Best Places to Visit in Russia

Mountains, valleys, cold areas and warm sands, and an astounding number of wonderful natural locations await any tourist to the world's largest country. Moscow and St. Petersburg, two of Russia's oldest cities, retain its imperial splendor, which can be seen not only in their architecture but also in their gorgeous parks, shopping malls, and even metro stations.

Other towns and locations, such as Siberia and the Far East, give opportunities to see things like the spectacular splendor of the tundra and the Northern Lights, volcanoes, and more skiing than you can imagine.

Take a look at our selection of the greatest locations to visit in Russia, which includes everything from spectacular gilded palaces to wide natural expanses.