The Grand Tour of St Petersburg offers visitors the opportunity to take in as much as possible of the city in a day's sightseeing: a complete tour of St Petersburg's most famous sites from the comfort of a car or mini van and with a knowledgeable and experienced guide. The tour is an excellent introduction to St Petersburg -- the second largest and most beautiful city in Russia. Over almost 300 years of its history St Petersburg accumulated all the grandeur of the Russian Imperial Court and became one of the largest centers of culture and science. Numbers are limited to six people on this small-group tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Peterhof is perhaps St Petersburg's most famous and spectacular Imperial estate. The Grand Palace, filled with fascinating and elaborate interiors, sits on top of a high seashore ridge overlooking the vast Lower Park. The palace at Peterhof sits amidst an enormous park, adorned with fountains, statues and pavilions. Numbers are limited to 6 people on this small-group tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Travel from St Petersburg Railway Station to your St Petersburg City Hotel. Transfer services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This is a private transfer service so the price is the same for groups of 1 - 3 transferred in a private car or 4 - 6 transferred in a private minibus.
Winter Peterhof tour and malamute sledding is a special winter tour created for those who is keen on both historical sightseeing and active adventures. The tour starts in Peterhof, the former summer residence of Royal Family where you will see the spacious and airy room of the Palace and take a walk in a winter park. After that we will take you to a malamute farm for dog sledding.
Discover UNESCO World Heritage–listed treasures in Russia on this private 8-hour St. Petersburg walking tour. Follow a private guide through St. Petersburg and take in top attractions including the Alexander Column, Belosselsky-Belozersky Palace, the Eliseev Emporium, and the Nevsky Prospect. Admire key sights of religious significance like the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and Kazan Cathedral, then stroll along winding pathways through pretty Michael Garden.
Envelope yourself with the charming atmosphere of most stunning cities of Russia – St Petersburg and Peterhof, which are respectively called “The Venice of the North” and “The Rival to Versailles”. (in summer time only) The 2 day tour (5 hours each day) includes visiting the best tourist attractions: Kazan Cathedral, St Isaac's Cathedral, Nevsky Prospect, the Hermitage. We will also have a chance to see St Petersburg from the local perspective, walking the off the beaten paths, through impressive gardens and old streets of the city, breathe in the historical air of the place and be mesmerized by the fascinating architecture of the cathedrals and the Peterhof Palace.
Explore the best local sceneries and landmarks the city has to offer on a 3 day tour in St Perersburg. Walk through the historical downtown, take a look into the finest landscapes, enjoy a sweet-scented cup of coffee in one of the best local cafes, take the river cruise down the Neva River and make yourself feel like home with our friendly local guide’s supervision. The tour runs 3 days, 5 hours each day. Total: 15 hours.
Among other highlights:
Enjoy the secrets of the city;
Try Russian authentic cuisine;
Get the local insight walking on the off the beaten paths of the city;
Take fascinating shots of the most famous bridges.
This 5-hour tour is best way to enjoy the legendary city of Gogol, Pushkin and Dostoevsky is to walk through the most historical sights of the city being guided by the knowledgeable local guide who can uncover many secrets about the local history and life. On this St Petersburg walking tour you will see the city's main attractions and monumentsand get an inside perspective on the local landmarks. Drop into Eliseev Emporium for the mouth-watering desserts and chocolate souvenirs. Try the best coffee in the coffee capital of Russia. Finish the tour with a traditional lunch in literary cafe.
Get a scent of the Venice of the North enjoying the romantic exquisite cruise along the Neva river.
The tour combines history, architecture, iconic views and fun, thus immersing you in the historical and artistic atmosphere and revealing the charms of the city’s history and architecture.
You will be able to take a different perspective on St Petersburg, relax and enjoy different stories your local guide will share with you along the way. This tour will make you understand why so many world-renowned poets, artists, painters, musicians have found their inspiration in this city.
Learn of St. Petersburg’s history and see sides to the city many visitors miss on this 2-hour walking tour. Follow your guide though the streets of St. Petersburg and gain insight into the events which shaped the city we see today. Learn of Russia’s Orthodox religion at the 19th-century Kazan Cathedral, and take in top city attractions such as Gostiny Dvor, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Palace Square, and the 18th-century Stroganov Palace.
This 5-hour tour is a perfect way to explore the historical side of St Petersburg and get more familiar with the Russian history and history of St Petersburg, the history of Russian royal family and the Peter and Paul Fortress which is known to be the first structure to be built in the city.
It has a rich history and was first intended to be a military base, but then became a government site, the burial place of the imperial family and ended up as a jail that held some of Russia's most prominent political prisoners. It is also a center of the city’s urban traditions, including daily firing of the cannon at noon. In Summer time the site turns into an ongoing party where everyone is invited.
You will certainly enjoy the local atmosphere, panoramic views and learn more about the history of Romanov Dynasty and the most artistic city of Russia.
What can be better than exploring the best of what St Petersburg has to offer? Peterhof, often referred to as “Russian Versailles”, is one of the most superb and jaw-dropping attractions in the city. Its long rich history and breathtaking views will give you an unforgettable experience.
Your local guide will tell you all about the history of the place, the royal families and outstanding personalities who lived there, like Peter the Great and Empress Elizabeth, and you will see the most beautiful fountains including the truly spectacular Grand Cascade.
You will be able to take thousands of fascinating shots of the local surroundings and feel the royal atmosphere of the place. (*The fountains work only from May through September).
Explore Russia’s rich history and cuisine on this 4-hour food and culture tour of St. Petersburg. Follow a guide through the bustling Nevsky Prospect to top city attractions including the Eliseyev Emporium, the Field of Mars, Palace Square, the State Hermitage Museum, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, and St. Michael's Castle. Admire fine views along the Moyka River, and stop at local cafes and restaurants to sample some of the cuisine St. Petersburg’s residents love such as Russian tea, ‘kvass’ or ‘borscht’ soups.
Tick off the #1 must-see in St Petersburg. Introduce yourself to 3 million works of art from the Stone Age to the present century. The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is recognised as the best museum in Russia and Europe.
The massive collection of the museum must be seen to be believed – it occupies five buildings along the Neva River. 350 rooms of the Hermitage sound very inspirational, until you know that you’d have to cover 20 kilometers. And it’s estimated you’d need to spend 11 years to fully explore the museum. Let your private guide do all the calculations and take you to the best collections and rooms in just 3 hours!
After the tour unleash your inner romantic and head along the banks of the Neva River for panoramic scene. The tour finishes at Palace Square. Take advantage of many secret bakeries and coffee shops around.
Go back in time to the 1770s and get absorbed in the unique interiors that keep the atmosphere feeling like past times. This Yusupov Palace used to be the Prince’s favorite residence in St Petersburg, and you’re going to find out why during a 3-hour walking tour.
Along with your friendly, expert guide and small group, you will visit the private rooms of Russian Princess Zinaida. See the furniture and furnishings that remained without significant changes; see the rosewood sofa, where the hostess posed for the famous portrait by Valentin Serov; see the amazing porcelain and Persian boudoirs. In the male half of the palace, you will be amazed with interiors of the middle of XIX century, Moorish living room, study and living room of Prince Henry II. Admire architectural gems. Learn about the fate of the owners of the house, the Yusupov family. You will hear the fascinating story about the artistic treasures of the Yusupovs and their intriguing mansion.
All roads in St Petersburg lead to the fine art, and on this tour you will unleash your inner art aficionado in the State Russian Museum, a unique historic and architectural complex. Soak into Russian history and art as it covers all historical periods and trends in the development of Russian art for more than 1,000 years: from 10th to 21st cc.
Founded in 1895, the State Russian Museum is the largest museum of Russian art in the world. The museum complex consists of 5 buildings: the Mikhailovsky Palace, the Benois Wing, St Michael’s Castle, the Marble Palace, the Stroganov Palace. The collection of over 400.000 units includes paintings, drawings, sculptures, coins, crafts and folk art.
After the tour take your time to enjoy the Mikhailovsky Garden and Summer Garden before getting back to the real world. Check out the Peter I Summer Palace, the Cabin of Peter the Great, the Tea House and the Coffee House for a complete experience in St Petersburg’s heartland.
This is the best way to spend 3 days in St. Petersburg! You will see the essential Highlights, from the galleries of the Hermitage to the fountains of Peterhof, and with added extras like a canal boat ride, a visit to the new Faberge Museum and the impressive collection of Impressionist paintings in the General Staff Building of the Hermitage. You will learn about the founding of St. Petersburg, its imperial past, the hardships of WWII, the Cold War period, and right up to modern day life.
Ideal for those with a limited amount of time in St. Petersburg, this private tour is a great introduction to the city in just one day. It covers two of the city's major attractions—the Hermitage Museum and Peter and Paul Fortress with Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral—plus includes photo stops at sights such as St. Isaac’s Square and the Winter Palace. Travel by private vehicle with a private guide.
This half-day tour gives an overview of St. Petersburg. It includes city tour with photo stops at the major city sights: the Spit of the Basil Island, Palace square, Nevsky prospect, St. Isaac square and many other places of interest.
Explore the most notable places in Saint-Petersburg with a private local guide for 4-hours. Get a rare glimpse into the history of Saint-Petersburg from its founding in 1703 all the way to modern times. Learn about the culture and the people of the city that has become the cradle of Russian civilization. Receive a basic understanding of the city and its people. This tour includes entrance fees, audio Guide, hotel pickup and drop-off.
This 4-hour sightseeing tour in St. Petersburg will give your the possibility to get a first acquaintance with the city and to get orientation to be able to move around St. Petersburg by yourself. During this tour you will see the main highlights, such as Nevsky Prospekt (the main street of the city), Spit of Vasilievsky island, St Isaac's Square, Palace Square and more. There will also be a walking tour to Peter and Paul fortress (admission ticket included in tour price) where you will be able to see the graves of the royal family.
On this 2-day tour of St. Petersburg you will get to see the most colourful and impressive sights of the city such as the Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Grand Palace, Catherine's Palace, and much more. You will see stunning art collections, beautiful and colourful architecture, scenic parks and cathedrals and learn about Russian history.
Get ready to experience the sights and sounds of Saint Petersburg and initial taste of art in the Hermitage Museum in this 6-hour private tour. Find yourself getting up close and personal with the history and cultural highlights of Saint Petersburg in this special tour created by experts in children tours. Private transportation, English-speaking guide and entrance fees are included.
One day private tour of the city and suburbs with special emphasis on filming locations from the BBC's epic War and Peace presents elegance and grandeur of St Petersburg. The tour offers a cocktail of visits following the fictional footsteps of the main characters in and around St Petrsburg. Dip into the 19th century atmosphere of fabulous aristocratic life and once again enjoy the time of Leo Tolstoy's adapted saga.
Enjoy this day tour which includes a city tour of St. Petersburg and a visit to Tsarskoye Selo and Pavlovsk and then experience a traditional Russian lunch in a typical national restaurant. At the end of the tour you will have an option of a tour extension by taking a boat excursion on the Neva river.
The State Russian Museum (formerly the Russian Museum of His Imperial Majesty Alexander III) is one of the largest depository of Russian fine art in the world. Its collections contains painting, sculptures, work of applied art and covers a period from 10th century to the present day. The museum was established on April 13th 1895, upon enthronement of Nicholas II to commemorate his father, Alexander III. Its original collection was composed of artworks taken from the Hermitage Museum, Alexander Palace, and the Imperial Academy of Arts. The ensemble of the square was formed since the 19th century and included to the UNESCO world heritage list.
Step back to the days of Russia’s 18th-century on a 4-hour tour of the Catherine Palace in Tsarskoe Selo. Travel from St Petersburg by private vehicle on same road as Catherine the Great did at her time!. Visit the Palace interiors, including the Amber Room, spectacularly coated in amber and mirrors; and admire the gardens and garden pavilions. As well as Tsarskoe Selo is very close to airport, this tour is the best option to be combined with transfer to airport Pulkovo.Just take your luggage and we will drive you to airport in time soon after the tour.
A very special tour in a limousine for you and your loved ones.See the mysterious side of St Petersburg and its bridges over the Neva during this night city tour . The content of the bar will satisfy you.
On this private 4-hour walking tour, you will get acquainted with highlights of Russian history, and pay a visit to the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul; a burial place of all Russian Tsars from Peter I to Alexander III. After the Fortress, take a walk along the Petrovskaya embankment to the cabin of Peter the Great, the first “palace” in a future capital of Russia. Today, the cabin is a branch of the State Russian Museum which is known for being the largest depository of Russian fine art in St. Petersburg.
100 years ago, the Great October Revolution took place under the direct supervision of its leader, Vladimir Lenin. Together with your guide and a personal driver, you will visit the sights associated with the revolutionary activity of Lenin during this 5-hour tour. See safe house in the city and a conspiracy place in the country "Shalash", Lenin was hiding immediately prior to the uprising. Learn about Lenin and why and how things happened in St. Petersburg.
Your 4-hour tour begins at the hotel in the center of St. Petersburg. Before your visit to the State Hermitage your historian guide will get you acquainted with many architectural and historical places on your way to the Palace Square. Although you probably heard and read a lot about this place, you can expect a profound story about the very heart of Russian Empire, because exactly from this place the Russian monarchs managed the one sixth of the planet territory. Hermitage itself does not need any advertising, but definitely in need of a professional art historian guide, since its huge museum!
You are short of time, just have a day or two, not more. How to get acquainted with the 300 year history of the Russian Empire's capital, to see the main items of its architecture, art treasures and history places? See the sights of St Petersburg on a city tour with a private guide who would not let you miss the top historical places and attractions in this wonderful city.
Learn about three centuries of history as you travel through the city by private car to visit palaces, cathedrals, squares and more, including the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, the Hermitage, St.Isaac's Cathedral and the Fortress of Saints Peter and Paul.
Our gift-visit is the Kazan cathedral which houses the main shrine of the miraculous icon of Our Lady of Kazan.
The tour begins at your hotel, from where you will go together with your guide to the first point- largest cathedral in Russia, St. Isaac's Cathedral. Walk around, go inside, and climb to its colonnade to watch the historical part of the city from above. Next - The Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan. It looks very familiar; in fact It was modelled by architect Andrey Voronikhin after the St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Michail Kutuzov, the commander-in-chief of Russian troops in war against Napoleon, is buried here. Final stop is the Church of Saviour on the Spilled Blood. It looks like a fairy-tale both outside and inside, although its history follows its name. Nothing could be compared with the fabulous mosaics of this cathedral, which covers 7500 sq.m inside.
The tour begins at your hotel where your guide will meet you. By comfortable car you will go around the city visiting its historic places with stops for photo at your choice. The story told by a professional guide will let you come closer to the events of 300 years of St. Petersburg history. The city, built by the will of the Emperor Peter was intended to overshadow the beauty and grandeur of all European capitals. You will visit Nevsky prospect-the main street of St. Petersburg, grew along with the city, the Peter and Paul fortress - place, which the emperor Peter chose for a laying of the city not only an example of architecture, but also a tomb of all Russian emperors. St. Isaac's Cathedral and a lot of others interesting places.
Peterhof is perhaps St Petersburg's most famous and spectacular Imperial estate. The Grand Palace, filled with fascinating and elaborate interiors, sits on top of a high seashore ridge overlooking the vast Lower Park. Peter's personal Palace " Monplaisir", built in Dutch style,is located just near the sea. The palaces at Peterhof sit amidst an enormous park, adorned with fountains, statues and pavilions. Numbers are limited to 6 people on this small-group tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.
Join a 4-hour tour of Dostoevsky's St. Petersburg. Your guide will meet you at your hotel and transfer you by car to a number of places that are connected with Dostoevsky in the city. Visit Haymarket Square, where all events in "Crime and Punishment" took place. Walk, speak of the 19th century and visit a museum of Dostoevsky as well.
You are also welcome to express respect for the writer at his grave at the memorial cemetery.
A romantic and family friendly evening starts with a 2-hour walking guided tour around the main sightseeing of Saint-Petersburg and ends in a nice restaurant with a traditional Russian cuisine and an entertaining Gypsy musical show. Traveling on foot is the best way to get a close-up look at State Hermitage or Peter and Paul Fortress and plenty of other astonishing architectural pieces that are concentrated in downtown Saint Petersburg. Just imagine yourself walking from St. Isaac’s Cathedral to Kazan Cathedral through the Palace Square on a bright sunny day! It's the ultimate inslow travel; you'll experience each attraction at a leisurely pace, examining the architecture up close rather than whizzing by in a car.
The-first-class arrangement of your trip to Saint-Petersburg. Any journey has to be smooth and stress-free whatever its purpose is (business, event, sport or leisure). It's that easy to start your visit to Saint-Petersburg with a Personal City Assistant- a person who knows Saint-Petersburg, its routes, museums, stores, services, restaurants and theatres.
Let romantic atmosphere in your trip to Saint-Petersburg. One hour city tour on a luxury limousine car with sparkling wine and sweets will make an evening unforgettable. The driver pick you up from the hotel and take to the most impressive sightseeing illuminated at night. As an option, you can order a package which includes a professional photographer service or/and a bunch of flowers.
The Drawbridges Private Tour is a great opportunity to watch famous and spectacular drawbridges rising their wings with a personal approach. It's your choice to walk, drive or take a boat. In any case you will be accompanied by a professional guide who will meet you in a hotel lobby, escort to the main sightseeing of Saint-Petersburg Summer night - Drawbridges, and comment all this unforgettable walk.
Private Guided Tour to one of two surviving St. Petersburg residences of the monumentally wealthy Yusupov family, the Yusupov Palace on the Moika River is perhaps most famous as the scene of the assassination of Grigory Rasputin, and is one of the few aristocratic homes in the city to have retained many of its original interiors. This tour and the professional guide will take you back in history of Saint-Petersburg.
Need taxi to Mariinsky theatre? Get even more choosing a transfer service to any Theatre or Museum in Saint-Petersburg from your centrally located Hotel and back with the same driver will let you concentrate on the event not thinking about arrangement. A professional driver takes You to a desired destination and back at the appointed time.
This evening tour is one of the easiest and most comfortable way to see St. Petersburg. You will have one hour boat ride along rivers and canals, see magnificent mentions of Russian nobility, enjoy panoramic views of the Neva river as well as famous draw bridges and embankments. This is the private boat ride with your personal tour guide. The tour can start any time.
Enjoy an excursion to Peterhof Palace which was founded in 1710 and was conceived as the main and most beautiful Summer residence of the Emperor. Depending on the weather you will travel to Peterhof by Hydrofoil.
Take a tour to Gatchina - small town, located in 50 kilometers from St. Petersburg. In 1783 Catherine II bought Gatchina Farmstead for Duke Paul Petrovich - the future Emperor Paul I, now the Gatchina Palace.
Entering one of the biggest art museums in the world ahead of line you are to see both premises of the former winter imperial residence and highlights of the art collection (paintings, sculptures, jewellery, furniture, tapestries)
Best of Saint Petersburg 3-hour walking tour leads you to the most iconic and well-known Saint Petersburg’s attractions, from the Nevsky Prospect, to the Cathedral of Savior on Spilled Blood.Enjoy visiting the most beloved city by Pushkin, Dostoevsky and Chajkovsky with a professional tour guide.The route includes all the best of St. Petersburg that you can’t miss. Discover why the city is called the Northern Venice and you’ll know about history, art, and some interesting facts and legends. St. Petersburg will surprise you with its charm, and its spectacular architectures and theaters.
S.Petersburg is the cultural capital of Russia. On the banks of the Neva River, the old Petrograd and Leningrad, now known also as the “Venice of the North” for its 40 islands and more than 400 bridges, he met in 2003 the 300th anniversary of its founding at the hands of Peter the Great. The Hermitage, one of the largest art galleries in the world, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, well worth a visit.
It is called also like North Venice for an uncountable number of canals and rivers. It is the city of Peter the Great, the city loved by Puskin, Dostojevsky, Chajkovsky; a really wonderful city full of museums, theaters, palaces and monuments. The City also famous for its white nights. Walking guided tour is the best way to discover the city.
A fully organized day in Saint Petersburg! It’s the greatest way to enjoy the best of the city, with the company and the help of an expert local Guide. And with a perfect path, tours are perfectly organized to optimize the time of your staying and to discover all the highlights and hidden treasures of Saint Petersburg. The Guide will tell you everything you need to know about the most famous monuments and sites you will admire: facts and figures, but also entertaining stories and secrets; and will stroll with you through their elegant buildings. S.Petersburg is amazing city with the great history. S.Petersburg is among the best-planned cities in the world, which you can check with our tour in full day. Walking tour is the best way to know the city, its history, find every hidden corner, feel the size and expanse, admire the real beauty of the city.
The State Hermitage Museum is one of the largest and interesting museums in the world. Hermitage collection includes about 3 million units. It would take you several years to see all the collections. During the tour in the Hermitage, you will familiarise with the most interesting halls and great famous works of art. The title of our tour – Hermitage – , it is not surprising, the Hermitage and St. Petersburg are strictly linked. It would be wonderful on arrival at this extraordinary city, to visit the best museum of it, museum of the world history and one of the most important in the world.
A professional, multi-lingual guide will accompany your group on a tour of the city. You can choose a predetermined itinerary or you may create your own - your guide will be happy to accommodate your own preferences.
If you have just one day in St. Petersburg, this 6-hour city and Hermitage tour is really what you need. Enjoy a great city tour to the see real gems of the city, time for lunch and the Hermitage. You'll explore the heart of the most cultural Russian city with a local expert guide. You’ll also easily get oriented in the city and, thanks to the smaller group, you can interact with your guide.
This 6-hour Russian fairy tales tour of the winter city and the suburban city of Pavlovsk is a very popular tour as among the guests and the locals of St. Petersburg. The tour allows to learn the history of Saint Petersburg and feel its magic Christmas atmosphere. It is only in winter that you can admire how winter holidays transform the city and fill it with the magic of white snow and crystal ice of the numerous rivers and canals. The visit of St Petersburg suburbs makes the trip unforgettable and unique.
The Best 3 Day Private Tour will maximize your time in the remarkable Russian city of St Petersburg. It includes all the major highlights of St Petersburg and during the tour you will explore intriguing exhibits in the Museums of the Hermitage and General Headquarters, enjoy the magnificent beauty of the Church on the Spilled Blood and exclusive Faberge Museum; visit the majestic residences of Catherine Palace and Pavlovsk. With your professional and friendly guide the Russian history will be visualised and your stay in St Petersburg will become an unforgettable experience.
This very popular, small group shore excursion introduces all St Petersburg Highlights in the best way to make your visit memorable. The tour includes all l the most requested inside visits in St Petersburg and its surroundings: Hermitage/Winter Palace, Faberge museum in Shuvalov Palace, St Isaac Cathedral, Church on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace/Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, Metro, canal and Neva River cruise, and more. The tour is limited to a maximum of 15 group members.
The tour includes all the must sees sights and all the most requested inside visit to the Faberge Musem. This very popular, small group shore excursion is the best choice for the travellers who want to get the most of st Petersburg visit in a single day. The tour program guarantees you will have an unforgettable time and enjoy every single moment of your stayng in St. Petersburg! The tour is limited to a maximum of 15 group members.
On this tour you will see all the major highlights of St Petersburg and visit the Faberge Museum. This friendly, very popular, excursion is the best choice for the travellers who want to get the most of st Petersburg visit in a single day. The tour includes all the must sees sights and all the most requested inside visits in St Petersburg: Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, canal and Neva River cruise, and more. The tour insures you will have an unforgettable time and you may wish to come back again!
2 day customized tour is the best presentation of Russian history, culture and everyday life. The Tour covers the best of St Petersburg sights and introduces its suburbs. This highly personal private tour includes inside visits: Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace/Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, a Metro ride, and more. The canal and Neva River cruise will certainly become one of the romantic parts of your visit of St Petersburg.
On this tour you will see all the major highlights of St Petersburg and visit the nearby town of Peterhof, which is 30 km away from St Petersburg. This friendly, very popular, small group shore excursion is the best choice for the first time travellers who want to get the most of st Petersburg visit in a single day. The tour includes all the must sees sights and all the most requested inside visits in St Petersburg and Peterhof: Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, Peterhof Fountain Park, canal and Neva River cruise, and more. The tour insures you will have an unforgettable time and you may wish to come back again with your family and/or friends! The tour is limited to a maximum of 15 group members.
See the main sights and learn about local life in St. Petersburg on this small-group, guided city tour. You'll visit the Hermitage/Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, St Isaac’s Cathedral, Kazan Cathedral, Peterhof Fountain Park, Catherine Palace/ Amber Room, Imperial Park, Metro, and more.
Enjoy a unique guided tour along the rooftops of St. Petersburg’s historic area with a knowledgeable guide. Admire the city’s landmarks and monuments from up high and take in panoramic views as you hear about St. Petersburg’s past.
This very popular private tour introduces marvelous St Petersburg and its suburbs. The tour includes all must sees and a visit of the Faberge Museum with its world famous collection of exclusive jewelry pieces. Very popular canal and Neva River trip will let you feel the romantic atmosfere of the city called Northen Venice. During the tour you will have inside visits of the most renown sights of St Petersburg and its suburbs: the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace and Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, Metro and more. You will get the most from you visit of St Perersburg with the an accomplished private guide.
This full-day tour offers an unforgettable introduction to St Petersburg history. It will be interesting as for first time travelers and experienced visitors of this marvelous city. The tour includes a very popular canal and Neva River trip and inside visits of the most renowned sights of St Petersburg: the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, Metro and more. The program also includes a Russian style lunch.
Enjoy a private 5-hour tour to St Petersburg's suburbs including a visit of the world renown royal parks of imperial summer residences in Pushkin and Pavlovsk, exclusive Pavlovsk palace and a joyful horse ride in traditional Russian sleigh in areas of Pavlovsk landscape park -- a fantastic experience during the winter season.
Become a local in St. Petersburg for a 3 hours with a professional local guide on this immersive walking tour. Learn history and culture, as well as absorb the spirit of Imperial Russia and modern Europe as you shown how the lives of locals carry out on a daily basis.
Panorama of St. Petersburg from the height of the bird's flight is a delightful and fascinating spectacle! To walk along the roofs means to be initiated. After this the city will welcome you as a native.
Enjoy a private walking tour in St. Petersburg and feel the magic of the Russian winter in the very center of the city. Try a cup of traditional herbal tea in the beginning of your tour and stop for some typical Russian treats later on during your tour.
Walking tour.Feel the magic of Russia in the very center of Saint-Petersburg. Try a cup of traditional herbal tea in the beginning of your tour and stop for some typical Russian treats later on during your tour.
Russian art and architecture are St Petersburg’s biggest draws, and on this 3-hour walking tour you’ll see two of its finest examples. Gaze in awe at the attention-grabbing architecture of the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, and then head inside to marvel at its equally opulent interior. The second part of your tour includes a visit to St Petersburg’s Russian Museum, a cultural gem with more than 400,000 pieces of artwork from different genres dating back to the 10th century.
Numbers are limited to six on this small-group art tour, ensuring you’ll enjoy personalized attention from your guide.
Admire renowned paintings and sculptures by Leonardo Da Vinci, Picasso and Van Dyk, on this inspiring small-group walking tour of the State Hermitage Museum, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums, housing more than 3 million works of art in its collection. Led by an expert guide, you will view masterpieces of the Italian Renaissance and French Impressionists, as well as works by Spanish and Flemish artists, and even see a few St Petersburg attractions on the way.
This tour is limited to six people, providing a small-group experience with your guide.
Experience spectacular St Petersburg, illuminated at night, on this small-group tour by minivan in the former capital of the Russian empire. Your expert guide will point out the magnificent floodlit monuments in the city center including the State Hermitage Museum and St Isaac's Cathedral as well as the surrounding streets, squares and embankments of the Neva River. This city’s unique architectural heritage, even more magical at night, is not to be missed!
This tour is limited to six people, providing a small-group experience with your guide.
Visit the summer residences of the Romanov tsars at Tsarskoe Selo, near Saint Petersburg, and the imperial complex at Pavlovsk. You’ll see the Russian Baroque palace of Catherine the Great and its Amber Room, and the residence of her son, Emperor Paul I.
Visit the Imperial Palace of Peterhof on a 4-hour tour that includes a high-speed boat road from St Petersburg. After zipping along the Neva River from Winter Palace, step onto dry land at Peterhof and explore its Lower Park and Grand Palace.
Enjoy a luxurious experience of St. Petersburg during a comprehensive 2-day shore excursion in the remarkable Russian city. With an accomplished guide, discover the most sought-after sights, including Peterhof Palace and the Grand Church.
Experience the best of St. Petersburg and learn about the city’s incredible history on this 8-hour sightseeing tour. With an expert guide, admire the historical highlights of Russia’s most beautiful city.
Explore St. Petersburg's top highlights and attractions along with a visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress, once used as a political prison. Discover the Nevsky Prospect, admire the city's architectural masterpieces, and take in the massive Palace Square.
Enter into a world of extravagance at the imperial palace of Catherine I. A perfect example of late Baroque architecture, see where the Tsars of the 18th century spent their summers. Highlights include the illustrious Amber Room and Catherine Park.
See the best of Saint Petersburg on a comprehensive 5-day tour. Visit the Peter & Paul Fortress. Discover Peterhof, explore the Hermitage Museum, and relax on the "Rivers & Canals" boat trip. You’ll do all this and more on this professionally guided tour!
Explore the imperial residences of St. Petersburg on a 3-day sightseeing tour. Discover the Winter Palace and Hermitage, visit Pushkin’s Baroque Catherine Palace and Amber Room, and explore the wonderful palace and park of Pavlovsk.
Illuminations tour along the spectacular floodlit monuments. Magical and magnificent by night, a drive through Saint-Petersburg and its beautiful illuminated buildings should not be missed by any visitor to the northern capital.
Explore the top highlights and attractions of St. Petersburg along with a visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress. Discover Nevsky Prospect, admire the city's architectural masterpieces and take in the massive Palace Square.
St. Petersburg's most famous and spectacular Imperial estate. Located on the seashore The Grand Palace and park complex of Peterhof with its unique array of fountains is considered to be one of the most beautiful in the world. Come see for yourself!
This marvelous Russian-style church was built on the spot where Emperor Alexander II was assassinated. It claims to have more mosaics than any other church in the world. The tour continues in the Russian Museum - the world's largest museum of Russian art.
Ride a hydrofoil to the Grand Palace and gardens of Peterhof, St Petersburg’s amazing imperial estate and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy a cruise down the Neva River and explore the royal grounds with your knowledgeable guide, learning about the elaborate 18th-century fountains, sculptures and palaces commissioned by Tsar Peter the Great.
This tour is limited to nine people, providing a small-group experience with your guide.
Explore enchanting St Petersburg by boat on a 2-hour small-group sightseeing cruise along the Neva River. After a short walk down Nevsky Prospekt -- the city’s most prominent address – hop on board your luxury boat and admire all the sights that line St Petersburg’s romantic waterways. See the Peter and Paul Fortress that was built by Russian Tsar Peter the Great, and see cultural city highlights like Mariinsky Theatre. Pass under countless charming bridges and compare different examples of architecture on New Holland Island.
Numbers are limited to six on this small-group sightseeing cruise, ensuring you’ll enjoy personalised attention from your guide.
Explore the popular State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg while visiting Russia with this guided 3-hour small-group tour.This is one of the world's largest and most prestigious museums and as a must-see for all first-time travelers to the city. With over 3 million items in its collection, it also definitely rewards repeat visits, and new-comers can only hope to get a brief taste of the riches on offer here, from Impressionist masterpieces to fascinating Oriental treasures.
Enjoy a trip to the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg, built in 18th century and a must-see attraction for anyone interested in the city's rich history. Located on the banks of the beautiful Neva River, the towering Peter and Paul Fortress dominate the skyline of St Petersburg. Established in 1703 by Peter the Great, the Peter and Paul Fortress has held some high-profile criminals in its prison cells, including 'Crime and Punishment' author Fyodor Dostoevsky and Lenin's right-hand man, Leon Trotsky.
Experience Russia's 'Venice of the North' St. Petersburg from the eyes of our expert guides during this 4-hour half day tour. Your professional historian guide will not bother you with tons of facts rather tell you urban legends, interesting stories and funny jokes! Believe us, many of these stories you will bring back home.
See one of the wonderful churches, the icons of golden mosaics and the columns of malachite and lapis lazuli in the grand St Isaac’s Cathedral also known as the museum of four cathedrals with this tour in St. Petersburg. We will make every effort possible to make your visit to the cathedrals a memorable experience, convenient and comfortable for you.
Saint-Petersburg is fairly called “North Venice”. The walking along its rivers and canal is a beautiful and interesting trip. Delight in magical St Petersburg on a 3.5 hours sightseeing cruise along the Neva River. Wonderful, often unexpected sights of the famous architectural ensembles are open to you. Frankly speaking, Petersburg should be seen from water – it’s difficult to find something more beautiful somewhere. There are some piers in the center of the city where you can start you travelling from. We suggest trips with interesting route in the historical part of the city: the Fontanka River, the Moika River, popular trips during White Nights; also trips with going out to the Finnish bay.
Take a Half Day Tour and Explore one of St. Petersburg's most famous and popular visitor attractions "The Peterhof Palace”, which consist of a series of palaces and gardens located in Petergof, Saint Petersburg, Russia, laid out on the orders of Peter the Great. The palace-ensemble along with the city center is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the Lower Park, Grand Palace (Bolshoi Dvorets) and Upper Garden (Verhnyy Sad), Grand Cascade (Bolshoi Kaskad) each of which are extravagant in their own right.
Visit the legendary Avrora ,1900 Russian protected cruiser ,currently preserved as a museum ship in St.Petersburg. Aurora was one of three Pallada-class cruisers, built in St. Petersburg for service in the Pacific. All three ships of this class served during the Russo-Japanese War. Aurora survived the Battle of Tsushima and was interned under US protection in the Philippines, eventually returned to the Baltic Fleet. The second ship, Pallada, was sunk by the Japanese at Port Arthur in 1904. The third ship, Diana, was interned in Saigon after the Battle of the Yellow Sea. One of the first incidents of the October Revolution in Russia took place on the cruiser Aurora.
The Northern Capital of Russia is really worth to look at. The history is all around the centre, the architecture is stunning, the parks are fresh and green and the innumerous rivers and canals give the city the unique spirit. The complete city tour gives you the good taste of St Petersburg and a chance to see the panoramic picture of it. You will get acquainted with:
Peter and Paul’s Fortress – the very beginning of St Petersburg
Enjoy the fantastic beauty of St. Petersburg in winter and get all the advantages of traveling off season. Only in winter (from 1st of November to the 31st of March) our White Days Package is available.
The package includes 3 different tours we consider the most interesting and enjoyable in winter time: - City tour including the Spilt Blood Cathedral (car/minivan with a drive is included) - 3.5 hours - Hermitage Museum tour - 3 hours - The Catherine palace (car/minivan with a drive is included) - 4 hours
You can get these tours on 3 different days or combine two of them in one day.
Welcome to enjoy Russian winter in St. Petersburg!
Join this 4-hour walking tour in the city of St Petersburg and enjoy learning about the life beyond all the gilded palaces, cathedrals and other touristy spots. Learn about the city and explore its fabric by strolling its historical neighborhoods, visiting markets, active churches, backyards of residential buildings. Discuss cultural peculiarities, visit addresses of famous residents, writers, politicians, scientists and other celebrities.
Two-day private walkig tour with visiting of Hermitage, Church of the Savior on Blood, St.Isaac's cathedral, Summer Garden, Peter and Paul Fortress, Grand Palace and Lower gardens of Peterhof and hydrofoil trip.
Tree-days private tour with visiting of Hermitage, Church of the Savior on Blood, St.Isaac's cathedral, Summer Garden, Peter and Paul Fortress, Peterhof with a hydrofoil trip and Tsarskoye Selo. It consists of 2 walking days and 1 day by car.
One-day private tour by car with visiting of Grand Palace and Lower gardens of Peterhof, Peter and Paul fortress, Hermitage and one cathedral on your choice: Church of the Savior on Blood or St.Isaac's cathedral.
One-day private tour by car with visiting of Hermitage and one of museums for your choice: Peter and Paul fortress, Church of the Savior on Blood or St.Isaac's cathedral. And afterwards - escursion to Peterhof with visit to Grand Palace and Lower gardens with fountains.
Two-days private tour by car with visiting of the most prominents museums of the city: Hermitage, Peter and Paul fortress, Church of the Savior on Blood and St.Isaac's cathedral. And a tour to the suburbs - Tsarskoye Selo and Pavlovsk, with excursions in palaces and parks.
Tree-days private tour by car with visiting of the most interesting museums of the city: Hermitage, Peter and Paul fortress, Church of the Savior on Blood, St.Isaac's cathedral, Yusupov Palace, Faberge and Vodka museums. And a tour to the suburbs - Tsarskoye Selo and Pavlovsk.
Step back in time to Leningrad, communist-era St Petersburg, and explore the city on an evening walking tour, seeing intriguing sites from its communist past. The 2-hour tour takes in attractions like the former KGB (secret police) facility (known as The Big House), a Soviet-era café, the Field of Mars and a restored battleship. Hear tales of the two key rulers, Lenin and Stalin, while enjoying an insight into life in St Petersburg between 1917 and 1991.
Explore the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg on a 3-hour walking tour with an art-loving guide. With some 3 million pieces of artwork on display, the museum – known officially as the State Hermitage – showcases one of the world’s largest art collections, spanning from prehistoric times to the modern day. See highlights like Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Benois Madonna,’ learn little-known facts about the artists and their work, and visit the museum’s most extravagant rooms.
Enjoy a midnight cruise around St Petersburg and see the city’s drawbridges rise – an event that happens each night. As you glide around the elegant canals, admire St Petersburg’s illuminated attractions reflecting on the romantic Neva River. Look out for top city sights like Mikhailovsky Castle, Peter and Paul Fortress and Vasilyevsky Island; pass underneath Trinity Bridge; and learn all about the city from the onboard guide.
Discover St Petersburg’s underground art scene on a 1.5-hour tour of its palatial-looking metro stations! Led by a local guide who is passionate about the city’s art and history, the tour includes visits to the must-see stations around town: Ploshchad Vosstaniya, Avtovo, Kirovskiy Zavod and Admiralteyskaya. See bas-relief carvings, learn about Soviet Union history and visit one of the world’s deepest underground stations.
Hear stories of revenge, romance and Imperial aristocracy on a 2-hour evening walking tour of St Petersburg! Focusing on the eccentric St Peterburgians of bygone days, the commentary on this fascinating legends tour is rich with mystery and humor – just like the city itself. Learn of the exploits of Catherine the Great and her secretive son Tsar Paul I, and see Mikhailovsky Castle (St Michael’s Castle) along with lesser-celebrated gems like the diminutive Chizhyk-Pyzhik Monument.
Learn all about St Petersburg’s history and sights on a 3-hour walking tour, led by a private guide! The itinerary can be tailored to specific interests; simply let the guide know when the tour starts. Then, head off to discover top St Petersburg attractions like Palace Square, Winter Palace, Senate Square and more. This exciting tour also includes visits to St Isaac's Cathedral and the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood.
Experience the cultural highlights of St Petersburg on a 3-hour walking tour with a guide. As you explore the spectacular city on foot – from Palace Square to St Isaac’s Square – you’ll learn about its imperial history and view prominent landmarks along the way. See St Isaac’s Cathedral, stroll down Nevsky Prospect, and pass the Summer Gardens and the Field of Mars on the way to the most famous church in town. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
Discover the hidden secrets of St. Petersburg at night and marvel at its tucked-away oddities on this small-group walking tour with a guide. Visit the city’s oldest and most beautiful railway station, discover metro station art relics, and sip on vodka in a bar famous among locals. Enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
Learn how to cook Russian food fit for a tsar on a private 2-hour cooking class in St Petersburg. Simply book the class for a time that suits you and discover the secrets behind classic Russian creations like ‘bliny,’ ‘borsch’ and beef stroganoff. Hear about the country’s rich culinary history from a professional local chef and savor the dishes with some a glass of cranberry 'mors' – just as the Russians do!
Visit Peter and Paul Fortress in St Petersburg with a private guide and learn about its rich history on a 3-hour walking tour! The sprawling site is fascinating to explore, with old prison buildings and an ornate Baroque cathedral. Visit Trubetskoy Bastion, a prison-turned-museum and gaze in awe at the extravagant interior of Peter and Paul Cathedral where Tsar Peter the Great is buried.
Explore Peterhof, St Petersburg’s breathtaking Tsarist palace, on a 6-hour walking tour with a private guide! Often considered Russia’s answer to the Palace of Versailles, the ornate palace complex is home to more than 140 fountains as well as extensive gardens and a collection of palatial buildings. Visit highlights like the Grand Cascade in the Lower Park, Grand Palace and Monplaisir villa, and learn all about the site’s rich history. The tour operates with a flexible itinerary and can be tailored to your interests.
Explore St Petersburg with a private guide on a 4-hour city highlights tour! Learn all about the city history as you travel around the city by private vehicle, and stop for photos and strolls near key attractions like the Church on Spilled Blood and Winter Palace, home to the Hermitage Museum. See Peter and Paul Fortress and visit Nevsky Prospekt, the city’s main shopping street. The itinerary can be tailored to your preferences.
Tick through the must-sees of St Petersburg on this 3-hour city tour with an expert guide. Traveling by minivan or car, stop to admire the city views from the Spit of St Basil Island and visit Peter and Paul Fortress and Peter and Paul Cathedral, the latter the burial place of Romanov emperors. See Nevsky Prospekt, take photos of the Winter Palace at Palace Square, and admire the onion-domed Church of the Savior Spilled Blood. Ideal for first-time visitors, this small-group tour is limited to six people for a personalized experience.
Beat the crowds and lines at St Petersburg’s Hermitage Museum with this 3-hour tour inside one of the world’s greatest art galleries. With an expert guide, enjoy skip-the-line entry, and between May and September, gain early admission so you can start your tour before the crowds. Enjoy personalized attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to six people.
Discover Saint-Petersburg in a retrospective way! The tour highlights architecture, significant places and lifestyle of Leningrad(former Saint Petersburg) as a cradle of revolution and "Soviet Intelligence"
In 1941-1944 the city survived the most destructive siege in the history of human warfare. More than 800 000 citizens lost their lives to starvation, cold, artillery shelling and air raids. The Siege of Leningrad tour offers you a unique opportunity to go beyond the city's tourist facades and visit the battlefields and memorial sites of the most dramatic siege of the WWII.
This political history tour gives a concise introduction to the history of 3 Russian revolutions which took place in the 20th century in Saint Petersburg and includes the most significant sites connected to them.
Get ahead of the crowds to explore the magnificent Peterhof Grand Palace and Gardens on this 5-hour tour from St Petersburg. Travel to Peterhof, sometimes dubbed the ‘Russian Versailles’, and enjoy early admission to the Grand Palace before it opens to the public. Tour the opulent interiors originally designed by Peter the Great, and roam the Lower Gardens to see some of the spectacular 100-plus fountains, including the gold Grand Cascade, that are Peterhof’s crowning glory. Enjoy personalized attention from a guide on this small-group tour, limited to six people.
Enjoy this private guided day tour which can be completely customized to your preferences. Enjoy skip-the-line admission to most crowded attractions, explore off the beaten track sights and make new friends!
Take advantage of fast-track admission to Catherine's palace and Amber Room in the favourite residence of Empress Catherine the Great - Tsarskoye Selo - and see what was left from it after the hard days of the Second World War. Enjoy the unconventional beauty of the newly-recreated Amber Room, which is considered to be the 8th wonder of the world. Visit Amber Work Shop to learn in detail how the restoration process happened. Take home a little sweet souvenir of your visit.
See the best of northern Russia's top attractions with your guide on 3- to 8-hour private tour of St Petersburg. Ideally, the tour is for travelers short on time. You'll travel to attractions within an air-conditioned vehicle. The tour includes a number of possible adds-ons and is audio-guided for certain attractions.
Get started from Peter & Paul Fortress up to St. Isaac’s Square via Vassilevsky Island. Immerse yourself in the culture and architecture of the city as you travel along Nevsky Avenue to the heart of St Petersburg - Palace Square. Head inside the Hermitage Museum to see artwork by Da Vinci, Rafael, Rembrandt, Michelangelo and many others. The tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off and complimentary bottled water.
Enjoy a small-group tour of St. Petersburg's Hermitage Museum for a personalized experience with an art-enthusiast guide, who shares knowledge about the museum and its artwork. During the tour, you will see the Hermitage's major art collections, including the main buildings of the museum: the Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, New Hermitage, and General Staff Building with the Impressionist collection. This tour is limited to just six people. Early Admission to the Hermitage is provided from May till September.
After you have spent a long and informative day sightseeing and exploring various museums and city sights, slow down and take it easy on a private canal boat tour that will become a perfect ending for the day. The tour will depart at one of the times most convenient for you.
Hire a guide for half-day to enhance your experience in St. Petersburg and to make your stay safer, more exciting and educating. It's always better to have a local guide accompany you to various attractions, show you off the beaten path places, help you skip long lines and tell you so many more interesting facts that you will never learn from a guide book. When placing a reservation, you can state what specific attractions you would like to visit and your tour operator will pre-order your tickets, so that you do not have to wait in the line (admissions however not included in the price). If you haven't made any plans - Don't worry! Your tour guide will be more than happy to suggest some great places to explore!
Enjoy a fashion shopping getaway with a local to the most popular shopping destinations of Galleria, Europolis, Mega Mall, Raduga, Grand Canyon and others! Need a fur coat? Want some Russian Designer Authentic clothing? Treat yourself to this great shopping experience!
Treat yourself to unforgettable photo memories of your tour and hire a professional photographer to escort you during the day and take multiple great family pictures and portraits. Those who would really like to strike a pose are welcome to stop by a professionally equipped studio for a 1-2 hour photo session for even more fantastic results. Photos provided are actual photos taken by the photographer advertised.
Take advantage of this Skip-The-Line Special Early Admission to Peterhof and treat yourself to a truly unique experience of Visiting Russia's oldest watch Factory Raketa, founded by Peter the Great. The factory is manufacturing watches from A to Z and truly unique pieces are available for purchase from their factory store. A watch-lovers dream for sure!
Take advantage of this Skip-The-Line Special Early Admission to Grand Palace of Peterhof to get ahead of crazy crowds of large-bus tours. Enjoy exquisite interiors and roam unique gardens filled with flowers and fountains. Learn about Peter the Great and his maritime passions, about opulent balls and grand receptions, as well as the horrors of the Second World War and destruction that it brought to St Petersburg (back then - Leningrad), and this residence in particular.
Young or Old, enjoy the fun of riding a Segway in the cultural capital of Russia! No experience required! No driver's license required! See more, do more, have fun and make new friends on this small group tour which runs daily! Limited availability so hurry up to book your spots!
Skip-the-line and explore the favourite residence of Empress Catherine the Great - Tsarskoye Selo - and see what was left from it after the hard days of the Second World War. Enjoy the unconventional beauty of the newly-recreated Amber Room, which is considered to be the 8th wonder of the world. Walk the peaceful grounds of Catherine's residence and relax.
Can't walk too far or simply want to be more comfortable? Enjoy this great deal on a 3-hour Panoramic City Tour of St. Petersburg that will take you around the city in the comfort of your private vehicle with a professional English-speaking tour guide.
Have you ever taken a ride on a Soviet Retro car? Do you want to make the Panoramic City Tour an unforgettable and unique one? Then enjoy this great deal on a 4 hour Panoramic City Tour of St. Petersburg that will take you around the city in the comfort of your private Soviet retro car with a professional tour guide (English, Spanish, Italian, French, German and Portuguese languages are available).
Take advantage of this Join-in Small group Special Early Admission to Grand Palace of Peterhof. Make new friends and together get ahead of crazy crowds of large-bus tours. Group size is limited to 6 passengers.
Enjoy this completely private tour of the spectacular Hermitage Museum at your own pace. During the tour you will see all the major art collections of the Hermitage, including main buildings of the Museum: Winter Palace, Small Hermitage, Old Hermitage, New Hermitage and General Staff Building with the Impressionist collection!
Done with museums? Unwind and relax with vodka-tasting and then take it easy on a private canal boat tour that will become a perfect ending for the day. If you feel like it, do some bar-hopping afterwards or just roam evening streets of St Petersburg.
Skip-The-Line and explore the most beautiful Imperial Residences of Saint Petersburg - Catherine's palace in Tsarskoye Selo and Palace of Paul I in Pavlovsk. Enjoy the unconventional beauty of the newly-recreated Amber Room, which is considered to be the 8th wonder of the world. Walk the peaceful grounds of Pavlovsk residence and relax. Learn heartbreaking stories of WWII and the amount of destruction in brought along.
Skip-The-Line and explore two most magnificent Imperial Residences - Tsarskoye Selo - with it's majestic Catherine's palace with Mysterious Amber Room, and Peterhof - boasting it's Versailles-like gardens with great magnitude of fountains and one of a kind Grand Palace of Peterhof. See what was left from both residences after the hard days of the Second World War and learn about amazing restoration process that brought these two residences back to life.
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.
Feel like a local and spend a fascinating day exploring Peterhof Imperial Residence with a round trip by hydrofoil boat. Visit Grand Palace of Peterhof and enjoy exquisite interiors, learn about opulent balls and grand receptions, as well as the horrors of the Second World War and destruction that it brought. Learn about Peter the Great and his maritime passions while visiting Monplaisir Palace, and of course unique gardens filled with flowers and fountains.
If you are a first-time visitor and would like to familiarize yourself with the area you are staying in upon arrival it's always better to have a local give you an introductory tour to show you what's around your hotel to make your stay safer, more exciting and educating. You will learn about best neighbourhood restaurants, cafes, banks, supermarkets, shops, public transport etc... to feel at ease when you are on your own.
Explore a unique collection of the rarest items from all over the world, learn history of porcelain manufacturing, and have a chance to buy unique pieces produced at the Imperial Porcelain Factory in their local store. Those items will make a perfect gift or become a great investment in decorating your home.
Hire a guide for a day to enhance your experience in St. Petersburg and to make your stay safer, more exciting and educating. It's always better to have a local guide accompany you to various attractions, show you off the beaten path places, help you skip long lines and tell you so many more interesting facts that you will never learn from a guide book. When placing a reservation, you can state what specific attractions you would like to visit and your tour operator will pre-order your tickets, so that you do not have to wait in the line (admissions however not included in the price). If you haven't made any plans - Don't worry! Your tour guide will be more than happy to suggest some great places to explore!
Enjoy a full-day guided tour of Tsarskoye Selo Imperial Residence in your private group limited to six people. Be immersed in the atmosphere of royal grand receptions at Catherine's Palace, and get priority access with skip-the-line admission. Hop on one of the conveniently located public transportation options with the help of your guide, or catch a taxi right from your hotel to Tsarskoye Selo (own expense). Tour includes admission to Catherine's Park and the Museum of Court Carriages.
Seize a unique opportunity to set off into a retrospective journey into the history of Leningrad, particularly the Siege of Leningrad! Learn about harrowing events that have been happening during 872 day long city occupation by Nazis and its final liberation. Devote your private tour day to visit the memorial sites dedicated to the Siege of Leningrad - Rumyantsev Mansion, Monument to the Heroic Defenders of Leningrad on Victory Square and Piskaryovskoye Memorial Cemetery (if time allows)
Treat yourself and your loved ones with a private 12-hour historical journey to the most ancient Russian town – Veliky Novgorod (also known as Novgorod the Great) – purportedly founded in 859. A 2.5-hour trip from Saint Petersburg, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of a typical Russian town that awaits you in Novgorod the Great.
With the help of your knowledgeable guide, hear about the significant historical events with ties to the location. Behold the Novgorod Kremlin (Detinets), Chamber of the Facets (Granovitaya Palata), Millennium Monument, St. Sophia Cathedral, St. George Monastery, and the Vitoslavitsy Museum of Folk Wooden Architecture. Round-trip transportation is included; choose between pickup from your St. Petersburg hotel or cruise ship terminal.
Hire your private guide and driver to see as much as possible while in St. Petersburg! Use your time wisely and effectively while being driven around in the comfort of your private vehicle. When placing a reservation, you can state what specific attractions you would like to visit and your tour operator will pre-order your tickets, so that you do not have to wait in the line (admissions however not included in the price). If you haven't made any plans - Don't worry! Your tour guide will be more than happy to suggest some great places to explore!
What could be more impressive then seeing the beauty of Saint Petersburg leisurely from the water? The city is criss-crossed with small rivers and canals, which makes the city look like Venice or Amsterdam. Never miss a chance to take a St Petersburg canal tour while you are here. The St Petersburg canal tour is even more impressive during White nights. Imagine going underneath raised bridges, surrounded by marvellous architecture, glowing palaces and illuminated mansions.
Use a hassle-free VIP entrance at the St. Petersburg Hermitage and bypass the long lines on this private, skip-the-line tour. Your personal professional licensed guide will walk you through all major sights in the 5 gala rooms of this incredible palace.
Enjoy a private visit to newly opened Faberge museum that hosts the world's largest Faberge jewellery house collection!
Carl Faberge created the beautiful baubles and objects d'art for Tsars Alexander III and his son Nicholas II. The new museum bearing the legendary jeweller's name houses nine Imperial eggs (second only to the 10 in the Kremlin's Armoury), plus five non-Imperial Faberge eggs and some 4,000 other pieces by Faberge and fellow master craftsmen and women of pre-revolutionary Russia.
Would you like to see St Petersburg from totally different perspective? Take the opportunity to see the Venice of the North from birds-eye view. During your 20-60 minutes flight you will see all world famous architectural ensembles of the city and its environs as in your hand palm. Of course it will be an excellent chance to take some truly unique pictures.
The most of the best that can be seen on a 1 day port call of cruise ships! Both city center must-sees including the Hermitage and Winter Palace, Church on Spilled Blood, Neva River and Canal cruise, included lunch, Hydrofoil river and Gulf of Finland fast cruise to Peterhof Fountain Park and return by Hydrofoil.
A Private tour of St Petersburg Hermitage, Church on Spilled Blood and high speed hydrofoil boat round trip to Peterhof Fountain Park.
Enjoy traveling to Peterhof across the Gulf of Finland to see the magnificent summer residence of Peter the Great to experience the Fountain Park. Upon returning to the historic St Petersburg city center, visit the State Hermitage Museum/Whinter Palace and the colourful Spilled Blood Church with an expert licensed guide.
This highly personal private tour was created to include more personal interaction with the city and culture as well as including all of the most popular attractions: Hermitage/Winter Palace, General Staff, Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace/Amber Room, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, a Metro ride, canal and Neva River cruise, and more. The private guide will introduce you to locals too, so that you can share thoughts and experiences. As a bonus, you'll have the choice of returning to the ship for the night or to continue exploring the city more on the first night.
This all new 2 Day tour includes all that can be with a comfortable pace including the unique free evening free time for shopping, exploring, a pub crawl, dining, sight-seeing in the city center with options for folkloric performance, Ballet, an evening River dinner cruise, Faberge Museum, Ballet, Jazz Club performance, evening river cruise, St Isaac Cathedral high colonnade for stunning city viewing and photography and more choices available to select the in the morning of your arrival day. You can return to the ship when you wish. One Lunch is included in the day programs. We planned this tour to avoid crowds as much as possible include an historic palace that will not be crowded, with an emphasis on quality of experience rather than rushing from one crowded destination to the next. We want you to have a good time, because it is more fun for us also.
The tour is a brilliant introduction to the life of Russian aristocracy of the 19th -early 20th century, up to the time of Nicholas II. Yusupov palace was a home of one of the wealthiest noble families in Russia, it can boast very well preserved ornate rooms, a real gem is a small home theatre and the basement is of special interest as well. Murder of Rasputin took place in the basement of the palace in December 1916. Recently opend Faberge Museum is accommodated in a palace that belonged to other Russian aristocratic families the Shuvalovs and the Narishkins. At the moment the palace looks beautifuly after the restoration and the jewelry collection of world the famous Faberge, including Imperial Easter eggs is a real treat.
Admire the outstanding masterpieces of the array of art in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg during a 3-hour private and customizable tour. We will meet you in the hotel lobby then take you to the Hermitage and the tour will be over near the museum after you find out a lot of spectacular facts about the Hermitage. We also will have some compliments ready for you: free city maps, chocolate snacks, rain coats (in case of happening rain) and farewell gifts. On the tour your guide will show you fabulous interior, pointing out items of interest and sharing historical and artistic facts about the collection of the museum. You may choose your own route of follow our recommendations to have the brightest memories about the Hermitage.
This private city tour will take you to see the most important attractions in St. Petersburg’s city center, including the State Hermitage Museum (outside), the Admiralty and St. Isaac's Cathedral, Fine Arts Square, the Russian Museum, the magnificent Church of our Saviour on Spilled Blood, Field of Mars, Senate & Synod classical buildings and the Bronze Horseman. Visit the Church of the Spilled Blood, the site where Emperor Alexander II was assassinated. Visit the Peter and Paul Fortress and learn about the founding of the city. Admire the marvelous interior of St. Isaac's Cathedral. Drive along the banks of rivers and canals and see some of St. Petersburg's most romantic bridges. Upgrade your tour and include 1 hour on a public boat with open and covered areas so you may see what you didn't expect! True beauty of the city on the Neva river!
One of two surviving St. Petersburg mansions of the extremely rich Yusupov family, the Yusupov Palace on the Moika River, is well known as the scene of the death of Grigory Rasputin, and is one of only a few of privileged homes in the city to have held a large portion of its unique interiors. Explore St. Petersburg and the Yusupov Palace, and the mysteries that hide within. This mansion is an amazing and beautiful building, with glorious interiors with unique styles and designs. Tour the beauty while uncovering events that took place in the palace which have attracted curious minds from all across the world.
This private tour is designed to provide more knowledge about the poetry of Saint Petersburg by touring Dostoevsky Apartment as well as the Pushkin Apartment which are both currently museums. Learning more about Russian poetry will be made easy by entering both of these places. In the quest to widen your understanding of Russia’s poetic works and books, visiting these two apartments which are a part of St. Petersburg will spark off all the passion you need.
The Russian State Museum in St. Petersburg is the largest national museum in the world. It houses almost 400,000 works of art and covers the periods of ancient icons all the way up to the avant-garde. Visit the biggest museum of Russian art in Russia! The oldest painting of its collection dates back to the 11th century.
Visit Peter & Paul Fortress and St. Isaac Cathedral on this private tour. On the way to the museums your guide will introduce you to other objects of interest in St. Petersburg. The route may be customized slightly according to your preferences. This tour introduces the detailed history and construction of 2 of the most famous sights in St. Petersburg.
This tour will introduce you to three of the most famousCathedrals of Saint Petersburg. On your way you will see plenty of other attractions too including amazing panoramas, monuments, historical buildings and the so called "St Petersburg golden triangle". This walking tour is around 3km in total, but if you need a break in the middle, why not stop and try some delicious and famous "pyshki". You also have an option to choose tour option with comfortable transportation included for your complete satisfaction.
Experience a private guided 1-hour tour of the Faberge Museum in the company of a museum licensed guide. Be greeted in your centrally located hotel in St. Petersburg and be prepared to marvel at the beauty of the collection in this waterfront, neoclassical mansion. During the tour the museum's headline attraction - nine priceless, imperial Fabergé eggs - are given the full attention they deserve.
Get insider access to the world of the tsars and emperors. Discover architectural and historical wonders. Examine the development of the jeweler's craft through history, which goes as far back as the 3rd millennium BC. Explore the Hermitage Museum's Treasury Galleries with a personal private guide.
We will present you three centuries of St. Petersburg in this full day tour. You will see the most wonderful and famous places, squares, churches and cathedrals of the city. Not too many cities in the world can compete with a number of historical places and architectural beauty of the former Russian capital. From the beginning of the tour you start feeling overwhelmed with the grandeur, taste and mystery of our marvelous city which is full of great memories!
Enjoy this half-day private tour and let your guide help you explore Catherine Palace and Pavlovsk Palace and parks. Compare the magnificent style of Russian Baroque in Catherine Palace with fabulous Classicism of Pavlovsk Palace. You will visit the spectacular Amber Room at Catherine Palace, decorated by Elisabeth’s court architect Bartolomeo Rastrelli, which contains stunning mosaic panels made of real amber. You will then visit the Pavlovsk Palace, perhaps the greatest of the Russian imperial family's residences.
St. Petersburg boasts a huge selection of shops. You can find almost everything from paintings and dolls to fresh fruit and vegetables. Nevsky Prospekt is well-known for its boutiques that delight visitors with their large variety of items. Take this tour to explore some of the best shops and stores in St Petersburg.
We offer this special shopping tour together with City Tour so you combine two experiences for your pleasure. On your way you will see and explore all the famous sightseeing you have heard about.
The Grand Tour of St Petersburg offers visitors the opportunity to take in as much as possible of the city in a day's sightseeing: a complete tour of St Petersburg's most famous sites from the comfort of a car or mini van and with a knowledgeable and experienced local guide. The tour is an excellent introduction to St Petersburg -- the second largest and most beautiful city in Russia. Complimentary tickets to Faberge Museum will be a great addition to this private tour!
Discover Catherine Palace and its famous Amber Room, located in Tsarskoye Selo. Marvel at the Grand Palace, gardens and amazing fountains of Peterhof. The palaces around St. Petersburg are magnificent and are real must-sees. Enjoy a 7-hour guided tour where you will see opulent architecture, and mysterious rooms.
On this tour you will discover the largest collection of Russian artwork in the world on this private walking tour through St. Petersburg's remarkable Russian Museum. Admire the museum's nearly 400,000 works of art, ranging from ancient artifacts to avant-garde masterpieces. After that you will visit the restored halls of the General Staff Building which is a part of the Hermitage Complex and now holds a new museum complex featuring 19th century paintings, Impressionism and Postmodernism art works from famous collections of S.I. Shchukin and I.A. Morozov, as well as collections of Russian and European decorative and applied arts.
Explore one of the world's magnificent art collections on a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum. Wander through the marvellous halls of the Winter Palace to enjoy famous paintings of Da Vinci, Raphael, Titian, Rembrandt and many more. Tour includes an insight into the Hermitage interiors so you may appreciate one of the most glorious Tzar residence in Russia. Later visit the best exhibits in the General Staff Building to behold many famous masterpieces of Western European art. After the tour is over feel free to stay in the museum to explore it on your own
Experience a private guided 5-hour tour to the Peterhof Palace in a comfortable private car. Be greeted in your centrally located hotel in St. Petersburg and be prepared to marvel at the beauty and surroundings of the Peterhof Palace. Often considered Russia’s answer to the Palace of Versailles, the ornate palace complex is home to more than 140 fountains as well as extensive gardens and a collection of palatial buildings. Visit highlights like the Grand Cascade in the Lower Park, Grand Palace and one hidden place to learn all about the site’s rich history.
PLEASE NOTE: The fountains will not be working after the end of September
With more than 400 bridges Saint Petersburg is also known as the Venice of the North. Your tour guide will accompany you during this 3.5-hour private tour (1-hour boat ride and 2.5-hour walking tour) while telling you many exciting stories and facts about the city. The tour will take you along the paths of St. Petersburg's most iconic sights! The Palace square, the Nevsky Prospect and the Palace Embankment are only among a few to mention.
Do you want to dive into Tolstoy's novel and the scenery of 'War & Peace' TV show filmed by BBC? This tour will take you through 3 places used in filming the series. Let us remind that "War & Peace" is a novel by the Russian writer L. Tolstoy, which It is considered as one of the famous masterpieces of world literature. BBC came to St Petersburg to film inside Catherine Palace – the summer residence of the tsars - where scenes of the Tsar’s ball were filmed. In some scenes you may also see the marvelous, mint-green facade of the Winter Palace, which is now the world-famous Hermitage Museum. One more place included in this tour is Mikhailovsky castle. It was the backdrop for the secret freemason’s lodge gatherings. We invite you to wander through gorgeous St Petersburg in the footsteps of Tolstoy’s unforgettable characters. This exclusive and private tour of 3 gorgeous places will leave you with many lasting memories.
A convenient small-group tour to the Hermitage will brightly diversify your stay in St. Petersburg and will introduce you to the masterpieces of the world's art. Skip-the-line ticket to the museum will allow you not to lose precious time standing in line at the ticket office! Experienced guide will help you to imagine the life of Russian emperors in fascinating halls, living rooms and bedrooms, and even imagine yourselves in their place.
St. Petersburg is a veritable 'city-museum'!It's just like an embarrassment of riches! This half-day sightseeing city tour in a small-group by car provides you with a general overview of St. Petersburg - it's a memorable 'calling card' of our city. You will admire the view of its spacious squares, visit the most famous sights of the city: Peter and Paul and St. Isaac's Cathedral, as well the Church of the Savior on the Blood.
Tour the elegant city of St. Petersburg in the company of a local guide in the luxury of a private vehicle. On this tour you will discover the city's great landmarks while also encountering the soul of this city. The Hermitage, Nevsky Street, and the church of the Savior on Spilled Blood which is the city's major must-see attractions. See and hear about the St. Petersburg canals, local cafes and old legends with the insights of a native local into this mysterious city.
Explore the summer residences of the world of Tsars, see the magnificent Catherine's Palace and park with a friendly guide. With a private tour, you can enjoy exclusive access to the palace for you and your group. Experience a number of historical and architectural wonders such asthe Amber Room and the Golden Enfilade.
Take a private tour of the beautiful Pavlovsk Palace & Park. This suburb is famous for its wonderful palace and park ensemble. Explore the glorious palace and gardens of the English-style Palace and get inside access to the world of the tsars and Russian emperors. Admire the décor of Scotsman Charles Cameron and the romantic touches of his succesor Vinchenzo Brenna and wander the grounds of one of the largest landscaped parks in Europe.
Uncover the mystery of the "white gold"! Imperial Porcelain Factory invites you to take a fascinating journey to the porcelain production. Visit the factory to witness porcelain production, you will be able to "lift the veil of secrecy", enveloping the history of Russian porcelain formula and get acquainted with unique modern technologies of production. Sightseeing includes a visit to the Craft of Highly Artistic products, where you can watch the process of making various porcelain items. You can also visit the Gallery of Modern Art porcelain, which exhibited the best to date samples of high porcelain art. Later attend master-class on painting on porcelain - your opportunity to create your own masterpiece!
Take a tour of the Hermitage Diamond Room with a Hermitage Curator. The Diamond Room houses the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's finest jewelry. It showcases masterpieces of Russian and European jewelry art from the Romanov and private family collections, as well as pieces of church art, diplomatic gifts made by the most prominent jewelers of the time and works by Fabergé. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, these collections are therefore really worth seeing. After the tour continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Visit one of the the best museums in the world, led by a private guide ! And than get a taste of traditional Russian cuisine. After pick-up from your hotel, admire the outstanding art masterpieces at the State Hermitage Museum - one of the world’s greatest art galleries. During this 4-hour private tour, our expert guide will share details with you that you won't find in the guidebooks. Then, go to an authentic Russian restaurant to devour a 3-course traditional Russian lunch and 1 shot (50 ml) of Russian Vodka.
Take a tour of the Hermitage Gold Room with a Hermitage Curator! The Gold Room has a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. Famous ancient Grecian gold, oriental jewelry from India, Iran and China, as well as some superb examples of ceremonial oriental weapons. The collection consists of around 1,500 works made from gold and dating from the 7th century B.C. to the 19th century A.D.The stunning collection of the Hermitage Gold Room will be the gem of your travel. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Visit the fabulous Russian classical ballet in one of the greatest theatres in the world, with its own proud traditions and unforgettable atmosphere. You will admire truly impressive examples of Russian classical architecture, learn more about its unique history and famous artists and admire one of the most wonderful ballet performances in Russia. The Russian history of ballet dates back to as early as the 17th century during the reign of Peter the Great. Everything else has changed but the ballet has remained the same. The breathtaking beauty of the setting, the idiosyncrasies of Russian theatre-goers and the historic atmosphere should be more than enough to guarantee a truly memorable evening out.
Glorious Constantine Palace is the official summer residence of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin. This magnificent old complex is among the UNESCO world heritage sites in Russia. The territory of Strelna, according to the plan of Peter I, had to become the Russian version of park Versailles near Paris. This fabulous palace and the adjacent park were recently opened for the public. Visit the amazing halls and sitting-rooms of the Constantine Palace, and the official apartments of the President of the Russian Federation as well as the halls for informal meetings. This tour takes in a complete history of the palace and park ensemble in Strelna and its modern functions as the Official Residence of the Russian President.
Take a tour of the Hermitage Treasure Galleries (also known as the Diamond Room and Gold Room) with a Hermitage Curator! These are the most prized sections of the Hermitage. The Diamond Room has the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's fine jewellery and the Gold Room is a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, and their collections are really worth seeing. Experience the luxury of the Russian Emperors and ancient kingdoms and afterwards have a private guided tour of the other exhibitions of the Hermitage!
Visit the most iconic site in St. Petersburg after the Hermitage Museum: the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood. It stands out with its multicolored facade and onion-shaped domes. Enjoy a unique chance to admire one of the largest mosaic collection of the world! See also the State Russian Museum(formerly the Russian Museum of His Imperial Majesty Alexander III) with your professional guide. The museum is the largest depository of Russian fine art in Saint Petersburg and it is also is one of the largest museums in the country. End your tour devoted to the Russian Art with a traditional 3-course Russian dinner right in the Russian Museum. Try one of the best Russian Vodkas and feel yourself real Russian!
Take a tour of the Hermitage Treasure Galleries (also known as the Diamond Room and Gold Room) with a Hermitage Curator! These are the most prized sections of the Hermitage. The Diamond Room has the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's fine jewelry and the Gold Room is a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and the biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, and their collections are really worth seeing. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
See the best that Russia's "Northern Capital" has to offer on a 4-hour city highlights tour of St Petersburg, led by an expert private guide! Listen to captivating commentary and admire the main sights of St Petersburg aboard your private vehicle! Stop for photos near Church on Spilled Blood, Winter Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress and stroll along Nevsky Prospekt, the best shopping avenue. The tour itinerary can be changed to fit your preferences! Sometimes called the Paris of the East, St. Petersburg showcases the spectacular history from tsarist Russia and amazing cultural attractions that should not be missed!
Leave the hustle and bustle of St Petersburg behind and take to the skies above its surrounding areas in a hot air balloon. Enjoy a bird's eye view of this charming and beautiful region! The "Nothern Venice" wind will take you for a 1-hour (approx.) flight above this wonderful landscape - see magnificent palaces and manor houses, beautiful gardens and rivers, scenic lakes and forests. Make incredible photos from 100-300 meters high! On landing back on the earth enjoy a light Champagne breakfast and get your personal flight certificate! Share your emotions with your flight instructor and your friends!
Take a private tour of the Hermitage Diamond Room with a Hermitage Curator. The Diamond Room is the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's fine jewelry. It showcases masterpieces of Russian and European jewelry art from the Romanov and private family collections, as well as pieces of church art, diplomatic gifts made by the most prominent jewelers of the time and works by Fabergé. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, and these collections are really worth seeing. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Take a private tour of the Hermitage Gold Room with a Hermitage Museum Curator. The Gold Room has a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. Famous ancient Grecian gold, oriental jewelry from India, Iran and China, as well as some superb examples of ceremonial oriental weapons. The collection consists of around 1,500 works made from gold and dating from the 7th century B.C. to the 19th century A.D.The stunning collection of the Hermitage Gold Room will be the gem of your travel. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Take a private canoe trip and explore calm water with no wind and waves before all the excursion ships start boating! 68 rivers and canals, 42 islands turned this Russian city into the real "Northern Venice". Explore the "Northern Venice" - the magnificent, wonderful, exciting city of Peter the Great, the city of Pushkin, Akhmatova, Tchaikovsky, Lomonosov, Ulyana Lopatkina, Diana Vishneva, Dostoyevsky and many other stars of Russian poesia, opera, ballet, theatre and other sides of the Russian cultural life. Get your camera ready to make incomparable photos of Saint-Petersburg from the water. Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Kazansky Cathedral, Nikolsky Naval Cathedral, Stables yard, Benua housing, Jesuit order, "Zinger company" building, Small Gostiny Yard, Guards' crew's barracks, Kazanskaya Square, Theatre Square - now you have a unique chance to open the northern Russian city from this astonishing angle. Don't miss this perfect addition to your visit in Saint-Petersburg!
Take a 5-hour tour of the Hermitage Treasure Galleries (also known as the Diamond Room and Gold Room) with a Hermitage Curator! Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum. These are the most prized sections of the Hermitage. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum. Take a tour of the Hermitage Romanoff's Jewels with a Hermitage Curator! The Romanoff's Jewels is the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's finest jewellery. It showcases masterpieces of Russian and European jewellery art from the Romanov and private family collections, as well as pieces of church art, diplomatic gifts made by the most prominent jewellers of the time and works by Fabergé. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, these collections are therefore really worth seeing. After the tour continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum. Take a tour of the Hermitage Gold Room with a Hermitage Curator! The Gold Room has a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. Famous ancient Grecian gold, oriental jewellery from India, Iran and China, as well as some superb examples of ceremonial oriental weapons. The collection consists of around 1,500 works made from gold and dating from the 7th century B.C. to the 19th century A.D.The stunning collection of the Hermitage Gold Room will be the gem of your travel. Afterwards continue exploring the other exhibitions in the museum independently, as your ticket includes all-day admission.
Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum. Take a tour of the Hermitage Treasure Galleries (also known as the Romanoff's Treasures and Gold Room) with a Hermitage Curator! These are the most prized sections of the Hermitage. The Romanoff's Treasures has the biggest collection of the Russian Emperor's fine jewellery and the Gold Room is a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. The Romanovs (the Russian Emperor's dynasty) were the richest family in the world at the beginning of the 20th century, and their collections are really worth seeing. Experience the luxury of the Russian Emperors and ancient kingdoms and afterwards have a private guided tour of the other exhibitions of the Hermitage!
Admire unbelievable treasuries of the UNESCO-listed Faberge Halls in the Hermitage State Museum during your 6-hour tour with a traditional Russian lunch. Visit one of the the best museums in the world, led by a private guide! Also get a taste of traditional Russian cuisine at an authentic Russian restaurant where you will devour a 3-course traditional Russian lunch and 1 shot (50 ml) of Russian Vodka.
During your private 2-day winter tour, you will see all the main attractions in the city. You will start with a city tour by private car that will help you to get oriented in the city. Besides numerous photo stops, you will visit the Savior on Spilt blood church and St Isaac's cathedral . After that, visit the Hermitage museum and see its marvelous collections and interiors. The next day, you will have a chance to visit the famous Catherine palace and the Peter and Paul Fortress.
This private tour allows you to visit the legendary Catherine Palace with the Amber Room and see some of the most beautiful metro stations afterwards. Traveling by public transport gives more flexibility, as you don't need to pay for a car while it waits on you.
This walking tour of St Petersburg is the most effective way to see the main city sights in only 5 hours. You will visit top 3 sights of St Petersburg - the Savior of Spilled blood church, St Isaac's cathedral and the Peter and Paul fortress with the Peter and Paul cathedral which is the burial place of Russian tzars. Museum tickets to these sights are already included into the tour price. Besides that, you will walk along the Nevsky prospekt, will marvel at the beauty of the Palace square and the Hermitage museum, will see the elegant square of Fine Arts and lots of other interesting places of St Petersburg.
St. Petersburg looks different from water, and a canal ride will show the visitor several parts of the city which are missed during a general city tour. It is a nice possibility for tourists to just to relax and enjoying the sights from the boat, to learn more about the city. Please note that you will be offered to wear headphones at the boat. This is the way to hear the story about the city. The guide can not narrate during the boat ride.
Guests will have a chance to get acquainted with one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Founded in 1703 by Peter the Great, Saint Petersburg is one of the most romantic cities in Russia. This city tour includes the most popular sights such as Nevsky Prospect, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Church on Spilled Blood.
Do not miss a chance to enjoy a visit to the Russian Museum, which was built in 1819 as the Mikhailovsky Palace for Grand Duke Mikhail Pavlovich, a brother of Alexander I and Nicholas I. The palace now contains art ranging from ancient Kievian Rus through to the present time.
An exciting tour to one of the most interesting and nicely preserved palaces of the city – Yusupov Palace, built in the 1740’s and then bought by Catherine II for one of her ladies in waiting and was eventually bought by Prince Nikolai Yusupov in 1830 for 250,000 roubles! All the rooms are beautifully restored and full of art, and the highlight must be the exquisite private theatre, built for Zineida Yusupov, where such renowned artists as Anna Pavlova and Shaliapin have performed. Later in the day the guide will invite you to proceed to the main church of the city - St. Isaac's Cathedral. commissioned in 1818 by Alexander I, this imperial cathedral with its opulent interior and huge gold dome by its height occupies the 4th place in the world among domed cathedrals.