Full-Day Visa-Free Tour - City Highlights and Hermitage

Full-Day Visa-Free Tour - City Highlights and Hermitage
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$100
Duration: 8 hours
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Comfortable introductory shore excursion to St Petersburg visiting its treasures - the Hermitage Museum, the Church on the Spilled Blood and taking a boat trip on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. Great visa-free experience at an affordable price! You can choose an option without meal to choose a place to eat yourself or an option with traditional Russian lunch.

This private tour is perfect for your first time visit to see all the highlights of the historical center of St Petersburg. Enjoy a ride along the streets and embankments in a comfortable car or a minibus and take your time for pictures during multiple stops. Get the full introduction to the northern capital of Russia, and visit its birthplace - St Peter & Paul Fortress.

Continue the tour visiting the Hermitage Museum. Its complex is the largest museum of Russia and one of the richest in the world. It is definitely worth taking an excursion with a professional guide who will not let you get lost in nearly 1000 rooms of five historic buildings. You will discover some amazing interiors of the Winter Palace as well as the best collections of European art. Once the excursion is finished, you will have a break for a delicious traditional Russian meal (included, if you choose option with meal).

Next stop on your tour will be the symbol of St Petersburg – the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood. Admire the largest collection of mosaics in Europe (7000 square meters!) made by the most talented Russian masters and learn the history of this extraordinary place. Also visit the Kazan Cathedral – the principal cathedral of St. Petersburg. Your last activity will be taking a sightseeing boat cruise on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. Summer Garden, Michael’s Castle, Yusupov Palace, St Isaac’s Square are only a few of places you are going to see in the majestic city of Saint Petersburg. 
On Wednesdays, the Church of our Savior on the Spilled Blood is closed. It is replaced it with an excursion to St Peter and Paul Cathedral – the burial place of the Romanov family. 

Please note: the actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with cruise ship's schedule. 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.

Comfortable introductory shore excursion to St Petersburg visiting its treasures - the Hermitage Museum, the Church on the Spilled Blood and taking a boat trip on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. Great visa-free experience at an affordable price! You can choose an option without meal to choose a place to eat yourself or an option with traditional Russian lunch.