||Official partner of the Organizing
Committee is «JSC Saint Petersburg Council for Tourism»
Company. «JSC Saint Petersburg Council for Tourism» will
provide all official events of the Course and will help to
spend a nice time in St.Petersburg.
The Council for Tourism offers the participants
and guests following services:
1. Visa support.
These documents (Invitation, confirmation and voucher) will help
you to get Visa in Russian Consulate in your country. To provide
Visa support documents The Council for Tourism needs to get a
copy of your passport by e-mail or fax or you can provide the
- Full name (as it is mentioned in passport);
- Departure country;
- Date of birth;
- Passport's number;
- Experience date of the passport;
- Dates of arrival & departure.
Cost of this service - Euro 8 per person.
An entry visa is necessary for the Course
participants arriving to Russia from all the countries.
2. Meeting at the airport, bus station or
railway terminal, transfers to the
hotel (and hotel-airport/railway/bus station).
3.  Accommodation at the “Rossiya” hotel.
Single rooms for the teachers and twin rooms for the students
4. Hospitality Desk.
During the days of the event in the lobby of “Rossiya” hotel Council
for Tourism organizes the hospitality desk and offers the additional
- organizing an additional excursion programs in St.Petersburg
- providing tickets to the most famous Russian theatres;
- booking table in a restaurant;
- renting a car;
- guide and interpreter services.
5.  Lunches buffet.
Please contact The Council for Tourism concerning
visa support and hotel reservation by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
phone/fax +7 812 571 23 48; +7 812 571 08 06.
Contact person – Ms Olga Kolesnikova, the Director of International
Center of Incoming tourism.
The bank details for visa support payment:
JSC Saint Petersburg Council for Tourism
Phones: + 7 (812) 314-8786
Fax: + 7 (812) 117-9381 / 110-6824
address: Italianskaya street, 3, St.Petersburg, 191186, Russia
Bank account for EUR: 40702978800005000924 with Exportno-Importny
Bank, 23/21 Prof. Popov str., St.Petersburg
Please indicate in the section "Details
of payment" your name and note "The Third Baltic Sea
Region Symposium and Postgraduate Course".
If you have any questions please do not hesitate
to contact Organizing Committee by E-mail: email@example.com
or Ms Olga Kolesnikova firstname.lastname@example.org
The major Course activities will occur in the
Hotel “Rossiya” where the majority of the participants will live
and where the sittings and poster session will be held.
The Hotel “Rossiya” is one of the leading three-star
hotels of St. Petersburg of over forty years. An impressive 10-storey
building of the hotel is located in one of the most fashionable
areas of the city, on the second most important city avenue close
by a picturesque park “Park Pobedy” (“Victory Park”).
The Hotel neighbors are the Branch Building
of the Russian National Library, the Aviator Park, and the Sport
and Concert Arena. The hotel is a five minutes walk from “Park
Pobedy” Metro station and some 15 minutes by car from Pulkovo
Airport. It will take you 25 minutes by car or 4 Metro stations
to get to downtown (7.5 km away).
The Hotel provides the highest standards of
service and hospitality, with the comfort and facilities you would
expect of a modern three star quality hotel: halls for conferences
with Audio/Visual Equipment, round-the clock business center (The
business center located in the hall of the hotel is equipped with
everything necessary for a successful work. It features Fax, Xerox,
direct-dial international phone, computers with Internet access),
parking lot, porter services, security system, safes, 24 hours
bank services and currency exchange, restaurant, taxi order, medical
services and pharmacy, souvenir store, international newspapers
stand, beauty shop, massage, solarium, shopping center, pets allowed.
The address of the "Rossiya" Hotel is as follows:
11 Ploschad Chenyshevskogo, St. Petersburg, 196070, Russia.
You can get to the “Rossiya”Hotel from Airport
Terminal “Pulkovo –1”by bus #39 or mini-bus K-39
Terminal “Pulkovo –2” by bus #13 or mini-bus K-13
up to “Moskovskaya” Metro station than by metro train up to “Park
Pobedy” Metro station.
USEFUL MAPS AND SCHEMES
Map of St. Petersburg
St.Petersburg Metro Sheme
Map of "Rossiya" Hotel locality
Welcome to Saint Petersburg, one of the most
beautiful cities of the world and Russia's prominent cultural
Few cities can offer so many stunning attractions
and intriguing moods as St. Petersburg - City of the Russian Tsars.
Created by Peter the Great in 1703 to be his "window on Europe",
St Petersburg combines its fascinating Russian heritage with a
distinctly European outlook. Considered the cultural heart of
modern day Russia, St. Petersburg is rapidly regaining its reputation
as one of the Great Cities of Europe. The famous White Nights
with their legendary midnight sun, fall in June each year, lending
the City an intriguing and exotic mood, and St. Petersburg reveals
its beauty from a new and more subtle perspective.
The State Hermitage is one of the oldest and
largest museums in the world. The museum is located in 5 historical
buildings of St.Petersburg, including the Winter Palace - the
former residence of Russian tsars. The buildings of the museum,
by themselves, are architectural chef d'oeuvres. The collections
of The Hermitage number over 3 million items from prehistoric
to modern times. Magnificent works of art embracing prehistoric
culture, Egyptian art, the art of Antiquity, and great collections
of Western-European paintings and sculptures are displayed in
400 halls of the museum.