Small-Group Tour of Tzar's Village: Catherine Palace and Amber Room

Small-Group Tour of Tzar's Village: Catherine Palace and Amber Room
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$140
Duration: 4 hours
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Take advantage of this Join-in Small Group Special Early Admission to Catherine's Palace in Tzar's Village (Tsarskoye Selo). Make new friends and together get ahead of crazy crowds of large-bus tours. Group size is limited to 6 passengers.

09:30 Meet your guide and driver in the lobby of your hotel. Since there will be other people,  please be ready for pick up at 09:15. depending on your hotel location, you will be picked up first, second or third in line.

Your guide will carry a sign with the Lead Passenger's name on it. Transfer by mini-van to the Imperial Residence of Tsarskoye Selo located to the south of Saint Petersburg.

Guided tour of Catherine's palace with Amber Room with Special Fast Track Admission to minimize crowds. 
Your will learn the history of the palace construction and redesign by leading imperial architects, be amazed at the amount of destruction caused during the Second World War, learn about the tedious restoration process and hear the story of the famous Amber Room, how it disappeared and how it was newly recreated by talented amber craftsmen in the local workshops of Trsaskoye Selo.

After the palace tour you will proceed to explore the park of Tsarkoye Selo with beautiful sculptures, flowerbeds and multiple interesting park constructions that your guide will tell you about.

If you are hungry, you are welcome to enjoy a quick lunch at one of the park cafes, or just keep exploring with your guide.
 At 12:30 Set off to return back to St.Petersburg.
Approximately 13.30 Return back to your hotel.

Take advantage of this Join-in Small Group Special Early Admission to Catherine's Palace in Tzar's Village (Tsarskoye Selo). Make new friends and together get ahead of crazy crowds of large-bus tours. Group size is limited to 6 passengers.