Revolutionary St. Petersburg - A Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

78967


Categories

City, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Russian (fluent)

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.

Itinerary

The Museum of political history of Russia (2 hours)
Cruiser Aurora (an inside visit is optional)
Palace Square
Smolny Institute
Mars fileld
Finland Station

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: your hotel

End location: your hotel

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

we will use my car (Skoda Fabia) and do some walking

What’s Included

my services as a private guide and a driver, entrance fees

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 rubles - lunch, drinks

What’s Extra

lunch, drinks
entrance fee to the Cruiser Aurora (optional)

Private tour guide Kate

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