Shore Excusions -3 Days .Private St.Petersburg Tour


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Activity Level



City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Visa Free Shore Excusions

The program includes all main sights of St. Petersburg. It is full but not overloaded.

Three days give you a chance not to rush and also to add some things that match your personal interests.
You'll do a sightseeing tour, visit Peterhof, Pushkin (Catherine Palace with Amber Room), Peter and Paul Fortress, Savior on the Blood Church, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Hermitage - all the things that you always find in guide books. The tour includes a visit to a beautiful Shuvalov Palace - Faberge Museum famous for the collection of Imperial Easter eggs and many other objects by Faberge and his contemporaries. Or can be changed for a tour in the Russian Museum.

The sights can be rearranged as museums have days off on different days.

Extra evening program (ballet, folk show, restaurant) can be added if you wish.

Any tour can be customized for you! Contact me with any ideas about your trip to St. Petersburg. I'll be happy to send you other variant for cruise ship passengers or to make a tailor tour just for you.


Day 1
8:00-9:00 meeting by the ship
City tour with a metro trip
St Isaac's Cathedral
Yusupov Palace, where Rasputin was killed
Boat trip along rivers and canals of the city
The Hermitage
Return to the ship by 18:00 or evening program (optional)

Day 2
9:30 Meeting by the ship
Travel to Peterhof by hydrofoil
Stroll in the Fountain Park
Excursion in one of the small palaces
Way to Tsars Village
Tour of the Catherine Palace with the Amber Room
Return to the ship by 18:00 or evening program (optional)

Day 3
9. 00 Meeting by the ship
Peter and Paul fortress
Excursion in Savior on the Spilt Blood Church
Faberge Museum (or Russian Museum upon request)
Return to the ship by 16:00

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: By your ship. I'll be holding a plaque with your name

End location: By your ship

Duration: 3 days


comfortable AC car or mini van with a driver

What’s Included

Other: Port fees for visa free entry
Guide services
Transportation/driver services
Entrance fees to the museums
boat trip ticket

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 rubles - You can actually use credit cards in most places, but it's good to have some cash for street coffee, souvenirs. The Hermitage cafe doesn't accept cards or foreign money

What’s Extra

Other: lunches

Please,let me know in advance if you'd like to add:

Grand Palace in Peterhof
evening program


I am not permitted to guide in the Russian language in the museums - only English.
In Russian can be only city tours.

A Recent Review of this tour

Irina was a terrific guide for our family including grandma and teenagers - She is extremely knowledgeable and interesting, flexible and friendly. Irina created a fantastic itinerary for us and adapted it to our interests. Logistics were perfect. I highly highly highly recommend her.
Julie W.

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