The Essential St. Petersburg Tour

Duration

Approx. 7 hours

Tourist activity

Tourist destination

St. Petersburg Tours

The tour covers most famous sights of the city center.

  • Hermitage Museum
  • Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Church of Savior on Blood
  • Panoramic city tour by private transport
Itinerary
Day 1. Full day tour of St. Petersburg
Our guide will pick you up at your accommodation. We will explore the city and visit three museums.  
The Palace Square. Visit the Hermitage Museum, the most famous museum of Russia.
Vasilyevsky Island and two Rostral columns, former lighthouses of St. Petersburg port.
Petrogradsky side. Visit Peter and Paul Fortress, the oldest building of the city and one of its major symbols.
Petrovsky Embankment - make a stop by the legendary cruiser Aurora.
The Field of Mars and Griboedov Canal. Visit the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, a beautiful multi-domed cathedral.
St. Isaac Square with the impressive St. Isaac Cathedral.
The Senate Square - “The Bronze Horseman” monument dedicated to Peter I.
After the tour, we will take you back to your hotel.
Included

1. Transportation by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
2. English-speaking guide’s services.
3. Ticket to the Hermitage Museum, including the Impressionist collection in the General Staff Headquarters.
4. Ticket to Peter and Paul Fortress.
5. Ticket to the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

Questions & Answers
What kind of vehicles do you use?

We use comfortable vans like Mercedes Vito and Mercedes Viano. For smaller groups we use suitably sized cars, such as Skoda Octavia and Kia Sorento. For bigger groups we hire Mercedes Sprinter buses and 29 – 49 seat coaches.
First class vehicles like Mercedes S-class are available on request.