Tour Number

Activity Level

588063


Categories

Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I will be happy to adjust the tour depending on your kids' interests. I can add some quizes and activities for free.

Friendly: Yes.
The tour is suitable for people with disabilities although you have to be prepared for the fact that it will take much 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)

3-day tour of Saint Petersburg and suburbs


This three-day tour will let you feel what life in modern metropolis is like now and what it was like in the past. You will see the historical center and the imperial suburban residences; you will have a chance to look at the unique underground stations, the Hermitage collections, cathedrals, museums, you can do some shopping and listen to the chamber concert of the balalaika virtuoso Sergey Vaselmanov and his group. Seize the opportunity to get acquainted with Russian folk music performed by the laureates of international competitions in Vienna and Milan. After the 1. 5-hour concert you can talk to the musicians, learn more about the unique Russian instruments and ask them to play as an encore. And of course you can make some exclusive pictures and videos that will remind you of this exhilarating experience.

Itinerary

Day 1 (approximately 9 hours)
•Meeting at the port
•City tour
•The Peter and Paul Fortress & Cathedral
•The Hermitage Museum tour
•Lunch (optional)
•The inside guided tour of the Church on Spilled Blood and Saint Isaac's Cathedral
•The Faberge Museum
•Returning to the port
Day 2 (approximately 9 hours)
•Meeting at the port
•Transfer to Peterhof, stroll around the park, seeing fountains, cascades, pavilions, trick fountains
•Transfer to Pushkin (Tsarskoye Selo), tour of Catherine Palace (includes the world famous Amber Room) and Catherine Park
•Shopping/Lunch (optional
•Tour of Saint Petersburg underground, seeing some of the deepest stations in the world
•Returning to the port
Day 3 (approximately 6 hours)
•Meeting at the port
•Boat ride along rivers & canals
•The Museum of Political History of Russia
•Balalaika concert/lunch
•Yusupov Palace
•Returning to the port
The order of the places we visit and the events may vary depending on the museum hours, weather condition and other factors.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port

Duration: 3 days

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
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Admission Tickets

Other: tour tickets for cruise ship passengers

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10000 Russian Rubles - meals and souvenirs.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

None

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    588063


    Categories

    Youth and Family, Shore Excursion, First Time Visitor

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. I will be happy to adjust the tour depending on your kids' interests. I can add some quizes and activities for free.

    Friendly: Yes.
    The tour is suitable for people with disabilities although you have to be prepared for the fact that it will take much 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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