Family vacation near St. Petersburg – Road.Travel

 Family vacation near St. Petersburg

Road Trip Route. Andersengrad, The Magic Lantern Puppet Theatre., Oranienbaum, .

Spend a wonderful day with your family as you head west of St. Petersburg. Head to the Andersengrad Children's Park, which was built to celebrate Hans Christian Andersen's 175th birthday and hosts a magical atmosphere and vibrant events. Alternatively, visit the Puppet Theater and the famous Oranienbaum. The whole family will have an unforgettable experience, the trip will be intense and memorable.

Families with Kids. From: Saint Petersburg

Tatiana Mumleva. Traveller.

Travel Itinerary and Road Trip Route

Day 1: Family trip to the suburbs of St. Petersburg

Today you will visit three places that all family members will enjoy: Andersengrad, the Puppet Theatre and Oranienbaum, as well as meet the sunset from the observation deck.

Saint Petersburg

We leave St. Petersburg to the west, go to Andersengrad.

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Цех 85

On the way we stop at the bakery "Shop 85", where you can have a delicious breakfast and take food with you on the road. It sells very tasty hot chocolate, various sweets and pastries. Many visitors consider it a very cozy place.


Children will love this place, because it is here that you can see the Tower of the Tin Soldier, the Mermaid's pool, the house of Ole Lukoje and many other magical structures from the works of Hans Christian Andersen.


For lunch, we stop by the restaurant to eat. The institution has a children's room with a nanny, which is very convenient for families with children. The place is very cozy, the service is at the highest level.

Театр кукол «Волшебный фонарь»

After a hearty lunch we go to the Magic Lantern Puppet Theatre. All family members will love the bright and funny performance. The schedule of performances must be clarified at [the theatre's website](

Дворцово-парковый ансамбль «Ораниенбаум»

After visiting the theatre we go for a walk to Oranienbaum. You can learn the history of the place and spend an unforgettable time with your family. *Park opening hours: daily from 9:00 to 20:00, cash desk from 9:00 to 17:00. Museum "Bolshoy Menshikovsky Palace": daily - from 10:30 to 18:00, cash desk - from 10:30 to 17:00. Last Wednesday of the month - sanitary day. Church pavilion of the Grand Menshikov Palace: daily - from 10:30 to 18:00, ticket office - from 10:30 to 17:00. The last Wednesday of the month is a sanitary day. Museum "Picture House": daily - from 10:30 to 18:00, ticket offices - from 10:30 to 17:00.

GrillBar Academia

We're dropping by the grill bar for dinner. Many visitors like this place because it sells delicious and nourishing food at reasonable prices. After dinner we go to the observation deck to watch the sunset.

Смотровая Площадка

To make the trip memorable for a long time, we go to the observation deck and enjoy the sunset with the whole family.

Saint Petersburg

Back to St. Petersburg. I am sure that the trip was pleasant and memorable for both children and adults.