One Full Day Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

295619


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to go up stairs to the colonnade.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

All the best of Saint-Petersburg in one day


During one full day you will visit all famous and the most beautiful places in Saint-Petersburg. We will start with a city tour and I'll show you best placces to take great pictures.
We will visit with you the place our city started from - Peter and Paul Fortress and a cathedral inside the fortress - a burial place of all Russian tzars starting from Peter the Great.
We will visit the most famous cathedrals not only in St Petersburg but in Russia - St Isaak Cathedral and Savior on the Spilled Blood Church - a unique place where all walls inside are covered with 7000 sq. meters of mosaics. If the weather will allow us, we can go up to a colonnade of St Isaak Cathedral, over 40 meters above the city!
After lunch we will visit our State Hermitage museum. Its not only the Winter Palace - the official residence of Romanov family, but also incredible art gallery which can be compared only with the Louvre. I'll pre-book tickets not to waste time in long lines.
That day will be one of the best days of your tour.

Itinerary

10am start from a port or a hotel. City tour with several stops to take pictures, visits to Peter and Paul fortress, Cathedral, Saver on the Spilled Blood Church, Saint Isaak Cathedral and it's colonnade.
app. 2:30pm - lunch
3:30 - the Hermitage
6:30 back to the port or to the hotel.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you in a port with a sign with your name.

End location: I will bring you back to the port or to your hotel.

Duration: 8 hours 30 min.

Transportation

There will be a modern car with a/c for your service for the full tour.

What’s Included

port fees and visa support, tickets to all museums we will visit, car and guiding services.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 rbls - In case you'd like to purchase some souvenirs.

What’s Extra

A cost of lunch is not included.
You'll need a camera and comfortable shoes to be able to walk in the fortress and go up stairs to the colonnade.

Restrictions

No restrictions

A Recent Review of this tour

Olga was a great host along side her driver Alexander. Olga was extremely knowledgeable and her great English allow us to understand everything. She was very flexible when we asked her to make some changes and never seemed to be thrown when that occurred. I would highly recommend Olga to anyone who wants a knowledgeable tour guide that is friendly and nice to spend one or two days with as I and my wife and four other friends did. I would rate her ten if I could.
Lois Jacowsky

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