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Splendid 2 Day St Petersburg Tour Introducing the Best of the City and Russian Culture

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2 day customized tour is the best presentation of Russian history, culture and everyday life. The Tour covers the best of St Petersburg sights and introduces its suburbs. This highly personal private tour includes inside visits: Hermitage/Winter Palace, Impressionist Exhibition in the General Staff Building, Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, Peter and Paul Fortress, Catherine Palace, Imperial Park, Peterhof Fountain Park, a Metro ride, and more. The canal and Neva River cruise will certainly become one of the romantic parts of your visit of St Petersburg.

Itinerary Details

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Day 1 Imperial City and Its Everyday Life 9 am-5 pm

Stop At: Ludmila Tours - Tours in Russia

9:00 am Meet at the lobby of your hotel (Please note: the time of the beginning of the tour can be adjusted depending on your wishes).

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: St. Petersburg

A city overview tour where you will be able to see and take pictures of the most famous and beautiful sights of St. Petersburg center, get acquainted with the history of the city and the Romanov family

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: Neva Embankments

Canal tour along rivers and canals of the "Venice of the North" (available during the navigation period)

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Nevsky Gate

Panoramic city tour including a graet view of the Peter and Paul Fortress.

Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Church of Our Savior on the Spilled Blood tour, which startles visitors with its mighty size, multicoloured "onion" domes, magnitude of its décor. The interior has the largest surface in the world covered with mosaics created to depict religious subjects

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt

A stroll along Nevsky Prospect with a visit to the Eliseev Grocery Shop

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Kazan Cathedral

Visit the impressive nineteenth century Kazan Cathedral perceived primarily as a memorial to the Russian victory against Napoleon

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum

Hermitage guided tour of the former winter royal residence which boasts with its exclusive interiors and outstanding art collection, full of unique exhibits

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: The General Staff Building

A visit of an excepional Impressionistic Exhibition with Hidden treasures collection

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: The Shadow Museum

This is a unique art space where objects of contemporary art in the style of shadow art are presented. All art objects are connected in a single exhibition, the main theme of which is St. Petersburg.

Duration: 40 minutes

Day 2 Romantic Suburbs 9 am-4 pm

Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park

Travel to Tzar's Village, one of St. Petersburg's suburbs within an hour drive from the city center. You will visit former Tsar's summer residence - Catherine's Palace and Catherine's Park with its many beautiful pavilions, sculptures and ponds

Duration: 2 hour

Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof

Drive to Peterhof. Another summer residence of Russian emperors. You will see the Upper Garden which resembles Versailles in its planning and, of course, the Lower Park with its incomparable Fountain

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

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Metro tour on the way to explore the palace like metro stations of S Petersburg

Duration: 30 minutes