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St Petersburg Shore Excursion: City Tour with Hermitage Museum and Peterhof

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    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    The Hermitage Museum is enormous, and it would be easy to get overwhelmed without a guide to show you the highlights. Skip the lines with priority access on this guided tour. Your professional art historian guide will teach you about some of the most important art in the collection, plus explain the Winter Palace’s role in Russian history.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Peterhof Grand Palace, Razvodnaya St., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg 198516 Russia

    Peterhof is a wonderful creation of Peter the Great. Today it is a grand complex, comprising about a half dozen landscape ensembles, stretching along the Gulf of Finland for 10 km. Peterhof is a magical fusion of parks, colorful gardens, stately palaces. Accompanied by an experienced guide, you will visit the Grand Palace, its dazzling beauty and decoration of the rooms and interiors (the oak room of Peter I, the Throne Room, the Audience Hall, the Chesmensky, the Dance Hall and others). The palace has long been the center of social life.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    This Moscow-style church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the city's most beautiful landmarks. It is also variously called the Church on Spilt Blood and the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, its official name. The church of Resurrection on Spilled Blood was built on the spot where Alexander II was fatally wounded by the member of revolutionary organization on the 1st of March 1881. This event gave the name to the church. Stand and admire the breathtaking architecture, design and color of its stunning domes and experience a piece of historic beauty.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia

    Explore the grounds and visit the museums of the Peter and Paul Fortress, the birthplace of St. Petersburg Listen to numerous stories and legends about the tsars and emperors, political prisoners and revolutionaries. Surprise yourself with the panoramic views from the top of the walls of the fortress.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg Russia

    Ride along the main avenue of the city, Nevsky Prospect and see Palace Square, Square of Arts, the facade of the Russian Museum, and other magnificent sights.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Port of St Petersburg
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point at approximately 6pm
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Local guide
    • Lunch
    • Visa included
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Peterhof Grand Palace
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Visa included
    • Please note: You will need to contact the local tour operator at least 7 days before your tour commences, either by email or phone, to ensure that they can provide you with the official documentation to allow you to disembark the vessel upon arrival in St Petersburg.
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Passport name, number, expiry, country and date of birth is required at time of booking for all participants
    • The Tour does not operates for the Cruise ship passengers
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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