Skip-The-Line: Peter and Paul Fortress Walking Tour

Skip-The-Line: Peter and Paul Fortress Walking Tour

Enjoy a skip-the-line entrance to Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral. Explore the place where the city was founded on a guided tour.

  • customization possible
from 129 $ per person
Check availability | book

Enjoy a skip-the-line entrance to Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral. Explore the place where the city was founded on a guided tour.

The facts


  • Language: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian
  • Participants: 1 - 15
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Instant confirmation
  • private (no other participants)
  • mobile voucher is accepted
    Show your booking confirmation or voucher on your mobile phone or tablet. Alternatively, you can almost always also present your booking confirmation or voucher in paper form. You will receive further information in the booking confirmation.

Check Availability | Book

November 2019
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
  Available   Selected   auf Anfrage

Please choose an available date in the calendar to start your booking.

checking ...

Your experience


  • Explore the Peter-and Paul-Fortress, the place which is considered to be the birthplace of Saint Patersburg
  • See the graves of great Russian rulers
  • Visit the Peter-and-Paul-Cathedral


Your guide will meet you at the lobby of your hotel at the designated time and then you depart to the Peter and Paul Fortress by public transportation or on foot - depending on your hotel's location. Start your tour with the Peter and Paul Cathedral which is not only the oldest church in Saint Petersburg but also the very first city construction. This orthodox cathedral was built in early Baroque style. Get ready to behold graves of the Russian rulers which are represented as stone monoliths inside the cathedral.

You will learn some facts of the Russian history and the Romanov dynasty. The Peter and Paul Fortress is considered to be the birthplace of Saint Petersburg, as it is the place where the city was founded in 1703. Plunge in the historical atmosphere of the so-called Hare (‘Zayachy’) Island where the fortress is located. Learn about Trubetskoy Bastion Prison which functioned from the end of the 19th century till the beginning of the 20th one. Explore the Peter and Paul Cathedral – a burial place of the Romanov royal dynasty.

Walk along the Nevsky Panorama to enjoy stunning city views and take memorable pictures there!

You will be walking inside the fortress, exploring its neighborhood with your guide who will make a retrospective journey into the history of Saint Petersburg for you. You are free to finish your tour at a location of your choosing.

Please note

Additional information

A moderate amount of walking is involved.
Children and Infants must be accompanied by an adult.
Please indicate name and address of your hotel.

Included in the price

  • Professional guide's services
  • Admission to Peter-and-Paul-Fortress, Peter-and-Paul-Cathedral and Nevsky Panorama
  • Professional driver's services
  • Museum of History of Saint-Petersburg

Meeting point

At the lobby of your hotel.The guide will be holding a sign with your name on it.

Cancellation Conditions

If you cancel at least 2 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. Cancellation fee is 50% if the customer cancels the tour less than 48 hours before the tour Cancellation fee is 100% if the customer cancels less than 24 hours before the tour begins.

This deal can be cancelled for free up to 2 days before the date of the activity.

Supplier terms

Specific supplier terms for this supplier

Opinions and Experiences

What customers say about rent-a-guide



Rating by

Habe zeitlich sehr knapp gebucht, aber alles super gelaufen. Gerne wieder, 100%tige Empfehlung

Rating by

Perfekt, hat alles gut funktioniert!!

Rating by

5****Schnelle kompetente Bearbeitung, telefonischer Rückruf um Alternativen zu finden. Super nette Kontaktpartner. Hat mich überrascht und überzeugt. Sehr zu empfehlen

More reviews
The local operator is solely responsible for the contents of this offer. In case of a reasonable suspicion of a copyrigth infringement, please contact us at to get the contact details of the operator.

This is why you should book on rent-a-guide

Best price guarantee
Over 1 million tickets
Over 600,000 satisfied customers
from 129 $ per person
No reviews