Russia & Baltics Tours

Two-days Small Group Shore excursion in Saint-Petersburg

ID 1113, Group tour min 1 person max 16 person

From $180 ($180 per person)

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

Excursion category:

  • Shore excursions
  • Small group tours

Excursion options:

  • Canal and river cruise
  • Admission included
  • Evening activities
  • Shore excursions
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

  • St.Isaac's Cathedral

    St.Isaac's Cathedral

  • Canal Cruise

    Canal Cruise

  • Peterhof Parks & Fountains

    Peterhof Parks & Fountains

  • Nevsky Prospect

    Nevsky Prospect

  • Peter and Paul Cathedral

    Peter and Paul Cathedral

  • Kazan Cathedral

    Kazan Cathedral

The excursion is conducted in a convenient modern minibus with maximum group size of only 16 people.

The professional fully licensed guide will show you The State Hermitage Museum, the Savior on the Spilled Blood, Peterhof fountain Gardens and Catherine's summer Palace. All the admissions are special entries that allow to skip the lines. During the tour you will also discover St Petersburg from a different corner - take a sightseeing boat cruise on the rivers and canals of the city. If you are searching for a nice and easy tour to enjoy your stay in St Petersburg – it’s time to book this excursion. Don't worry about the visa, it is already covered.

Here is a sample itinerary of the tour:

Day 1

9:00-9:30 meet your guide in the port
9:30-10:45 drive to Peterhof + metro ride
10:45-12:15 tour in the Lower Garden of Peterhof where you will see the breathtaking fountains and mighty fountain groups
12:15-13:00 transfer to Pushkin town
13:00-14:00 lunch in a local restaurant (own expence)
14:00-16:00 guided excursion in Catherine's Palace including the Amber Room, which is considered to be the eighth wonder of the Earth
16:00-17:00 drive back to the port

 Optional: You can order an evening activity for an extra charge:

 • russian ballet
• traditional folk show
• classical music concert
• night boat cruise
• visit to the Vodka museum and other activities

Please let us know your wishes at the time of booking.

Day 2 (8 hours)

8:30 meeting with your guide
8:30-10:30 sightseeing tour with photo stops
You will see Nevsky Prospect,exteriors of Kazan Cathedral , St Isaac's Cathedral, the Spit of Basil's Island, St Peter & Paul Fortress (from outside), the Summer Garden which was created in 1704 and many more important historical sights.
10:30-11:00 guided tour in the Church of tge Savior on the Spilled Blood, the iconic church in Russian style
11:10-13:30 visiting the Hermitage Museum, including the Winter Palace. You will see the unique interiors of the palace and the main masterpieces of European art.
13:30-14:30 time for lunch (not included)
15:00-16:00 taking a relaxing canal cruise on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg

16:30 return back to the cruise ship

Please note, the order of the sightseeing may change depending on days of the week, museum opening hours, and traffic. At the time of booking each cruise ship passenger is required to provide his passport data in order to obtain the tour ticket, which allows entering Russia visa-free.

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•	All taxes, fees and handling charges  
•	Visa-free arrangements (please, provide your full names and passport data at booking) 
•	Bottled water, juice and biscuits 
•	All admission tickets 
•	Headsets to hear the guide clearly 
•	Professional guide  
•	Port pickup and drop-off  
•	Transport by air-conditioned minivan
•	Welcome gifts 


Point St Petersburg cruise port terminal 
Departure Time 
Approximately 8:00. Exact starting time depends on the cruise ship docking time and will be stated on the tour ticket.

Important information:
•	Not wheelchair accessible. Please, book a private tour in this case.  
•	Please, provide the cruise ship name (1), your full name as in the passport (2), date of birth (3), country of citizenship (4), passport number (5). The tour ticket (substitute for visa) will be sent out to you. Printed out tour ticket and a current valid passport is required on the day of travel. 
•	Due to the port formalities, any booking less than 5 days from the cruise arrival will not be treated  
•	Minimum age of participant is 4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult  
•	You will have a boat ride with an audio guide or a live guide depending on your group size
•	The tour is only available for the cruise ships that are docked in St Petersburg for 2 days