3-Days in St Petersburg: All-inclusive Private Tour with Professional Guide

Duration: 3 days
Destination: Russia, Northwestern District, St Petersburg
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  • 3 days
  • St Petersburg
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Choose this carefully planned private tour if you stay in St Petersburg for 3 days only and do not want to miss anything. This tour is packed with the most popular attractions of the Venice of the North which are impossible to miss. You will visit the following attractions: the Hermitage Museum, St Peter & Paul Fortress and Cathedral, the Spilled Blood Church and St Isaac's Cathedral, the Parks and the Grand Palace of Peterhof, Catherine's Palace and the Yusupov Palace. Also, enjoy a romantic boat ride on the rivers and canals and taste traditional Russian lunches in local restaurants. Get the full impression of St Petersburg with this 3-Day Private All-Inclusive Tour.

Itinerary

Day 1: City Center + Catherine Palace & Park (8 hours):

Stop At: City Break Tours St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg Russia
Meet you guide at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 5 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: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia
Walk on the territory of St Peter and Paul Fortress.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Peter and Paul Cathedral, Sobornaya Sq., 1 Petropavlovskaya Fortress, St. Petersburg 197046 Russia
You will visit St Peter & Paul Cathedral, the burial place of the Russian Emperors from Peter the Great to the last tsar - Nicolas II. Your guide will give you an overview of the life and deeds of each Emperor and their role in Russian and World's history.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
Guided visit of the Church on the Spilled Blood, the symbol of St Petersburg in Russian style.

Traditional Russian lunch (included) + transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (the Tzars' Village).
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
Tour of Catherine’s Palace, the favorite palace of Catherine the Great. You will also see the famous Amber Room.

Return to the hotel.
Duration: 2 hours

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

Day 2: Peterhof Palace & Park + Canal cruise (8 hours):

Stop At: Metro Station Pushkinskaya, Zagorodny ave., St. Petersburg Russia
Meeting in the hotel.

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: 30 minutes

Stop At: Grand Peterhof Palace, Razvodnaya St., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516 Russia
You will have a guided excursion to the Grand Palace (Petrodvorets), where throughout two centuries worked the prominent Russian and West European architects.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
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.

Traditional Russian lunch (included), return to St Petersburg.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg Russia
Sightseeing boat cruise on the rivers and canals.

Return to the hotel.

Duration: 1 hour

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

Day 3: Main highlights of St. Petersburg (8 hours):

Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
Meeting in the hotel.

The first excursion of the day is to the Hermitage Museum, a symbol of St Petersburg and a unique museum by the quantity and diversity of the presented art objects. The guide will lead you through the spectacular state rooms of the Winter Palace, the former residence of Russian Tsars. You are going to see works from great masters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, El Greco, Velasquez, Rubens and Rembrandt.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: The General Staff Building, Dvortsovaya Sq., 6-10 Metro Kanal Griboyedova, Nevskiy Prospekt, Gostiny Dvor, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
Visit the General Staff Building. The works of impressionists are exhibited there: Van Gogh, Matisse, Picasso, Cezanne and others.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, Emb. Reki Moiki, 94 Entrance for individual visitors and small groups from Dekabristov Street, 21, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
Traditional Russian lunch in a local restaurant (included).

Visit the Yusupov Palace which once belonged to one of the richest noble families in Russian history. This magnificent classical palace was the site of the murder of the famous Rasputin, a mysterious Siberian healer, whose visionary arts were entrusted to the family of the last Tsar Nicholas II.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
Tour of St Isaac’s Cathedral - the biggest Orthodox cathedral in Russia with capacity of 14 000 people.

Return to the hotel.
Duration: 30 minutes

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

Inclusions
  • 3x Lunch
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All admission fees as per program SKIP-THE-LINE
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan, hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water and ponchos in case of rain
  • 3 course traditional Russian lunch (all days)
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 6+)
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
  • Entry/Admission - Metro Station Pushkinskaya
  • Entry/Admission - Grand Peterhof Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
  • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - The General Staff Building
  • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
  • Entry/Admission - The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions
  • Hotel accommodation
  • 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
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • The fountains of Peterhof are functioning from mid April to mid October.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Sightseeing boat tour is only available in the summer season from April to October.
  • 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
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Pickup is available for any hotel within the city limits. Please, provide the hotel name/address at booking. The private guide will be waiting for you in the hotel lobby with a sign City Break Tours.


Departure Time

10:00 AM

Voucher info

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

Duration

3 days

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

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