Catherine Palace (with a visit to the Amber Room) and Pavlovsk - Private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

135783


Categories

City, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Russian (fluent)

8 hour tour with a private guide and a driver


You will see two amazing former royal residences - Catherine Palace (located in the town Pushkin, 15 miles south of St Petersburg) and Paul's Palace. While the first one is a paragon of Russian barock style and was the favorite palace of Peter's daughter Elizabeth, another one, commissioned by Catherine the Great for her son Paul, was designed in neoclassical style.

It is a truly charming palace where you get the feeling that this was the well loved home of real people.
You will also visit the striking world famous Amber Room.

Itinerary

transportation to the suburban town Pushkin (1 hour)
Catherine Palace (with a visit to the Amber Room) (1 hour)
Catherine Park (1 hour)
Lunch
transportation to Pavlovsk (15 minutes)
Pavlovsk Palace (1 hour)
Pavlovsk Park (30 minutes)
transportation to your hotel (1 hour)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will pick you up from your hotel

End location: your hotel or the city centre

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

car (Skoda Fabia 2012, air-conditioned)

What’s Included

my services as your private tour guide, transportation,
admission fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 rubles - per person

What’s Extra

food, drinks, souvenirs

A Recent Review of this tour

Our guide, Kate provided an excellent tour of the Catherine and Pavlovsk palaces. Her Engish is excellent and she delivered the tour in a pleasant, unhurried manner that was flexible to our interests yet efficient and highly informative. She arranged to go to Pavlovsk first and the Catherine's near noon, avoiding most crowded times. We were able to view everything as long as we wished, including the Amber room. All questions answered in pleasant, knowledgeable manner.
Chris Cragg

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