Highlights of Saint Petersburg

Tour Number

Activity Level



City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Private Driving City Tour

I will be glad and proud to show you highlights of St Petersburg!
During your private driving city tour, you will enjoy numerous fantastic photo stops, will know the history of this incredible city, many interesting facts and take beautiful pictures. The city that had been the metropolis of Russian Empire for over 200 years and still impresses you with its palaces and bridges. The city that survived the Revolution 1917 and the Siege in WW2, the city where Dostoevsky wrote his immortal novels and Chaikovsky was inspired, the motherland of avant-garde art.
Saint Petersburg presents the Golden age of Russian history - let's discover it together!


10:00 meeting at hotel
10:00 -13:00 driving city tour Nevsky prospect - Basil's Island (photo stop) - Peter and Paul Fortress - Peter's Cabin - Aurora cruiser - Big Brother's House - The Arts Square - Russian Museum - Smolny Cathedral and Institute - Kazan Cathedral (inside visit) - Spilled Blood Church (photo stop) - St. Isaac's Cathedral (photo stop) - Mariinsky Theatre - Yusupov Palace - St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral - Palace Square (photo stop).
13:00 back to hotel or any place upon request.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel or cruise port.

Note: This tour does not include visa free tickets, so you will need to have your own visa to enter the city.

End location: Your hotel or cruise port.

Duration: 3 hours


A/C comfortable minivan with driver.

What’s Included

3 hours English-speaking guide service, car/minivan service, free bottled water, FREE wifi.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

300 RUB - entry fees

What’s Extra

Optional: 300RUB per person/ museum fee to Saviour on Spilled Blood Church.

Note: This tour does not include visa free tickets, so you will need to have your own visa to enter the city.


I will not drive myself but hire a driver or van (or accompany you in your vehicle) on the tours that requires driving. (Both for insurance reasons and because I like to focus on the guiding).

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