Private St.Petersburg Highlights tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

576743


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
There are many cobblestonestones in the city. You need to be attentive.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (basic), Russian (fluent)

Let's see breathtaking views of the ornate palaces and churches!


Dear guests! We will start our tour with its history introduction. I will take you to the place where the city was founded - Peter and Paul Fortress. Peter and Paul Cathedral on its site is the burial vault of the Russian Imperial family, so you will learn many fascinating stories about the life of the Russian tsars. During our tour I will take you inside St. Isaac's Cathedral and Spilt Blood Church. You will have a great opportunity to walk along the main streeet of the city Nevsky avenue and visit the most famous historical shops.

Itinerary

9:00 a. m. - meeting at the ship
9:00-11:00- city tour including inside visit of Peter and Paul Fortress and Peter and Paul Cathedral
11:00-12:00- inside visit of St. Isaac's Cathedral
12:00-13:00- Lunch
13:00-14:00- inside visit of the Spilt Blood Church
14:00-16:00-continuation of the city tour including a walk along Nevsky avenue
17:00- return to the ship

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

End Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

Duration: 15 hours

The duration may slightly vary due to traffic or special events held in the city.

Transportation

A modern comfortable A/C van with a driver.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Entrance port fee for the van;
Tour tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

500 Rub - Just in case, you need some cash to buy some drinks or snacks in the streets. Most of the restaurants accept cards.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: The cost of lunch is not included.
The cost of entrance museum tickets is not included.

Restrictions

None

Private tour guide Elena

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