Heart of Saint Petersburg with a private guide
During this tour you will see all memorial places in the city down town. You will see such a places as the Palace Square - the heart of the city where all the most important events take place, the Hermitage museum - the largest museum in our country and one of the best in the world, Alexander column - 500 tons monolith free standing on its pedestal, Nevskiy avenue - the main street in the city, the Admiralty - the shipyard founded by Peter the Great, monument to Peter - Bronze Horseman - commissioned by Catherine II - one of our city symbols, Saint Isaak Cathedral with its huge gilded dome, monument to Nicholas I - a unique monument, there are only 4 such a monuments in the world. Stroganov Palace and Saviour on the Spilled Blood Church where walls are covered with 7000 sq. meters of mosaic. You will not find anything like these in the world.
After the tour you'll know why they call St Petersburg - the Museum under the open sky!
Here is the list of sites that we typically visit during the tour, it of course can be tailored to your interests if you desire, just let me know of any changes you might want to make.
see all memorial places in the city down town:
the Hermitage museum and Alexander column
monument to Peter the Great - Bronze Horseman
Saint Isaak Cathedral
monument to Nicholas I
Saviour on the Spilled Blood Church.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: A meeting point is in front of the Hermitage Museum.
End location: The end of the tour is at Saviour on the Spilled Blood Church.
Duration: 3 hours
This is a walking tour through the downtown area of St. Petersburg.
The tour includes the guiding service and my story about the city and memorial places you'll see.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3000 rbls - Only in case you'll decide to purchase some souvenirs.
Any items or purchases of a personal nature are not included in the tour price.
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Olga provided a perfect welcome for our group of 10, adults and children, with a walking tour that highlighted the wonderful sites and great stories the city has to offer. Perfect first afternoon in St Petersburg.