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1 day St-Petersburg Private Luxury Shore Excursion

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    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    Inside the church you will be fascinated by the brightness of 7 thousands square meters of mosaics, Russian style iconstands and wonderful marble floors. You will get acquainted with the story of the assassination of Alexander the Liberator as the church is dedicated in his memory.

    Duration: 45 minutes

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    The tour of the greatest museum of Russia will last about 2-2,5 hours. You will be able to see the splendid state halls of the Winter Palace — the former Royal residence. You will see the luxurious halls which witnessed important historical meetings. You can see the exact room where the revolution started.

    Art lovers will enjoy the unique art collection — the masterpieces by Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Rafael, Della Robia, Fra Angelico, Botticelli, Filipino Lippi, Caravaggio, Canaletto, Tiepolo, Diego Velasquez, Goya, about 20 works by Rembrandt, Rubens — about 40 masterpieces, Anthony van Dyck, Franz Halls, Antonio Canova and many other famous artists. You will also see some of the collection of Roman, Greec and Egyptian ancient art.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: RIver Fontanka Embankment, St. Petersburg Russia

    A comfortable boat will take you along the granite embankments of the small rivers and canals to the main waterway of Saint Petersburg Neva river, showing you the gorgeous palaces and bridges from different perspective.

    St. Petersburg was conceived as a city on the water, a counterpart of Venice and Amsterdam, and rightly earned its nickname, «the Venice of the North.» A boat trip along the canals will show you the city through the eyes of Peter; you can fully immerse yourself in the rich history and architectural heritage of the city or simply enjoy your ride.

    More than 30 bridges are waiting for you to discover their legends and alluring stories. Behind every turn, you will see beautiful palaces and castles. A tour of St. Petersburg’s canals will reveal to you the finest architectural monuments of «the Northern Venice.»

    In total, the city’s rivers and canals are about 300 km long. During the trip around the canals, you will not only get to see the main attractions in the city center but also visit the cozy quiet corners on the outskirts.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: City Sightseeing St.Petersburg, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

    This tour will offer you a first impression of the iconic St. Petersburg’s landmarks: buildings and monuments, streets and squares, gardens and parks; you’ll briefly glimpse the key events of the city’s history.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Metro, St. Petersburg Russia

    See the opulent stations of St. Petersburg metro

    Duration: 40 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up at the desired location, including your ship terminal
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Inclusions
    • all port fees for one day and all local Russian taxes
    • visa support ( for cruise passengers)
    • professional English-speaking guide for 8 hours (other languages available for private tours upon request
    • A/C vehicle for 8 hours
    • subway ride
    • Bottled water
    • audio headsets for groups of 10 persons and more
    • Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - RIver Fontanka Embankment
    • Entry/Admission - City Sightseeing St.Petersburg
    • Entry/Admission - St. Petersburg Metro
    Exclusions
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Please, provide the cruise ship name , your full name as in the passport , date of birth, country of citzenship and passport number. The tour ticket (visa equivalent document ) will be sent to you via e-mail.
    • Due to the port regulations, any booking less than 5 days before the cruise arrival will not be treated.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Printed out tour ticket and a current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    +29
    WOW! This was a great tour with an excellent guide. Elena or Lena was phenomenal and deserves a + after the excellent. Her love for her city comes through in her descriptions and all information about this fantastic city. Each one of us was so appreciative of everything that
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    We booked for a group of 5 including my parents who are 80 years old. Elena, who runs the tour company, was our guide. Her English is perfect and her local knowledge amazing. She loves her city and it’s history. We had a car and driver for the day. He was really helpful too. We
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    We have just returned from our trip to St.Petersburg and i should say it was great! Such a team. Very professional aproach to everything: sightseeing, transportations and communications via email. We are happy we went with this company. I would highly recommend Red Sun Tours.
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    We booked Elena after reading reviews from this site and we both were extremely happy and satisfied with her professionalism, knowledge and passion! Her sense of humour - filled with local stories simply entertained us throughout the day! Also, special thanks to our driver -
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    +6
    Ellena our local guide was promptly waiting at the Cruise Terminal for the 4 of us Weather was against us but Elena never stopped trying to make sure that we saw Petershof Gardens all the major Monuments and Churches of St Petersburg when you consider they have 400 Palaces it's
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    • Duration: 8h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish
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