Russia & Baltics Tours

St. Petersburg Top

ID 1313, Private tour

From $265 ($265 per person)

Please enter number of persons:
Children, 8-15yo
Children, 4-7yo
Children, 0-3yo

Excursion category:

  • Shore excursions
  • Private/Custom Tours

Excursion options:

  • Canal and river cruise
  • Visit local family
  • Lunch
  • Nightlife-Shows / Concerts
  • Evening activities
  • Masterclass
  • Shopping
2 Days
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Sights included:

  • Palace Square

    Palace Square

  • The State Hermitage Museum

    The State Hermitage Museum

    * Monday not available
  • Church of the Savior on the Spilt Blood

    Church of the Savior on the Spilt Blood

  • Peter & Paul Fortress

    Peter & Paul Fortress

  • Catherine Palace

    Catherine Palace

  • Amber Room

    Amber Room

  • Peterhof Parks & Fountains

    Peterhof Parks & Fountains

  • Nevsky Prospect

    Nevsky Prospect

  • Peter and Paul Cathedral

    Peter and Paul Cathedral

  • Fabergé Museum

    Fabergé Museum

The tour is set at a moderate pace, which means you will have some time to spend in the museums taking in their highlights, and plenty of time to time to enjoy all of the other attractions that are not within museums.

Day 1:
8.30 - Meet your guide at the ship
8.30-9.30 – First half of the Sightseeing City Tour with photo stops at the main sights/squares of the city
9.30-11.00 - Drive South to Tsarskoye Selo (Tsars’ Village) with a metro ride on the way
11.00-12.30 - Visit to the Catherine palace with Amber Room
12.30-13.30 - Drive to Peterhof
13.30-14.30 - break for lunch (not included)
14.30-16.00 - Walk the Upper and Lower Fountain Parks of Peterhof
16.00-16.30 - Travel back to the city by hydrofoil
17.00-17.30- Inside visit of Peter and Paul’s Cathedral in the territory of Peter and Paul’s Fortres
18.30- Back to the ship

9.00 - Meet your guide at the ship
9.50-12.00 - Specially prearranged “Early entrance” to the Hermitage (before the official opening hours, it helps to avoid big crowds). Inside tour of the Hermitage Museum
12.30-13.00 - Inside visit Cathedral of Our Savior on Spilled Blood
13.30-14.00 - Short break for lunch (not included)
14.20-15.30 -Tour of Faberge museum
16.30 - Drive back to the ship

Please mind, the 1st day may start later due to the late arrive of a cruise ship! Also the days order might change according to the days off of museums

The tour includes:
-Admission fees to all museums in the tour, including specially prearranged “early entrance” to the Hermitage.
-Transport by private comfortable air-conditioned vehicle, metro ( subway ), hydrofoil.
-Personal Licensed Expert Guide for the entire duration of the tour – 2 days.
-Private Driver for the entire duration of the tour -2 days.
-A prepaid blanket visa.
-Photo and video licenses for all the tour locations.
-All local taxes and port fees
-Headphones for groups with 6 or more people.

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Please, mind that this tour includes some moderate walking on ground of the Peterhof parks and gardens as well as the park of the Catherine Palace. Prepare comfy shoes, wing jackets, umbrellas and sunglasses, as the weather is changable in St. Petersburg.

All Baltic cruise passangers have to advise all the necessary information 5 days prior the visit to St. Petersburg. The information is the following: 1)name of the cruise ship,2)dates of the visit to St. Petersburg, 3)passengers' name (each member) as in passport, 4)date of birth.

Each passenger must provide their passport and the print out blanket visa (tour ticket)  at the Russian Customs.The blanket visa(tour ticket) will be sent out together with the tour comfirmation.

Wheel chair is possible, but there will a heavy sandy part on the grounds of the Peterhof to reach the hydrofoil pier. In case it can be replaced by a transfer by vehicle that will shorten the time of the tour for the wheel-chair at the Peterhof.

All children must be accompanied and fully supervised by an adult.