We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Review Highlights
The chatedral is outstanding

Kronstadt has only the military history and the first around the cathedral is worth to visit only... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Budapest, Hungary
Former military port.

At the time of Sovietr Union it was closed place you may get inside just with special permit. Now... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Michael L
Holon, Israel
Read all 354 reviews
All photos (552)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
St. Petersburg, Russia
+7 953 357-81-31
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around St. Petersburg
Reviews (354)
Filter reviews
27 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsnaval cathedralsignificant rolefortressesmarinedamtouristspetermilitaryportsights
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 27 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kronstadt has only the military history and the first around the cathedral is worth to visit only once you are at Peterhof

Thank annebrandy
Reviewed 9 July 2018

At the time of Sovietr Union it was closed place you may get inside just with special permit. Now there are tours, and it possible to see military ships ,but the city at all required refurbishment ,there is just one glamour point -Naval cathedral just...More

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The city is a district of Saint-Petersburg nowadays, yet it’s a bit different from the big city life. Museums and sights to see, views of Saint Petersburg on a good weather

Thank AniRamma
Reviewed 4 January 2018

You can see this from the inside. Its quite beautiful. It was built by Peter The Great. A bit of a drive away from other tourist sites.

Thank Priya_T
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

City and fortress build by Peter the Great. The cathedral is really beautiful and a must visit. 1 houre away from Saint-Petersburg. A day is enough for explorer the island.

Thank Jonas D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I had read about the old fortresses at Kronstadt and the significant role it played in the Russian history, the revolution and the subsequent civil war. I did not know about the dam until we saw it. St. Petersburg is prone to severe flooding from...More

1  Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Kronstadt qas a close city during Stalin time.. marine is still there...interesting walk and church to be seen. Bit far from St Petersburg but part of a trip to Repino or Sistrarest can be interesting as on the way..to be done

1  Thank EdgardGM
Reviewed 8 June 2017

i have never in my life seen a building/church this big, ginormous and a wedding taking place. as a photographer i was thrilled - the bride was plain, beautiful, simple, her groom, handsome tons of tourists. the church is stunning. the small service in the...More

Thank paws0810
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This was the highlight of my trip. The neighborhood was beautiful and semi deserted feeling, the cathedral was the most spectacular I've ever been in. The far end of the island is beautiful green nature, an ecological reserve. Birds, trees, just wonderful. Take the time...More

1  Thank Song H
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Oozing history where the Russian fleet docked and replenished during an age of naval battles and races for superiority. Remnants of hardware dot the beautiful park like setting such as buried inverted cannons in the Great War with Sweden.

Thank JordanS8
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kronstadt staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines