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St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg Private Maximum Coverage 3-Day Tour

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    What to Expect
    Your tour guide meets you in the arrival hall of the cruise terminal/lobby of your hotel. After checking in, you will be seated in a private comfortable air-conditioned sedan or Mercedes mini-bus (depends on the size of the group). After that, your tour starts.

    Day 1

    9 a.m. — Meet your guide and driver by the ship/hotel

    9:10 a.m. — Start city overview tour. Guided tours of Peter and Paul Fortress and St. Isaac's Cathedral (duration of tours 20-30 minutes each), and shopping (if you wish).

    1 p.m. — Lunch in a local restaurant during the day (included only for groups of 8+)

    2 p.m. — Guided tour of the splendid Hermitage Museum (actual tour duration 2.5 hours)

    5:10 p.m. — Picturesque stroll around the Palace Square and the surrounding area

    6 p.m. — Canal boat tour

    7:30 p.m. — Return back to the ship/hotel


    Day 2

    9 a.m. — Meet your guide and driver by the ship/hotel

    9:10 a.m. — Depart to Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo to tour Catherine Palace with the famous Amber Room and Park. (Actual palace tour duration one hour)

    12 p.m. — Lunch in a local restaurant (included only for groups of 8+) 

    1:15 p.m. — Drive to Pavlovsk residence

    1:30 p.m. — Guided Tour of Pavlovsk palace and park (Actual palace tour duration one hour)

    3:15 p.m. — Drive back to the city

    4:45 p.m. — Guided tour of Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood (actual tour duration 20-30 min)

    6 p.m. — Return back to the ship/hotel

    Day 3

    9 a.m. — Meet your guide and driver by the ship /hotel

    9:10 a.m. — Depart to Peterhof Palace and Garden (Petrodvorets) with a subway tour on the way

    10:10 a.m. — Tour of the Grand Palace of Peterhof with a special early admission (actual palace tour duration one hour)

    11:30 a.m. — Explore the wonderful gardens of Peterhof. Lunch in the park cafe (included only for groups of 8+)

    1:30 p.m. — Hydrofoil* back to St. Petersburg

    2:30 p.m. — Guided tour of Yusupov Palace with Rasputin basement (tour duration 1-1.15 hours)

    5 p.m. — Return back to the ship/hotel

    In case of weather conditions not permitting the hydrofoil ride, there's no refund for unused hydrofoil trip. Van will be used instead.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    3 days
    Return Details
    Returns to the port
    • Professional guide (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese and Chinese languages)
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 8+ people)
    • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
    • Private canal boat tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned sedan/minivan (almost all vehicles are equipped with WIFI)
    • Welcome gift
    • A bottle of water daily
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges, local taxes
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • LAST MINUTE bookings (less than 100 hours before the ship arrives) are not available for cruise ship passengers, as all passport details MUST be submitted to the cruise ship authorities 4 days before the ship arrives - this is the way we provide you with the visa-free entry to Russia.
    • Infants are free of charge. Passport details must be provided for infants like for everyone else. Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information : ship name, docking time, passport details.
    • Passport name, number, date of birth and citizenship is required at time of booking for all participants
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • You must provide the following details to your tour operator for blanket visa processing (visa-free paperwork): Name as in Passport, Passport number, Date of birth, Citizenship
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (vegetarian/gluten-free etc), otherwise you will be served the same meal as the rest of the group.
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • The tour is suitable for hotel guests in the low season period (October - April). The low season rate EXCLUDES visa-free paperwork, hydrofoil ride, river and canal boat tour. Hotel guests MUST provide the hotel's name and address to the supplier
    • Infant meals not included
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. In case of rain you will be provided with ponchos
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


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    • Duration: 3 days
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    • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish
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