St. Petersburg 4-Day Break

St. Petersburg 4-Day Break
Duration:

4 Days / 3 Nights

Destinations: St. Petersburg Tours
Activities: Sightseeing

Discover the highlights of St. Petersburg

  • Comprehensive sightseeing tour St. Petersburg
  • Visit the Hermitage and Faberge Museum
  • Visit Peter and Paul Fortress and historical cathedrals
  • 4* Hotel included
Свернуть

Day 1. Thursday

Meals No
Arrive in St. Petersburg at any time.
Meet at the airport or train station by our driver. Transfer to 4* centrally located hotel.
Overnight at the hotel in St. Petersburg.

Day 2. Friday

Meals B, L
Breakfast.
09:00 - Meet our guide in the hotel lobby.
Depart for full day panoramic tour of St. Petersburg.
We will visit the Hermitage Museum, the most famous museum of Russia. Continue to Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral, the cradle of St. Petersburg and the final resting place of many members of Russian Royal Family.
Following traditional Russian lunch in a restaurant, we explore Nevsky Avenue, Vasilyevsky Island, Petrogradsky side, cruiser Aurora, St. Isaac Square, the Bronze Horseman monument and other historic sites and buildings.
Evening at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel in St. Petersburg. 

Day 3. Saturday

Meals B
Following breakfast this morning we will visit Faberge Museum representing a collection of nine authentic Faberge Easter eggs, other jewelry pieces and Orthodox icons. Continue with a tour of Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood, a beautiful multi-dome cathedral.
In summer season, we include a complimentary boat trip along the canals and rivers of St. Petersburg and in winter tea with pancakes.
Afternoon and evening at leisure or optional tours and visits (e.g. Catherine Palace, Peterhof Park, theatre).
Overnight at the hotel in St. Petersburg.

Day 4. Sunday

Meals B
Breakfast.
Transfer to the airport or train station in time for your plane or train.

During this tour, you will visit

Sights

St. Petersburg Historic Center

St. Petersburg Historic Center

The Historic Center of St. Petersburg is enlisted in the UNESCO's World Heritage List and features churches, palaces and houses dated back to the 18th-19th Centuries

The Hermitage and Winter Palace

The Hermitage and Winter Palace

This is one of the most famous St. Petersburg attractions. It had been the winter residence for emperors of Russia since the end of the 18th century till the revolution of 1917. The Hermtage, one of the biggest museums of the world, is in the same architectural ensemble.

Peter and Paul Fortress

Peter and Paul Fortress

The fortress was founded by Peter the Great in 1703 on Zayachy island, which is located on the Neva River.

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood

The Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood is an Orthodox memorial cathedral, a museum and a monument of Russian architecture.

Searching Availability...

1. 3 nights in 4* hotel (Dostoevsky, Marco Polo or similar/better);
2. 4 meals - 3 breakfasts, 1 traditional lunch;
3. Arrival and departure transfers;
4. Panoramic tour of St. Petersburg in comfortable vehicle;
5. Entrance to the Hermitage Museum;
6. Entrance to Peter and Paul Fortress;
7. Entrance to Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood or St. Isaac Cathedral;
8. Entrance to Faberge Museum;
9. English-speaking guide on tours (other languages may be available on request).

We are now back at our home in Wales after travelling on from St Petersburg to Turkey for some (more) sunshine. i would like to say thank you for a very enjoyable experience in Russia. Everything went very smoothly from the moment we were met at the Airport. Natalia was splendid - she gave us a very well informed 3 days of cultural experience whilst being very companiable - we felt we were sharing St Petersburg with a friend! Please pass on our appreciation to her Thank you again for arranging the experience - i will certainly be recommending your services to friends and colleagues Very Best Wishes

Terry, UK

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