St Petersburg: Visa-Free 3-Day All Highlights Tour in a Small Group

St Petersburg: Visa-Free 3-Day All Highlights Tour in a Small Group
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$385
Duration: 3 days
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Description

Enjoy this comprehensive 3-day all-highlights group tour at the lowest price possible, yet with a comfort of sharing a small mini-bus with several other passengers. This is a Visa-Free service which means you do not need to obtain a Russian Visa required. Group size is limited to 16 people.

Your tour guide will meet you in the arrival hall of the cruise terminal, right after passport control. After checking in, take a seat in a comfortable air-conditioned Mercedes mini-bus. Once everyone has joined the group, the tour will begin. Waiting time is limited to 30 minutes after scheduled tour start time. Maximum number of passengers is 16.
Please look through the itinerary sample below:

Day 1
09:00 - 09:15 Meet your guide and driver by the ship.
09:15 - 13:00 Start City Overview Tour with multiple photo stops. Guided tours of Peter and Paul Fortress. Visit Farmer's market.  Make lots of picturesque stops for photos!
Drive past Smolny Convent &Cathedral. Drive by Alexander Nevsky Lavra.
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch at a local restaurant
13:30 - 14:30 Depart to Tsarskoye Selo
14:00 - 16:00 Guided tour of the Catherine's palace with Amber Room, and park
16:00 - 17:00 Drive back to the city. Subway tour on the way. 
17:00 Return back to the ship.
 
Day 2
09:00 Meet you guide and driver by the ship
09:10 - 10:00 Depart to Peterhof, the kingdom of fountains
10:00 - 11:00 Guided tour of the Grand Palace of Peterhof
11:00 - 12:30    Guided tour of the Lower Gardens of Peterhof
12:30 - 13:10 Return back to St. Petersburg
13:10 - 14:10 Lunch at a local restaurant
14:20 - 14:45 Guided tour of the Church on the Spilled Blood
15:00 - 16:30 Guided tour of Faberge Museum (group tour in English or self-exploration with an audio-guide; private tour depends on museum availability and size of the group)
17:00 Return back to the ship.

Day 3
09:00 Meet you guide and driver by the ship.
10:00 - 13:00 Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum with Special Early Admission
13:00 - 14:00   Lunch at a local restaurant
14:00 - 15:00 Guided tour of the Yusupov Palace, learn the story of Rasputin.
15:15 - 15:30 Guided tour of St. Isaac's cathedral
16:00 Return back to the ship.

IMPORTANT: the itinerary will be adjusted according to the days of the week and cruise ship's arrival/departure time. Tour order might vary, but inclusions will remain the same. Tour departure time may be adjusted depending on ships actual docking time.

Enjoy this comprehensive 3-day all-highlights group tour at the lowest price possible, yet with a comfort of sharing a small mini-bus with several other passengers. This is a Visa-Free service which means you do not need to obtain a Russian Visa required. Group size is limited to 16 people.