Classic St. Petersburg. 10-day summer tour

Countryside landscapes, unique architecture and the wealth of Russian culture – all this you will find in St. Petersburg, the Northern capital of Russia. 

A rich program awaits you with a visit to the most famous sights of the city, such as the Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress, Kunstkammer, Peterhof, Kronstadt and Tsarskoye Selo. You will immerse yourself in the atmosphere of luxury and splendor, get acquainted with the history and culture of this beautiful city.

Location

Saint-Petersburg
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Duration
10 Days
9 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 3 – 12 Jun
    • 17 – 26 Jun
    • 1 – 10 Jul
    • 15 – 24 Jul
    • 5 – 14 Aug
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    9 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 50 people
Minimum age
4 years old
Group meet at
Saint-Petersburg
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Dive into the history of the city of forts
We will visit the most remote of the suburbs of St. Petersburg, from where military campaigns, scientific expeditions and circumnavigations began
The architectural ensemble of St. Petersburg
We will see all the most important historical beauties of the city: embankments and palaces, squares and avenues, bridges and temples and much more
Masterpieces of the Hermitage
Immerse yourself in the educational and cultural world, exploring the masterpieces of Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, ancient artifacts and works of art of ancient Russia
Imperial residences
Let's admire the beauty of Peterhof and Tsarskoye Selo, which embody the sophistication of the imperial court and the wealth of the state
Boat trip along rivers and canals
We will see the city in the "smooth turns" of Fontanka, Moika, Neva and small canals
One of the best landscape parks in Europe
We will visit Pavlovsk, the private property of Empress Maria Feodorovna and her heirs

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival. Sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg

    You arrive at the hotel on your own.

    A shuttle service to the hotel is available for an additional fee and must be booked in advance: private transfer from the train station/ airport.
     
    From 9:00 am until departure for the program, a representative of the company with a sign "Sightseeing Petersburg" will meet you in the lobby of the hotel. He will answer all your questions, give you updated tour programs and offer additional excursions that you can purchase at will.

    Guaranteed hotel accommodation after 14:00. You can leave your belongings free of charge in the luggage room of the hotel.

    Important information:
     - tourists staying in the hotels "Moscow", "Azimut", "Ye's Marata Center" go on excursions from the accommodation hotel;
     - tourists staying at the hotel "A Fontanka Hotel" come to the Azimut Hotel St. Petersburg for a meeting and departure on an excursion (a nearby building).
     - tourists staying at the Apart-hotel Yard Residence for a meeting and departure on an excursion, they come to the Moscow Hotel (Alexander Nevsky Square, 2) - 5 minutes on foot.

    13:00. Departure from the hotel by bus.

    Bus sightseeing tour of St. Petersburg.

    What could be more beautiful than St. Petersburg? The solemn beauty of the majestic Neva, small rivers and canals, numerous bridges connecting the islands, the magnificent panorama of the Arrow of Vasilievsky Island, palaces, cathedrals, squares - all this creates a unique image of Northern Venice.

    During the sightseeing tour, you will see not only the main architectural masterpieces of St. Petersburg, but also visit Zayachy Island, where Peter the Great founded the fortress that marked the beginning of St. Petersburg.
     
    A tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress.

    Peter and Paul Fortress is the "heart" of the city, the place from which the history of St. Petersburg began. You will see a "city within a city" – typical buildings of Peter the Great's time, the operating enterprise "Mint", where commemorative coins, orders and medals are still minted. You will visit the Peter and Paul Cathedral, where the graves of Russian emperors and empresses, as well as grand dukes and princesses have been preserved.
     
    Excursion to the Peter and Paul Cathedral.

    For a long time, the Peter and Paul Cathedral was a monument to the glory of Russian weapons. Captured banners and keys to cities and fortresses captured by Russian troops have been kept here for two centuries. At the beginning of the 20th century, these relics were transferred to the Hermitage. Copies of Swedish and Turkish banners are now displayed in the cathedral.
     
    Visit to the Trubetskoy Bastion prison.

    During the tour you will also visit the famous "Russian Bastille" - the Trubetskoy Bastion prison, where many famous Russian political figures were held.
    Radio guides will be provided for your comfort.
     
    The place of completion of the program: the hotel.

    Program duration: ~ 6 hours.

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  • Day 2 - Bus tour to Peterhof "Water reigns in the sparkling light..."
  • Day 3 - Bus tour to Tsarskoye Selo "Suburban Imperial residences"
  • Day 4 - Bus tour "Family secrets of the Romanov house". Hermitage
  • Day 5 - Free day
  • Day 6 - Bus tour to Kronstadt "Sea Shield on the Baltic Sea"
  • Day 7 - Immersive tour "In the footsteps of St. Petersburg heroes"
  • Day 8 - Bus tour "Masterpieces of Northern Palmyra". The Russian Museum. Boat trip along rivers and canals
  • Day 9 - Bus tour to Pavlovsk
  • Day 10 - Bus tour "Petrovsky Petersburg". Cabinet of curiosities. Completion of the program
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    9 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale

The tour includes accommodation in a St. Petersburg hotel.

The cost of the tour for 1 person, depending on the selected hotel, RUB.:

HotelRoom categoryPrice validity periodAdult 1/2 DBLChild under 14 1/2 DBLThe third child in the room is under 14 years oldThe third person in the room is an adultSingle Room
And The Fontanka Hotel***standard03.06.202426.06.20244194038990324403534059340
01.07.202428.08.20244014037240324403534055740
superior/
superior with BC
03.06.202426.06.20244374040840--61740
01.07.202428.08.20244134038440--58140
Apart-hotel YES Marata center***standard apartment (without breakfast)03.06.202412.06.20245154048640336403654084540
17.06.202426.06.20245274049840336403654086940
01.07.202410.07.20244674043840336403654074940
15.07.202428.08.20244374040840336403654068940
standard apartment (with breakfast)03.06.202412.06.20245694053990390404194089940
17.06.202426.06.20245814055240390404194092340
01.07.202410.07.20245214049240390404194080340
15.07.202428.08.20244914046240390404194074340
Apart-hotel Yard Residence****smart DBL (without kitchen)03.06.202412.06.20245348050580--87820
17.06.202410.07.20244974046840--80340
15.07.202424.07.20244734044440--75540
05.08.202414.08.20244554042640--71940
19.08.202428.08.20244394040990--68740
DBL smart apartment with kitchen03.06.202412.06.20245648053580--93820
17.06.202410.07.20245274049840--86340
15.07.202424.07.20244974046840--80340
05.08.202414.08.20244794044990--76740
19.08.202428.08.20244634043440--73540
studio apartment with kitchen03.06.202412.06.20245919056290360403894099270
17.06.202410.07.20245454051640360403894089940
15.07.202424.07.20245094047990360403894082740
05.08.202414.08.20244914046240360403894079140
19.08.202428.08.20244767044770360403894076220
Azimut Hotel St. Petersburg****smart17.06.202426.06.20245214049240--76740
01.07.202428.08.20244674043840--67740
Moscow****standard03.06.202426.06.20245499052120384404134089340
01.07.202428.08.20244794044990384404134074940

The surcharge for a foreign tourist will be 830 rubles.

And the Fontanka Hotel*** or Apart-hotel YES Marata center*** or 9 nights
And the Fontanka Hotel***

Featuring free Wi-Fi, A-HOTEL Fontanka is located in Saint Petersburg, 1.5 km from the Technological Institute Metro Station.

The rooms are equipped with a TV, a work space and a private bathroom.

Various cafes and restaurants can be found within a 5-minute walk. Palace Square and the State Hermitage Museum are 3 km away. Moskovsky Train Station is 6 km away. Pulkovo International Airport is 18.5 km away.

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Apart-hotel YES Marata center***

Apart-hotels "Ye's" is a European approach to rental housing. The three-star Marata Hotel from this chain is located in the Central District of St. Petersburg, in the epicenter of the cultural and business life of the city. It offers free WI-FI access, a paid shuttle service and private parking. By agreement, it is allowed to check in with pets.

The extensive room stock includes 85 bright rooms. They are equipped with stylish furniture, a wardrobe, an iron, an ironing board and a flat-screen TV. The private bathroom comes with a hairdryer, a shower cabin and toiletries.

The layout of the premises includes a private kitchen with a headset, an electric stove, a kettle, a refrigerator and a microwave. There is a lobby bar on site, cafes and grocery stores are within walking distance.

The services of the local business center include fax, photocopying and rental of a conference room.

Due to the location of the facility, guests have the opportunity to see most of the sights of St. Petersburg. There are several metro stations near the complex — Ligovsky Prospekt, Zvenigorodskaya and Vladimirskaya. The Mariinsky Theatre, the Hermitage and the Faberge Museum are all within a 3 km radius. The nearest airport is Pulkovo-2 Airport, 12.9 km from the property.

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Apart-hotel Yard Residence****

YARD Residence is located in Saint Petersburg, 1.7 km from Ploshchad Vosstaniya Metro Station and 2 km from Mayakovskaya Metro Station. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi. Moskovsky Train Station (1.7 km), Anna Akhmatova Museum (2.7 km) and Faberge Museum (2.7 km) are nearby.

Each room has a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom. Bed linen and towels are provided. The rooms are equipped with a kettle. Some rooms have a kitchenette with a dishwasher, a microwave and a stove. In addition, all rooms have a safe.

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Azimut Hotel Saint Petersburg****

AZIMUT St. Petersburg Hotel is located on the Fontanka River embankment, just 2 metro stations from the city center. It occupies the tallest building in the historical district of St. Petersburg. It offers a bar with panoramic views, a restaurant and free Wi-Fi.

All bright rooms at AZIMUT St. Petersburg Hotel are equipped with a TV. They are equipped with a work desk and a private bathroom with a shower.

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Moscow****

This 4-star hotel is located in Saint Petersburg, close to Nevsky Prospekt and 50 metres from Alexander Nevsky Square Metro Station. It offers air-conditioned rooms and 5 restaurants, including a panoramic restaurant.

The spacious rooms at the Moskva Hotel are equipped with a refrigerator, air conditioning and a free safe. Most rooms also have an electric kettle. Free toiletries are provided. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. Some rooms offer views of the Neva River and the Alexander Nevsky Lavra. Coolers with hot and cold drinking water are installed on the floors.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 50 tourists
Minimum age
4 years old
Duration
10 days 9 nights
Group meets at
Saint-Petersburg

Included in price

  • accommodation at the selected hotel;
  • 9 breakfasts;
  • tour service;
  • entrance tickets to museums;
  • the bus according to the program (departure from the hotel).

Paid extra

  • travel to St. Petersburg and back;
  • meeting/seeing off at the train station/airport;
  • extra nights;
  • luggage storage at the train station;
  • additional excursions (optional);
  • the resort fee of 100 rubles / day will be paid by guests directly at the hotel, and cannot be included in the tourist package (from 04/01/2024, an experiment on the introduction of a resort fee will start in St. Petersburg);
  • lunches and dinners (on your own).

It's important to know

Are plane tickets included in the price of the tour?

Air and railway tickets are not included in the price of the tour. You can purchase them yourself or contact us for help.

Is insurance included in the price of the tour?
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    3 – 12 Jun 10 days 9 nights
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