2-Day Shore Excursion - Classic St Petersburg with Evening Music Show-Concert

Duration: 2 days
Destination: Russia, Northwestern District, St Petersburg
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  • 2 days
  • St Petersburg
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Combine the essential sightseeing in St Petersburg with an evening concert of classical music in one of the Romanov’s palaces. During this private shore excursion, you will discover the main sights of the city and its suburbs, such as Peterhof and The Tsars' Village. Visit the Hermitage Museum, the picturesque churches of St Petersburg and take a sightseeing boat cruise along the rivers and canals. In the evening of the first day, you will attend a chamber concert of classical Russian music conducted by the talented musicians of St Petersburg Orchestra and the soloists of Mariinsky Theatre. This special cultural event held in a luxurious palace will not leave any guest indifferent.

Itinerary

Day 1: Summer Residences and Classical Music Concert (9 hours + 3,5 hours evening program)

Stop At: City Break Tours St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg Russia
Meeting with guide.
Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
Panoramic city tour with picture stops at the most remarkable spots. You will see the Spit of Basil Island, St Peter & Paul Fortress, Summer Garden, St Michal’s Castle, Nevsky Prospect, Zinger House, Kazan Cathedral and much more.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve, Sadovaya St., 7, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
Excursion to Catherine's Palace with the Amber Room & Park.The Catherine Palace is a Rococo palace located in the town of Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin), 30 km south of St. Petersburg, Russia. It was the summer residence of the Russian tsars.

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

Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof. The Gгаnd Palace lies at the very heart of Peterhof — the former summer -residence of the Russian monarchs.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Metro Station Pushkinskaya, Zagorodny ave., St. Petersburg Russia
On your way back to St Petersburg you will have a short subway ride to see the most stunning metro stations.
Duration: 20 minutes

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

Stop At: Grand Duke Vladimir Palace, Dvortsovaya emb., 26, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
In the evening we will pickup you from the port and bring to the chamber concert of classical Russian music in the Palace of Grand Duke Vladimir. You will be guided through the halls of the palace and offered a glass of sparkling wine. During the concert, enjoy the compositions by Tchaikovsky, Rimskii-Korsakov, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Glinka and other famous Russian composers.
Duration: 2 hours

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

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

Day 2: City Discovery (8 hours)

Stop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg Russia
After meeting at the port terminal in the morning you will have an unforgetable sightseeing canal cruise via one of the most beautifull city in the world - via Saint Petersburg!


Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace. The State Hermitage Museum is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The second-largest art museum in the world.

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. The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg is an Orthodox Memorial Church of the Resurrection of Christ, constructed in memory of Emperor Alexander II who was was mortally wounded in an attack in this place March 1, 1881.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
Excursion to St Isaac's Cathedral. Saint Isaac's Cathedral or Isaakievskiy Sobor in Saint Petersburg is the largest orthodox chuch and the fourth largest cathedral in the world.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: St. Petersburg Port, St Petersburg, Russia, 199226
Return back to the cruise ship. (4:00-4:30 pm)
Duration: 30 minutes

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

Inclusions
  • 2x Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Visa-free arrangments (please, provide the passport data at booking)
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off, round-trip transfer for the evening program
  • All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Bottled water
  • 3 course traditional Russian lunch (on both days)
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 6+)
  • Entry/Admission - Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Duke Vladimir Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions
  • Not specified
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 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
  • Available from June to September for the cruise ships that stay in St Petersburg for 2 days and arrive on Monday, Wednesday or Saturday
  • 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
  • Children ages 5 and under are not recommended for the evening program
  • Cocktail dress code is recommended for the evening program
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
The guide will be waiting for you in the port terminal right after the passport control with a sign City Break Tours.

Ports
St Petersburg Passenger Port Marine Facade


Departure Time

10:00 AM


Return Details

Drop off at the cruise port on both days

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

2 days

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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