St. Petersburg Private Walking Tour

St. Petersburg Private Walking Tour

Approx. 3 hours


Explore the heart of St. Petersburg

  • Walking tour around its major landmarks
  • See palaces, cathedrals, canals and rivers
  • Learn about Russian history and culture
  • Professional guide

Day 1. St. Petersburg Private Walking Tour

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Our guide will meet you by the tall Alexander Column in the center of the Palace Square. During the tour, our guide will tell about the history of the city and attractions seen along the way, share local knowledge and answer the questions.

This is a typical itinerary for this product.

Walk along Admiralty Prospect towards St. Isaac Cathedral passing by Alexander's garden.

See the Cathedral of St. Isaac.

Walk to the Senate Square and the very first monument of the city dedicated to its founder - the Bronze Horseman.

Continue along the Admiralty Embankment towards the Palace Bridge.

Enjoy the view of the Spit of Vasilyevsky Island with two Rostral columns, former lighthouses of St. Petersburg port, Menshikov Palace and Kunstkamera Museum.

View the Fortress of St. Peter and St. Paul on the Hare's Island.

Stop by the Church on the Spilled Blood enjoying the magnificent domes of the cathedral.

Walk along the canal towards Nevsky prospect. See Kazan Cathedral and go inside if you want (free entrance).

Find the secret passage to the Palace Square through the old yards of St. Petersburg passing the Capella building by the Choir Bridge.

Finish at the Palace Square.

During this tour, we are visiting the following sights:


Saint Petersburg Historic Centre

Saint Petersburg Historic Centre

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

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English-speaking guide’s services are included.

Entrance fees and gratitudes are not included.

Additional info:

  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Comfortable footwear recommended
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • The specific sights visited can vary depending on the tour guide and the weather conditions on the day

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