Saint Petersburg Private Walking City Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

390896


Categories

City, Local Experience, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), English (fluent)

Explore the best of Saint Petersburg with your own Local Guide


What can be better to walk along the beautiful embankments of Saint Petersburg enjoying its historical glamorous facades and discovering the history of the city that has been the metropolis of Russian Empire over 200 years? Within 2. 5 hours you will see main highlights of the city and enjoy a lovely hassle-free walk.

We will start our tour from the Palace Square - the main square of St Petersburg will know what happened to Winter Palace in 1917, stop by grandiose Saint Isaac's Cathedral - the fourth largest domed cathedral in the world, passing by house of famous jeweller Faberge and 18th-century Stroganov's palace where Beef Stroganoff recipe was born :), visiting active Orthodox Kazan Cathedral with its miracle-working icon, Art Square, Gostiniy Dvor and Eliseevs shop in exquisite art nouveau style.

Looking forward to sharing the beauty of Saint Petersburg and its history with you.

Itinerary

10:00 - meeting at Palace Square (next to Alexander column)
10:00 -10:35 - St Isaacs Square , Bolshaya Morskaya, Stroganoff palace
11:00 - 11:20 Kazan cathedral (inside visit) Singer building
11:30 - Saviour on Spilled blood
11:50 - Arts Square (Russian Museum, monument of Pushkin, Michailovsky theatre, Anna Pavlova)
12:15 -12:30 Malaya Sadovaja street, Alexandriysky theatre, Eliseevs shop (inside visit)

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at hotel or Palace Square next to Alexander column.

End location: Eliseev shop on Nevsky prospect.

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

This is a walking tour.

What’s Included

Other: Walking tour includes English speaking guide service for 2,5 hours.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

250 RUB - If you'd like to stop for a coffee, or any other snacks.

What’s Extra

Other: - Snacks or drinks
- Any personal purchases or expenses

Restrictions

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).

Private tour guide Olesya

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