1-day All-inclusive Group tour

1-day All-inclusive Group tour

This itinerary was carefully combined according to our clients’ feedback and as a result of experience in St Petersburg Cruise Excursions market

For those who don’t mind to join a small group to bring the price per person down we have prepared a selection of guaranteed departure GROUP TOURS. ALL OUR TOURS ARE RUSSIAN VISA-FREE!

This program was designed for those 1-day visitors who would like to see the major highlights of St Petersburg and environments! Groups are limited to 16 people.

Below is an example of Thursday tour. Itineraries vary because of museums day-offs. 

Make the most of it on Thursday

8.30am Meeting at the terminal. (Please note: the time of the beginning of the tour can be adjusted depending on your ships’ arrival time)
8.30 - 9.30am City orientation tour
9.30 - 11.30am guided tour of the State Hermitage museum
12.00 - 12.30pm Hydrofoil ride to Peterhoff (can be substituted by van ride)
12.30 - 2.30pm Stroll along the Fountain park. Packed lunch
2.30 - 3.15pm Travel to Pushkin
3.30 - 4.30pm Catherine Palace + Amber room tour
4.30 - 5.30pm back to the city with Metro ride + tour
5.30 - 6:00pm guided tour of The Church of our Savior on the Spilt Blood
6.30pm return to the ship and Optional evening program

 

Please note: Actual tour timing and sequence of sites may be changed depending on days of the week, traffic, etc. Substitutions may apply due to museums days off, official ceremonies, etc.

Museum days off during which substitution will apply:

  • Mondays - Hermitage museum
  • Tuesdays - Catherine's Palace
  • Wednesdays - Spilled blood Cathedral

Highlights

During this one day program among other things you will learn:

  • The history of St Petersburg and its founder Peter the Great
  • The Romanovs dynasty (facts and anecdotes)
  • St Petersburg – city of 3 revolutions
  • Soviet Regime: Lenin and Stalin
  • St Petersburg as the cultural capital of Russia and Soviet Union
  • Gorbachev: "the father" of Perestroika
  • Modern life in Russia and St Petersburg: politics, educational system, housing, health care system, family life – feel free to ask any questions you may have

Included

  • Admission fees to all museums in the program (early admission to the Hermitage Museum where applicable)
  • Hydrofoil ride
  • Lunch
  • Guide’s services for 1 day
  • Driver’s services for 1 day (Comfortable Mercedes mini van with A/C)
  • A Permit for photo/video in the museums
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Blanket visa
  • Bottled water

Excluded

  • Tips

Important remarks

  • If hydrofoil ride gets cancelled due to the unfavorable weather conditions it is not refunded: we use our van instead to get to Peterhoff
  • Gratuities to a guide and driver are not included in the price of the tour. In Russia it is usually 10-15% from the cost of a tour, but is always up to you
  • Group of max 16 people

Prices and availability

from € 126,00

Departure from St Petersburg Cruise Terminal

  • Adult Ticket
    Price per adult
    from € 126,00
  • Child / Student Ticket
    Price per child from 7 to 16 years old or students with valid ISIC card
    from € 114,00
  • Infant Ticket
    Infants up to 6 years old join for FREE
    FREE

Duration

10 hours

Languages

English

Meeting point

Pick up at the cruise terminal of St-Petersburg

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