The first acquaintance with Saint Petersburg and Russia

Tour Number

Activity Level

561628


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. The tour is suitable for children but you cannot use pushchairs and prams inside the museums

Friendly: Yes.
The tour is suitable for people with disabilities although you have to be prepared for the fact that it will take longer to see some places. I can arrange a vehicle for those people who cannot get in and out of the car without a wheelchair. Please let me know in advance about your limitations and I will try my best to arrange transportation for you.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

City tour, the State Hermitage Museum and Grand Model of Russia


During the tour you will get the first impressions of Saint Petersburg, see the historical center, the second largest museum in the world and have fun in the modern hands-on detailed model of Russia.
This is an ideal start of the first acquaintance with Saint Petersburg. You can combine the city tour and visits to absolutely different museums, the State Hermitage with its magnificent collection and a private museum which presents everyday life of Russia from the west to the Far East with amazing wit and realism.

Itinerary

- Meeting at the hotel
- City tour (approximately 2 hours, includes at least 3 photo stops). In the course of the tour you will see the main sights of Saint-Petersburg: the spit of Basil Island, Peter and Paul Fortress, the Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood, Saint Isaac's Cathedral.
- Coffee break (optional)
- The State Hermitage Museum tour (approximately 2. 5 hours)
- Grand Model of Russia (2 hours including the transfer). ) This is a unique model of the country which reflects life and scenery in all parts of Russia. A team of artists and designers keeps adding new modules on the regular basis so the museum is an ongoing project which is extremely popular with kids and adults.
- Returning to the hotel

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

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.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Bottled water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

3000 Russian Rubles - meals and souvenirs. It is absolutely up to you whether you will buy any souvenirs or food though.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

None

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    561628


    Categories

    City, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. The tour is suitable for children but you cannot use pushchairs and prams inside the museums

    Friendly: Yes.
    The tour is suitable for people with disabilities although you have to be prepared for the fact that it will take longer to see some places. I can arrange a vehicle for those people who cannot get in and out of the car without a wheelchair. Please let me know in advance about your limitations and I will try my best to arrange transportation for you.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

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