2-Day Intensive Tour (May-October)

340 $perperson
BOOK

NOTICE! The tour is only available from May to mid-October!

   

For private tour the cost depends on number of people in your party.

For Flat-Rate group tour (only avaliable for cruise passengers!) the cost - $ 340 US per person  (min group size 4, max group size 16) - leave your request http://j-travel-spb.ru/Roll-Call/

 

Dear guests! We are glad to arrange private or group tours for You. According to Your wishes and special requests. If You would like to bring any ideas and changes to our program, contact us to discuss it. Feel welcome.

Please note, the tour schedule might be changed depending on the museum days-off, days of week or traffic.

 Day 1 

08:30 am

Meeting at the ship/hotel 

10:00 am - 11:00 am Boat trip
11:00 am - 12:00 pm  A visit to Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Drive to Tsars’ Village  (Pushkin town)
01:00 pm – 02:00 pm Lunch time
02:00 pm – 04:00 pm A visit to Catherine Palace with Amber Room
04:00 pm – 05:00 pm Drive to Peterhof 
05:00 pm – 06:00 pm A visit to Peterhof Fountain Park
06:00 pm – 07:00 pm A visit to Peterhof Grand Palace
07:00 pm - 08:30 pm Drive to Saint-Petersburg
08:30 pm

On board/hotel

 

Day 2

09:00 am Meeting at the ship/hotel. Paying for the tour
10:00 am - 11:00 am A visit to Faberge Museum
11:00 am – 12:00 pm A visit to Church of Our Saviour on Spilled Blood
12:00 pm – 01:00 pm A visit to St. Isaacs' Cathedral
01:00 pm – 02:00 pm Lunch time
02:00 pm – 04:00 pm A visit to Hermitage museum
05:00 pm On board/hotel

 

Price list:

 

Private tour for cruise passengers: 

Number of people

 Price per person in USD

1 1070
2 610
3 460
4 380
5 335
6 305
7 295
8 280
9 265
10 255
11 245
12 235
13 230
14 225
15 220
16 215


NOTICE:
  

What is included in the price:

-  Meeting at the ship

- Free port pick up and drop off

-  Visa-free support

-  Professional guide

-  Modern vehicle with AC

-  Entrance tickets

-  Photo permissions inside the museums

-  Port fees

-  Taxes

-  Audio head-sets for groups more than 10 pax 

- Raincoats in case of rain

- Bottled water (one bottle per person per day)

- Cookies, yogurt, banana per person on the first long day

What is not included in the price: 

-  Lunch (from $10 US per pax), at the request.

-  Gratuity for guide, for driver 

 

Flat-rate group tour for cruise passengers: 

Number of people 4-16

 Price per person in USD

  340


NOTICE:
  

What is included in the price:

-  Meeting at the ship

- Free port pick up and drop off

-  Visa-free support

-  Professional guide

-  Modern vehicle with AC

-  Entrance tickets

-  Photo permissions inside the museums

-  Port fees

-  Taxes

-  Audio head-sets for groups more than 10 pax 

- Raincoats in case of rain

- Bottled water (one bottle per person per day)

- Cookies, yogurt, banana per person on the first long day

- Lunch

What is not included in the price: 

-  Gratuity for guide, for driver 

 

Private tour for land travelers: 

Number of people

 Price per person in USD

1 865
2 505
3 390
4 330
5 295
6 270
7 265
8 255
9 240
10 235
11 225
12 220
13 215
14 210
15 205
16 200


NOTICE:
  

What is included in the price:

-  Meeting at your destination 

-  Professional guide

-  Modern vehicle with AC

-  Entrance tickets

-  Photo permissions inside the museums

-  Taxes

-  Audio head-sets for groups more than 10 pax 

- Raincoats in case of rain

- Bottled water (one bottle per person per day)

- Cookies, yogurt, banana per person on the first long day

What is not included in the price: 

-  Lunch (from $10 US per pax), at the request.

-  Gratuity for guide, for driver 

 

  Discounts: 

Kids under 6 years old are free of charge. For kids from 7 to 17 years old and students ISIC is $10 USA pp. 

 

  Tour description (the total duration 20 hours)

This tour includes all the best that St. Petersburg and its suburbs have. If you are active and have only 2 days in our city, then this tour is especially for you. You will not have much time to relax, but you will feel the beauty and elegance of this city, you will understand why the revolution in Russia happened, whose hands built this beauty and much more. 

 

The first tour day (duration 12 hours)

You take a boat trip (1 hour.) View the streets, beautiful mansions, architectural ensembles, squaresand palaces of St.- Petersburg from the water angle (Spit of Bazil Island, Rostral Columns, Trinity bridge, Summer garden, Michael’s castle, Church on Spilled Blood, General Headquartes, Winter Palace (Hermitage museum), Palace bridge...). The city has more than 80 rivers, canals and ponds, more than 600 bridges together with its suburbs. You sail along the rivers and canals under a variety of fabulous bridges. 

You make photo stops at the most beautiful sights of the city - Basil Island, Rostral Columns.

Visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress, the first structure of St.- Petersburg. The foundation stone was laid by Peter I himself on May 16, 1703. Visit to the Peter and Paul Cathedral, the burial place of Russian tsars from Peter I to the last RussianTsar Nicholas I and his family. Its golden spire is the symbol of the modern city.

Visit (optional) to some of unusual subway stations, that are nicknamed the underground palaces, take a short ride.

You go to Pushkin Town. Officially, it is one of the districs of St. Petersburg. The town got its name in honor of the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin. 

Visit to the summer residence of the Russian tsars Catherine Palace in the Russian baroque style, which is quite impressive with its size. It was completed during the reign of Empress Elizabeth (daughter of Peter I) in 1756 and named after her mother – Catherine I. The Palace is famous for the Amber RoomThe Prussian king Friedrich I presented 22 amber panels to Peter I in 1716. Walk through the French regular Catherine Park.

Visit to the Peterhof Fountain Park and walk through the fountains, which are called “Russian Versailles”. Beautiful fountains were created on the order of Peter the Great in imitation of the French fountains of Versailles.

Visit to the Peterhof Grand Palace. The Palace was designet by the famous Italian architect Rastrelli for Elizabeth I. The interior is decorated with gilded carving.

 

The second tour day (duration 8 hours)

You continue the city tour with stops to take pictures of sights, that You did not see on the first tour day.

Visit to the Faberge Museum. It has the largest collection of Faberge Eggs in the world.

Visit to the Savior on Spilled Blood (the Church of Redemption). A place where the Russian Tsar Alexander II was mortally wounded and his blood was spilled in 1881. Later his son Alexander III ordered to build this unusual church in honor of Alexander II. It is beautifully decorated with mosaics.

Visit to St. Isaac's Cathedral, which is the fourth tallest cupola construction of the world. Famous French architect Montferrand designed this magnificent church. It took 40 years to be built. Since 1858 the church used to be the principal cathedral of St.-Petersburg until the Revolution. In 1931 it was converted to a museum.

Visit to the Hermitage Museum, which is the largest museum of art in Russia. It numbers more than 3 million works of art, representing different countries, people and ages. The museum consists of 5 buildings connected by the passages (The Winter Palace, the Little Hermitage, the Old Hermitage, the New Hermitage, the Hermitage Theater). Through the passages You take a walk to see all the buildings. Have a look at some of state rooms of the Winter Palace, works of Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael's Loggiaand much more.  Please note! Works of impressionists and post- impressionists are not included in the tour. This exhibition is located in a separate building and takes 1.5 hour.

 

 For private tour the cost depends on number of people in your party.

 For Flat-Rate group tour (only avaliable for cruise passengers!) the cost - $ 340 US per person  (min group size 4, max group size 16) - leave your request http://j-travel-spb.ru/Roll-Call/

340 $perperson
BOOK
2-Day Intensive Tour (May-October)