Saint-Petersburg: in best russian traditions

Tour Number

Activity Level

557912


Categories

Food and Wine, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Shopping

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Suitable for mature teenagers

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of a car

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Spanish (advanced), Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Museums light tour with degustation of russian Vodka


This tour is dedicated to the russian style and its famous features. At first we will drive to the Church on Spilt Blood - the only city church in russian style. You will enjoy the beauty of gilded domes, enamels and mosaic. Everything was done by russians in russian modern techniques, which make this church Unique in European city. Then we will have an excursion in the private museum of Carlo Faberge, where you will know about russian jeweler, his Easter eggs and other masterpieces. Besides national skilles it will be possible to "feel" russian taste. In the fashionable Eliseev's Shop there will be a great choise of russian caviar, chocolate and also brend of vodka "Beluga". This tour is also included the visit of Vodka Museum with tasting of traditional drink. So Russia is a generous soul!

Itinerary

This tour includesvisiting of the Church on Spilt Blood, the mueum of Carlo Faberge,
lunch in Eliseev's shop and museum of Russian Vodka (plus drink tasting). It will be a great experience to feel yourself Russian and to learn more about its well-known rich citizens like Eliseev or Faberge.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

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

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

Duration: 5 hours

on Wednesday the Church on Spilt Blood is close

Transportation

I use Kia Sportage (2011), very clean and air-conditioned/

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10000 roubles - lunch

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
I am not permitted to guide in the Russian language inside of historical monuments - only English and Spanish.

Private tour guide Irina

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