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Price from € 159.00 per person
1 Day Shore Excursion St. Petersburg, Guaranteed Departure
Church on Spilled blood, Peterhof Fountain Park, State Hermitage Museum, Catherine Palace in Pushkin, the park in Pushkin, Metro ride (if time permits), 1 lunch included.
This 1 day tour is designed to give those on ships which have a 1 day port call in St Petersburg, the most complete overview of the city and culture possible in a single day. During the tour you will visit: Spilt Blood Cathedral, Peterhof, Fountain Park, State Hermitage Museum, Catherine Palace at Pushkin, the park in Pushkin, Metro ride (if time permits), 1 lunch included.
07:00 Ship’s arrival
07:30-09:00 Start of the tour, Highlights drive tour
09:00-10:00 Drive to Pushkin
10:00-11:30 A visit to the Catherine's Palace with the Amber room. Walk through a Park to bus parking
11:30-12:30 Drive to Peterhof (Summer residence)
12:30-13:30 A visit “Shuvalovka” - Russian village, Lunch time
13:45-14:45 Tour of the Peterhof Fountain
15:00-15:30 Hydrofoil back to St. Petersburg (may be canceled due to weather conditions)
15:30-17:00 A visit and tour of the State Hermitage Museum
17:30-19:00 A visit inside the Spilt Blood Cathedral followed by a Walk along Nevsky Prospect
19:30 Return to the ship with “Matrioshka” souvenir shop on route
at the terminal.
at the terminal.
Things to bring
photo / video camera.
- All Local Taxes"Cruise Visa"
- All admission tickets to below listed places
- All photo and video permits inside venues where photography is allowed
- English speaking highest rated guide
- Bottled water
- Rain coats if needed
- Welcome package (Newspaper # 2, postcard to mail home, coupon for a free gift, special Full color illustrated itinerary booklet, St. Petersburg photo DVD, event calendar of the city, St. Petersburg map)
- Audio system with personal headsets (provided for groups of minimum 7 persons)
- hydrofoil ticket from Peterhof.
Cancellations more than a week in advance only administration costs of 15%
Cancellation between a week and 48 hours prior to departure date: 50% of the total amount
Cancellation less than 48 hours prior to departure date: 100% of the total amount
No show: no restitution
Prices: 159 EUR per person (flat rate).
This is a guaranteed departure tour, group size maximum 16 persons.
Prices for private groups:
private group 2-3 persons: 339 EUR per person.
private group 4-5 persons: 279 EUR per person.
For bigger groups please contact us for additional information and prices.
Duration: about 12 hours.
Activity level: high.
In order to get off the ship on time, please follow our disembarkation instructions - you will get a ticket with instructions after a tour booking. The group will be waiting for those who are late no longer than 30 min. after time of excursion which is in your ticket and then will start the tour. The touring van shall be dispatched immediately after they are filled. But the manager will wait for the late clients for another 1/2h, 1h in total counting from the time in your ticket. If the late clients are there within this time, they will be taken to the city and joined the group. In case of showing up later then 1/2h after time, payment for the transportation to the city will be covered by the client. We kindly request that you be punctual in consideration of your fellow cruise mates who will be joining you on your group tour.
This tour is not suitable for "slow walkers" or mobility restricted persons. There is unfortunately no place to load walker devices or wheelchairs in the vehicles.