Small Group Visa Free Saint Petersburg 2 Day Must See shore excursion

Shore Excursions in Peterhof

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This small group (maximum 16 people), all-inclusive two day Must See tour covers the most dazzling highlights of St. Petersburg for those who wish to make the most of their 2 days in this beautiful and exciting city and is the perfect way to explore St. Petersburg! Discover the best of magnificent St. Petersburg in a small group tour, allowing for a more personalized and intimate experience with premium service including lunches, the Hermitage Museum/Winter Palace, the Catherine Palace and Peterhof. This 2 day highlights tour covers all of the most dazzling must-see sights of St. Petersburg with our dedicated, friendly, hand-picked guides who bring to life the fascinating sights and history of the city. This tour is ideal for guests who wish to visit our city's heavy hitters during their 2 day stay!
Please note: The itinerary is a sample. The actual itineraries are adjusted to coordinate with your ship's arrival and departure.Day18:30 a.m.-- Meet at the ship 9:00 a.m.--City highlights drive tour through the historical downtown with the nice views on the bridges, squares; palaces and the Neva river embankments. Short walks and picture stops. Subway ride 10:00 a.m.-- Travel to Tsars Village (Tsarskoe Selo) 11:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of Catherine palace incl. Amber room and walk through the park 12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian Lunch at a local restaurant 1:30 p.m. -- Travel to Peterhof summer estate. 2:30 p.m. -- Tour of the Lower Fountain Park and Upper gardens. 4:00 p.m. -- Travel back to the city Payment for the tour 17:00 Onboard or Optional Evening ProgramDay28:00 a.m. -- Meet at the ship 8:30 a.m. -- Boat ride: City tour from the water angle 10:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of the Hermitage museum (early entry) 12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant 1:30 p.m. -- Guided tour of Church on the Blood 2:30 p.m. --  Shopping experience on Nevsky prospect incl. visit to Eliseyev Emporium4:30 p.m. --  Visit to Saint Isaac Cathedral 17:00 Onboard 18:00 Sailing off

What’s included

  • Expert, professional and personable guide for two days
  • Experienced and conscientious driver with a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle for two days
  • All port fees & local Russian taxes
  • Admission fees to all places shown in the itinerary
  • Lunch on both days
  • Subway ride
  • Canal cruise (boat ride)
  • Bottled still water (one bottle per person per day)
  • Electronic headsets for groups of 7 and more
  • Photo permissions inside museums
  • Visa-waivers (tour tickets). This is a VISA-FREE tour for cruise ship guests!

What’s not included

  • Gratuity. Recommended gratuity is 10% for the guide and 5% for the driver, given separately.