Two Day Family-Friendly Private Shore Excursion

Shore Excursions in Russia

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If you want to have a great time in St. Petersburg together with your children this two-day tour is what you need. It allows you to have a relaxed pace and see the main highlights of St. Petersburg including the Lower garden of Peterhof, the Hermitage, Church on the Spilled Blood etc. Besides, you will have a stroll on New Holland island where you will find lots of children activities and also see the Grand Maket museum showing a small model of Russia
DAY 1 8:00 am Meeting at the ship. Introduction tour with photo stops in the most beautiful, historical spots of St Petersburg. Photo stop at St Isaac’s Cathedral. 10:00 am - 10:30 am Travel to Peterhof by hydrofoil 10:30 am - 12:00 pm Guided tour of the Lower Fountain Garden 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch (expenses not included) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm  Drive back to the city 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Stroll on New Holland island 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm A visit to the subway station and a farmers market 5:00 pm Return to the ship  DAY 2 8:00 am Meeting at the ship. Shopping 8:30 am - 9:30 am Boat ride along rivers and canals 10:00 am - 12:30 am Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum (before the official opening hours) 12:30 am - 1:30 pm Lunch (expenses not included) 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Guided tour of the Church of the Spilt Blood 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Guided tour of the Grand Maket (scale model of Russia, interactive exhibition) or Matrioshka-painting lesson (paint your own Matrioshka-doll under the guidance of professional painter) 4:30 pm Return to the ship Please note:  In order to minimize the flow of tourists inside the museum, the Hermitage authorities reserve the right to adjust the entrance time slot

What’s included

  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Admission fees to all museums in the program (including the early entrance to the Hermitage)
  • Hydrofoil ride
  • Guide service for 2 days
  • Driver services for 2 days (Comfortable car(Mercedes)/minivan with A/C)
  • A Permit for photo/video at the museums per person (except for Faberge museum)
  • Metro ride
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Blanket visa
  • Bottled water
  • Head sets for the group of 10 and more

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Lunch expenses