See our beautiful city in snow with a local guide!
Welcome to St. Petersburg and enjoy its highlights without a high season crowds! 2-3 days are perfect to see the city in its full beauty without rushing here and there.
You will see Imperial city and will learn more about art by visiting one of the biggest museums in the world - the Hermitage. You will see several orthodox churches including St. Isaac's and Peter and Paul Cathedrals, Spilled blood church and several other.
We will go to a summer residence of Russian tzars - Peterhof or Tzars' village.
You can also get acquainted with local cuisine and will see many more according to your preferences.
You may visit a museum of Faberge (tickets are sold on the day of visit) Russian museum, Grand maket (a model of Russia), very good if you have children in the group.
If you have any special requests or you are coming in a group over 10 persons I will customize a tour for you. I am here to make your trip comfortable!
Day 1 (private vehicle with a driver for the whole day)
10:00 Meeting at the hotel
10:00-13:00 Highlights city tour on a private car, with several photo stops at the main sights of the city including visit of Peter and Paul and St. Isaac's cathedrals, Spilled blood church.
15:00-17:30 visit to the Grand palace of Peterhof or the Catherine palace with Amber room in Tzars village
18:00 back to the hotel
Day 2 (walking tour)
10:30 Meeting at the hotel
10:30-15:00 visit to the Hermitage and General Staff building (Impeessionists collection)
15:30 back to the hotel
You may want to prolongate the tour. I will tailor it for you, the itinerary can look like this:
Day 3 (optional if you wish 3rd day)
09:30 meeting at the hotel
10:00-12:00 visit to Yusupov palace
14:00-16:00 visit to Russian museum or Fabergé museum (group visit) or a canal boat ride
16:30 back to the hotel
HERMITAGE is closed on Mon
CATHERINE PALACE - Tue
SPILLED BLOOD CHURCH, ST. ISAAC'S, Peter&Paul - on Wed
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 2 days
You may add third day if you wish
In the morning of day 1 and all 2nd day mainly use private vehicle, also we will do some walking on short distances. We will walk back to your hotel from the Hermitage museum or we will take a taxi.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
65 $ - admissions to the museums per person (can be paid in rubles, £ $ €); most restaurants and shops accept VISA and MASTER cards
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
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Elina is a fantastic guide. She was very knowledgable on every topic and answered all of our questions patiently.She has a great personality and it felt like having a friend around. We loved all the restaurants she reccomended. She even helped us what to do in our free time and and we loved every second with her. I can 100% reccomend Elina and hope to see her again. Thank you!!!