Rasputin and Mysterious Saint-Petersburg - Private tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

387045


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Other

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers

Friendly: Yes.
You have to be able to walk unaided.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Finnish (advanced), Russian (fluent)

Follow the spirit of Rasputin into his apartment and death place in this mystic, scary tour


Are you brave or are you afraid of the dark? Can you imagine how mystic the city is and how many secrets it keeps? In this tour I will try to reveal some of them for you.

The main figure in our tour is Grigory Rasputin, one of the most uncertain and mystic figures in Russian history. We will firstly see his apartment and feel his spirit. Then, we will visit an exposition the "Mysteries of Saint-Petersburg" show to feel the scares and hopes of the people of that times. There you will become part of an action, a novel or even a murder. . .

After that we will continue our tour to Jusupov Palace. The beautiful interiors of the first and second floors will calm you down a bit until you reach Rasputin's death place. Yes, he was attacked in that very beautiful palace!

Rasputin was a real ladies' man, his strong energy making any woman fall in love with him, even someone else's wife.

The logical conclusion of our day will be the popular entertainment of the past- either a Cabaret show or a theater play.

Itinerary

!NOTE! The itinerary is estimate. In case any museum is fully booked or closed (that is not usual to happen) it will be replaced by another (very interesting) one. If you want to add or discard something in the tour please feel free to message me, I'll make a custom tour for you.
12:00-Meeting at the point we agree, starting the tour.
12:30-13:30-Enjoying the most mystical apartment in Saint-Petersburg - the Rasputin apartment. Tour continues.
14:00-15:00- Spending time in the "Mysteries of Saint-Petersburg" show. Myths or even scary poetic and romantic plots by the most favourite writers and composers (Pushkin, Chaikovsky, Gogol), books come alive and you are in the center of the events.
15:00-15:30- Coffee break.
16:00-18:00- Enjoying time in the Jusupov's palace, old time interiors, Rasputin murder and death exposition.
18:00-19:00- Time for the restaurant, eating, drinking, relaxing.
19:00-19:30-22:00 Leaving to the theater, theater show.
22:00-22:30 Going back to the place of meeting.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Any point that is comfortable for you. Just suggest!

End location: I will bring you back to the point that is comfortable for you.

Duration: 10 hours

Start and end times can be affected by the gaps between excursions and a start time of an evening show.

Transportation

Public transportation, taxi cab, walking.

What’s Included

-My services as your private tour guide.
-Transportation in a modern, air conditioned taxi vehicle and metro public transportation for the duration of the tour. Saint-Petersburgs metro is highly recommended to see.
-Admissions fee to the museums and attractions.
-Theater tickets/Cabaret show tickets/Mime show tickets/ Musical show tickets, depends on the availability and your preferences.
-A bottle of water per person.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 RUR - Should you wish to buy food or drinks or have a lunch at the restaurant. Optional audio guide at the museum.

What’s Extra

-Food and drinks
-Inside the museum excursion or audio guide.

Restrictions

I am not a driver guide but I can make transportation arrangements.
I cannot guide inside museums at the moment.

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Diana R.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/PrivateRasputinMysteriousStPetersburgTour

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