St. Petersburg 4-Day Break

St. Petersburg 4-Day Break
Duration:

4 Days / 3 Nights

Destinations: St. Petersburg Tours
Activities:

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

Saint Petersburg Historic Centre

Saint Petersburg Historic Centre

St. Petersburg historic centre is one of the greatest tourist attractions in Russia.

Hermitage Museum

Hermitage Museum

Being one of the largest museums in the world, the Hermitage is the absolute highlight of St. Petersburg.

Peter and Paul Fortress

Peter and Paul Fortress

The fortress was founded by Peter the Great in 1703 to protect the new city of St. Petersburg.

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood

The Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood is an Orthodox memorial cathedral of the 19th century and a rare example of the "Russian style" in the architecture of St. Petersburg.

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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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