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St.Petersburg
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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)

Best of the Best
two day tour

(Size of the group: max 15 people)

We will try to show you our beloved city in the best way possible. We included hydrofoil ride to Peterhof and early entrance to the Hermitage to make the tour most pleasant. Lunches will not only give you possibility to relax in the middle of each day but also introduce you into Russian cuisine.

Day 1

8.30*»Meeting at the ship
8.30-10.00»Drive around the city – part I (most famous highlights)
10.00-10.30»Hydrofoil to Peterhof
10.30-12.30»Tour of the park and inside visit to one of the small palaces
13.00-14.00»Lunch at a nice local restaurant (Russian cuisine)
14.00-15.00»Drive to Pushkin
15.00-17.30»Catherine's Palace with the famous amber room
17.30-18.30»Drive back
18.30»End of the day program
Evening program
(optional)
Folk show or Faberge museum.
All other evening programs are available as private versions.

Day 2

8.00»Meeting at the ship
8.00-9.30»Drive around the city – part II (visit to an active church, short metro ride)
9.30-12.00»Hermitage Museum – early entrance
12.00-12.30»Walking tour of Nevsky prospect
12.30-13.30»Spilled Blood Cathedral
13.30-14.30»Lunch at a nice local restaurant (Russian cuisine)
15.00-16.00»Boat tour along rivers and canals
16.00-17.00»Drive back with a souvenir stop if possible
17.00»Back to the ship


Cost of the day program: 255 US $ for adults and 245 US $ for students and children.



The cost includes:

  • Port fee, tour tickets (document which allows to provide visa free tours)
  • Guide service
  • Minivan (air-conditioned) with a driver
  • Entrance tickets to all the museums mentioned in the itinerary
  • Boat tour
  • Hydrofoil ride
  • Photo fee for all the museums where it's allowed to take pictures
  • Audio head system (for a group of 5 and more)
  • Bottled water
  • 2 lunches

The cost doesn't include: gratuities to your guide and driver.


NB! We are sorry but children under 5 are not allowed to our mini-group tours. For families with kids, we recommend our shore excursion packagers. Please notice we have special packages for families with kids under 10 and for families with teens.

NB! This itinerary is quite intensive and includes some walking activity. We don’t recommend it for people who have serious walking problems. Wheelchair users need to be accompanied by a person to assist them during the whole tour. If you don't have such person, we are ready to provide a pusher, please get it touch with our manager for more detailed info. In any case, wheelchair users need to be able to walk/climb a few steps independently. For guests with serious walking problems we suggest our shore excursion packages.


* Meeting time will be adjusted to the ship mooring time. The exact meeting time will be indicated in your tour tickets.




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