Day Trips & Excursions in Russia

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You are short of time, just have a day or two, not more. How to get acquainted with the 300 year history of the Russian Empire's capital, to see the main items of its architecture, art treasures and history places?See the sights of St Petersburg on a city tour with a private guide who would not let you miss the top historical places and attractions in this wonderful city. Learn about three centuries of history as you travel through the city by private car to visit palaces, cathedrals, squares and more, including the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, the Hermitage, St.Isaac's Cathedral and the Fortress of Saints Peter and Paul.Our gift-visit is the Kazan cathedral which houses the main shrine of the miraculous icon of Our Lady of Kazan.
The journey starts from your hotel, where you will meet your guide and driver. In this tour you will get acquainted with the city as a whole, learn about its role and place in the history of Russia. Special attention will be paid to such important monuments and museums as the Saints Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral, Cathedral of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Isaac's and Kazan Cathedrals. Be sure to visit the main museum of the country - Hermitage. This intense program will not tire you, thanks to the comfortable car and knowledgeable  guide. Our gift visit is the Kazan cathedral, which houses the main shrine of the miraculous icon of Our Lady of Kazan. In the middle of the day you will have a good lunch (included), which restore your energy.

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Hotel pick up
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel drop-off