Saint Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development

The main goal of the Committee is to promote the image of Saint Petersburg as a major international and regional touristic, congressional and business center. By creating favorable conditions for tourist business, developing and performing events intended to attract visitors, implementing analysis and defining primary development directions of tourist industry, promoting regional and international relations the Committee is achieving these objectives.

The Festival of Lights is one of many projects initiated by the Saint Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development and dedicated to encourage tourism in Saint Petersburg.