St. Petersburg Shore Excursion (2 Days)

St. Petersburg Shore Excursion (2 Days)

Seize the best opportunity to grasp all the city highlights on a 2-day shore excursion of St. Petersburg. Explore the most important sights of the city.

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Seize the best opportunity to grasp all the city highlights on a 2-day shore excursion of St. Petersburg. Explore the most important sights of the city.

The facts


  • Languages: English
  • Participants: 2 - 16
  • Duration: 2 days
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  • public (with other participants)
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    Please print your booking confirmation/your voucher and present it at the meeting point.

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Your experience


Make yourself ready for an exciting 2-day shore excursion of St. Petersburg. You will meet your guide at the terminal of your cruise ship. Make yourself comfortable in an air-conditioned van and look forward to new impressions. On Day 1 you will take a brief panoramic tour along the city center. Afterwards you will board a hydrofoil to find yourself at Peterhof , the Imperial Residence located near the Gulf of Finland. Upon arrival, you will have a walking tour along the Lower Gardens. There have a walking tour along the Lower Gardens which represent a unique park full of palaces, radiant fountains and flowerbeds. Get delighted with a sight of the Grand Cascade, Samson Fountain, Trick Fountains and many others.

Enjoy a delicious meal at a local restaurant. After lunch you will drive to Tsarskoye Selo where the prominent Catherine's Palace is located. Admire the palatial interiors and attend the Amber Room which is said to the 8th wonder of the world. During your way back to the city you will be able to have a short subway tour during which you will see the most beautiful stations. At the end of the day you will pay a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood and St Isaac's Cathedral to enjoy all the beauty and grandeur of the orthodox architecture. In the evening you will return to your ship.

The next morning get ready to be picked up by your guide and driver from the cruise port. Enjoy a breathtaking river and canal boat tour to behold the city highlights from a different perspective. After that pay a visit to Peter and Paul Fortress , the place where the city takes its origin. Explore the Peter and Paul Cathedral on a guided tour.The Hermitage Museum is the next point of your tour. Get amazed at the amount of art masterpieces located there. Afterwards you will have a stop at a local restaurant to taste the Russian cuisine there .The last but not the least stop is at the Yusupov Palace which is notorious for being the place where Gr. Rasputin was assassinated. In the evening you will return to your ship.

Please note

Additional information

The tour tickets will be send to you via email and serve as an equivalent of your Russian visa.
Depending on weekdays of your staying, the itinerary order might be changed.
Due to weather conditions a hydrofoil ride might be cancelled. You will be provided with a van instead. There is no refund for unused hydrofoil rides.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Minimum age is 4 years.
At time of booking, сruise ship passengers must provide the following information : ship name, docking time, passport details (passport name, number, date of birth and citizenship is required at time of booking for all participants).
Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (vegetarian/gluten-free etc), otherwise you will be served the same meal as the rest of the group.Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required.

Not wheelchair accessible.
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.

Included in the price

  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Admissions to all museums as per itinerary
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Lunches on both days
  • Private canal boat tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (almost all vehicles are equipped with WIFI)
  • A bottle of water daily
  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Child meal for children 4 - 6 years old is not provided. If your child needs a separate meal, please contact your tour operator to arrange for one.

Meeting point

Meeting point is at the Marine Facade, the sea port in St Petersburg.

Cancellation Conditions

If you cancel between 9 and 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

This deal can be cancelled for free up to 9 days before the date of the activity.

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