Car Free Day, on Segways!

17 August 2018

September 22th, 2018 in the Park of the 300th Anniversary of St.Petersburg an event will take place in the framework of the worldwide action ‘Car Free Day’.

September 22th is a day motorists are offered to refuse to use fuel-consuming vehicles for a day and to pay attention to the yearly-growing ecological problem that is becoming ever more urgent.

The main mission of this action is to attract citizens to the development of the bicycle traffic and walking in order to lower the degree of air pollution and to reduce the excessive number of vehicles on the city roads.

This year in St. Petersburg, the Park of the 300th Anniversary of St.Petersburg was chosen as the celebration venue of the ‘World Car Free Day’.

As part of the event, the St.Petersburg Tourist Information Bureau of the Committee for Tourism Development of St. Petersburg offers everyone to participate in a free tour and to ride a Segway.

In particular, on the celebration day, 3 excursions will be organized in the park:

1) Start at 1 p.m.;

2) Start at 2 p.m.;

3) Start at 3 p.m.