This tour takes You all around the historic centre of St Petersburg, and You follow the whole époque of the Russian Empire. You learn the story of the Romanoffs, get into the palace intrigues and see the birthplace of all Russian revolutions. The tour also includes some inside visits to the city museums, which gives You the better feeling and understanding of the unique atmosphere of St Petersburg.
You will be picked up in Your hotel by the guide and drive around the city centre. You will hear the story of the Northern Russian Capital from the very beginning and make stops on the way to take a photo of the most beautiful places. Then You go to the territory of the Peter and Paul’s Fortress and see the very start of St Petersburg, as well as Peter and Paul’s Cathedral – the burial place of all the Russian emperors. You will continue with the visits to the main and the most impressive churches in the city – St Isaak’s Cathedral and Savior on Spilled Blood. The first, being one of the biggest cathedrals in Europe, is a monumental structure, fascinating You with its splendid interiors and grand facades. The second is the unique museum of mosaics, as well as the place surrounded by the most fantastic stories. After the tour You may ask to bring You back to the hotel or drop You off in the city centre, so that You can go on exploring on Your own.
You will get acquainted with:
• Peter and Paul’s Fortress – the very beginning of St Petersburg
• Monumental structure of St Isaak’s Cathedral
• Stone flower of Savior on Spilled Blood Church
• Lots of other wonders!
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Meeting right at the hotel lobby
Professional full-licensed guide service for the day
Modern transportation with AC
Entrance fees to the listed museums
Water support for the tour
The Northern Capital of Russia is really worth to look at. The history is all around the centre, the architecture is stunning, the parks are fresh and green and the innumerous rivers and canals give the city the unique spirit. The complete city tour gives You the good taste of St Petersburg and a chance to see the panoramic picture of it.
Num max people tour : 15
Duration: 4 hours
Tour Categories: Culture, Architecture, Museums and art,