Taste Russia!

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Activity Level



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


Kid Friendly: Yes. we would be able to substitute some sights for more moderate and interesting for your children (Soviet Arcade Museum for palying games for example)

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Gastronomic and Sightseeing Walking Tour

Feel St. Petersburg by tasting, smelling, watching accompanied by my thrilling comments! We will be starting with doughnuts cooked preсisely in complianse with the recipe of Soviet time and served in the same manner. Time to speak about Soviet epoch! Then passing through the Palace Square, Palace Bridge, Split of Vassilievsky Island we will be visiting Peter and Paul Fortress. Some more walking and we will be getting Spilled Blood Cathedral. Time to find some energy! One of the most traditional dish of Russian cuisine is at your disposal. Pancakes with the great variety of stuff - salmon, ham, cheese, apple, cowberry. . Now welcome to the 2nd deepest subway station in the world! One stop and we are in the Hey Market for the experience of local life. Way back and we will be proceeding with St. Isaak Cathedral. Then brief tour and tasting Russian Vodka in Vodka Room #1 Restaurant with one of the best Russian cuisine in the city. What a challenging but an exciting day!


10. 00AM - Meeting at the lobby of the hotel or any other point in the city center
10. 00AM-12. 00AM - Visiting Pyshechnaya Cafe, Peter and Paul Cathedral, Spilled Blood Cathedral
12. 00AM-1. 00PM - Teremok Restaurant
1. 00PM-2. 30PM - Subway trip, Hey Market tour (can be substituted with strolling on Nevsky Prospect and restaurant of Georgian cuisine)
2. 30PM-4. 00PM - St. Isaak Cathedral. Vodka Room #1 Restaurant

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: the hotel lobby or any point in the city center (to be agreed)

End location: you would be able to stay at Vodka Room #1 for a dinner. I can accompany you walking back to your hotel

Duration: 7 hours


walking and subway

What’s Included

Admission tickets to the Cathedrals upon the itinerary, tour to the Vodka Museum with the tasting (3 kinds of vodka accompanied by appropriate snacks)

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2500 Rubles - food at the restaurants and market

What’s Extra

Meals at the restaurants and food at the market

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Message Valeria F.

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