Private 2-day Shore Excursion in St Petersburg visiting Yusupov Palace

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Tour description

Discover St Petersburg with a local guide during this intense 2-day private shore excursion. The pearl of the program is an excursion of Yusupov Palace, which once belonged to a noble family of Yusupov. This magnificent estate is famous for the history of Rasputin’s murder. This private tour is visa-free for the cruise ship passengers and includes all what is need for a great sightseeing experience: a friendly & professional local guide, a private a/c car or minivan specially for your party, skip-the-line tickets and delicious Russian Lunches. See the most remarkable sights of St Petersburg and enjoy the perks of visa-free traveling with your family and friends. Book this private two-day tour of St Petersburg to get the most of your stay.

Meet your private guide in the port terminal and head to the city center to discover the best st Petersburg it has to offer on a comfortable car/minivan.The program of you private 2-day shore excursion in St Petersburg:Day 1 (9 h): • Meeting at the port • City tour of St Petersburg with photo stops • Visit of the Spilled Blood Church, decorated with 7000 square meters of mosaics • Guided excursion of the Hermitage Museum with the Winter Palace, the former residence of the Russian Tsars • Tour of Yusupov Palace with Rasputin’s exhibition - a luxurios palace of Yusupov noble family with a private theatre in it, also famous as the site of Rasputin's assassination • Sightseeing boat tour along the rivers and canals of St Petersburg also called 'the Venice of the North" • Drop off at the port Day 2 (9 h): • Meeting at the port • Short subway (metro) tour to see some subway stations also called 'underground museums' as they are decorarted with marble, columns and sculpture • Guided visit of the Lower Park of Peterhof, the capital of fountains on the coast of the Gulf of Finland also called 'the Russian Versailles' • Tour of Catherine’s Palace & Park including visiting the Amber Room, the 8th wonder of the world • Ride back to St Petersburg • Visit to St Isaac’s Cathedral, one of the tallest constructions in the city center with a huge gilded dome and astonishing interior decor • Drop off at the port Please note: 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. 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
  • Visa-free arrangements (please, provide the passport data at booking)
  • Bottled water and juice
  • 3-course traditional Russian lunches on both days
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

What's not included

  • Not specified