The Special Package for Cruise Passengers Tour It is composed of 2 full days, which is the standard duration of the cruise ship docking in St. Petersburg.
DAY 1 :
We leave the cruise terminal in St. Petersburg to get to know the central part of St. Petersburg.
During the panoramic tour we know the Fortress of St. Peter and St. Paul, the first building of the old city of St. Petersburg and where part of the Romanov dynasty is buried.
Here we talk about the members of the Romanov family, we know the tragic stories and legends of the family.
After this panoramic tour, we will follow our route on foot to go to the Hermitage Museum, where the Winter Palace is also located, former residence of Tsars. This huge museum is now the architectural complex of 6 buildings and in 3 hours we will see the most outstanding jewels of the museum – the paintings by Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt, Rubens, Velásquez, Murillo, Goya. We talked about the owners of this palace visiting the gala halls richly decorated with gold and stones.
We continue our route through the city center to see the largest cathedral in St. Petersburg, the cathedral of St. Isaak.
We will also know inside the jewel of Russia, the Church of San Salvador on Spilled Blood decorated with 7 thousand square meters of mosaic.
DAY 2 :
The second day from the cruise terminal we will take the northern route to the Gulf of Finland until we reach Peterhof, the residence of the tsars. Called the Versailles of Russia, it is a jewel of Russian art that congregates a large number of gardens, with fountains and golden sculptures that adorn the great palace of Peter the Great.
After a tour of Peterhof, we will return to St. Petersburg. At the end of the tour we will return around 4:30 pm to the boats to end this two-day tour.
Our tours are done every day and we organize them with any cruise.
Booking with us “the Special Package for Cruise Passengers Tour”, cruise passengers do not need a visa to visit St. Petersburg.
We will be in charge of preparing all the necessary documents so that you can present them at the border control.
Possibility of extending the duration by adding a night tour at the end of the first day (After dinner).
To wear good shoes, in summer a comfortable sports shoe and in winter some real cold winter boots.
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