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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit

By: TJ Travel
  • Enjoy a guided 2-day excursion in and around St. Petersburg
  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Admire the art at the Faberge Museum
Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit
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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit
Explore all the highlights of St. Petersburg hassle-free with a 2-day shore excursion. With admission and visa fees all covered, travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan with a guide to Peterhof, Catherine Palace, the Church of the Spilt Blood, the Faberge Museum, and many other places. Visit the Hermitage Museum before the official opening hours. Take advantage of headsets if your group has more than 10 people.
What to Expect

Set out on your 2-day shore excursion from your ship. Begin with a city tour and stop to take photos at some of St. Petersburg’s historical sights.

Travel by car to Peterhof and enjoy a guided tour of the Upper Gardens and Lower Fountain Park. After an optional lunch, continue by car to Pushkin. Walk with a guide through Catherine Palace and the Amber Room.

Return to St. Petersburg and admire St. Isaac's Cathedral on a guided tour. At the end of the first day, go back to your ship and enjoy an optional evening program.

Begin the second day with a continued excursion around the city. Visit the Summer Gardens of Peter the Great, the Spit of the Basil Island, Michael’s Castle, Admiralty, the State St Petersburg University, Academy of Fine Arts, the Monument of Peter the Great, and The Russian Academy of Sciences Ancient Egyptian Sphinxes.

Stoll on Nevsky Prospect before enjoying a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum before official opening hours. After an optional lunch, explore the Church of the Spilt Blood and the Faberge Museum with your guide.

At the end of the tour, return to the ship.

Reviews (62)
1 - 5 of 24 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago
We booked a private tour rather than group. It was outstanding!

We booked a private 2-day tour in St. Petersburg and Renat and Nadia were our driver and guide. They both were outstanding. Renat did great in maneuvering through traffic and finding a place to park or wait while we toured, as well as wifi availability....More

Thank artscott
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fabulous Faberge

I had looked around at some different tour companies for St. Petersburg several months in advance but waited to book until about 6 weeks out because I was waiting to see if my budget would allow for a private tour, if a company could arrange...More

Thank mauinoel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A Great Tour Experience

This tour was exceptionally well run by guide Lisa and driver Zoya. Lisa’s knowledge, organisation and local experience was exceptional and Zoya always managed to be in the right place to drop the group off and pick us up again. Together they made our tour...More

Thank Navigate770753
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Excellent all round

I booked through this travel agency after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor and comparing prices which were much lower than the very similar but slightly inferior ship's tour. I am very glad we did. I was slightly apprehensive about visiting St Petersburg because of...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
TJ Travel in St Petersburg

We were on a cruise ship (Regal Princess) and booked TJ Travel for a 2 day tour of St Petersburg. We had read many good things about them on the Cruise Critic website. They provided all of the info we needed and were waiting for...More

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