One-day Private Shore Excursion with Faberge Museum

Shore Excursions in Russia
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Tour description

Take this private visa-free shore excursion to see the most important sights of St Petersburg just in one day. Enjoy panoramic views during an introductory city tour on a private a/c car or minivan with multiple stops to take pictures. Experience the Venice of the North during a canal cruise and discover the treasures of the Hermitage Museum during a brief 2,5-hour tour. Marvel a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood in picturesque Russian style. The gem of the tour is visiting the Faberge Museum and seeing the unique collection of Faberge Eggs.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictAfter meeting with the guide in the port terminal, you will start discovering St Petersburg with a sightseeing city tour. Being the former Russian capital, the historic center is called an open-air museum for the number of impressive facades, churches, and cathedrals. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Faberge Museum, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictYou will have an audio guided tour of The Faberge Museum, which displays a fabulous collection, including the largest collection of Faberge eggs to be found anywhere in the world. The Faberge eggs are the extraordinary standard of the jewelry art. Duration: 45 minutesStop At: The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictThe next activity is an excursion to the Hermitage Museum, a symbol of St Petersburg and a unique museum by the quantity and diversity of the presented art objects.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictAfter a break for lunch (traditional 3-course Russian meal), you will have an excursion to the Church of our Savior on the Spilled Blood, representing Russian architectural style. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictGet on board of a touristic boat and see the famous bridges from the water, compare their balustrades and admire the gold of church cupolas drifting by as well as many architectural landmarks that line the banks of the Neva River and the canals. Once finished, you will return to the cruise ship.Duration: 1 hour

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Visa-free arrangements (please, provide the passport data at booking)
  • Bottled water and juice
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts
  • All admission fees as per program
  • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Lunch