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Two-Day St. Petersburg Tour - 2 Days

During this two day program

you will get to know:

  • Present and past history of St Petersburg and its founder Peter the Great
  • The Romanov dynasty (facts and anecdotes)
  • St Petersburg as the cultural capital of Russia and the Soviet Union
  • Soviet Regime: Lenin and Stalin
  • Modern life in Russia and St Petersburg: transportation, housing, educational system, health care system, family life – don’t hesitate to ask any questions
  • Fascinating stories about tzars’ residences

During this two day program

you will get to know:

  • *Present and past history of St Petersburg and its founder Peter the Great
  • **The Romanov dynasty (facts and anecdotes)
  • St Petersburg as the cultural capital of Russia and the Soviet Union
  • Soviet Regime: Lenin and Stalin
  • Modern life in Russia and St Petersburg: transportation, housing, educational system, health care system, family life – don’t hesitate to ask any questions
  • Fascinating stories about tzars’ residences
 

Please note:

  •  *The hydrofoil to Peterhof is not operating starting from October until the end of April, extra cost of this option is 15 USD per person
  •  **During the winter season the park is covered with snow and all fountains are kept under wooden boxes for their preservation. In the off-season (October – April) you will have a guided tour of the Grand Palace If you travel with children under 7 years old, you don’t have to pay for them – the tour for them will be free of charge. Children/Students over 7 years old receive discount of 30 USD for the tour. Students must have an ISIC card, otherwise the discount is not available.
  • The order of the museum visits may change depending on the availability of entrance tickets, museums days-off, traffic situation in the city. Museums also reserve the right to shift an entrance time on a very short notice but you will still visit all the venues listed on the itinerary.

Day 1
Peterhof & Catherine Palace

9:00 am Meeting in the lobby of your hotel

9:30 am - 10:30 am Driving to Peterhof (or by hydrofoil as optional)*

10:30 am - 12.00 pm Walk in the Lower park with Fountains**

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch (expenses not included)

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Driving to Pushkin

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Guided tour of Catherine Palace with the Amber Room

5:30 pm Return to the hotel

Day 2
Saviour on the Spilt Blood, Peter and Paul Fortress & State Hermitage Museum

9:00 am Meeting near your hotel

9:00 am - 12:00 pm City tour with a visit to the Church of our Saviour on the Spilt Blood and

Peter and Paul Fortress

12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Lunch (expenses not included)

01:00 pm - 04:00 pm Guided tour of the State Hermitage Museum (early admission). In order

to minimize the flow of tourists inside the museum, the Hermitage

authorities reserve the right to adjust the entrance time slot.

Shopping

5:00 pm Return to the hotel

Price includes:

  • - Admission fees to all museums in the program
  • - Guide’s services for 2 days depending on the program
  • - Driver’s services for 2 days depending on the program (Comfortable car (Mercedes)/minivan with A/C)
  • - Permission for photo/ video at the museums

Price doesn't include:

  • Lunch

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