Key Details
2 days
Mobile Voucher Accepted
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Live Guide
Wheelchair Accessible

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What You'll Do
  • Admire the stunning collection of masterpieces at the Hermitage Museum, with pre-booked admission and experienced guide
  • Tour magical St. Petersburg, seeing all the highlights of Russia's Second City
  • View the lavish gold and amber walls of the Amber Room at the Catherine Palace
  • Watch the Fountain Ceremony at the Peterhof Palace, before exploring the park and gardens
  • Learn the mysterious history of Rasputin at the grand Yusupov Palace
  • Relax and enjoy a full 2-days' program of tours and activities, with all non-visa arrangements taken care of
  • Enjoy lunches with your tour group, and convenient transportation to and from your ship
  • Visit the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in St. Petersburg, St. Isaac's, along with the Cathedral of Our Savior of Spilled Blood
The famous collection at the renowned Hermitage Museum, opulent Russian palaces, magnificent fortresses, and the splendor of St. Petersburg will be yours to discover over 2 days on this special tour with no visa required for cruise and ferry passengers.
What to Expect
Spend 2 days exploring beautiful St. Petersburg, Russia. Cruise and ferry passengers can easily participate in this tour; all arrangements will be made for them by the tour operator and no visa is required.

Enjoy visits to major monuments and sites, including the Hermitage Museum, the Peter and Paul Fortress, and the Cathedral of Our Savior of Spilled Blood. Tour Russia's cultural capital, take river and canal cruises, view famous art works, and revel in the opulence of St. Petersburg's imperial heritage.

This 2-day tour includes a half-day visit to Peterhof, where you'll enjoy tours of the Fountain Park, the Catherine Palace and Amber Room, before roaming the famous gardens. The 2nd day of the tour includes a river and canal cruise, and visits to fortresses and palaces, as well as a guided tour of the infamous Hermitage Museum.

Lunch is provided on both days, as well as comfortable, air-conditioned transportation to and from the port.

Day 1:

08:00-08:30 Meet your tour guide at the port, after disembarking the ship and passing through the passport control
08:30-10:00 Take the City Highlight Tour, covering all the major sites of St. Petersburg
10:00 Depart to Peterhoff by hydrofoil
10:30-12:00 Watch the magnificent Fountain Opening Ceremony, guided tour of the Lower Fountain Park
12:00-13:00 Lunch
14:00-15:30 Visit Catherine Palace including the renowned Amber Room and Gardens Tour
15:30-16:30 Transfer back to St. Petersburg, visiting the Metro on the way
16:30 -18:00 Tour of St. Isaac's Cathedral–the largest Russian Orthodox Cathedral in St. Petersburg. Visit the Cathedral of Our Savior of Spilled Blood
18:30 Return to your ship

Day 2:

08:00 Meet your guide at the port
08:30-09.30 River and Canal Cruise
9:30-10:30 Visit Peter and Paul Fortress, burial site of Emperors and Empresses of Russia
11:00-13:00 Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum
13:30-14:30 Lunch
15:00-16:30 Guided tour of Yusupoff Palace, the site of Rasputin's mysterious murder
17:00 Return to your ship
What's Included
  • Pre-booked museum admission fees
  • Air-conditioned transport throughout
  • Non-visa arrangements
  • Port fees
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
What's Not Included
  • Gratuity
Meeting Point

Pick-up from cruise and ferry port (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
• Shore tours are run on a "join-in" basis with guaranteed departures for certain cruise ships
• Maximum number of group members is 10
• Evening programs and individual arrangements are available upon request

From $300 per person

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