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2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise

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    Day 1: The Suburbs of St Petersburg & Canal Cruise

    Stop At: St. Petersburg Metro, St. Petersburg Russia
    Day 1 (9,5 hours)

    8:30-9:00 am - Meeting at the port terminal (the exact time depends on the cruise ship docking time)
    9:00-10:00 am – Panoramic city ride with picture stops and a short subway ride to see the most remarkable stations
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia
    10:00 - 11:00 am - Transfer to the city of Pushkin (Tsarskoye Selo)
    11:00 - 12:45 am - Excursion to Catherine's Palace with the Amber Room & Park
    12:45 - 1:45 pm - Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia
    1:45 - 2:30 pm - Transfer to the city of Peterhof
    2:30 - 4:00 pm - Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof (park only). You will enjoy the views of the Grand Cascade and its fountains, gilded decoration and water jets.
    4:00-5:00 pm - Return to St Petersburg
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg Russia
    5:00 - 6:00 pm - Sightseeing boat ride on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg
    6:30 pm - Return back to the cruise ship

    Optional: You can order an evening activity for an extra charge: Russian ballet, traditional folk show, classical music concert, night boat cruise, visit to the Vodka Museum and other activities. Please let us know your wishes at the time of booking.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Traditional Russian 3-course lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: City Tour - The Hermitage - Faberge Museum

    Stop At: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191025 Russia
    Day 2 (8 hours)

    8:30 am - Meeting in the port terminal
    8:30-10:30 - City Tour with picture stops at the Kazan Cathedral, the Zinger House and other landmarks
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia
    10:30 - 11:00 am - Excursion to the Church on the Spilled Blood
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia
    11:15 -1:15 pm - Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum including the Winter Palace (skip-the-line entry)
    1:30 - 2:30 pm - Traditional Russian 3-course lunch in a local restaurant
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Faberge Museum, Fontanka River Emb., 21, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia
    2:30 - 3:30 pm - Guided visit to the Faberge Museum to see the largest collection of Faberge Eggs (with an audio guide or live guide depending on the group size)
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia
    3:45 - 4:15 pm - Excursion to St Isaac's Cathedral
    4:30-4:45 pm - Return back to the cruise ship

    The order of the sightseeing may change depending on days of the week, museum availability, and traffic.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Traditional Russian 3-course lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    A representative of our company will be waiting for you right after the passport control with a sign saying CITY BREAK TOURS. Do not forget to take your valid PASSPORT and PRINTED OUT tour ticket to the passport control with you.

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    St. Petersburg
    Duration
    2 days
    Inclusions
    • 2x Lunch
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Visa-free arrangements
    • All admission fees per program SKIP-THE-LINE
    • 3-course traditional Russian lunches on both days
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups of 6+)
    • Professional & friendly English guide
    • Port pickup and drop-off each day
    • Transportation by air-conditioned Mercedes minibus
    • A bottle of water per day per traveler
    • Entry/Admission - St. Petersburg Metro
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
    • Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
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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
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please note that a high amount of walking is involved. Comfortable shoes are recommended.
    • Not wheelchair accessible. Not allowed for people with any mobility restrictions including those who use walkers. Please, book a private tour in this case.
    • Please, provide the cruise ship name (1), your full name as in the passport (2), date of birth (3), country of citizenship (4), passport number (5). The tour ticket (substitute for visa) will be sent to you via email.
    • Minimum age of participant is 7 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • You will have an audio guide in the Faberge Museum or a live guide depending on your group size
    • The tour is ONLY available for the cruise ships docked in St Petersburg for 2 days
    • No refunds are provided in case of the cruise delay or cancelation
    • On some dates, tickets to Catherine's Palace might not be available due to the high demand and closing days of the museum. The group will visit the Grand Palace of Pavlovsk instead. No refunds are provided.
    • The order of the sightseeing may be changed due to the days of the week, traffic and museums'availability.
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Excellent. The guide, Anna, was very knowledgeable and gave good explanations. The best site on the tour was the Faberege Musuem. We had a comfortable amount of time to see each site. It was a small group, 18 people, so it was easy getting on and off the bus and into and out
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    This tour is half the price of what the cruise ship offers but the quality is absolutely top-notch. We got to see everything listed in their published itinerary and it was really skip-the-lines for Hermitage museum, Faberge museum, and Catherine Palace. Without joining this
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    This tour was fantastic and easily one of the highlights of our trip. It was professional and organized. but yet our tour guide, Ahha (Anna) still managed to add personal touches, allowing a stop at a hockey store for my sister to get a souvenir for her grandson, who is an avid
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    We decided to book our own tour rather than book through the cruise line on a Baltic cruise. We are so glad we did as our guide Anna was fantastic! She had an extensive knowledge of Russian history and all the destinations on the tour. The tour was worth every penny as
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    Absolutely the only way to see everything in two days! The tour was terrific! Our tour guide, Alina Popova, was amazing...a delight to be with and so very knowledgeable. We enjoyed all the highlights including the Hermitage, Peterhoff, the boat ride, the Faberge Museum (which
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    Response from citybreaktours, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at 2-Day Group Shore Excursion in St Petersburg with Faberge Museum & Boat Cruise
    Responded 4 days ago
    Hi! Thank you so much for your review! We are glad to know that you had a wonderful time on your shore excursion in St Petersburg with us. We hope you will return to Russia one day for more sightseeing. Let us know when you are coming, we will be happy to see you again. Warm greetings from St Petersburg, City Break Tours Team
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