St. Petersburg Private 3-Day Highlights Tour

St. Petersburg Private 3-Day Highlights Tour
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$270
Duration: 3 days
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Description

Enjoy this exciting 3-day private tour which covers all the most popular highlights in St. Petersburg - the Hermitage, Catherine's Palace in Pushkin, Grand Palace and the Gardens in the Peterhof, Yusupov Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress, Church on the Spilled Blood, St. Isaac's Cathedral and private canal boat tour, which offers very beautiful views of the city from the water! No Russian Visa required for cruise ship passengers!
The tour is available for hotel guests in the low season (October - April)

Your tour guide will meet you in the arrival hall of the cruise terminal, right after passport control. After checking in, you'll be seated in a private comfortable air-conditioned sedan or Mercedes mini-bus (depends on the size of the group). After that, your tour starts. See sample itinerary below:

Day 1
9 a.m. - Meet your guide and driver by the ship
9:10 a.m. - Start your city tour with photo stops by some of the most famous sights of the city, such as the Admiralty, Anickov Palace and Bridge, Smolny Cathedral, and the Bronze Horseman. Guided tours of Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Farmer's market.
1 p.m. -  Lunch in a local restaurant/cafe during the day (included only for groups of 8+)
2 p.m. - Guided 2.5-hour tour of the Hermitage
5 p.m. - Return to your ship

Day 2
9 a.m.  Meet your guide and driver by the ship
09:10 a.m. - Depart to Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo to have a guided 1-hour tour of Catherine Palace with the famous Amber Room and Park
12 p.m. - Drive back to the city
1 p.m. - Lunch in a local cafe/restaurant (included only for groups of 8+)
2:30 p.m. - Private river and canal boat tour
3:45 p.m. - Guided 0.5-hour tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress and Peter and Paul Cathedral
5 p.m. - Return back to the ship

Day 3
9 a.m. - Meet your guide and driver by the ship
9:10 a.m. - Depart to Peterhof, the kingdom of fountains
10:10 a.m. - Guided 1-hour tour of the Peterhof Palace and Garden (Petrodvorets)
11:30 a.m. - Explore the wonderful gardens of Peterhof. Lunch in the park cafe (included only for groups of 8+).
1 p.m. - Hydrofoil back to Saint-Petersburg
2 p.m. - Guided 1-hour tour of Yusupov Palace with Rasputin exhibit
5 p.m. - Return back to the ship

Enjoy this exciting 3-day private tour which covers all the most popular highlights in St. Petersburg - the Hermitage, Catherine's Palace in Pushkin, Grand Palace and the Gardens in the Peterhof, Yusupov Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress, Church on the Spilled Blood, St. Isaac's Cathedral and private canal boat tour, which offers very beautiful views of the city from the water! No Russian Visa required for cruise ship passengers!
The tour is available for hotel guests in the low season (October - April)