Leningrad Oblast

Leningrad Oblast is a region of named for the old name of its principal city, Leningrad, now known as . It borders to the southwest, and the Gulf of Finland to the west, to the northwest, and Lake Ladoga to the north, to the east, and to the south.

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, known as Petrograd in 1914-1924 and Leningrad in 1924-1991, is the second largest city of Russia, with 5 million inhabitants, and the former capital of the Russian Empire. Photo: Albabos, CC BY 3.0.

The of is the area of main interest to the traveler, home to most attractions of the metropolis. Photo: Florstein, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Northern Part of St. Petersburg is the area north of the Bolshaya Nevka river, which is its boundary with the to the south. Photo: Александров, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the northwestern part of Leningrad Oblast. Photo: IRINA LOGUNOVA, CC BY 3.0.

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is a metropolitan district surrounded by Leningrad Oblast, centered on . Photo: Николай Васильевич Белавин, CC BY-SA 4.0.

comprises the part of Leningrad Oblast from the border to the federal city of St. Photo: Lion10, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a part of Leningrad Oblast between St. Photo: Gavrilov S.A., CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a region in Leningrad Oblast. Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Leningrad Oblast

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