3 day shore excursion private tour of St-Petersburg


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Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

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

Maximum travelers: 6



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Hermitage museum, churches in the city, Peterhof, Catherine's palace, Yusupov's palace, Faberge, private tour of St-Petersburg

Saint-Petersburg is a special city in Russia. This is not 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. During two days we are planning to visit the largest museum in the country - the Hermitage museum, see the famous churches and cathedrals. In the suburbs we will visit the elegant former Imperial residences, where you will enjoy parks, fountains and you will see the famous Amber room. Feel yourself like locals tasting the traditional dishes. Trip along the canals will open the city from a new angle. Stories about Romanovs and famous people like G. Rasputin, K. Faberge, F. Dostoevsky ect are waiting for you. And actually it's a place where you can come back again many times.

Ballet, folk show can be added if you wish
The tour can be customized for you number of people.


1st day

8. 30 am Meeting By your ship
Sightseeing tour with insight visits of
the Peter and Paul fortress and the Cathedral
St. Isaac's Cathedral
Savior on the Blood Church
Nicholas Navy Cathedral (Synagogue)
the visit of the Hermitage Museum with Diamond treasure gallery

It's about 9 hours long

2nd day

9. 00 am Meeting By your ship
Subway ride - upon your wish
tour to Peterhof
to see the Lower Garden with fountains besides Upper Garden and Summer Palace
Tsar's Village to see the Catarine Palace with Amber room inside

about 9 hours long

3rd day

9 am meeting
Second part of the Sightseeing tour with visits of
Pharmacy of Pel
Local farmer's market
An open legal roof
Yusupov's palace
The boat trip along the rivers and canals
Faberge museum with audio guide

About 8 hours

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Suggested by Guide: Please provide me with the name of your ship and passport details of each member of your group: number, full name, DOB, citizenship. Thanks!

End Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

Duration: 3 days


By private car or 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 guide for you

Private car or minibus.

Visa service (it's also called tour ticket)

Museum tickets are ahead the line only

Estimated Local Cash Needed

800 Rubles - Lunch can be about 400-800 rubles pp

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch or coffee break are additional.

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

Extra evening program (ballet, folk show, restaurant) can be added if you wish.

A Recent Review of this tour

Irina was excellent. She has broad and deep knowledge of St. Petersburg's history and architecture. She shared it with us in a way that was both informative and entertaining. We couldn't have hoped for a better guide.
John Walsh

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Private tour guide Irina

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