2-Day Shore Excursion - the Best of St Petersburg with Russian Folk-Show

Dive into Russian history and culture during this private 2-day shore excursion with an expert guide. During the daytime, you will discover the sights of St Petersburg and its suburbs visiting the principal attractions, museums and historical monuments. You will visit the Hermitage, the Church of our Savior on the Spilled Blood, the Lower Park of Peterhof and Catherine's Palace. You will also enjoy great views of the city from the water during a canal cruise. On the first day evening, you are going to immerse into the Russian culture by attending a folk show 'Feel Yourself Russian'. Enjoy professional dancing and singing, national costumes, a warm reception, welcome drinks and snacks.

per adult from

$1,090

NZD

Duration

2 days

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Lunch
    • Visa-free arrangements and port fees
    • All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
    • Professional & friendly guide
    • Port pickup and drop-off, round-trip transfer to the evening program
    • Transport by a private air-conditioned car/minivan
    • Bottled water
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 6+)
    • Entry/Admission - Metro Station Pushkinskaya
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Nicholas Palace / Nikolaevsky palace
    • Entry/Admission - Nevsky Prospekt
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - RIver Fontanka Embankment
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    What's excluded :

    • Day 1: Suburbs of St. Petersburg+ night program optionally(8 hours + 3,5 hours for the evening program)

      Stop At: City Break Tours St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg Russia
      Meeting at the port terminal.

      Duration: 10 minutes

      Stop At: Metro Station Pushkinskaya, Zagorodny ave., St. Petersburg Russia
      After, we are going to visit the suburban gem of Saint Petersburg – the famous fountain park and the Grand Palace of Peterhof. On our way to this amazing place, we will take a short metro ride to see the most beautiful subway stations.
      Duration: 20 minutes

      Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
      Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof. Walking in the park of Peterhof, you will make sure that one can never get bored in this place, where statues, small palaces, pavilions and joke fountains are hidden.

      Transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (the Tzars' Village).

      Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

      Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
      Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant (included).

      Excursion to Catherine's Palace & Park.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
      5:00 pm. Return back to St Petersburg to the cruise ship.
      Duration: 30 minutes

      Stop At: Nicholas Palace / Nikolaevsky palace, Ploshchad' Truda, 4, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 190098
      Pickup from the cruise ship for the evening program. (6:00 or 8:00 pm)

      Russian Folk Show at the Nikolaevsky Palace. You will witness a classical performance of folk songs, lyrical romances and Russian Orthodox hymns, and dancing miniatures. Spectators of all ages and tastes will be able to appreciate their highest skills, the complexity of acrobatic feats and breath-taking leaps.
      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
      Return to the cruise ship.
      Duration: 30 minutes

      Meals included:
      • Lunch
      No accommodation included on this day.

      Day 2: Hermitage, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood,canal cruise (8 hours)

      Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
      Meet the guide in the port and discover the city center.

      Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

      Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
      Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace, a symbol of St Petersburg and a unique museum by the quantity and diversity of the presented art objects.

      Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant (included).
      Duration: 2 hours

      Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
      Excursion to the Church on the Spilled Blood, representing Russian architectural style.

      Time for shopping on Nevsky Prospect.
      Duration: 30 minutes

      Stop At: RIver Fontanka Embankment, St. Petersburg Russia
      Sightseeing boat cruise on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg.
      Duration: 1 hour

      Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
      Return back to the cruise ship.
      Duration: 30 minutes

      Meals included:
      • Lunch
      No accommodation included on this day.
    • Departure Point :
      Traveler pickup is offered
      Please do not forget printed out tour tickets on the day of the tour. The guide will be waiting in the port terminal right after the passport control with a sight saying CITY BREAK TOURS.Ports
      • St. Petersburg Passenger Port "Marine Facade"
      Return Detail :
      -
      Hotel Pickup :
      • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
      • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
      • Not wheelchair accessible
      • A moderate/high amount of walking is involved
      • Please, provide the cruise ship name (1), your full name as in the passport (2), date of birth (3), country of citizenship (4) and passport number (5). The tour ticket (substitute for visa) will be sent via e-mail
      • Printed out tour ticket and a current valid passport is required on the day of travel
      • Due to the port regulations, any booking made less than 5 days before the cruise arrival will not be treated
      • Cocktail dress code is recommended for the evening program
      • Near public transportation
      • Infant seats available
      • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
      • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
      • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
      • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
      • Guides required to regularly wash hands
      • Regular temperature checks for staff
      • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

    Language

    English - Guide

    Age Req.

    -

    Fitness Req.

    None

    Group Size

    12

    Organised by City Break Tours LLC

    Activity ID: V-60512P42

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