City:   Alternate currency:
 
Excursion:

Intourist.com Excursion

Excursion 

 

Terms and conditions:

More than 5 days before arrival - no charge
5 and less days – refund of total costs
No show – refund of total costs


Saint-Petersburg private City Tour & Peter & Paul Fortress with transfers and personal guide (English, German, French or Japanese speaking)  

Panoramic private city tour offers the chance to explore the very best that Saint-Petersburg has to offer in the safety and comfort of a private vehicle with brief photo stops. It is an excellent way to see the world-famous sights and impressive landmarks of this historic city, such as the St. Isaac's Cathedral, the statue of Iron Horseman, the Admiralty, the Winter Palace, the Peter and Paul Fortress, and much more. St. Petersburg sightseeing tour will be followed by a guided visit to the remarkable 18th-century ensemble and an open-air museum of the Peter & Paul Fortress on the banks of the Neva River. One of the most recognizable symbols of St. Petersburg, the fortress is a unique historical and architectural ensemble. Originally built as a defensive citadel of the city, during centuries the fortress was used as a political prison and the final resting place of the Imperial House of Romanov. Nowadays the grounds of the fortress are home to the City History Museum and other various museums and exhibitions.


Dvortsovaya Sguare

 
 
 
Description

Saint-Petersburg private City Tour with individual transfers and personal guide

Welcome to Saint-Petersburg! The city was created by Peter the Great in the first half of the 18th century as Russia’s new capital and a “window to Europe”, and called “Venice of the North” for its numerous canals and islands. Panoramic private tour offers the chance to explore the very best that this remarkable city has to offer in the safety and comfort of a private vehicle with brief photo stops along the way. It is an excellent option to see the legendary buildings and palaces, historical museums, art galleries, broad avenues and renowned drawbridges of Russia’s second largest city.

The tour will pass through some famous streets and squares of Saint-Petersburg, like Nevsky Prospect, the main avenue 4.5 km long which cuts through the historical center of the city. Lined up with marble palaces, fashionable boutiques and art salons, trading rows and arcades, the avenue boasts such architectural masterpieces as the Admiralty, majestic Kazan Cathedral, the picturesque Russian-style Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, Gostiny Dvor shopping mall, the majestic monument to Catherine the Great, magnificent Anichkov Bridge, Alexander Nevsky Lavra with charming Trinity Cathedral and the cemetery where Dostoevsky and other Russian famous people are buried. Going along the Neva River embankments the tour will give the chance to view the imperial Winter Palace, home to the world renowned Hermitage; Peter and Paul Fortress, the cradle of Russia’s new capital; St Isaac’s Cathedral, one of the biggest domed churches in the world; and the Bronze Horseman, monument to Peter the Great. The tour will follow to the Summer Garden with an old royal palace and a collection of marvelous Italian Statues and sculpture, the Field of Mars with the eternal flame in the center of the monument to victims of revolutions and wars. The tour will follow on Square of Arts with a statue of Alexander Pushkin in the middle and a cluster of museums, theatres and concert halls around the square, all built in similar design to form a perfect architectural ensemble. The tour will visit Palace (Dvortsovaya) Square with its marvelous Alexander Column, the world’s biggest free-standing monument 50 meters high and 600 tons in weight, and the Triumphal Arch of the General Staff building.

 
 

Timetable 
Tour departs daily

 

Services included 

Saint-Petersburg private City Tour with individual transfers and personal guide

Departure Point: Pick up from your hotel

Return Point: Drop off at your hotel


What’s Included:

•    Panoramic tour of Saint-Petersburg in the safety and comfort of private car/minibus, depending on the numbers of passengers

•    Live commentaries and accompaniment of personal guide-interpreter (English, German, French or Japanese speaking) during the whole time from pick up until drop off

 
 

Additional information 

Panoramic tour of Saint-Petersburg, including the sights of Nevsky Prospect, Kazan Cathedral, St Isaac Square and Cathedral, Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood, The Iron Horseman, Admiralty, Winter Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress and much more


Date:
 
People:
Saint-Petersburg private City Tour & Peter & Paul Fortress with transfers and personal guide (English, German, French or Japanese speaking) 10224 RUB  (~177 $)

5162 RUB  (~90 $)

 
Contact name:
First name Last name Citizenship Passport Gender Date of birth
 

 
Contact E-mail
Comment

 * I have read, understood and agree to the terms and conditions


 
 
About Intourist Contacts
 

 General terms and conditions for on-line booking