We offer you an individual tour in St. Petersburg called “Two days with St. Petersburg” or “Big Pack”.
Schedule 2 days individual tour in St. Petersburg «Big Pack»
8:00 Meet your guide by the ship. St. Petersburg shore excursions city-tour «The Portrait of the Great City». In course of the excursion photo stops are made.
10:00-11:00 The Peter and Paul Fortress. A walk in the fortress, an excursion in the Peter and Paul Cathedral with the visit of the burial vault of the Romanovs.
11:30-12:00 Boat-trip to Peterhof by hydrofoil “Meteor”
12:00-13:30 Excursion in the Lower Park of Peterhof (the Fountain park), a walk in the Upper Garden.
13:30-14:30 Trip to Pushkin (Tsarskoye Selo). Time for lunch from lunch-box.
14:30-16:00 A visit of the Catherine palace and park. The tour includes a visit of the Amber Room.
16:00-17:00 The road excursion from Pushkin to St. Petersburg.
17:00-17:30 Excursion in the metro of St. Petersburg.
18:00 End of program. Return to the ship.
✓ An evening program can be included for an extra pay: an evening of Russian ballet with a theater visit/a folk show “Feel Yourself Russian”/ a tour of the Faberge museum “The Treasury of the Court Jeweler”.
☞ Important: In case of a gale warning the hydrofoil “Meteor” trips to/from Peterhof can be cancelled. In this case the program of the excursion to Peterhof is not cancelled and there is no refund because the tour is going to take place and will be carried out by car or minivan depending on the number of the participants of the individual tour.
8:00 Meet the guide by the ship.
08:30-09:30 Boat trip along the rivers and canals “The Northern Venice”
09:30-12:00 The Hermitage (special early opening). The impressionists exposition, located in the General Staff building is not included in the price of the tour.
12:00-13:00 Time for lunch.
13:00-13:40 Museum “Savior on the Blood” (Cathedral, built on the place of the deadly injury of the Emperor Alexander the Second), a visit with an excursion.
14:00-15:00 The gem of the interiors’ excursions – an excursion to the Usupov palace.
15:30-16:10 Architectural landmark – St. Isaac’s Cathedral with an excursion.
17:00 End of program. Return to the ship.
☞ The program of this individual tour in St. Petersburg is filled with museum visits and excursions hence lunch time is limited. Meals are NOT included in the price of the tour.
For an additional pay a lunch-box can be included:
- Russian pies with salty and sweet filling,
- season fruit,
- chocolate of a famous St. Petersburg confectionary factory
- one water bottle
in the first day and a full lunch:
- a salad,
- a soup,
- a main meat course with chicken or turkey,
- tea or coffee
- 1 water bottle)
in one of the central restaurants of the city on the second day.
The cost of the lunch-box is 10 EURO per person, the cost of the set-menu 15 EURO per person.