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Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion

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    Itinerary

    Day 1: St. Petersburg

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Emb., 30-38, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
    Early entry excursion
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: The General Staff Building, Dvortsovaya Sq., 6-10 Metro Kanal Griboyedova, Nevskiy Prospekt, Gostiny Dvor, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    The impressionist collection
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia
    Walking tour
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Cathedral, Sobornaya Sq., 1 Petropavlovskaya Fortress, St. Petersburg 197046 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: A traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: St. Petersburg

    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
    Walking tour
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: A traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 3: St. Petersburg

    Stop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, Emb. Reki Moiki, 94 Entrance for individual visitors and small groups from Dekabristov Street, 21, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: Faberge Museum, Fontanka River Embankment 21 Shuvalov Palace, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia
    Excursion
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: A traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will be waiting for you in the port terminal. Our port manager/guide will meet you just few steps off the passport control zone. They will hold a bright name card 'ALLA TOURS'.

    Ports
    St. Petersburg Passenger Port "Marine Façade", St. Petersburg Passenger Port "Lieutenant Schmidt Embankment", St. Petersburg Passenger Port "English Embankment"
    Departure Time

    8:30 am, 9:30 am, 10:00 am
    The actual start and end times of the tour are shown in the tour ticket.

    Duration
    3 days
    Return Details
    Port of St. Petersburg
    Inclusions
    • 3x Lunch
    • Visa-waivers for cruise ship passengers
    • Expert, professional and personable guide for 2 days
    • Experienced and conscientious driver with a comfortable A/C vehicle for 2 days
    • All port fees and local Russian taxes
    • 1 bottle of still water (0.5L) per person per day
    • Personal audio receivers with earphones
    • All photo permissions
    • Subway ride
    • Canal cruise (boat ride)
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - The General Staff Building
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
    • Entry/Admission - The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities: Recommended gratuity is 10% for the guide and 5% for the driver, given separately
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not recommended for travelers with any mobility issues or other serious medical conditions
    • We strongly request that you advise us of any special diets at least 7 days prior to your tour and we will do our best to accommodate you. Otherwise, we cannot guarantee that your personal needs will be satisfied
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 4 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    We were picked up close to the ship, Sky, by a van holding no more than 15 people. Our guide so well spoken and knowledgeable. We had lunch in some authentic Russian restaurants, visited some souvenir shops; and were advised what was safe . Our guide was polite and vigilant
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    Response from AllaUshakova, Owner at Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Dear Richard, We are thrilled that you enjoyed a memorable 3 day Grand Tour of Saint Petersburg with us! Thank you for your 5 star endorsement and gracious review of our Saint Petersburg tour that you enjoyed during your recent Sky Baltic cruise. We are very pleased that you enjoyed the “splendors” of Saint Petersburg including the history, culture and beauty of our fascinating city. We are pleased that you enjoyed visiting all the must see sights that our lovely city has to offer. Thank you for choosing Alla Tours – we enjoyed meeting you! As your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Everything we do at Alla Tours is aimed at providing you with a “trip of a lifetime” so we are deeply gratified to read that our efforts were successful. If you should visit the Baltics in the future, we would love to see you again! With warmest regards, Alla Ushakova Owner/CEO Alla Tours
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    We had an excellent two day tour with svetlana was amazing. Great English knowledgeable and nice pace to the tour. It was great two days. Got into the museums early went on the sub way nice lunch and delivered safely back to the ship on time. I would highly recommend Alla and
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    Response from AllaUshakova, Owner at Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion
    Responded 29 Sep. 2019
    Dear Pat, We are thrilled that you found our 3 day Saint Petersburg Grand Tour “excellent” – very high praise, indeed and exactly what we want all of our wonderful guests to enjoy. Thank you very much for your warm endorsement and 5 star review. We are delighted that you enjoyed visiting our beautiful city with our amazing Svetlana, and what’s more, chose us as your host! It is always so rewarding to hear from our guests that you had a marvelous time with us and that all of our arrangements worked like clockwork. As your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Thank you for choosing Alla Tours. You were an absolute joy to host and we loved introducing you to the city we call home. I am simply elated that you found your St. Petersburg guide, Svetlana, to be an excellent hostess. Svetlana’s enthusiasm and dedication to her job has firmly established her as one of our superstars – I am very lucky to have her. I will be sure to share your kind comments with Svetlana. As your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Everything we do at Alla Tours is aimed at providing you with a “trip of a lifetime” so I am deeply gratified to read that our efforts were successful. If you should visit the Baltics in the future, we would love to see you again! With warmest regards, Alla Ushakova Owner/CEO Alla Tours
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    We used Alla in St Petersburg and in Gdansk. The guides were knowledgeable and personable with great English. We moved to the fronts of all the lines, got stories on the buses, and saw far more for far less money than anything offered by the cruise line. In addition, the small
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    Response from AllaUshakova, Owner at Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion
    Responded 22 Sep. 2019
    Dear janniemax, Thank you for your 5 star endorsement and gracious review of our 3 day Saint Petersburg Tour and Gdansk tour. We are very happy that you enjoyed visiting all the must see sights that these lovely cities have to offer. Thank you for choosing Alla Tours – we enjoyed meeting you! As your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Everything we do at Alla Tours is aimed at providing you with a “trip of a lifetime” so we are deeply gratified to read that our efforts were successful. If you should visit the Baltics in the future, we would love to see you again! With warmest regards, Alla Ushakova Owner/CEO Alla Tours
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    We chose the three day tour of St Petersburg and this proved to be an excellent choice. We really felt to have gained expert knowledge of this wonderful city. Oxana our guide was very informative and led us smoothly through each visit. We never had to queue and she found the
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    Response from AllaUshakova, Owner at Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion
    Responded 27 Aug. 2019
    Dear Margaret, We are thrilled that you enjoyed a “first rate experience” with us! Thank you very much for your warm endorsement and 5 star review of our 3 day Saint Petersburg Grand tour. We are delighted that you enjoyed visiting the many sights that our fascinating city has to offer with your wonderful guide, Oxana. It is always so rewarding to hear positive feedback from our guests – it lets us know that we are providing the quality touring experience that our valued guests deserve. Thank you for choosing Alla Tours – we enjoyed meeting you! Your St. Petersburg guide, Oxana, is one of our superstars. She is very dedicated and passionate and absolutely loved introducing you to the city that she calls home. As we at Alla Tours can proudly boast of having the best guides in St. Petersburg, your kind comments about Oxana have 'made' my and Oxana's day! As your comfort and satisfaction are our top priorities, we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Everything we do at Alla Tours is aimed at providing you with a “trip of a lifetime” so I am deeply gratified to read that our efforts were successful. If you should visit the Baltics in the future, we would love to see you again! With warmest regards, Alla Ushakova Owner/CEO Alla Tours
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    3-Day tour of St Petersburg on a small coach, believe it was a group of 14 people. Our excellent driver Vadin picked-us up at the cruise terminal and skillfully navigated the streets of the city to allow us to get in and out of the key attractions quickly and typically before
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    Response from AllaUshakova, Owner at Small Group Visa Free St. Petersburg 3-day Grand Shore Excursion
    Responded 17 Aug. 2019
    Dear SeattleSteve00, We’re delighted that you enjoyed a “fantastic” tour with us on your recent Baltic cruise! Thank you very much for your 5 star review and gracious endorsement of our 3 day Saint Petersburg Grand Tour. We are pleased that you found your shore excursion with us a memorable experience under the expert guidance of our incomparable Alex and we are happy that you enjoyed visiting all the must see sights that our beautiful city has to offer. We work very hard at providing an outstanding touring experience for our guests and we pride ourselves on treating you like the VIP’s we know you to be. Thank you for choosing Alla Tours – we enjoyed meeting you. As your guide can make or break your touring experience, I am particularly delighted that you enjoyed your guide, Alex, and that you received a great historical context of the many venues that you visited. Alex greatly enjoyed introducing you to St. Petersburg and sends you his warmest regards and his thanks for your kind comments. Everything we do at Alla Tours is aimed at providing you with a “trip of a lifetime” so I am deeply gratified to read that our efforts were successful. I hope we have the opportunity to see you again in St. Petersburg! With warmest regards, Alla Ushakova Owner/CEO Alla Tours
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