How many bridges in St. Petersburg?
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Geographical location of St. Petersburgpredetermined its main attractions, the most famous of which, perhaps, are the bridges that many Russian and foreign tourists come to see. Probably only true connoisseurs of the city can answer the question about how many bridges in St. Petersburg. But it can be difficult to do also because the city's territory is vast, and bridges can sometimes be located in closed areas.
It is in the city that 342 bridges are determined. Among them, the largest and architecturally complex pass through the Neva. The rest connects different island parts of the city, are river or laid through canals. Also there are bridges that are located in remote areas of the city, for example, in Kronstadt, Lomonosov, Pushkin, Peterhof and Pavlovsk. Their number does not exceed 130 bridges.
During the navigation, some bridges are bred. Basically, this refers to the bridges across the Neva. A lot of tourists come to see the divorced Palace Bridge, which is the visiting card of the city. And the photo on its background, perhaps, is everyone who has ever visited St. Petersburg. It is unlikely that you will name it the most beautiful bridge in the city, but it offers beautiful views of the main sights of the city of Petra - the arrow of the Vasilievsky Island, the Hermitage, the Admiralty, the Peter and Paul Fortress.