See Catherine's palace, Peterhof Lower Gardens & Hermitage museum and more with a private guide
This 3-day tour realy covers the best what this magnificent city has. Look please at the following list of so famous places:
Catherine's palace with the Amber room and Catherine's park . If you visited Catherine's palace in the past this visit can be replaced by the tour of the former Royal residence Oranienbaum or the tour of the former naval base of Peter the Great - Kronstadt.
Peterhof Lower Gardens including amazing Grand cascade
Hermitage museum - Russia's largest art collection. If you visited the museum in the past this visit can be replaced with the tour of the Russian museum)
The Church on Spilled Blood - the most Russian church of the city
St. Peter and Paul's fortress and cathedral- the birthplace of the city
St. Isaac's cathedral - the former principal cathedral of the country
Faberge museum - amazing collection of Russian jewellery
canal boat ride in the historic part of the city
This itinerary can be changed according to your request
09:00Meet at the ship or at the hotel
09:00 - 10:00 - Drive to Peterhof
10:00 - 11. 30 - Tour of the Peterhof Lower fountain park and gardens, including the Grand Cascade.
11. 30 - 12: 30 lunch stop at a local restaurant (optional)
12. 30 - 13. 30 - Drive to the Tsars' Village
13. 30 - 16. 00 - a visit to the Catherine's Palace, including the famous Amber room. A walk in the park.
16:00 : 17:00Drive back to the city
10. 00 - Meeting by the ship or hotel
10:00 - 13. 00 - Tour of the Hermitage museum.
13:00 - 14. 00 lunch ( optional)
14. 00 - 17:00 Sightseeing tour with the inside visits to Peter & Paul Fortress, Spilled Blood Church and St. Isaac's Cathedral.
17. 00 - return to the hotel
10. 00 - meet at the ship or by the hotel
10. 00 - 12. 00 - Yussupof palace tour
12. 30 - 13. 30 - canal boat ride
13. 30 - 14. 30 - lunch at the local cafe ( pirrogi)
15. 00 - 16. 30 - Faberge museum
17. 00 - return to the ship
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: We can meet in the lobby or your hotel or by the ship in the Sea port. I can come and meet you at the Airport or Railway station. In the end of the tour i can drop you of at the place of your choice.
Duration: 3 days
By the comfortable van Mercedes Viano or Mercedes Sprinter for larger groups ( up to 16 persons)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
6000 roubles - you need approximately 6000 roubles ( 100 -120 USD ) per person for admissions
*this tour is priced and designed for 1-4 persons, if your group is larger than 4, please contact me for a customized tour that meets your needs.
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She was incredible! Very passionate and knowledgeable about her city, country, history and art. knew the best places for lunch. Had great time with her and would HIGHLY recommend her.