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2-day tour with Peterhof, Palaces and Cathedrals

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Duration

2 Day

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Tour Type

Daily Tour

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Group Size

Unlimited

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Languages

Deutsch, English, Espanol, French, Italian

Overview

This intensive tour will introduce you to the most famous palaces and cathedrals of St. Petersburg, and will let you enjoy the beauty of the Lower Garden in Peterhof with its amazing fountains.

First, we will take you to the oldest place in the city – the Peter and Paul Fortress with the cathedral 122.5 meters high. Then you will visit one of the largest museums in the world – the Hermitage with its richest art collection. After the Hermitage you will have an unforgettable ride on the hydrofoil straight from the city center directly to former imperial residence of Peterhof, where you will have lovely walk in the scenic park.
On day 2, you will visit the largest church in the city – St Isaacs Cathedral. In the Yusupov palace you will find out the details of the murder of Grigory Rasputin. Also you will visit the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood – majestic cathedral, built on the place of the assassination of the tsar Alexander II. Excursion to Faberge Museum will show you the breath-taking treasures of Russian jewel art.

Timings

Day 1 
08:00 – Meet with you guide and set-off for the city tour
11:30 – Visit to Peter and Paul Fortress
13:00 – Break for lunch
14:00 – Excursion to Hermitage
15:30 – Hydrofoil ride to Peterhof
16:15 – Excursion to Lower Garden in Peterhof
18:00 – Departure back to the city for a boat ride
19:00 – Rivers and canals boat ride
20:00 – End of the excursion
20:30 – Return

Day 2 
09:00 – Meet with your guide and set-off for the tour
10:00 – Excursion to Yusupov Palace
12:30 – Excursion to Faberge Museum
13:30 – Break for lunch
14:30 – Visit to Church on the Spilled Blood
15:30 – Visit to St. Isaacs Cathedral
16:15 – End of the excursion
17:00 – Return

Know before you book

– The order of the excursions may change.
– St. Isaacs Cathedral and Church of the Savior on The Spilled Blood are closed on Wednesdays. If your tour lasts more than 1 day, then we will shift the visit to another day if possible. Otherwise, we will organize visit to another museum, without any extra charges.
– The Hermitage is closed on Mondays. If your tour lasts more than 1 day, then we will shift the visit to another day if possible. Otherwise, we will organize visit to another museum, without any extra charges.

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Itinerary

Included/Excluded

  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation, pick-up and drop-off
  • Audio equipment (earpiece and receiver)
  • Meals
  • Tips for guide and driver

Tour's Location

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