2-day Private Shore Excursion with Evening Canal Cruise

Multi-day & Extended Tours in Peterhof
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Tour description

Experience St Petersburg as a local during this private 2-day visa-free tour. You will enjoy an extended program on the first day, which allows having a dinner in the city, a walk on the main avenue Nevsky Prospect and some time for shopping. Your friendly guide will recommend you a nice restaurant to try local cuisine and relax after a day of sightseeing. Later, you will be taken to a pier to have a romantic evening boat ride on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. Enjoy an excellent summer evening in the Venice of the North and return to the cruise ship full of fantastic memories. On the second day, you will continue exploring the sights and museum of St Petersburg.

Explore both sides of St Petersburg: classic tourist routes during the day and daily life of local people in the evening.  The itinerary 2-day of St Petersburg: Day 1 (11 hours) 10:00 am - Meeting in the port terminal 10:00 - 11:15 am - Transfer to Peterhof with a short subway ride 11:15- 12:45 am - Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof 12:45 - 1:30 pm - Transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (Tzars' Village)  1:30 - 2:30 pm - Time for lunch in a local cafe (own expense) 2:30 - 4:30 pm - Excursion to Catherine's Palace & Park4:30 - 5:15 pm - Return to St Petersburg 5:15 - 6:00 pm - Walking tour on Nevsky Prospect, time for shopping, visiting Eliseevs Food Hall 6:00 - 7:00 pm - Time for dinner (own expense) 7:30 - 8:30 pm - Evening canal cruise 8:30 - 9:00 pm - Return to the cruise ship Day 2 (7 hours) 9:00 am - Meeting at the port terminal  9:00 - 10:30 am - City tour with picture stops 10:30 - 1:00 pm - Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum and the Winter Palace (skip-the-line entry) 1:00 - 2:00 pm - Time for lunch (own expense) 2:15 - 2:40 pm - Excursion to the Church on the Spilled Blood 3:00 - 3:30 pm - Excursion to St Isaac's Cathedral  3:30 - 4:00 pm - Return to the cruise ship The actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with cruise ship's schedule. The order of the sightseeing may change depending on days of the week, museum opening hours, and traffic.  Please note, 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.

What's included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts
  • Ponchos in case of rain
  • Bottled water
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Meals