Hidden Treasure of Catherine Palace Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

574911


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 5

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Let's reveal a secret of the amazing Amber room


If you'd like to visit Pushkin, one of the most beautiful suburbs of Saint-Petersburg, carefully keeping some mysterious tales about the Russian Royal family, admire the splendor of Catherine Palace and be deeply impressed with the amazing Amber room, you should definitely take this tour!

To tell the truth, Catherine Palace is a gorgeous, exciting place, having an impressive interior design with an enormous number of art objects. The main gem in the crown of the palace is the Amber room, a diplomatic gift of one of the European rulers to Peter the Great, founder of the place.

Itinerary

There are a lot of places to visit. For example, we will see the Catherine palace consisting of a huge amount of rooms such as: The Great Hall, The Antechambers, The White State Dining Room, The Amber Room etc. The tour includes the Catherine Park, demonstrating excellent examples of marble sculpture and marvelous pavilions. The tour can be also changed if you have any special request to see something extra.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 5 hours

There are some variables could affect the tour such as: weather ( it can be raining all the day), traffic ( some traffic jams), public holidays ( some places to visit could be closed).

Transportation

If there are 2-3 passengers, it'll be a comfortable car ( a private vehicle), usually Mercedes e class, modern, clean, air-conditioned. If there are 4-10 passengers it can be a van/minibus having the same above mentioned options. In any case, it's possible to discuss a kind of a private vehicle by request at an additional/ variable cost.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

6500 Russian Rubles - There is a suggestion to have some cash for the tour. Local currency is а Russian ruble. 6500 Russian Rubles are about 100 US dollars.
You need to have estimated currency ( 6500 Russian Rubles) including such expenses as:
Food, Drinks, Snacks
Souvenirs
Public Transportation Tickets
P.S. In most cases your credit card can be also accepted.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

Private tour guide Elizaveta

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