One-day Private Shore Excursion with Faberge Museum

One-day Private Shore Excursion with Faberge Museum
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$135
Duration: 10 hours
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Take this private visa-free shore excursion to see the most important sights of St Petersburg just in one day. Enjoy panoramic views during an introductory city tour on a private a/c car or minivan with multiple stops to take pictures. Experience the Venice of the North during a canal cruise and discover the treasures of the Hermitage Museum during a brief 2,5-hour tour. Marvel a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood in picturesque Russian style. The gem of the tour is visiting the Faberge Museum and seeing the unique collection of Faberge Eggs.

After meeting with the guide in the port terminal, you will start discovering St Petersburg with a sightseeing city tour. Being the former Russian capital, the historic center is called an open-air museum for the number of impressive facades, churches, and cathedrals. Get on board and see the famous bridges from down, compare their balustrades and admire the gold of church cupolas drifting by as well as many architectural landmarks that line the banks of the Neva River and the canals. Summer GardenMichael’s CastleYusupov’s PalaceSt Isaac’s Square are only a few of places you are going to see in the majestic city of Saint Petersburg. The next activity is an excursion to the Hermitage Museum, a symbol of St Petersburg and a unique museum by the quantity and diversity of the presented art objects.
After a break for lunch, you will have an excursion to the Church of our Savior on the Spilled Blood, representing Russian architectural style. 
Lastly, have an audio guided tour of The Faberge Museum, which displays a fabulous collection, including the largest collection of Faberge eggs to be found anywhere in the world. The Faberge eggs are the extraordinary standard of the jewelry art. For their creation, only precious materials, such as gold, silver, diamonds, pearls, rubies, velvet, suede, and rock crystals, were used. Once finished, you will return to the cruise ship.

Please note: 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. On Wednesday, the Church on the Spilled Blood is closed, you will visit St Peter & Paul Cathedral instead (the burrial place of the Russian Tsars).
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.

Take this private visa-free shore excursion to see the most important sights of St Petersburg just in one day. Enjoy panoramic views during an introductory city tour on a private a/c car or minivan with multiple stops to take pictures. Experience the Venice of the North during a canal cruise and discover the treasures of the Hermitage Museum during a brief 2,5-hour tour. Marvel a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood in picturesque Russian style. The gem of the tour is visiting the Faberge Museum and seeing the unique collection of Faberge Eggs.