2-Day Family-Oriented Saint Petersburg Shore Excursion

Shore Excursions in Peterhof

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Find yourself getting up close and personal with the history and cultural highlights of Saint Petersburg in this special tour created by experts in children tours.This Visa-Free shore excursion offers an unforgettable time in St Petersburg to all the family members of all the ages.
This 2 Day tour engages the entire family in an interactive way to involve everyone into Saint Petersburg's history and its mysteries.1 DayMeet your private guide and driver  at 9 am. Begin your day with an introductory city sightseeing tour where your children's spirit will be reflected by your experienced guide to involve the family into the magic of Saint Petersburg. Stop at the most impressive sights of the city. Visit breathtaking multi-domed Church of the Spilled Blood which resembles a fairy tale jewellery box. Stroll along the major thoroughfare of Sadovaya Street (Garden Street) and be surprised by cats watching you from above. You will find more activities on the street like rolling the fountain ball and much more. Also, you will enjoy a look at the showcase at the corner grocery store featuring copies of the characters from Tchaikovsky's ballet "Nutcracker." After a short break you will be welcomed to the State Hermitage Museum, which is one of the largest museums in the world. The Hermitage occupies a grand ensemble of buildings and is recognized as one of the best examples of European architecture. The most impressive is the baroque mid 18th century Winter Palace added later with the Small Hermitage, the Large Hermitage, New Hermitage and the Hermitage theater buildings. The walls of these buildings have witnessed a great number of important historical events. Here, you will find yourselves in Cinderella's paradise passing through its fairy tale-like interiors. Its collections comprise over three million items and can meet anyone's visual interests and enthusiasm for art and history. 5 pm return to the port2 DayMeet your private guide and driver at 9 amSet off to a countryside of St Petersburg to see the most impressive parks of the suburban cities of St Petersburg.Visit the Catherine Palace and renown Amber Room in Pushkin to find out the mystery of its history. Drive to Peterhof and explore the engineering miracle of the Fountain Park in Peterhof.After coming back to St Petersburg you will visit the Peter and Paul Fortress to know all about its secrets and have a walk in a secret passage.5 pm return to the port

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan/coach

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • lunches