We now have openings for 3 more people to join the 3 day intensive St. Pete trip.
The break down in price is as followed:
Since we already have three people, this price is definite at $550 us dollars
If a fourth person (hopefully you!) it would be: $480 us dollars
If we get a fifth person: $445 us dollars
If we get a sixth person: $410
The itinerary has changed but its in our favor since we get to see Hermitage in the morning (less people!). We still see everything as the original, just at different times. Please see below for the new itinerary!
St Pete 3 Intensive Tour
Total 24 hours
Day 1 (8.30am-7.00pm)
8.30am - meet your guide at the sea passenger port terminal next to the Immigration control. The guide will have GUIDE-GURU sign.
8.30-10.30am – St.Petersburg city introduction.
10.30-12.30am - Tour of the Hermitage museum. You will explore treasures of one of the richest world art museums, see the Royal collection of European
masters (Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Michelangelo, Rubens, Titian, Rembrandt etc.), a collection of French Impressionists and Post-Impressionists that is only second
to the collection in France. You will also take a special tour of the Winter palace and view royal living rooms and Gala halls.
1.00-1.30pm – take hydrofoil to Peterhof (please take some snacks with you).
1.00-3.00pm - tour Peterhof Fountain Park and Peterhof Palace. You will walk in the Upper and Lower Peterhof parks, enjoy the spectacular view on the
Grand Cascade with its shining gilded statues and Grand Peterhof palace, learn about the unique fountain system that operates without pumps, enjoy “trick
fountains” invented by Peter the Great to entertain his guests, stroll along the Finnish Gulf to admire magnificent sea-view and St.Petersburg panorama. Visit inside
Grand Peterhof Palace, see the royal gala and private living rooms, Oak Study of Peter the Great.
3.00-4.00pm – transfer to Pushkin.
4.00-5.30pm – You will tour the grand baroque Catherine palace with its endless Golden Gallery of rooms: Great Hall of Mirrors, Picture Hall, Gala Dining hall,
Marble Staircase, the legendary Amber Room etc. Your tour continues in a splendid Catherine Park.
6.00-7.00pm – transfer to St. Petersburg.
7.00pm - back onboard the ship
Day 2 (9.00-4.30pm)
9.00am - meet your tour guide, payment procedures.
9.00-10.00am - transfer to Pavlovsk.
10.00-11.30am - visit inside the Emperor Paul's palace. The Pavlovsk Palace has most exquisite interiors decorated to the tastes of the Emperor Paul and
his spouse Maria. You will observe the Italian Hall, the Grecian Hall, the Hall of War and the Hall of Peace, the Libraries of Paul I and Maria Fyodorovna, the Boudoir,
the Gala Bedroom, and the Tapestry Room decorated with very rare Gobelin tapestries from the famous Don Quixote series given to Paul I by Lois XVI. Your tour will
continue in Pavlovsk landscape park which is the one of the largest parks in Europe.
12.00-1.00pm – transfer to St. Petersburg.
1.00-1.30pm - lunch time
2.00-4.00pm - Visit the Yusupovs' palace. Tour the Yusupovs' palace, home of the wealthiest Russian noble family that is known as a place of Monk Rasputin's
4.30pm - back onboard the ship
9.00am - meet your tour guide.
9.00-12.00am - Comprehensive city sightseeing tour (see the Old city, Nevsky prospect, Square of Arts, the Winter Palace, Bronze Horseman, Strelka,
stop on St.Isaac's square, visit inside Peter Paul Fortress with cathedral (the city's birth place and a burial place of the Romanovs royal family). Visit inside
Spilled Blood Church. You will also see Cruiser Aurora (battleship that signalled Bolshevik Revolution) and Peter the Great's Log Cabin.
12.00-12.30pm – lunch time
1.00-2.00pm – Canal cruise through the rivers and canals. During this relaxing boat tour you will see the city from a different angle. St.Petersburg inherited many
features from its European "sister towns" Venice and Amsterdam. Similar location on islands and winding rivers determined its architectural look: it boasts of more
than 400 bridges, curving granite embankments, graceful palaces of nobility and royalty overlooking waterways. (Groups above 6 pax are provided a private boat
and have a treat of the Russian champagne onboard).
2.30pm - back onboard the ship
I hope that answers your questions!