Imperial City Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in St Petersburg

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The most for your money, no hidden fees! 300 years of history in 2 hours, from the foundation of the city by Peter I the Great, the wars with Sweden, the biggest museum in the world, the imperial fleet, the russian religion and art and even the october revolution, the Soviet era, WWII and the modern Russia.A lot of history about the mysterious Romanov family and all the great achievements and constructions, and no better place to see it than in the gorgeous palaces of Saint Petersburg.Also with a professional guide you will have the chance to ask all the questions you want about the history, politics or tips about the city like where to eat or what else there is to see and do.The best deal in Saint Petersburg.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad), St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictHere we starit with the introduction of the history of the city, we talk abouthe the main square of the city, the Column of Alexander and the Hermitage and the Winter PalaceDuration: 20 minutesStop At: The Building Of The Admiralty, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictHere besides admiring the beautiful building we will learn about the great naval history if Russia and Saint Petersburg Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Saint Isaac's Square, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictIn this park we will see the beautiful Saint Isaac's Cathedral, the iconic temple of the city that holds a very interesting history. Then we continue to the Marinksy Palace, once the private house of the Romanov Family, today the city hall.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictThe dedication of Catherine the Second to Peter the Great, may be the most iconic symbol of Saint Petesburg.An area full of legends and tradition, from the revolution to the superstitions of modern students.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictThe most important body of water in the city and the main entrance to the city in the 1700s.From this angle we can also admire the palaces on the other side of the river giving the city an incredible panoramic view.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Palace Bridge, St. Petersburg, Northwestern DistrictThe magnificent drawbridge that unites the mainland with the biggest island in the city and that is opening causes emotion every time.Duration: 20 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional Tour Guide

What’s not included

  • Walking Tour