St Petersburg, Peterhof, Catherine Palace: 2-Day Private Tour

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Russia

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Get as many impressions from your trip to St Petersburg as it has to offer just in two days during this private tour. On the first day, you will see the Hermitage Museum, the churches of the city and take a boat cruise along the picturesque canals. On the second day, head tour of the city to discover summer residencies of the Russian Tsars. Walk in the impressive Lower Park of Peterhof, famous for its fountains, take your time for picture taking and breathing fresh air from the Gulf of Finland. Later, visit Tsaskoye Selo and explore Catherine's Palace, including the unique Amber Room.  This private 2-day tour with a professional guide is perfect for a first time visit!
Meet your licensed local guide at the hotel lobby and start exploring St Petersburg in an a/c private car/minivan. Here is a sample program of the sightseeing, that will be adjusted to the days of the week:Day 1 (8 hours): • meeting your private guide at the hotel lobby in the morning • panoramic city tour of St Petersburg by car/minibus • walk on the territory of St Peter & Paul Fortress • inside visit to The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and St Isaac’s Cathedral • lunch break (not included) • tour to The Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace, the buildings of the Small and Great (Old) Hermitage, the New Hermitage • Sightseeing canal cruise (1 hour) • returning to the hotel Day 2 (7 hours): • meeting your private guide at the hotel lobby in the morning • driving to Peterhof, short metro station tour • tour of the Peterhof Park and Fountains • driving to the Tsar’s Village (Pushkin) • lunch break (not included) • tour to Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room • drop off at the hotel/other central location Please note, that boat tour is not available from mid October to mid April. The activity will be substituted with a tour of St Peter & Paul Cathedral, the burial place of the Romanov Family. The fountains of Peterhof are operating from mid April to mid October.

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All admission fees per program SKIP-THE-LINE
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts, ponchos in case of rain
  • Bottled water and juice

What’s not included

  • Meals