Basic 3-Day Shore Excursion in St Petersburg Visa-Free

Reserve this easy 3-day tour to visit the highlights of St Petersburg and enjoy some free time in the city center. You will visit the Hermitage, Catherine Palace and the Grand Palace of Peterhof. Your professional guide and a private driver will make sure that you have a comfortable and enjoyable experience.

per adult from

$912

NZD

Duration

3 days

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Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Visa-free tour tickets (please, provide the passport data at booking)
    • Port pickup and drop-off, transportation by air-conditioned car/minivan
    • Professional & friendly guide speaking the language of your choice
    • All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
    • Bottled water
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 6+)
    • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
    • Entry/Admission - St. Petersburg Metro
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Entry/Admission - Nevsky Prospekt

  • Day 1: The Hermitage + City Highlights

    Stop At: Monument Historical Center of St. Petersburg (UNESCO), Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Petersburg Russia
    9:00 - meet your private guide in the cruise terminal

    9:00-11:00 - have a panoramic city tour with picture stops
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Kazanskaya Sq., 2 Metro Nevskiy Prospect, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    Visit the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, the principal church of St Petersburg built in 1811
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: St. Nicholas Cathedral in St. Petersburg, Nikolskaya sq., 1/3, St. Petersburg 190125 Russia
    Visit the Naval Cathedral of St Nicolas that is one of the most important religious centers in the city
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia
    11:00-12:00 - Walk on the territory of the Fortress, the citadel of St Petersburg and learn the history of the city from your professional guide
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    12:15-12:45 - visit the picturesque Church of the Resurrection of Christ decorated with mosaics
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
    12:45-13:45 - take your time for lunch in a local cafe/restaurant
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
    14:00-16:30 - discover the halls of the biggest Russian museum during your private tour. Visit the Winter Palace, the former residence of the Russian Tsars and the museum galleries where the works of the Old Masters are exhibited.
    Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
    17:00 - Return back to the cruise ship.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Catherine Palace + Canal Cruise

    Pass By: Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve, Sadovaya St., 7, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
    10:00 - meeting at the port

    10:10-11:00 - transfer to Tsarskoye Selo

    Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
    11:00-13:00 - tour the most opulent palace of Russia - Catherine's Palace and visit the Amber Room

    13:00-14:00 - lunch in a local cafe

    14:00- 14:45 - return back to the city
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg Russia
    15:00-16:00 - take a canal cruise in a touristic boat to enjoy the view of the Northern Venice
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
    17:00 - return to the port
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 3: Peterhof Park + free time

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Metro, St. Petersburg Russia
    9:00 - meeting with the guide

    9:00-10:30 - a trip to the city of Peterhof with a short subway excursion. You will see the most famous metro stations that resemble underground palaces
    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
    10:30-12:00 - explore the Lower and the Upper Park of Peterhof. You will see the Grand Cascades, the Marine Canal, the Chess Hill Cascade, the Golden Mountain Cascade, the joke fountains and much more.

    12:00-13:00 - return to the city
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
    13:00-15:30 - free time in the city center for walking or shopping
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
    16:00 - return to the port
    Duration: 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please, do not forget to bring with you printed out TOUR TICKETS to present them at the passport control. The guide will be waiting in the port terminal with a sign saying CITY BREAK TOURS.Ports
    • St Petersburg Passenger Port Marine Façade
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 6 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
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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

15

Organised by City Break Tours LLC

Activity ID: V-60512P133

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