One-Day Classic Tour of St Petersburg with Hermitage & Fortress

One-Day Classic Tour of St Petersburg with Hermitage & Fortress
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$90
Duration: 7 hours
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Start exploring the city with a  private excursion to the birthplace to St Petersburg,  St Peter and Paul Fortress. During the tour, you will walk the historic cobblestones of the early 18th century enjoying the sights of the oldest construction of the city. You will discover the interior of  St  Peter and Paul Cathedral, the burial place of the Russian monarchs. Continue the sightseeing tour with a ride along the streets and embankments of St Petersburg in a comfortable car or a minibus and take your time for pictures during  multiple photo-stops.

Meet your private guide in the lobby of your hotel in the morning and take off to Nevsky Prospect to start  a panoramic city tour of St Petersburg by a comfortable car/minivan. See the historical center of the city with its splendid palaces, spacious squares, and peculiar corners. You will have picture stops at such important sports such as the Spit of the Basil's Island, Square of Arts, the State Russian Museum, Kazan Cathedral, the Church on the Spilled Blood, the Smolny Cathedral, and many other sights.
Later, discover the birthplace of the city, St Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral. You will walk on the territory of the oldest construction of the city and learn much about its founder, Peter the Great. Your professional guide will explain the history of the Russian Tsars in details during an inside visit of St Peter and Paul Cathedral.
Cross the Trinity Bridge and take an excursion to the famous Hermitage Museum. You will see the most important halls of the Winter Palace and the masterpieces of world-known painters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Titian, Rembrandt, and others. Get familiar with the vast collection of the European art displayed in the museum and learn more about the life of the Emperors and Russian history.
This private tour with an expert guide will give you a great introduction to St Petersburg at a comfortable pace.

Start exploring the city with a  private excursion to the birthplace to St Petersburg,  St Peter and Paul Fortress. During the tour, you will walk the historic cobblestones of the early 18th century enjoying the sights of the oldest construction of the city. You will discover the interior of  St  Peter and Paul Cathedral, the burial place of the Russian monarchs. Continue the sightseeing tour with a ride along the streets and embankments of St Petersburg in a comfortable car or a minibus and take your time for pictures during  multiple photo-stops.