1. St. Petersburg: Russian Cossacks Show
Experience one of the famous folk traditions of Russia at a 2-hour Cossacks show in St. Petersburg. Get a meet and greet at the main entrance by 2 real Cossacks dressed in fur coats and wool hats. Continue to the reception area to avail of your free champagne and caviar. Take you seats for the performance and marvel at the colorful costumes and songs. Journey into a more authentic side to the city as the ethnic group introduce you to their culture and heritage through song and dance routines. Then, get an invitation to take part! Escape the tourist crowds and join the locals who come to get a better understanding of Cossack culture through different scenarios of traditional events, such as a marriage ceremony.