Tour of two summer residences of Russian Tzars in St Petersburg

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Tour Number

Activity Level

99450


Categories

City, Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. I need only to know the age of kids - to provide you car seats.

Friendly: Yes.
In some places there is no elevated, so you have to climb at least 2d floor.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

Pushkin and Peterhof (or Pavlovsk - up to your choice) in one private tour


The tour will take you 7 hours that we'll spend in the country side.
Tzarskoe Selo and Peterhof (or Pavlovsk) - 2 absolutely different residences of Russian Tzars. Tzarskoe selo (or as it is called also Pushkin) is first of all splendid, bright, gilded barocco palace that was created to amaze, and it is still amazing with its unique Amber room and peaceful garden around. Here we visit both palace and garden.

Peterhof is famous with its kingdom of powerful fountains. It is another wonder of the world because fountains here are based on gravity only. We explore here only garden.

Second residence for your choice is classic Pavlovsk - sophisticated and cosy residence and huge garden at the same time. In Pavlovsk we will go inside of the palace and a little bit around of the garden.

I am looking forward to meeting you!

Itinerary

10:00 meeting at the hotel
10:00-11:00 drive to the Tzars village
11:00-13:00 visit of the Catherine palace and park
13:00-13:30 lunch
13:30-14:30 drive to Peterhof (or Pavlovsk)
14:30-16:30 visit to the Park of Peterhof (or the Pavlovsk Palace and park)
16:30-17:30 drive back to St. Petersburg

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: I will meet you at the lobby of the hotel or any place you need.

End location: We will finish in your hotel or up to your idea.

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

Ac Car/Minivan/Minibus

What’s Included

- Your personal tour guide's service
- transport service (AC vehicle)
- admission to Catherine's Palace, Pavlovsk Palace OR Park of Peterhof. If you want to add Palace in Peterhof it will cost 15$ per person more.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1500 RUB - A good lunch in the traditional Russian restaurant.

What’s Extra

You are responsible for any purchases of a personal nature

A Recent Review of this tour

We found Polina to be an excellent guide and have no complaints. She was willing to accommodate our desires and create a flexible itinerary that worked well for our group. She was knowledgeable about everything we visited during our tour. Highly recommend!
Jeremy Ferre

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