The most balanced tour. It is the best solution of timing, sights you visit and price. Discover mysterious Russia with the charming beauty of the tzars’ palaces, parks, cathedrals, breathtaking legends and myths!!!
You start your day after the passport control and meeting your guide in the port. First you get the overview of the city on a panoramic city tour, while you drive around the historic center and make stops to take brilliant photos. Then you board the hydrofoil, which takes you to Peterhoff – one of the most opulent and luxurious Imperial residences in Europe. You will tour the gardens and enjoy the tranquility and freshness of green trees and innumerous fountains. You will also have a chance for a lunch or a snack right there in the park. After the tour you drive back to the city with an opportunity to go town to St Petersburg metro and take a short ride to see a couple of most impressive stations. Back in the city, you visit the young Faberge museum to be fascinated by the incredible collection of real Easter eggs made by the famous jeweler, as well as some other of his creations. On top of all that, you visit St Isaac’s Cathedral, which is among the largest European churches. Then you are welcome to go back to the ship to relax, or take one of the numerous evening options: a night of Russian ballet, a bright Folk show or a dinner in town.
You meet your guide at the port and drive to the city center to board the boat and take a ride around the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. This gives you a completely different perspective of the city, and you will take a lot of wonderful photos of the embankments and gorgeous architecture reflected in the waters. When you disembark the boat, you have a visit to Savior on Spilled Blood – one of the brightest and the most Russian-looking churches in the city with an amazing story of neglecting and recovery. Next you have some time for a coffee or lunch before you take a tour of the biggest and the most important Russian museum – the Hermitage. It houses a collection of about 3 million pieces of art works, including such world-famous masterpieces as paintngs by Leonardo, Rafael, Titian and Rembrandt. Full of new impressions, you will have a chance to buy some gifts for your friends and family, and then we will bring you back to the ship.
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per person (40% off), USD