2-day Comfortable Shore Excursion of St Petersburg with Faberge Museum

2-day Comfortable Shore Excursion of St Petersburg with Faberge Museum
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$238
Duration: 2 days
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Description

Enjoy the sightseeing in St Petersburg at a comfortable pace during this private 2-day shore excursion. This carefully planned program covers all the most important highlights of the city and allows to have stops on the way. Perfect option for those who prefer to have a more detailed excursion to the Hermitage Museum and discover the city without hurry. The gem of the tour is a visit to the Faberge Museum with a collection of Faberge Eggs and unique jewelry of the royal family on display. You will also see the Lower Park of Peterhof with picturesque Grand Cascade and hundreds of fountains. Explore the grounds of Tsarskoye Selo and Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room. Choose this private visa-free tour of St Petersburg to have a relaxed and easy experience in St Petersburg.

Your private guide will meet for you at the port terminal just after the passport control and show you to a private a/c vehicle depending on your party size. Get your cameras ready and start exploring St Petersburg and its vicinity. 
What you will do and see:
Day 1 (7 h):

  • City tour of St Petersburg with multiple photo stops. You will see the University Embankment, the Spit of the Basil's Island, St Peter & Paul Fortress, the Palace Square, Nevsky Prospect, the Zinger House, Kazan cathedral and other sights. 
  • Guided excursion to the Hermitage Museum with the Winter Palace, the former official residence of the Romanovs
  • Time for lunch (own expense) 
  • Inside visit to the Church of Our Savior on the Spilled Blood, a symbol of St Petersburg 
  • Tour of the Faberge Museum - the biggest in the world collection of Faberge Eggs and unique jewelry works
  • Return to the port

Day 2 (7 h):

  • Hydrofoil ride to Peterhof (30 min)
  • Guided visit to the Lower Park of Peterhof. You will walk in the park and see the Grand Palace (outside), the Grand Cascade, the joke fountains, other cascades, and pavilions. 
  • Transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (modern Pushkin)
  • Time for lunch (own expense)
  • Tour of Catherine’s Palace, the favorite palace of Catherine the Great. You will also see the famous Amber Room
  • Walk in Catherine's Park
  • Transfer to St Petersburg, return to the cruise ship
The actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with cruise ship's schedule. The order of the sightseeing may change depending on days of the week, museum opening hours, and traffic.  Please note, 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.

Special Offer - Book by October 20 2018 and travel by October 20 2019 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

Special Offer - Book by October 20 2018 and travel by October 20 2019 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

Enjoy the sightseeing in St Petersburg at a comfortable pace during this private 2-day shore excursion. This carefully planned program covers all the most important highlights of the city and allows to have stops on the way. Perfect option for those who prefer to have a more detailed excursion to the Hermitage Museum and discover the city without hurry. The gem of the tour is a visit to the Faberge Museum with a collection of Faberge Eggs and unique jewelry of the royal family on display. You will also see the Lower Park of Peterhof with picturesque Grand Cascade and hundreds of fountains. Explore the grounds of Tsarskoye Selo and Catherine’s Palace with the Amber Room. Choose this private visa-free tour of St Petersburg to have a relaxed and easy experience in St Petersburg.

Special Offer - Book by October 20 2018 and travel by October 20 2019 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!