1-day tour of Saint Petersburg + a suburban residence
You will see some breathtaking parts of the Russian Venice of the North both the historical center and one suburban residence; you will have a chance to look at the unique Russian cultural capital, the Hermitage collection, try local cuisine and feel the atmosphere of the place.
It will be an ideal option for those who come to our city by cruise ships since I will be able to arrange the tour tickets/blanket visa, transfer from the passenger port and back to your terminal. I can adjust the itinerary if you are travelling with kids.
The itinerary presented below can be altered depending on the departure time of your cruise ship. If there is more time available, I can arrange a customized itinerary for you after we discuss everything by correspondence.
The tour is about 9 hours
•Meeting at the port
•City tour (seeing the main sight of Saint-Petersburg includes the inside tour of Peter and Paul Fortress, the Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood, Saint Isaac's Cathedral, the Spit of Basil Island, the Academy of Fine Arts)
•Transfer to Peterhof or Pushkin (depending on your preference or working schedule of the museums) In Peterhof you can enjoy the stroll around the park, seeing fountains, cascades, pavilions, trick fountains while in Pushkin you can see the magnificent Catherine Palace with its famous Amber Room and have a stroll in the Catherine Park. If you are interested in seeing any other suburban residence, this is also possible upon your request.
• Saint Petersburg underground
•The Hermitage Museum tour
•Returning to the port
I can customize the tour, please inquire for a quote.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port
Duration: 9 hours
The duration might be slightly altered because of the weather condition and it takes longer to see places
You will be taken around in a modern comfortable air-conditioned sedan or van with a professional driver depending on the number of tourists. All vans are equipped with a microphone, so you will hear the guide well while driving.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
5000 Russian Rubles - Meals and souvenirs. I always discuss what kind of restaurant you would like to be taken to and it is absolutely up to you whether you would like to buy any souvenirs or not.
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks