Economy City Tour in Slow Season St Petersburg

Cultural & Theme Tours in Russia
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Tour description

Discover winter St. Petersburg with a local guide, who will take you on his/her car around the city. You will see the most famous landmarks of St. Petersburg and have walks such famous panoramic venues as Palace Square, St. Isaac’s Square, Spit of Vassilievsky Island. Besides historic facts, you’ll learn about the local habits, traditions and patterns of conduct. Recommendations on the best places to eat and cozy local coffee-shops will be a bonus.

You'll meet your guide at the hotel lobby at 10 a.m. and start your drive through the city. The most famous sights are waiting for you! During your tour you will see such landmarks as Kazan Cathedral, Admiralty, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Mariinsky theatre, Yussupov Palace, St. Nicholas Church, Rostral Columns, Peter and Paul Fortress, Field of Mars, Church on the Blood, Aurora cruiser, tiny cabin of Peter the Great and gorgeous Winter Palace and many more.  You will drive along Nevsky Avenue to feel the fast pace of a busy city and have stops for pictures and short walks in such spots as St. Isaac's Cathedral, Water Square, Egyptian Sphinx embankment, Spit of Vassilievsky Island, Square of Fine Arts, Palace Square and some others. Such famous monuments as Bronze Horseman, Alexander Column or Catherine the Great will serve as orientation points. Wish-making places will add to the mysterious atmosphere of St. Petersburg.

What's included

  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks