One day in St Petersburg - Private tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

44587


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

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

Ideal city tour for those staying at hotels


If you plan your first visit to St Petersburg and don't know what to start with - this tour is perfect you. You will not only get a general overview of the city but also visit the main highlights of St Petersburg. One of them is the Hermitage museum - where you will see both the sumptuous rooms of the former Winter Palace of the Russian tsars and a fantastic collection of European art.
We will also visit one of the most famous cathedrals - St Isaac Cathedral - the former main cathedral of the Russia adorned with gold and semi-precious stones or a fabulous ornate Church on Spilled Blood (Church of the Savior on Blood).
We will also take a 1-hour river and canal tour and you will see why St Petersburg is nicknamed the Venice of the North. (in the winter time we will do a car tour instead)

The whole tour takes 8-9 hours.
All admission fees and boat trip tickets are included in the cost.
The Hermitage tickets will be pre-booked.
The tour is also available in German

Itinerary

- the Hermitage museum (2, 5 -3 hours)
- City Walk (1 hour)
- Lunch (inexpensive, traditional Russian cuisine)
- St. Isaac Cathedral or Church on Spilled Blood
- River & canal boat trip (1 hour)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: in the lobby of your hotel

End location: at your hotel

Duration: 9 hours

Transportation

walking (all sights are located in the city center within walking distance from each other and from most hotels )

What’s Included

Other: my services as your private guide and driver, admission fees, boat tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 rubles - per person
lunch, drinks, souvenirs

What’s Extra

Other: food and drinks
*Any items or purchases of a personal nature are not included in the price of the tour.

A Recent Review of this tour

Kate was a great guide. Not only she was very friendly but very knowledgeable about St Petersburg. This tour is highly recommended.
Luis Marconi

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Private tour guide Kate

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