Surrounded on three sides by water, St Petersburg has an almost island feel and is perfect for water sports and enjoying the beaches of Florida. With its subtropical climate, palm trees and coconuts, coupled with a lively downtown it's an ideal holiday destination, particularly as it's serviced by a range of cheap St Petersburg flights.
Entering the city by plane leaves visitors spoiled for choice with the two international airports at Saint Petersburg Clearwater and Tampa. These offer a variety of cheap St Petersburg Florida flights with an average flight time of 7 to 8 hours from the UK. With direct cheap flights to St Petersburg from the UK available, it's an accessible location.
After taking St Petersburg fights, the best way to get around is with St Petersburg car hire. There are many companies offering rentals, some direct from the airports or from locations around the city. The bus service is frequent or the many taxi firms ensure no one is ever stuck for transport.
With a variety of cheap St Petersburg hotels available, the city is a great destination for those on a budget, and with so much to see and do, you don't have to spend a fortune. As well as the golden sands, St Petersburg is the cultural hub of Florida, providing six museums including the Great Exploration Children's Museum. Landmarks include The Pier, Fort De Soto and the Sunken Gardens Botanical Gardens. You can book tours of the major landmarks if you want to get to know them a little better.