A city tour with a focus on the October Revolution 1917
Find out why St Petersburg is nicknamed "The cradle of three revolutions"!
This car tour is for those who want not only to see the sights but would like to know more about the reasons and the course of the 1917 October Revoulution - an event which changed not only the Russian history but also affected the whole world.
During this tour you will visit the Museum of Political History, which has an exhibition on the 1917 revolution and a Lenin's study and the panzer ship Aurora, which came down to Russain history as a symbol of the Revolution.
We will also have a stop at the Winter Palace since its storm by the bolsheviks marked the beginning of the revolution, at the Finland Station, the Smolny Institute and at the Mars Field - the sites which are closely related to the events of 1917.
The Museum of political history of Russia (2 hours)
Cruiser Aurora (an inside visit is optional)
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: your hotel
End location: your hotel
Duration: 8 hours
we will use my car (Skoda Fabia) and do some walking
my services as a private guide and a driver, entrance fees
Estimated Local Cash Needed
1000 rubles - lunch, drinks
entrance fee to the Cruiser Aurora (optional)