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Small Group Visa Free Saint Petersburg 2 Day Must See shore excursion

Highlights
  • Take a 2-day small-group shore excursion around St. Petersburg
  • See the Hermitage Museum, Catherine's Palace, Peterhof, and more
  • Take a boat tour around the city and enjoy 3-course lunches each day
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Small Group Visa Free Saint Petersburg 2 Day Must See shore excursion
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Small Group Visa Free Saint Petersburg 2 Day Must See shore excursion
From $250.00
Overview
Get a comprehensive overview of Russia’s cultural capital on this 2-day small-group shore excursion to St. Petersburg. See famous landmarks such as the Hermitage Museum, Catherine’s Palace, Peterhof, the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and much more. Enjoy a boat tour along the canals and the Neva River, 3-course Russian lunches on each day, and skip-the-line admission to popular attractions.
What to Expect
Please note: The itinerary is a sample. The actual itineraries are adjusted to coordinate with your ship's arrival and departure.
Day1
8:30 a.m.-- Meet at the ship
9:00 a.m.--City highlights drive tour through the historical downtown with the nice views on the bridges, squares; palaces and the Neva river embankments. Short walks and picture stops. Subway ride
10:00 a.m.-- Travel to Tsars Village (Tsarskoe Selo)
11:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of Catherine palace incl. Amber room and walk through the park
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian Lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Travel to Peterhof summer estate.
2:30 p.m. -- Tour of the Lower Fountain Park and Upper gardens.
4:00 p.m. -- Travel back to the city Payment for the tour
17:00 Onboard or Optional Evening Program
Day2
8:00 a.m. -- Meet at the ship
8:30 a.m. -- Boat ride: City tour from the water angle
10:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of the Hermitage museum (early entry)
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Guided tour of Church on the Blood
2:30 p.m. --  Shopping experience on Nevsky prospect incl. visit to Eliseyev Emporium
4:30 p.m. --  Visit to Saint Isaac Cathedral
17:00 Onboard
18:00 Sailing off
Reviews (28)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed October 17, 2018
This tour is a must

Perfect in everything this tour offered from the excellence of the guide to the pace of the two day comfort tour.More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DAVID R
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Dear DAVID R, Thank you very much for your 5 star review and generous endorsement. I am incredibly happy that you found our 2 day Comfort Tour “perfect” and enjoyed your visit to our fascinating city. We work very hard at providing an outstanding touring...More

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Highlight of our trip!

St. Petersburg was one of several stops on our Viking cruise of the Baltic. Rather than take one of the ship's arranged excursions, we elected to go with Alla Tours. We had no regrets! From the visit to the Hermitage and the subway ride to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Mary D
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Dear Mary D, Thank you for your generous endorsement. I am simply elated that your St. Petersburg tour with us under the guidance of our lovely Svetlana was the “highlight of (y)our trip” during your recent Viking cruise! Thank you so very much for sharing...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018
Loved this tour,

We were 2 couples that went with a group of 12 on this tour with Alla Tours. I highly recommend this tour company and if you can also get the tour guide Olga. The tour is very informative, taking you through all of that you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 786robz
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Rob Z, Thank you so very much for sharing your 5 star review of your 2 day St. Petersburg tour with us on your recent Baltic cruise! What a joy to read that you “Loved this tour” – very high praise, indeed and exactly...More

Reviewed September 13, 2018
Fabulous 2-Day Must See Tour of St Petersburg

We were on a cruise, and had no problem going through customs with our Alla Tour ticket, which also served as our visa for Russia. Our guide, Alexandra was superb, super nice, very informative, great English, kept us moving along at a relaxing pace and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DeeFry
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Dear DeeFry, I was delighted to read your glowing review and hear that you found your 2 day Must See Tour with us “fabulous”. Thank you for your 5 star review and generous recommendation - I am delighted that you enjoyed an exceptional experience whilst...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018
Alla Tours - the way to go in St Petersburg

Deciding to use a small on-shore Tour Group in St Petersburg proved to be a very good decision. We selected Alla Tours and found them to be extremely efficient and our tour guide Yulia (hope that is the correct spelling) was fantastic. Her support to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank patto46
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