: daily to Kronstadt from 09:30 to 18:35
    and back to St. Petersburg from 10:30 to 19:55
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  • Point of departure: to Kronstadt — Palace Embankment, 36 ; to St. Petersburg — Kronstadt (the Island of Forts)
  • Type of boat: hydrofoils to Kronstadt
  • On board: WC
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  • Discounts:

    One-way discount (schoolchildren, students, pensioners, disabled people) — 1650 rubles, One-way children (from 3 to 12 years old) — 950 rubles.

  • Minors must be accompanied by an adult during the trip.
1850 ₽
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About this tour

Kronstadt is not just about palaces, kings and fountains. It is also about fortresses, heroes and the Baltic Fleet. The most picturesque and interesting way to get there is by boat. From there we can contemplate the forts, lighthouses and boats, and when we reach the land we can explore Kronstadt itself. Are you ready? Let's get started!

Details of round boat trip to Kronstadt without a tour:

  • 2 transfer formats: to Kronstadt or back to St. Petersburg;
  • route along the central water area of ​​the Neva  reaching the Gulf of Finland and the forts;
  • disembarkation at the Island of Forts Park in Kronstadt.

P.S. On the way back from Kronstadt to St. Petersburg, it is necessary to approach the ticket office of the berth «Island of Forts» 20–30 minutes before the departure of the Meteor. From the gathering place of the group to the berth, passage is carried out along the dam only as part of a group accompanied by an employee.

  • Central water area of ​​the Neva
  • Cable-stayed bridge
  • Zenith Arena
  • Lakhta Center
  • The Gulf of Finland
  • Fort Kronshlot
  • Fort of Peter I
  • Prince Menshikov Battery

Our route 

So how are we going to get to Kronstadt by boat. We will depart from the Palace Embankment, 36 (the nearest metro station is Admiralteiskaya). Through the central water area of ​​the Neva we are going to enter the Malaya Neva and rush towards the Gulf of Finland. The boat passes by Fort Kronshlot, Fort of Peter I and the Prince Menshikov Battery and stops in the center of Kronstadt at the «Island of Forts» Park. The boat goes back to St. Petersburg on the same route.

Our boat 

We will go to Kronstadt on a high-speed boat. The hydrofoil motor ship itself is divided into three salons and has a small open space from where you can admire St. Petersburg during the trip. The seating on the meteor is free. Various boats may sail along the route - classic meteors and meteors of the «Voskhod» class.

Buying a ticket 

To buy tickets  for a boat tour online is the most convenient way. Just click the «Select date» button, fill in all the required fields and proceed to payment. The ticket will then be sent to your email. You do not need to print it, you can simply show it on your phone screen at the pier ticket office and get a boarding pass.  Excursion to Kronstadt  by hydrofoils is going to be one of the best experiences in your life!

Route map

A trip by hydrofoil to Kronstadt along with the sea breeze for just

1850 ₽
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