2 Days Private Shore Excursion "The Best of St Petersburg"

Tour Number

Activity Level

391322


Categories

City, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. A tour requires lots of walking (at least in the gardens of Peterhof and the Hermitage), so a stroller may be helpful for little children.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Visa-free comprehensive tour that includes all the main attractions


This private shore excursion includes the most important attractions of St Petersburg - the Hermitage museum, St Isaac's cathedral, the Savior on the Spilled blood church, Peter and Paul fortress, the Catherine palace with the Amber room and Peterhof. A private guide and an experienced driver will make sure that you will have once in a lifetime experience! And after lots of sightseeing you will be able to relax in a local cafe to try some typical food to get some strengths for more discoveries!

Itinerary

It's a sample itinerary. The real one may depend on the dates of your stay and the entry time scheduled by the main museums:

Day 1:
09:00 - meeting at the port, departure for the city center by private car
09:30 - 10:15 - tour of the most beautiful metro stations
10:30 - 13:30 - city tour by car with visits to the Savior on the Spilled blood church, St Isaac's cathedral and the Peter and Paul fortress
13:30 - 14:30 - lunch break if needed (paid extra)
14:30 - 16:30 - Hermitage museum tour (main complex)
16:30 - 17:30 - free time /shopping/ more off the beaten track sights
18:00 - return to the port

Day 2
09:00 - meeting at the port, departure for the Catherine palace
10:30 - 12:00 - tour of the Catherine palace
12:00 - 13:00 - driving to Peterhof
13:00 - 13:30- lunch break if needed (paid extra)
13:30 - 15:00 - tour of the fountain park ( a visit to the Grand palace or any pavilions is not included, the main attraction in Peterhof are the fountains themselves)
16:20 - return to the port

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise ship port
The guide will meet you at the arrival hall

End location: Cruise ship port

Duration: 2 days

Transportation

Private car or minivan.

What’s Included

Other: - Private guide's service
- A private car/minivan with driver
- Tour tickets (work as visas for cruise ship passengers)
- Museum tickets according to the program

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2000 rubbles - Expenses for lunches if needed.

What’s Extra

Other: Lunches if needed, personal expenses

Restrictions

As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.

Private tour guide Alisa

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

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