Three Day Shore Excursion Private Tour for the Cruise Passengers


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Activity Level



Shore Excursion, Museums / Culture, First Time Visitor, City


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car and walk a little bit

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

The Highlights of the Northern Venice with a local private guide

Though 10% per cent of all the cultural heritage of Russia has been concentrated in St. Petersburg and it is still impossible to embrace everything within some days but if you have 3 days in the city let me make your time to work in the most efficient way. During the tour you will be visiting the magnificent sights, revealing the real kaleidoscope of different historical events which had taken place in the city and Russia as well, traditions and mode of life of locals and much more. . The ititnerary which had been tailored especially for the cuise passengers includes attending one of the best museums in the world (Hermitage museum), the greatest Cathedrals, the former winter and summer residences of Russian royalties like Catherine Palace with its splendid Amber room, Pavlovsk Palace reflecting the taste of Paul the Ist family (which differs from Catherine Palace but very amazing too), Peterhoff - the capital of fountains you would be definitely astouned of, the most sumptious metro stations and more. . .


Day 1

9AM Meeting with me at the port arrival area
10AM-1PM City highlight tour incl the full visits to Peter and Paul's Cathedral and Spilled Blood Cathedral
1PM-2PM Lunch (optional)
2PM-4PM The Hermitage Museum Tour
5PM Return back to the ship

Day 2

9AM-10AM Meeting at the port arrival area, transfer to Tzars' Village
10AM-12AM Catherine Palace and Park tour
12AM-1PM Lunch (optional)
1PM-3PM Pavlovsk Palace and Park tour
5PM Transfer back to the ship

Day 3

9AM-10AM Meeting at the port arrival area, transfer to Peterhoff, metro tour on the way (optional)
10. 30AM-12AM Peterhoff Park and one of the Palaces tour
12AM-1PM Transfer back to the city
1PM-2PM Lunch (optional)
2PM-4PM Yusupoff Palace tour
5PM Transfer back to the ship

Please be informed due to the days off at the museums the days may be swapped

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I would be meeting you at the port arrival area, just after passing through the passport control. I will be keeping the signboard with your name printed.

End location: Every day of the tour you would be dropped back to the ship terminal, just at the entrance to the ship

Duration: 3 days


A/C car or van

What’s Included

All the port fees, tour tickets (blanket visa documents used instead of Russian visa), passes for the vehicle to enter the port arrival area, the car or any other vehicle suitable for you for the most comfortable transportation, the admission tickets upon the ititnerary, 1 bottle of water per day per a person.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 Roubles - lunch, souvenirs, wash rooms

What’s Extra

Lunch, souvenirs, washrooms.

A Recent Review of this tour

Valeria is a delight. She made St. Petersburg come alive for us. She is so knowledgeable and energetic and we loved every moment of our 3 day tour.
Nancy K.

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