Enjoy a private guided tour of Pushkin, one of the most famous suburbs of St. Petersburg. Explore the marvelous Catherine Palace including the mysterious Amber Room and take a stroll through the park that complements the area's natural beauty.
What to Expect
Acquaint yourself with one of the most picturesque suburbs of St. Petersburg, Pushkin, on this tour of the Russian town. The town was founded in 1710 as a residence of Russian Emperors and named after the famous Russian poet, Alexander Pushkin. Pushkin's beautiful palace and park are major tourist attractions included in the list of monuments protected by UNESCO.
Take a stroll down alleys and paths of Catherine Park, an inseparable part of the ensemble. The park was laid out by a team of talented Russian architects supervised by Rastrelli and included prominent sculptors, gardeners, engineers, and thousands of craftsmen.
Continue on toward Catherine Palace, the main landmark of Pushkin and the center of the park's composition. During the palace excursion you will admire its splendid interiors, designed by eminent architects and recently restored for your enjoyment. Learn the mysterious history of the Amber Room and visit the palace's collection of precious artworks such as furniture, porcelain, statues, canvases, and more.
- Personal your native language speaking guide
- Transportation by car or mini-van
- Entrance fees to Catherine Palace and Park