Saint-Petersburg: Cultural Capital of Russia. A unique mix of traditional Russian and modern European, St Petersburg's history is an exceptional one. It's inspired a myriad of poets, artists and revolutionaries and over time, has combined three different cities into one. St Petersburg for the Tsars and Leningrad for the Bolsheviks. It's impossible not to fall in love with the place!
- Avaliable: June - August
- Duration: 5 days
- Group: from 5 people
- Border permits: -
Languages: English German French Italian Chinese
Day 1Meeting group in airport. Airport transfer. Arrive to Saint Petersburg. Check in at hostel/hotel. Dinner (optional). Visit the city around evening time. Become hopelessly enamored with St. Petersburg. See the hypnotizing lights on the brilliant vaults of the houses.
Day 2Meeting with the guide in the lobby. City tour. You will see: Palace square: the main square of Saint-Petersburg. The Winter Palace is a former imperial palace. Church of the Savior on Blood. This Church was built on the site where Emperor Alexander II was severely wounded and died. The Bronze Horseman is an equestrian statue of Peter the Great. Vasilevskiy Island is the largest island in St. Petersburg. National lunch. Excursion to The State Hermitage Museum. The Hermitage is a museum of art and culture. The largest in the world. St. Isaac’s Cathedral is the largest orthodox basilica and the fourth largest cathedral in the world. Transfer to hostel / hotel. Time for walking and souvenir shopping at local market on Nevsky prospect. One of the most famous streets in Russia. There are many shops, restaurants, cafes and historical monuments.
Day 3Meeting with the guide at the reception. Walking tour «The underground palaces (subway) and palaces of St. Petersburg». St.Petersburg is exactly the city of palaces. National lunch. The boat trip around rivers and canals. Transfer on metro. Enjoy the fresh air and watch the bridges open at night!
Day 4Meeting with the guide at the reception. Excursion to Peterhof. Peterhof is the City of Fountains. The town is famous for a luxurious palace and a series of parks, gardens and fountains. The palace ensemble and the city center are recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. National lunch. Transfer to hostel / hotel. St. Petersburg doesn’t sleep at any time. You can just walk around the city and enjoy the views or you can visit some of numerous bars and clubs and have fun till morning.
Day 5Check out. Transfer to airport Pulkovo. We hope to welcome you back to Russia sometime in the future
- Professional guide (English, French, German, Italian language)
- Сomfortable bus (with professional driver, air conditioning, reclining seats and safety seat belts)
- Meeting at the airport
- Transfer (airport – hostel/hotel – airport)
- Accommodation in hostel (1-4 days)
- Entry tickets to the museums
- Metro card
- Photo stops
- Accommodation at hotel 3*, 4*, 5*
- Breakfast, lunch (1,5 days), dinner
Price for request