If you prefer leisurely sightseeing and do not want to be in a rush, this is the tour for you! The most important sights of St Petersburg are open for you and give you a perfect taste of the city. Your comfort is our priority, so you will discover the beauty of the Baltic Pearl without any hassle, in a very relaxed way.
Your day starts with meeting your guide in the port terminal after visa-free disembarking. You set off for a city tour, where you get the general view of the city and hear stories of the local history and culture. After that you’ll be on your way to Peterhoff – the most brilliant summer residence of the Russian tzars. You’ll walk through the spacious gardens and admire the marvelous and delicate fountains, numbering around 150. Then you have a chance for a lunch or a snack in the park, and drive back to the downtown through the picturesque countryside. In St Petersburg, you visit St Isaac’s cathedral – one of the largest temples in Europe with breathtaking interiors. To finish your day, you take a leisurely walk down Nevsky Prospect – the main avenue of the city. In the evening you can go back to the ship or experience one of the night activities, such as ballet, folk show or a boat ride along the rivers and canals.
You meet your guide in the morning and drive to the center to visit Savior on Spilled Blood – one of the most beautiful churches of St Petersburg with a fascinating story. Having admired its 7000 square meters of mosaics, you will see another cathedral, which is the main Orthodox church in St Petersburg at the moment – the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan with a great colonnade of 96 columns. You proceed with the tour of the largest and the most important museum in the country – the Hermitage. This former Imperial winter residence houses the world-known masterpieces of Leonardo, Rafael and Rembrandt, so you will see the most famous art works. You will then have an opportunity to have lunch in one of the local cafes and restaurants, and finish your day at the farmer’s market, where you see a piece of real local life and taste the fruit and vegetables that the people grow in their gardens. You will also have a chance for some gift shopping before you go back to the ship.
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per person (40% off), USD