We suggest the most popular sights for You to visit on this tour. However, You are always welcome with Your own ideas! This tour is private, so we will be delighted to create the program according to Your wishes and interests. Your decision is our priority, so we will make any changes for You to feel that the tour is designed specially to meet Your own needs.
You will be met at the port by Your own private guide, speaking Your language. You will also be provided with a modern air-conditioned vehicle for the whole tour. You start with a driving city tour, which gives You an overview of St Petersburg and also a chance to get some pictures of the great views of the city. Then You drive to Tsarskoye Selo – one of the suburbs of St Petersburg, to visit the grand and marvelous Catherine’s Palace. You also get to see the world famous Amber Room, literally resurrected not too long ago. Then You proceed to another residence, best known as “Russian Versailles” – Peterhoff. The name of the place can be translated as “Peter’s yard”, however, this is an enormous park full of amazing fountains and cascades. After the park tour You take the hydrofoil back to St Petersburg, which brings You straight to the Hermitage in just 30 minutes. So Your next stop will be the Hermitage, one of the largest and richest art collections in the world. You will finish the day with the visit to Savior on Spilled Blood – the breathtakingly beautiful church full of bright and colorful mosaics. What is also important, You will be brought back to Your ship at least one hour before departure, so that You do not have to rush through the customs.
On this tour You will have a chance to see:
• One of the most brilliant imperial residences – Peterhoff
• The opulent Catherine’s Palace with the marvel of the Amber Room
• The Hermitage – one of the most famous fine arts museums
• Savior on Spilled Blood – the unique memorial church
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Meeting right next to the ship (all port fees)
Professional full-licensed guide service or 2 days
Modern transportation with AC
Entrance fees to the listed museums
Photo permits (except the Yusupov Palace, camera pass is 5USD pp, video pass is 12USD pp)
Water support for the tour
If You are visiting such a large city as St Petersburg and have only one day for exploration, You understand that good planning is very important. That is why we offer You a private tour with the best selection of sights visited and the most reasonable value for Your time. You will see all the most important highlights and have a good taste of the Northern Capital of Russia.
Num max people tour : 2
Duration: 1 hours
Tour Categories: Culture, Architecture, Museums and art,