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1-Day Private Tour of St Petersburg - the History of the Tsars provided by City Break Tours St. Petersburg

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1-Day Private Tour of St Petersburg - the History of the Tsars

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Updated 12/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 12/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This private tour will make you familiar with the most important attractions of Saint Petersburg - the Hermitage, St Peter and Paul Fortress and the Cathedral, the Church on the Spilled Blood. You will have a detailed sightseeing tour to enjoy the best panoramic views, the hidden monuments and peculiarities of the city. Your professional guide will tell you the history of the Romanovs, the family of Russian Tsars and Tsarinas who ruled Russia for over 300 years.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    City Break Tours St. Petersburg
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 2
    Nevsky Prospekt
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 3
    Peter and Paul Fortress
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Peter and Paul Cathedral
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    The State Hermitage Museum
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 6
    Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 7
    Saint Petersburg
    Stop: 30 minutes
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Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • All admission tickets per program SKIP-THE-LINE
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Bottled water
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups 6+)
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Exclusions
  • Meals
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • On Wednesdays, the Church on the Spilled Blood is closed, you will visit the Cathedral of our Lady of Kazan instead
  • Travellers 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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Sandy wrote a review Feb 2019
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We love the tour, our guide are able to care for our family needs & answer all our questions from history & present time. She’s very knowledgeable about all history & art pieces from the museum.
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Response from citybreaktours, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at 1-Day Private Tour of St Petersburg - the History of the Tsars
Responded 23 Jun 2019
Hi Sandy, Thank you for your nice review. It is a pleasure to know that you loved the tour. Let us know if you come back to St Petersburg, we will be happy to see you again! Best regards, City Break Team
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By: City Break Tours St. Petersburg
605stephanf
605stephanf
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Great tour! enjoyed every minute
We had a wonderful trip to Russia and an amazing tour of St Petersburg in early February before the start of the pa
nicoletravels01
nicoletravels01
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Professional and understanding
I want to say thanks to City Break Tours for their professional and quick response. I had a shore excursion booked
T2844CAchiarag
T2844CAchiarag
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Fantastic!!
Our 2 day guide was Daria, she took the charge of the group and helped us greatly to avoid crowds in the museums.
sandramF3962XW
sandramF3962XW
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Excellent customer service
I booked this trip on May 2020 and than changed my plans to travel in September due to the pandemic. Sadly the trip
stefanbnb11
stefanbnb11
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Simply the best
I recommend booking this tour if you want to skip all the lines and see all the main sites in 2 days. The guide was
kylie0aks
kylie0aks
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Wonderful experience in Saint Petersburg
I visited Saint Petersburg with my husband and our daughter in January. It was cold outside but we were warmly gree
mtom77
mtom77
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More than we expected
Our tour and the itinerary was excellent. Victoria our tour guide was more than organized, helpful and attentive. W
semourr
semourr
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Fast refund
Sadly we had to cancel our trip due to corona virus epidemics. The refund was issued very fast and overall I am ver
Jean W
Jean W
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Thank you
I want to thank City Break Tours for their fast reaction refunding the money for the tour I had to cancel due to th
meli_disson
meli_disson
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Top notch quality
We had only 2 days in St Petersburg and wanted to make the most of it. Booking a guided tour with City Break was th
thumper1
thumper1
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Looking forward to next year's tour
We bought a tour for a mid-June cruise that we had to cancel. I emailed City Break and had a response the next day
458sheenae
458sheenae
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Bravo to Anastasia
I can't thank Anastasia enough for making it such a great tour for us! She took us for a ride on the famed Russian
mayav893
mayav893
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Brilliant guide
The guide Olga was brilliant!!! There is nothing she does not know about St Petersburg or anything you can possibly
Ricky M
Ricky M
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Great tour value for money
It's a must tour in the beautiful city of st.petersburg .One should must take this tour to move around the beauti
chrisfA9923GH
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Gorgeous Russian ballet
If you want to have a truly cultural experience you should book this ballet for your St Petersburg trip It was abso
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