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Right Bank

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The Right Bank corresponds to the urban area of Saint Petersburg east of the River Neva and the Center. It's hardly visited by tourists, but has its share of hidden charms.

Get in[edit]

Bolsheohtinsky Prospekt Fire Station‎

By train[edit]

  • 1 [dead link] Ladozhskii Station (Ладожский вокзал), Zanevsky Prospekt (Заневский проспект, Площадь Карла Фаберже), 73 (Spb metro line4.svg:Ladozhskaya «Ладожская», Bus icon SPB.svg: 4М, 4МА, 5, 21, 24, 27, 30, 77, 82, 92, 123, 168, 429, 453, 462, 531, 532, 533, 860Л Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59, 64; Trolley icon SPB.svg: 1, 22; Share taxi icon SPB.svg: К-5, К-17, К-21, К-32, К-77, К-92, К-95, К118, К-123, К-167, К-187, К-271, К-322, К-369, К-401, К-429, 430, 430А, К-462Р, 531К, К-533.). - This is the newest and most modern passenger railway station in Saint Petersburg, designed by architect Nikita Yavein, is one of the largest in Russia with a capacity of up to 50 commuter departures and 26 long distance departures accommodating 4,500 passengers per hour. Built at a cost of nine billion rubles (US$300 million), the station opened in 2003 for the 300th anniversary of the city's founding. - Vladimir Putin himself inaugurated the new station in his hometown. Transport: For various destinations including Petrozavodsk 835 руб, Arkhangelsk 1697 руб, Tyumen 3038 руб, Tula 1435 руб Krasnodar 2839 руб, Murmansk 2030 руб, Ekaterinburg, Cheliabinsk, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Astana (Kazakhstan), Helsinki (night-train Leo Tolstoi). Suburban trains. — Ladozhsky railway station (Q1800041) on Wikidata Ladozhsky railway station on Wikipedia

By metro[edit]

Map of Saint Petersburg/Right Bank

Four metro stations serve this area:

  • Spb metro line4.svg: Novocherkasskaya «Новочеркасская» (under Zanevsky Sq. Formed by the intersection of Zanevsky and Novocherkassk avenues);
  • Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» (on the Ladozhskii Square. Serves the railway station of same name.);
  • Spb metro line4.svg: Prospect Bolshevikov «Проспект Большевиков» (on the corner of Kollontai and Pyatiletok streets);
  • Spb metro line4.svg: Ulitsa Dybenko «Улица Дыбенко» (at the corner of Bolshevikov and Dybenko avenues).

See[edit]

Gate to Porokhovye Factory
  • 1 Porokhovye Factory, Sverdlovskaya embankment, ? (Spb metro line4.svg: Novocherkasskaya «Новочеркасская», then Bus icon SPB.svg: 90). Founded in 1710 by Peter the Great, this gunpowder producing plant was the flagship of the chemical industry in Russia for 200 years. It is still operational. This district is hardly visited by tourists, but in its own way is very picturesque, with Imperial and Soviet industrial architecture.
  • 2 Nienschantz monument (Spb metro line4.svg: Ploshchad Alexandra Nevskogo II 'Площадь Александра Невского-2', across the bridge). It's a place with a claim to be the spot where the city was actually founded in 17th century, as here stood the Swedish fortress conquered by Peter the Great, at the confluence of the Neva and Okhta. Nowadays there is a nice commemorative marker, and no crowds at all.
St. Ilya's
  • 3 St. Ilya's Church (Церковь во имя Святóго Прорóка Или́и), Ilyinskaya Sloboda (Ильинская слобода), 4 (From Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» take Tram 64 or Bus icon SPB.svg: 27, 92, 168 or Share taxi icon SPB.svg: 92 to 'Лесопарковая улица/ Рябовское шоссе' - from the station. Metro "Finland Station": Bus icon SPB.svg: 37, Share taxi icon SPB.svg: 37; - from Spb metro line4.svg: Prospect Bolshevikov «Проспект Большевиков» Bus icon SPB.svg: 164 Share taxi icon SPB.svg: 102, 122; - from Spb metro line1.svg: Akademicheskaya 'Академическая': Bus icon SPB.svg: 102, 153, Share taxi icon SPB.svg: 102). The temple is open for visits: M-F 09:15-18:30, Sa 09:15-19:30, Su 06:45-19:00. Nice yellow church on the grounds of the Okhtinskaya gunpowder plant (Охтинский пороховой завод), built in the style of early Russian classicism, a circular rotunda surrounded by a colonnade of sixteen Ionic columns. Its construction started in 1782, and was completed and consecrated in 1785. (Q597125) on Wikidata
  • 4 Zanevsky Park (Заневский парк), Malookhtinskiy prospekt, 98 (From Spb metro line4.svg: Novocherkasskaya «Новочеркасская» take Tram 10, 23, 65 to stop 'Таллинская улица'). :Zanevsky park (Q63078632) on Wikidata
  • 5 Malookhtinsky Park (Малоохтинский парк), Novocherkassky prospekt (Spb metro line4.svg: Novocherkasskaya «Новочеркасская» further Tram icon SPB.svg: 7, 10, 23 to stop Республиканская улица). (Q4278389) on Wikidata
Utkina Dacha
  • 6 Utkina Dacha estate, Utkin prospekt, 4 (From Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» NE 1.5km). Country house, built in 1790s, reported to be amazingly quiet and derelict. Access is forbidden as of July 2014. Utkina Dacha (Q592394) on Wikidata Utkina Dacha on Wikipedia

Do[edit]

  • 1 Polyustrovsky park (Полюстровский парк, Парк имени 50-летия Октября), Shosse Revolutsii (Шоссе Революции) (trolley № 43 Tram icon SPB.svg: 23, 30). Polustrobsky Park (Q4371292) on Wikidata
  • 2 Neva garden with the statue of Ohtenki (сад Нева со статуей Охтенки), Shosse Revolutsii (Шоссе Революции) (trolley № 43, Tram icon SPB.svg: 23, 30).
  • 3 Ice Palace (Ledoviy Dvorets, Ледовый Дворец), prospekt Pyatiletok (Проспект Пятилеток), 1 (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospekt Bolshevikov 'Проспект Большевиков'), +7 812 718-6620, . Cash desks: Daily 11:00-20:00. It was built for the 2000 Ice Hockey World Championships and opened in 2000 & cost USD60 million. It holds 12,300 people. One of several sports arenas that also serves as a concert hall for pop and rock concerts. 800-10000 руб.
  • 4 Park "Malinovka" (парк «Малиновка»), Idustrialnii prospekt (между улицей Передовиков и Индустриальным проспектом), (tram 8, 10, 59, to stop 'Улица Передовиков/ Проспект Косыгина'). Malinovka Park (Q16673767) on Wikidata
  • Ladozhskiy Park (Ладожский парк), prospekt Kosygina (Проспект Косыгина) (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59).

Buy[edit]

This area features a great number of so-called "neighborhood stores", supermarkets and hypermarkets:

  • 1 Auchan hypermarkets (Ашан), Murmansk Highway, km 12 (Всеволожский район, Мурманское шоссе, 12 км)/Narodnaya ulitsa, 82 (from Spb metro line4.svg: Ulitsa Dybenko 'Улица Дыбенко' Share taxi icon SPB.svg: К339 to stop 'Народная улица, 100'), +7 812 448-60-24, +7 812 448-46-85. 08:30—22:00. Hypermarket in TC MEGA IKEA.
  • 2 [formerly dead link] Carousel hypermarket (Карусель), Kollontai st (ул. Коллонтай,), 3 (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospekt Bolshevikov 'Проспект Большевиков' further Tram icon SPB.svg: 27, 65, А, Аа, to 'ул. Коллонтай'), +7 812 448-43-20, . 24 hr.
  • 3 [formerly dead link] Carousel hypermarket (Карусель), prospekt Bolshevikov, 32 (from Spb metro line4.svg: Ulitsa Dybenko 'Улица Дыбенко' further Bus icon SPB.svg: 4, 97, 140. Trolley icon SPB.svg:14, 27, 28 to 'Проспект Большквиков дом 33'), +7 812 449-81-20. 24 hr.
  • 4 Lenta Khasanskaya (Лента), ul. Khasanskaya, 17, корп. 1 (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» further Tram icon SPB.svg: 8 to stop 'Хасанская улица'), +7 812 363-25-97, toll-free: +7 800 700-4111. 24h.
  • 5 Lenta (Dalnyevostochnii) (Лента (Дальневосточный)), Dalnyevostochnii prospekt (Дальневосточный проспект), 16, корп. 1 (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospekt Bolshevikov Tram icon SPB.svg: 23, 27 to stop 'ТК Лента (Дальневосточный проспект)'), +7 812 448-02-82, toll-free: +7 (800) 700-4111. 24 hr.
  • 6 Metro hypermarket (гипермаркет «Metro»), prospekt Kosygina (пр-т Косыгина), 4, лит. А (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59). M-F 07:00-22:00, Sa Su 08:00-22:00.
  • 7 "National" shopping mall (торговый комплекс «Народный»), prospekt Kosygina (Проспект Косыгина), 21 (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59), +7 812 577-2873. Daily 08:00-02:00.
  • 8 OK Zanevskii (О'Кей), Zanevskii prospekt.(Заневский проспект), 65, корп. 1, лит. А (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская»), +7 812 703-70-05. 24 hr.
  • 9 OK Bolshevikov (О'Кей), corner of prospekt Bolshevikov and ul. Podvoyskogo (from Spb metro line4.svg: Ulitsa Dybenko 'Улица Дыбенко' or Prospekt Bolshevikov Share taxi icon SPB.svg: К57, К122, К140, К161, К215, K218, К239, К264, К388, К401, К409, К801 to stop 'Проспект Большевиков, угол улицы Подвойского'), +7 812 703-70-07. 09h-23h.
  • 10 OK Idustrialnii (О'Кей), Idustrialnii prospekt ( Индустриальный проспект), 25 (corner with Pr. Entusiastov, Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» further Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59, 64 to stop 'Индустриальный проспект/ Проспект Косыгина'), +7 812 703-70-13. 09:00—23:00.
  • 11 Pyatyorochka supermarket (Пятёрочка), prospekt Bolshevikov, 24 (from Spb metro line4.svg: Ulitsa Dybenko 'Улица Дыбенко' 200m).
  • 12 Perekryostok supermarket (Перекрёсток), Zanevskiy prospekt, 67 (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская»), +7 812 336-39-00. 24 hr.
  • 13 Juny Shopping Center (торгово-развлекательный центр «Июнь»), Idustrialnii prospekt (проспект Индустриальный), 24 (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» further Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59, 64 to stop 'Индустриальный проспект/ Проспект Косыгина').
  • 14 Nevskiy Department Store, Prospekt Bolshevikov, 6 (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospect Bolshevikov «Проспект Большевиков»).
  • 15 Market at Bolshevikov, prospekt Pyatiletok, 1А (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospect Bolshevikov «Проспект Большевиков»).

Eat[edit]

  • 1 McDonald´s (Макдоналдс), Idustrialnii prospekt (Индустриальный пр.), 22 (Spb metro line4.svg: Ladozhskaya «Ладожская» further Tram icon SPB.svg: 8, 10, 59, 64 to stop 'Индустриальный проспект/ Проспект Косыгина'), +7 812 8 812 406-77-37. 10:00—22:00. That very well-known fare.
  • 2 Pizza Hut, prospekt Bolshevikov (пр. Большевиков), 9, корп. 1, лит. А (Spb metro line4.svg: Prospect Bolshevikov «Проспект Большевиков»), +7 812 589-58-38. Other very well-known fare.
  • 3 Subway (САБВЭЙ), prospekt Novocherkassky 28/19 (Spb metro line4.svg: Novocherkasskaya Tram icon SPB.svg: 7, 10, 23 to stop 'Улица Помяловского'), +7 812 528-68-21.
Okhta river dam‎

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

Mid-range[edit]

  • 1 Okhtinskaya (Охтинская), Bolsheokhtinski (Большеохтинский проспект), 4 (Bus icon SPB.svg: 22, 1a, 105 to stop 'Улица Тарасов'), +7 812 227-44-38, +7 812 227-37-67, +7 812 227-86-02, fax: +7 (812) 227-26-18, +7 (812) 227-23-85, . 293 rooms, with single, double and triple accommodation. Nice views of the Neva and the Smolny complex. Free WiFi and free TV channels movies in all rooms, noncontact electronical lock keys, furniture, mini-bar, air conditioning, mirror, telephone, shower or bathtub, towels, hair dryer, toiletries, etc. Buffet breakfast is always included. Sijgle/double from 2500 руб/3100 руб.

Connect[edit]


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