2-day tour to Palaces and Parks

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Smolny & Vosstaniya

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This tour is for those who want to see most famous and beautiful palaces and parks os Saint Petersburg and nearby towns. Sure enough, the rivers and canals boat ride is also included.- The order of the excursions may change.- Minimal group size for this tour is 6.
ItineraryDay 1: City tour + Yusupov palace + Faberge museum + Boat rideStop At: Peter and Paul Fortress (Petropavlovskaya Krepost), St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictYour first introduction to the city will start with excursion to the old Peter and Paul Fortress with the cathedral of the same name – a church and tomb of the imperial Romanovs familyDuration: 1 hourStop At: Faberge Museum, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictLater in the Faberge Museum, you will see the masterpieces of Russian jewel art, including famous Easter eggs from the imperial collection.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictYou will visit the luxurious palace, that belonged to the richest man in Tsar Russia – Duke Yusupov, and see the room, where he and other conspirers murdered Grigory Rasputin. Duration: 2 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Your accommodationDay 2: Catherine Palace and Park + Peterhof GardensStop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Pushkin, Pushkinsky District, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictDay 2 will take you to Tsarskoye Selo and show you the magnificent Catherine Palace with its richest interiors. The most exclusive object of the palace is the famous Amber Rooom. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Peterhof, Petrodvortsovy District, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictThen we will take you for a walk to another museum complex and former royal residence – the Lower Garden in Peterhof, which is famous for its multiple astonishing fountains.Duration: 3 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Your accommodation

What’s included

  • Accommodation included: 2 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
  • Audio equipment (earpiece and receiver)
  • Bottle of water
  • Insurance
  • Tour ticket (visa-free admission for cruise passengers)
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress (Petropavlovskaya Krepost)
  • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
  • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Meals

Itinerary

Day 1: City tour + Yusupov palace + Faberge museum + Boat ride Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress (Petropavlovskaya Krepost), St. Petersburg, Northwestern District Your first introduction to the city will start with excursion to the old Peter and Paul Fortress with the cathedral of the same name – a church and tomb of the imperial Romanovs family Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Faberge Museum, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District Later in the Faberge Museum, you will see the masterpieces of Russian jewel art, including famous Easter eggs from the imperial collection. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District You will visit the luxurious palace, that belonged to the richest man in Tsar Russia – Duke Yusupov, and see the room, where he and other conspirers murdered Grigory Rasputin. Duration: 2 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Your accommodation
Day 2: Catherine Palace and Park + Peterhof Gardens Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Pushkin, Pushkinsky District, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District Day 2 will take you to Tsarskoye Selo and show you the magnificent Catherine Palace with its richest interiors. The most exclusive object of the palace is the famous Amber Rooom. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Peterhof, Petrodvortsovy District, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District Then we will take you for a walk to another museum complex and former royal residence – the Lower Garden in Peterhof, which is famous for its multiple astonishing fountains. Duration: 3 hours No meals included on this day. Accommodation included: Your accommodation
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