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.
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.
A moderate amount of walking is involved.
Children and Infants must be accompanied by an adult.
Please indicate name and address of your hotel.
• 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
At the lobby of your hotel.The guide will be holding a sign with your name on it.
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.
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