Information from Viator
Enjoy your stay in Russia and immerse in local culture and history. Both days you will be accompanied by a professional and friendly guide, discovering the city by a private car/minivan. See the most famous attractions of St Petersburg and learn about its everyday life. You will visit the Vodka Museum where you will learn about this traditional drink and also try 3 different kinds of vodka with typical snacks. After the excursion, take a sightseeing boat cruise to see the amazing water views and relax being carried away by gentle waves and guide's commentary. It's a perfect mix of sightseeing and entertainment.
During these 2 days your private guide will share his great knowledge of Russian history, culture, architecture and lifestyle. The driver will drop you off at the door of any museum and pick you up right after to ensure that you don't walk any extra and save your energy for all the tour and some evening activities. All the tickets reserved for the program are special admissions that will save your time instead of staying in lines. Here is an approximate itinerary of the tour:Day 1 (8 hours) 10:00-10:30 am - meeting, city tour 10:30-11:00 am - visiting the Church on the Spilled Blood 11:10-1:30 am - tour of the Hermitage Museum 1:45-2:30 pm - excursion of the Vodka Museum + tasting + time for shopping (if required) 2:40-3:40 pm - time for lunch (not included) 4:00-5:00 pm - a sightseeing boat cruise on the rivers and canals of ST Petersburg 5:15-5:45 pm - visiting St Isaac's Cathedral 6 pm - return to the hotel Day 2 (7 hours) 10:00 am - meeting in the hotel, transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin) 11:00-1:00 pm - visiting Catherine's Palace (including the Amber Room) and the Park 1:00-1:45 pm - time for lunch (not included) 1:45-2:30 pm - transfer to Peterhof 2:30-4:00 pm - tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof, the capital of fountains 4:00-5:00 pm - return to the hotel The order of the sightseeing can be changed according to the days of the week, museum hours and traffic.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Vodka tasting + snacks
- Professional & friendly guide speaking your language of choice
- Hotel pickup and drop-off every day
- Transportation by air-conditioned car/minivan
- Welcome gifts, ponchos in case of rain
- Bottled water and juice
- Bottled water
- Alcoholic Beverages
What's not included