2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise

2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise
Shore Excursions > Ports of Call Tours > Ports of Call Tours
$250
Duration: 18 to 19 hrs
Reserve Now

Description

Get to know the best of St Petersburg during an all-inclusive shore excursion in a small group (max. 16 travelers). Professional and friendly guide, comfortable air-conditioned minibus, skips the line tickets and delicious 3-course lunches of Russian cuisine make this tour a great experience. You will visit the Hermitage Museum, the picturesque churches of St Petersburg, magnificent fountain park of Peterhof and Catherine Palace with the Amber Room. Besides the classical sightseeing program, enjoy a relaxing canal cruise, and see the unique jewelry collection at the Faberge Museum. This is a great deal for those who want to get the maximum of their visa-free trip.

Meet the guide at the cruise port terminal of St Petersburg and start exploring the best sights of the Venice of the North. Small group size will allow you to enjoy the sightseeing in a friendly atmosphere and visa-free arrangements will save you from the stress of issuing the visa.
Here is a sample itinerary:
Day 1 (10 hours)
8:30-9:00 am - Meeting at the port terminal (the exact time depends on the cruise ship docking time) 
9:00 - 10:00 am – Panoramic city tour with picture stops at the most remarkable spots. You will enjoy the views of the Spit of Basil Island, St Peter & Paul Fortress, Summer Garden, St Michal’s Castle, Nevsky Prospect, Zinger House, Kazan Cathedral and much more. (All mentioned in the city tour is seen from outside only)
10:00 - 11:00 am - Transfer to the city of Pushkin (Tsarskoye Selo)
11:00 - 12:45 am - Excursion to Catherine's Palace with the Amber Room & Park
12:45 - 1:45 pm - Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant (included
1:45 - 2:30 pm - Transfer to the city of Peterhof
2:30 - 4:00 pm - Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof (park only)
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Ride back to St Petersburg 
5:00 - 6:00pm - Sightseein boat ride on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg
6:30 pm - Return back to the cruise ship 

Optional: You can order an evening activitiy 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 am - Meeting at the port terminal  
8:45-10:30 - City Tour with a short subway ride to see the most stunning metro stations (if time permits)
10:30 - 11:00 am - Excursion to the Church on the Spilled Blood
11:15 -1:15 pm- Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace (skip the line entry) 
1:30 - 2:30 pm - Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant (included) 
2:30 - 3:30 pm - Guided visit to the Faberge Museum to see the largest collection of Faberge Eggs 
3:45 - 4:15 pm - Excursion to St Isaac's Cathedral 
4:30-4:45 pm - Return back 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.

Get to know the best of St Petersburg during an all-inclusive shore excursion in a small group (max. 16 travelers). Professional and friendly guide, comfortable air-conditioned minibus, skips the line tickets and delicious 3-course lunches of Russian cuisine make this tour a great experience. You will visit the Hermitage Museum, the picturesque churches of St Petersburg, magnificent fountain park of Peterhof and Catherine Palace with the Amber Room. Besides the classical sightseeing program, enjoy a relaxing canal cruise, and see the unique jewelry collection at the Faberge Museum. This is a great deal for those who want to get the maximum of their visa-free trip.