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2 Day All Highlights of St Peterburg Shore Excursion Tour - with unbiased reviews

2 Day All Highlights of St Peterburg Shore Excursion Tour

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Overview
This tour, paced over two days, will let you see all the major attractions of St.Petersburg. You will also experience some old areas in the countryside with our famous datchas and take a delightful hydrofoil ride which will allow you to experience some modern residential areas of St. Petersburg from the water!
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Marine Passenger Terminal, Morskoy Slavy Sq. 1, St. Petersburg 199106 Russia

8.30 - Meet your guide at the ship

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Rostral Columns, Birzhebaya Sq., St. Petersburg 199034 Russia

8.30-9.30 – First half of the Sightseeing City Tour with photo stops at the main sights/squares of the city

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St. Petersburg Metro, St. Petersburg Russia

10.00-10.30 - Drive South to Tsarskoye Selo (Tsars’ Village) with a metro ride on the way

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia

11.00-12.30 - Visit to the Catherine palace with Amber Room in Tsarskoye Selo (Pushkin)

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia

12.30-13.30 - Drive to Peterhof 13.30-14.30 - break for lunch 14.30-16.00 - Walk the Upper and Lower Fountain Parks of Peterhof 16.00-16.30 - Travel back to the city by hydrofoil

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Marine Passenger Terminal, Morskoy Slavy Sq. 1, St. Petersburg 199106 Russia

16.00-16.30 - Travel back to the city by hydrofoil 17.30 - Drive back to the ship

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Marine Passenger Terminal, Morskoy Slavy Sq. 1, St. Petersburg 199106 Russia

9.00- Meet the guide

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

9.50-12.00 - Specially prearranged “Early entrance” to the Hermitage (before the official opening hours, it helps to avoid big crowds). Inside tour of the Hermitage Museum

Duration: 1 hour 40 minutes

Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

12.30-13.00 - Inside visit Cathedral of Our Savior on Spilled Blood

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia

14.20-15.00 - Inside visit of Peter and Paul’s Cathedral in the territory of Peter and Paul’s Fortress, a birthplace of the city.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: Marine Passenger Terminal, Morskoy Slavy Sq. 1, St. Petersburg 199106 Russia

16.00 - Drive back to the ship

Duration: 5 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (from 6 people)
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Marine Passenger Terminal
  • Entry/Admission - St. Petersburg Metro
  • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
  • Entry/Admission - Marine Passenger Terminal
  • Entry/Admission - Marine Passenger Terminal
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Marine Passenger Terminal
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emma wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
On an organized trip with Mareti, we had Nina as a guide. She was great! His visits were very interesting, we learned a lot about Saint Petersburg. Moreover, she is very accommodating, she helped us to guide us into Saint Petersburg when it was no longer up to her to do so. She
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from kjoytravel, Owner at 2 Day All Highlights of St Peterburg Shore Excursion Tour
Responded 14 Oct 2019
Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. We’re so happy you loved the tour!
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Thomas S wrote a review Sep 2019
1 contribution
Kate was superb! She was patient, knowledgeable and we had a great time. Our driver was also wonderful. We are looking forward to going back and seeing more of Russia because they were so wonderful. Anyone going to Russia should use them.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from kjoytravel, Owner at 2 Day All Highlights of St Peterburg Shore Excursion Tour
Responded 24 Sep 2019
Thomas, thank you for your kind review of Kate and the driver! We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us.
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mia ang wrote a review Apr 2019
2 contributions
Had a great time in St Petersburg. Our guide is knowledgeable and knows everything in detail, she’s patiently answer each of our question... Recomended!
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Date of experience: April 2019
sPolish wrote a review Nov 2018
3 contributions
Everything was perfect and the guide explained things perfectly and in a way that everyone can understand
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katcarlile wrote a review Jul 2018
1 contribution
I traveled recently with 11 other family members. We had a great tour of wonderful sites in St. Petersburg--Peterhof, Hermitage, Cathedral of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, Catherine Palace, etc. Our guide, Olga, was wonderful. She kept us moving (there is walking involved, but
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Date of experience: June 2018
Key Details
  • Marine Passenger Terminal, Rostral Columns, and 9 more
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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