Mini-Group 2 Day City and Suburbs Tour with the Boat Ride

Mini-Group 2 Day City and Suburbs Tour with the Boat Ride
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$199
Duration: 17 hours
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Description

This very popular small-group shore excursion includes all must sees of the city and  the most renown sights. During the tour you will have inside visits to the Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, St Isaac Cathedral, Catherine Palace and Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, Metro and more.  Canal and Neva River cruise  will offer you to enjoy the beauty of the city architecture, marvelous rivers and charming canals. Your friendly guide will introduce you the best of St Petersburg and its suburbs to make your trip memorable.

This excellent planned program offers you to see all the major highlights of St Petersburg and its suburbs. The boat trip in the city will leave the romantic memory of gorgeous St Petersburg.
 Day 1: ST PETERSBURG
8 am Meeting with your guide at the port terminal / lobby of your centrally located hotel.
Have a 1 hour BOAT RIDE  sightseeing to see the main city attractions from the waterside and enjoy its architecture.
Have a CITY TOUR  where you will see the major sites and historical attractions of St. Petersburg old center. In the middle of the day you will have free time for lunch in one of the local cafes . Lunch (own expense).
The tour includes inside visits of:
•    the Peter and Paul Fortress, the birthplace of St Petersburg
•    St. Isaac’s Cathedral – the biggest cupola cathedral of Russia
•    The Hermitage Musem-the  world famous museum of European Art and exclusive royal interiors
•    the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood-a superb example of Russian architecture and monumental and decorative art.
5 -6  am Return to your ship /centrally located hotel

 Day 2: PUSHKIN-PETERHOF
8 am Meeting with your guide at the port terminal / lobby of your centrally located hotel.
Drive to PUSHKIN, the former summer home of the Romanov tsars, located some 20 km south-east of St Petersburg.
Visit splendid Catherine Palace to stroll down its breathtaking golden sweet of rooms and to visit the famous Amber room. After the guided tour in the stunning palace you will be offered to have a walk in Catherine Park.  
Enjoy free time in Pushkin in the delightful, small town of Pushkin. Lunch (own expense).
Drive to PETERHOF , beloved summer residence of the founder of St Petersburg, Peter the Great. Visit Peterhof Fountain Park accurately referred to as the ‘Russian Versailles” which is included into the list of number one tourist attractions. Stroll  through the lower park to be impressed by its gorgeous fountains.
Return to St Petersburg and take the Metro (subway system) to see palace like stations .
5 am Return to your ship.
Note: the sequence of the sights can be changed.

This very popular small-group shore excursion includes all must sees of the city and  the most renown sights. During the tour you will have inside visits to the Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, St Isaac Cathedral, Catherine Palace and Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, Metro and more.  Canal and Neva River cruise  will offer you to enjoy the beauty of the city architecture, marvelous rivers and charming canals. Your friendly guide will introduce you the best of St Petersburg and its suburbs to make your trip memorable.