Saint Petersburg is a city situated on the Neva river, at the head of the Gulf of Finland on the Baltic Sea. The federal subject of Saint Petersburg has its name changed three times, from Saint Petersburg to Petrograd, then Leningrad and back to Saint Petersburg.
If you like adventure holidays, you should definitely visit the Snezhniy – Korobitsyno Ski Resort. It is about 1 1/2 hour trip from the city of St. Petersburg and you can go there either by car or bus.
The tracks of the resort can be loved by all kind of athletes. Either a professional skier or a first timer, you will find something for you. The tracks are 7 and equally split into levels. 2 for novices, 2 for intermediate, 2 for advanced and 1 for expert skiers.
These tracks are served by 6 chairlifts. The new and longest slope is 900 m/2953 ft. If you are a novice, there is the best sports school for alpine skiing that guarantees perfect training. The vertical drop is enough to create the ideal conditions for freeride and freestyle skiing.
If you are an enthusiast of night skiing, the illuminated tracks will definitely thrill you! Besides that, the resort is excellently organized and offers services, such as equipment repair and rental, snow cannons, skating ring, but also amenities like nightlife, restaurants and cafes and creche/babysitting, making Snezhniy – Korobitsyno an amazing alpine skiing destination!!