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Choose this private tour of St Petersburg with an expert guide to hunt the treasures hidden in the famous museums of the city and enjoy its beauty and grandeur. You will have a complete city tour and visit such world-known places as the Hermitage with the Winter Palace, the Savior on the Spilled Blood, St Isaac's Cathedral, see the rivers and canals of the Venice of the North. Discover the vicinity of St Petersburg - the fountains of Peterhof and astonishing Catherine's Palace with Amber Room. The gem of the program is visiting the Faberge Museum and its unique collection of jewelry that once belonged to the Romanov family.
The itinerary of this private 2-day tour of St Petersburg:Day 1 (8 h): • Meeting in the hotel • City tour of St Petersburg with multiple photo-stops at the most important spots • Guided visit of the Spilled Blood Church, the emblem of Russian style • Guided excursion to the Hermitage Museum with the Winter Palace • Tour of the Faberge Museum, see a unique jewelry collection and the Faberge Eggs • Sightseeing boat tour along the rivers and canals • Drop off at the hotel Day 2 (8 h): • Meeting in the hotel • Short subway (metro) tour on the way to Peterhof • Guided visit to the Lower Park of Peterhof famous for its fountain, also called Russian Versailles • Transfer to Tsarskoye Selo, time for lunch (own expense) • Tour of Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room, the 8th wonder of the world • Ride back to St Petersburg • Tour of St Isaac’s Cathedral, see the biggest gilded dome in the world • Drop off at the hotel The order of the sightseeing can be changed according to the days of the week, museum hours and traffic. Sightseeing boat tour is only available in the summer season from April to October.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
- Professional & friendly guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan (8 hours each day)
- Welcome gifts, ponchos in case of rain
- Bottled water and juice
What's not included