Classic City Tour of St Petersburg with Private Guide

Cultural & Theme Tours in Russia
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Tour description

This private introductory tour is great for general orientation in St Petersburg. Your private guide and driver will take you to the most picturesque spots to take some panoramic pictures and explain the history of the city and its construction. Option with cathedrals allows visiting the most famous temples of St Petersburg - St Isaac's Cathedral, the Church on the Spilled Blood and functioning Kazan Cathedral.

City Tour Meet the guide in the hotel lobby and take your seat in a private car/minivan. The route of the tour is specially built to cover the highlights of the city center, such as  Nevsky Prospect,  Square of Arts,  St Peter and Paul Fortress,  The Spit of Basil Island,  The Smolny Cathedral, and many others. On your way, you are going to see churches, cathedrals, squares, and architectural ensembles, cross the famous bridges along the Neva River and drive along the embankments of the rivers and canals. You will notice that the main avenues and embankments of St Petersburg are full of palaces in different styles. The main ones are the Winter Palace, the Marble, Stroganov, Menshikov, Anichkov, Sheremetievsky palaces and Mikhailovsky (Engineers) Castle.  City Tour + Cathedrals During  multiple photo-stops, you will get a better view of the sights and take a guided tour of the impressive  St Isaac’s Cathedral, the functioning  Kazan Cathedral and the outstanding  Savior on the Spilled Blood. Enjoy an excellent first-time experience during this privately guided excursion and do not miss the chance to discover the magnificent interiors of the most famous cathedrals of St Petersburg.

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts, ponchos in case of rain
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance fees (for the option with cathedrals)

What's not included

  • Meals