3 days Shore Excursion - St. Petersburg - Private tour

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Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), French (advanced), Spanish (conversational)

Get the most of Saint Petersburg in 3 days!

Imperial St. Petersburg demonstrates a range of royal palaces, strict planning of the city, several confessions represented by temples, churches and cathedrals, parks with fountains and all that is scattered on 42 islands connected with numerous bridges.

The history of the city is dramatic and it is reflected in its architecture and sculptures. There is even the American eagle (sculpture) on the main street of St. Petersburg - Nevsky prospect.

This tour can be adjusted based on your requests and it may vary based on the Museums closing days. Please inquire me to discuss the options. I will be happy to accommodate your wishes.

** The Hermitage museum is closed on Monday.


Day 1

- Pick up at the cruise ship port
- 5-6 hours city tour with a coffee break, bits of walking, time for taking pictures, souvenir shopping, taking a glance at the local subway inside (the deepest in the world).
* We can arrange this itinerary based on your preferences.

Day 2

- Pick up at the cruise ship port
- Drive to Tsar's village - it will take about 40 mins
- Catherin palace tour including the world famous Amber Chamber
- Lunch
- Drive to Peterhof - about 30 mins ride
- Lovely walk amidst 160 fountains and beautiful flower beds flanked with gold shining sculptures
- Return to St. Petersburg to your ship

Day 3

- Pick up at the cruise ship port
- Visit the Hermitage museum - 5 hours tour. We will take a break for a snack and a coffee during the tour.
- Lunch
- Back to the cruise ship
* We can adjust the museum tour based on your preferences.

* The Heritage Museum is closed on Mondays. We may change the itinerary depending on your arrival day and on the other museums closing days.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At the cruise ship terminal

End location: At the cruise ship terminal

Duration: 3 days

The program might change depending on the museums' days off and the weather conditions.



What’s Included

- Guiding services
- Port fees and visa free arrangements
- Private transportation
- A bottle of water
- Entrance fees to the museums:

1) The Hermitage
2) St.Isaak
3) The Saviour on the Spilt Blood
4) St.Peter and Paul Forteress
5) Tsar's silo park
6) Catherin palace
7) Peterhof park

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 RUB - For a snack and drink. Credit card are also accepted in the main shops.

What’s Extra

- Personal expenses
- Meals and drinks


I'm not a diver. I can arrange for a separate car and driver. Usually Mercedes van, comfortable and clean indeed.

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