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I love you, Peter’s great creation,
I love your view of stern and grace,
The Neva wave’s regal procession,
The grayish granite – her bank’s dress...
(Alexander Pushkin)

Evening programs

for cruise line passengers

Evening programs for cruise line passengers
  • Folk show
  • Evening in the Faberge museum NEW
  • Ballet evening
  • Russian dinner
  • Evening boat trip
  • "White night tour" (draw bridges)
  • Folk show

    Folk show "Feel yourself Russian" in Nicholas Palace is obviously the most popular evening event among our guests. It's a type of show everyone likes so much. You will enjoy traditional Russian singing and dancing and admire the "mysterious Russian soul". More detailed information can be found on this page.

    Duration: 1 h 50 min for the show plus time for transportation
    Cost for mini group members:
    88 US $ pp*
    Cost for private parties: will depend on the number of people. Please check with your manager.

    The cost includes:
    – cost of tickets (including buffet table)
    – transportation
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees

    * for mini group members we prepared a special present: 1.5 hour night tour "Charm of the White Nights" which will come right after the show free of charge.


    Evening in the Faberge museum NEW

    We invite you to spend an evening in the Faberge museum strolling along the luxurious rooms of the 19th century palace and enjoying marvelous pieces of jewelry. You will see the legendary Easter eggs produced by Carl Faberge himself and his best masters. The museum recreates an atmosphere of extreme luxury and beauty which was so typical for the life of the high nobility in Russia just before the revolution. More detailed information can be found on this page.

    NB! After 6pm guided tours are not allowed in the museum so we will provide you with audio guide.

    Duration: about 1, 5 hours in the museum plus time for transportation
    Cost for mini group members:
    88 US $ pp*
    Cost for private parties: will depend on the number of people. Please check with your manager.

    The cost includes:
    – entrance tickets
    – audio guide
    – transportation
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees

    * for mini group members we prepared a special present: 1.5 hour night tour "Charm of the White Nights" which will come right after the show free of charge.


    Ballet evening

    St. Petersburg is considered to be a world ballet capital. Almost every evening several ballet performances are given in different theaters. If you are interested in ballet or if you are ready to see the first ballet performance in your life and figure out what real ballet is we are happy to offer you ballet evening. Our managers will be pleased to help you with the choice. More detailed information concerning ballet in St. Petersburg can be found on this page.

    Cost: Please check with your manager*

    The cost includes:
    – cost of the tickets
    – transportation
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees

    * The cost of tickets will depend on the theater, the exact performance and your seats. The cost of the tickets can vary from about 40 US $ for the Swan Lake in Conservatory to a 100 US $ and more for some ballet performances in Mariinsky theater.


    Russian dinner

    Enjoy delicious dinner in one of the charming restaurants in the center of St. Petersburg. Our managers will help you to choose a restaurant according to your taste and demands. It will be a nice way to celebrate your birthday or wedding anniversary or any other events.

    Cost: Will depend on the number of people in your party. Please check the exact cost with your manager.

    The cost includes:
    – transportation
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees


    Evening boat trip

    If your day itinerary doesn't include a boat trip (like for instance All St. Petersburg Grand or Happy Tour) we suggest you to do it in the evening. You will go along rivers and canals under numerous bridges and see our palaces, mansions and cathedrals at a different angle and with different light. You will get a good chance to enjoy charming and festive atmosphere of a summer evening in St. Petersburg. More detailed information about boat trip you can be found on this page.

    Duration: 1 h for a boat ride plus time for transportation
    Cost for mini group members:
    40 US $ pp
    Cost for private parties: will depend on the number of people and on the type of a boat. Please check with your manager.

    The cost includes:
    – guide service (for a boat ride only)
    – transportation
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees


    "White night tour" (draw bridges)

    It's the most unusual and exotic evening program we offer. It actually would be better to call it "night program" because it starts at 11 pm and finishes at about 3 am next morning. First you will have a guided drive around the night city when our guide will tell you about White Nights and traditions connected with them. After it the guide will see you to a boat for a night ride along the Neva to see draw bridges from the water. Our driver will patiently wait to bring you back to the ship.

    NB! The itinerary was developed for our most curios and daring guests and requires special energy.

    NB! The exact timing could vary depending the day of the week as well as some city events.

    Duration: 4 hours
    Cost:
    Please check with your manager.

    The cost includes:
    – transportation
    – guide service (for a drive only)
    – tickets for the night boat ride
    – visa free service (free of charge)
    – port fees


    "Charm of the White Nights"

    For cruise line passengers who booked our mini-group tours as well as an evening program with the Folk Show or Evening in the Faberge museum we are happy to offer a special guided evening tour "Charm of the White Nights". The tour starts after the end of your evening program and lasts for 1,5 hour. You will be driven around the night city and see the palaces and embankments in White Night light. Your guide will tell you about unique traditions of St. Petersburg White Nights. You will have a chance to experience some of these traditions yourself.

    You do not have to pay for the tour! It comes complementary with your evening program!


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