Strall in Saint Petersburg downtown

Tour Number

Activity Level

583329


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Local Experience

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Kids are very different, I believe you know much better if your children will enjoy such a walking tour. Anyway, let me know in advance what your kids prefer and I will try to adjust.

Friendly: No.
I am sorry but this walking tour is not friendly to people using wheel-chairs. But I can easily customize it for you, feel free to write to me and I will arrange something similar. We can move around in a car/minivan.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Getting acquainted with Peter and Paul Fortress, Russian Orthodox Churches, Nevsky Prospect and the majic Seven Bridges Point


During the tour you will know about the foundation of Saint Petersburg, we will see the Russian Orthodox churches and cathedrals, learn about the history of their construction, admire the charm and elegance of the downtow, see the underground and railway stations. I will tell you about the city legends, traditions and local life.

Itinerary

- Meeting at the hotel or any other point convenient for you
- The tour of Peter and Paul Fortress
- The Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood
- Saint Isaac's Cathedral
- Tasting pyshkas, the traditional dessert of Saint Petersburg or lunch (optional)
- The walk along Nevsky Prospect and other streets and embankments
- The Underground

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 5 hours

You have to be prepared to walk a lot, therefore you will need comfortable clothes and shoes, an umbrella or a raincoat and good mood:)

Transportation

This is a purely walking tour including seeing some underground stations, therefore we will have a metro ride.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: If you wish, I can provide personal audio equipment so that you can hear me well in noisy places

Estimated Local Cash Needed

4000 Russian Rubles - Admission fee, meals, beverages and souvenirs. It is absolutely up to you whether you will buy any souvenirs or food though.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: I deliberately do not include any entrance fee to the tour since some cathedrals maybe closed on the day of our tour. We can decide on the spot, whether you would like to go inside the museums and cathedrals

Restrictions

None

Private tour guide Julia

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