St Petersburg Private Shore Excursion: Wheelchair-Friendly Essential Tour

St Petersburg Private Shore Excursion: Wheelchair-Friendly Essential Tour
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$219
Duration: 2 days
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Description

This 2 day private shore excursion is specially designed for travelers with special needs and enables our guests to explore all the best highlights of St Petersburg - the Hermitage Museum, major churches and cathedrals, Catherine's Palace, Peterhof and many others! Make yourself comfortable in the wheelchair that will be provided to you for the tour, feel free to go shopping, take amazing pictures and enjoy your time in the city on the Neva river! For cruise ship passengers no Russian Visa is required!

Your tour guide will meet you in the arrival hall of the cruise terminal, right after passport control. After comfortably seated in your private vehicle, you will start the tour. Please note the tour program will be adjusted to the days of the week.

Day 1 : 08.00 - 17.00
08.00 Meet your guide and driver by the ship.
08.10 - 12.00 Start City Overview Tour, including a photo stop by the Church on the Spilled Blood. Guided tours of Peter and Paul Fortress (duration 30-40 min) and St.Isaac's cathedral (duration 20-30 min). (Both places are wheelchair accessible)
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch in a local restaurant/cafe during the day (INCLUDED for groups of 8+ only)
13.00 - 16.30 Tour of the splendid Hermitage Museum (tour duration 3 hrs). (the museum is wheelchair accessible)
17.00 Return to the ship

Day 2 (09.00 - 17.00)
09.00 Meet your guide and driver by the ship
09.10 - 11.30 Depart to Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo to tour Catherine's palace with the famous Amber Room and Park. (actual palace tour duration 1 hr) (special elevator will be ordered for a wheelchair user with fast track admission)
11.40 - 12.30 Drive to Peterhof, the kingdom of fountains
12.40 - 15.00 Explore the wondeful gardens of Peterhof (Please note that gravel paths and sleep slopes in the park might impose a slight inconvenience for the person using a wheelchair)
Lunch in the park cafe (INCLUDED for groups of 8+ only)
15.00 - 16:30 Drive back to St Petersburg
17.00 - Return back to the ship

IMPORTANT: Lunches are included only for groups of 8 participants and more at a restaurant of tour operator's choosing. All participants get identical meals (typically a salad, a soup, a main course, tea/coffee). It's a client's responsibility to inform his/her manager about any dietary restrictions (Vegetarian, Gluten-free, etc) so that a proper meal could be ordered individually.

This 2 day private shore excursion is specially designed for travelers with special needs and enables our guests to explore all the best highlights of St Petersburg - the Hermitage Museum, major churches and cathedrals, Catherine's Palace, Peterhof and many others! Make yourself comfortable in the wheelchair that will be provided to you for the tour, feel free to go shopping, take amazing pictures and enjoy your time in the city on the Neva river! For cruise ship passengers no Russian Visa is required!