3-day Group tour incl Faberge museum

3-day Group tour incl Faberge museum

This itinerary was carefully combined according to our clients’ feedback - perfect for senior travelers as well as families with kids

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 small group (max 16 people) St Petersburg Cruise Excursion will give you an opportunity to see all highlights of St Petersburg including Faberge museum in three days.

  • Day 1
9.00am Meeting at the terminal. (Please note: the time of the beginning of the tour can be adjusted depending on your ships’ arrival time)
9am-12pm City orientation tour with a boat ride, Farmers’ Market visits. Guided tour of Peter and Paul fortress.
12.30-1.30pm Traditional Russian lunch
1.30-2.30 drive to Pushkin
2.30-4.00 guided tour of Catherine palace with the Amber room
4.00-5.00 drive back to the city with a Metro visit on the way
5pm return to the ship or evening optional program
  • Day2
9.00 meeting at the pier
9.00-10.00am drive to Peterhoff
10.00-11.30pm Guided tour of the the Grand Palace
11.30-13.00 a stroll along the Fountain Park.
13.00-13.30 hydrofoil back to the city
13.30-14.30pm Traditional Russian lunch
14.30-3.00pm guided tour of the Church on the Spilt Blood
3.30-4.00pm guided tour of St Isaac’s Cathedral
5pm return to the ship or evening optional program
  • Day 3
9.00 meeting at the pier
9.45-13.00pm guided tour of the State Hermitage museum
13.00-14.00pm Traditional Russian lunch
14.00-15.00am guided tour of Yusupov palace
3-4.00pm tour of Faberge Museum
4.00pm return to the ship

Please note: tour sequence can be changed by your guide because of the traffic and museums days-off

Please note: this tour is not suitable for any mobility restricted traveler.

Museum days off during which substitution will apply:

Mondays - Hermitage museum

Tuesdays - Catherine's Palace

Wednesdays - Spilled blood Cathedral

Highlights

During this three day program you will get to know:

  • The history of St Petersburg and its founder Peter the Great
  • St Petersburg – city of 3 revolutions
  • The Romanovs dynasty (facts and anecdotes)
  • St Petersburg as the cultural capital of Russia and Soviet Union
  • Soviet Regime: Lenin and Stalin
  • Gorbachev: "the father" of Perestroika
  • Modern life in Russia and St Petersburg: housing, educational system, health care system, family life - don’t hesitate to ask any questions

Inside visits of:

  • Fountain Park in Peterhoff
  • Inside guided tour of the Grand palace in Peterhoff
  • Catherine Palace with Amber Room
  • St. Peter & Paul Cathedral
  • Church on Spilt Blood
  • Hermitage Museum
  • St. Isaaс’s Cathedral
  • Yusupov Palace
  • Faberge Museum

Included

  • Admission fees to all museums in the program, boat ride, hydrofoil ride and metro visit
  • Early admission to the Hermitage Museum
  • Guide’s services for 3 days
  • Driver’s services for 3 day (Comfortable car/ Mercedes minivan with A/C)
  • 3 traditional Russian lunches - pre-served
  • Photo and video permissions at the museums (except for Yusupov Palace)
  • Blanket visas
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Head sets for the groups of 10 and up
  • One bottle of water per person per day

Excluded

  • Tips
  • Photo and video permit at Yusupov Palace (camera pass is 5$ per person, video pass is $12 per person)

Important remarks

  • Please note: tour sequence can be changed by your guide because of the traffic and museums days-off
  • Please note: this tour is not suitable for any mobility restricted traveler.
  • 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 € 310,00

Departure from St Petersburg Cruise Terminal

  • Adult Ticket
    Price per adult
    from € 310,00
  • Child / Student Ticket
    Price per child from 7 to 16 years old or students with valid ISIC card
    from € 280,00
  • Infant Ticket
    Infants up to 6 years old join for FREE
    FREE

Duration

24 hours

Languages

English

Meeting point

Pick up at the cruise terminal of St-Petersburg

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