1 day shore excursion Private Tour of St-Petersburg

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Tour Number

Activity Level

55268


Categories

Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Hermitage museum, famouse churches during private tour of St-Petersburg


One day shore tour is very flexible, it can be your customized tour.
Saint-Petersburg is a special city in Russia. This is not a typical Russian place but the bridge which connects East and West. It in this city in the early 20th century event occurred that changed the history of the whole country - Russian revolution. Here you will find a mix of European architecture, world masterpieces and Russian hospitality. Feel yourself like locals tasting traditional cuisine. Stories about Romanovs and famous people like G. Rasputin, K. Faberge, F. Dostoevsky ect are waiting for you. See you soon.

Tuesday, Thursday-Sunday: The best churches with tour of the Hermitage museum.

Monday: instead of the Hermitage museum (day off) we will do a trip to the Tsar's village with Catherine's palace and Amber room.

Wednesday: A motor city tour with several photo stops, a boat trip along rivers and canals and Hermitage museum as all churches-museums are closed on Wednesday.

The tour can be arrranged for any number of people.

Itinerary

8. 30 am the meeting By the ship
City tour:
Peter and Paul's fortress
Senate Square and monument to Peter I
Academy of Fine Arts and 3000 year old Sphinxes
Church on the Spilled Blood
St. Isaac's cathedral
Nevsky prospect
Kazan Cathedral/St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral
Mariinsky Ballet theater and Alexandrinskij drama theater
Palace Square with the Winter Palace
the farmer's market
the metro ride.
lunch
Hermitage museum OR Tsar's village with Catherine's palace and Amber room (on Monday)

On Wednesday the same plus boat ride

The duration is 9 hours.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I am going to pick you up By your ship.
I will be waiting inside the port terminal holding the sign with your name.

End location: The tour ends by your ship.

Duration: 9 hours

Duration of the tour may be changed depending on the traffic but not more than half an hour.

Transportation

Private car/minibus: modern, clean and air-conditioned.
I drive bmw 5 serie 1998, airconditioned and clean.
As well I drive dodge caravan 2006, airconditioned and clean.
I can provide car and driver or we can use your vehicle.

What’s Included

Other: My service as a tour guide for you.

Private car or minibus.

Blanket visa service.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

400 rubles - Lunch can be about 350-400 roubles per person

What’s Extra

Other: Museum tickets are extra - about 45USD per person. (general program without Catherine's palace and boat ride)
Price of the tickets is not included in total cost of the tour because of instability of local currency now. But when you book any tour I will take all our tickets in advance we will escape all lines. You can pay for the tickets right on the spot in any currency.

Lunch or coffee break are additional.

The colonade of St. Isaac Cathedral is not included in the regular tour. (no elevator)

A Recent Review of this tour

Two Canadians travelling in St. Petersburg who had a lovely day. She is very professional, knowledgeable and personable. We toured the city, took the Hermitage tour and learned about the 900 day Siege of Leningrad. Definitely recommended to take a full day tour as there is so much to see in this beautiful city.
Cathy Clay

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