Knowing the Russian language while staying in Saint Petersburg can be a great advantage especially when you wanted to have the most fulfilling experience in the city. Learning the language will enable you to get the best and most affordable services in the area as well.
Based on reviews, many tourists prefer to learn the language in Saint Petersburg since it is well known as the cultural capital of Russia and it serves as the most ideal place for a short training of the Russian language. Petrion (+7812-6525582), which is located at Altaiskaya Ulitsa 29 kv 21, is one of the well known organizations in the city that offer Russian language training. They have year-round trainings both good for individuals and groups that range from 2-week training to 12 weeks. Apartments are also offered which are equipped with televisions, lockers inside the room, shared kitchen and Wifi internet access.
There are also universities and private schools that offer the said course and among these is the Centre of Russian, English and French Studies (B.Charitonyevskiy Prospekt, 14). This private language school also has a branch in Moscow and Nizhni-Novgorod. In Saint Petersburg State University, one can also learn the language in the Center of Russian Language and Culture.
Liden and Denz Language Centre (+7 (812) 334 07 88) also offers a course in learning not only the Russian language but also its culture. Located at Inzhenernaya Ulitsa 6, 191011 St.Petersburg, Liden and Denz Language Centre is also recognized as the oldest private Russian language institute in the country. You can also enroll at ProBa Language Centre (Zagorodny 17) which is open to American, Canadian as well as to Australian participants.