Visa-Free Shopping Tour of St Petersburg with Free Time

Private & Custom Tours in Russia
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Tour description

This private tour is designed especially for those who want to explore the city on their own without following groups of visiting museums. You will have an accompanying guide and a comfortable private car/minivan to visit the places you want. The guide as a true local will advise you where to shop authentic souvenirs and memorable gifts or take you for a walking tour along the pedestrian streets of St Petersburg to see the every-day life of the city.

Meet your local guide in the port terminal and head to the city center. You will have a full day in your disposal, when you can have a detailed city tour, visit the functioning churches of St Petersburg, the parks, food markets or shopping centers according to your wishes. Stroll along the Nevsky prospect, the main avenue of the city and visit any shop or cafe you like to feel the true atmosphere of St Petersburg. You can walk in the Summer Garden, see the Smolny and St Nicolas Cathedral and reach other sights which are not visited by the majority of the tourists from the cruise ship.Your private guide will suggest great local restaurants, bakeries, and cafes where you can try traditional food and chat with locals. Do you have your own plans and already know where you want to go? Perfect! This tour is just for you.Please note: the actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with the cruise ship's schedule. At the time of booking each cruise ship passenger is required to provide his passport data in order to obtain the tour ticket, which allows entering Russia visa-free. This tour does NOT include any admission tickets. Please keep in mind that visiting most of the museums is not possible without booking beforehand.

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
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts

What's not included

  • Meals
  • Admission fees