Winter stories of the palaces of St. Petersburg. An abbreviated program

During this New Year's tour to St. Petersburg, you have a great opportunity to get acquainted with the palaces of the city on the Neva, learn about how their owners celebrated Christmas in the old days, and compare their traditions with modern ones. 

You will visit Peterhof, one of the magnificent residences, and if you wish, you can spend New Year's Eve at a festive banquet.

Location

Saint-Petersburg
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Duration
3 Days
2 Nights
Departures
  • Group departures
    • 29 – 31 Dec
or
Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
  • Premium
Difficulty
Easy
For any person
Group
Up to 50 people
Minimum age
5 years old
Group meet at
Saint-Petersburg
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Weekends: 8am - 7pm (GMT +3)
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Tour highlights

Flexible program
You can choose what to do in the evening: go on an excursion or go for a walk
New Year in the heart of St. Petersburg
Recharge with energy and aesthetics for the whole year
Architecture of ancient buildings
You can take a coffee with you and go for a walk around the historical center of St. Petersburg

Itinerary

  • Day 1 - Arrival in St. Petersburg. Bus tour "Palaces of St. Petersburg and their owners"

    Arrival in St. Petersburg.

    Hotel accommodation on your own or individual transfer (prices to be specified)

    • 10:10 Meeting at Ladoga railway Station at the escalator in the center of the hall (by prior request). Group transfer.
    • 11:00 Meeting at the Moscow railway station at the monument to Peter the Great (by prior request). Group transfer.
    • Meeting with the guide in the lobby of the hotel, a sign with the name of the tour.
    • 11:15 Meeting with the guide in the lobby of the Oktyabrskaya Hotel (10 Ligovsky ave.), including guests from the Best Western and Dostoevsky hotels,
    • "Sokroma", "Ibis", "Novotel", "Emerald", "Rus".
    • 11:45 Departure from the Azimut Hotel (including for guests from the Fontanka A-Hotel).

    12:00 Meeting with the guide in the lobby of the Teatralnaya Ploshchad Hotel, including for guests from the Ambassador, Rimsky-Korsakov Hotel, Boho Sokroma hotels.

    Bus tour "Palaces of St. Petersburg and their owners".

    An excursion to the Yusupov Palace is one of the rare noble mansions in St. Petersburg, where not only the state apartments, the halls of the art gallery, a miniature home theater have survived, but also the luxurious living quarters of the Yusupov family, which retained the warmth and charm of the former owners.

    Transfer to the Azimut, Oktyabrskaya, and Teatralnaya Ploshchad hotels. 

    16:00-16:30 Free time.

    • Additionally (to order in advance): A festive New Year's banquet in hotels (extra charge). 
    • Additionally (to order in advance): 21:30-02:30 Bus tour "Celebrating the New Year in St. Petersburg" (additional fee). 

    On this New Year's Eve, St. Petersburg fulfills wishes. Let's read his secret signs together and, of course, celebrate the New Year: make a wish on the Palace Square, drink a traditional glass of champagne and take unforgettable photos for memory. Pleasant treats, surprises and breathtaking views of the modern city are waiting for you. Let's plunge into the atmosphere of celebration and magic, start the new year with unforgettable impressions.

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  • Day 2 - Bus tour "Winter holidays", "Petrovskaya The water area"
  • Day 3 - Country bus tour "Along the old Peterhof road". Departure
Difficulty
For any person

Accommodation

Accommodation
  • Hotel
    2 nights
Comfort
  • Upscale
  • Premium

The tour includes accommodation in hotels in St. Petersburg.

  • Discount for children 0-16 years old: 450 rubles .
  • Discount for students (Russian Full-time state universities) and pensioners (if there is a pension certificate on the tour):300 rubles. 
  • Excursion package without accommodation: 6,650 rubles .

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

Basic hotels (hotels where the group gathers) :

A-hotel Fontanka 4*. Buffet breakfast. Within walking distance from the Azimut 4* hotel (1 minute walk to the main building): prices later.

Oktyabrskaya 4*. Buffet breakfast:

 

Check-in dates

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

 

 

Single room

Double room with separate beds/

Double room with double bed

The bed

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Triple room (2 main rooms+D.K. rooms 3-12)

 

Single room

 Standard MTK(18m)

Comfort MK

31.12.23

11450

14850

11750

11250

11050

15450

 

Check-in dates

Double with Twin beds / Double with

double bed

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

Triple

(2 main+D.K.reb. 3-12)

 

Single room Adult

 

Junior Suite

31.12.23

12750

12450

13750

17550

The azimuth is 4*. Buffet breakfast: prices later.

Theatrical The area is 4*. Buffet breakfast:

 

Check-in dates

Double with

separate beds

 

Four-seater

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Single room

 

Standard The attic

31.12.23

14550

12050

15950

20950

Hotels from which guests independently approach the starting point of excursions:

The hotel on Rimsky-Korsakov 3*. Buffet breakfast. 

An 8-minute walk from the hotel Theatre Square 4*:

Check-in dates

Double with

separate beds

Adult

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Single room

Double with

separate beds

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Single room

Double with

separate beds

Double with

separate beds

Adult

 

 

Single room

 

 

Standard

Atelier

Apartments

31.12.2310050

9850

12650

1055010150

13650

1245011450

17450

 

Socroma Boho 3*. Buffet breakfast. 

9 minutes walk from the hotel Theatre Square 4*:

Check-in dates

Double with Twin beds / Double with double bed

Single room Adult

 

Standard

31.12.23

10950

14050

Dostoevsky 4*. Buffet breakfast. 

16 minutes walk from the Oktyabrskaya 4 hotel* :

 

 

Check-in dates

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with a double bed

Single room

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

Single room

 

 

Standard

Superior

31.12.23

10450

13350

11450

10950

14650

Network Socroma: Soon Paia Sofia Apartments, Socroma This Peter Apartments.Breakfast Lunch box. 

9 minutes walk from the hotel October 4*:

Check-in dates

Double with Twin beds / Double with double bed

Triple

(2 main+additional cr.)

Single room

 

Two-level studio

31.12.23

11350

10350

15050

The Ambassador is 4*. Buffet breakfast.

An 8-minute walk from the hotel Theatre Square 4*: prices later.

Best Western 4*. Breakfast "cover". 

A 4-minute walk from the Oktyabrskaya 4 hotel*:

Check-in dates

Double with

separate beds

Triple

(2 main+additional cr.)

Triple

(2 main+D.K.reb. 3-12)

Single room

Comfort

31.12.23

11850

11350

11050

15650

Cronwell Inn Stremyannaya 4*. Buffet breakfast. 

9 minutes walk from the hotel October 4*: prices later

Novotel 4* / Novotel St. Petersburg Centre 4*. Buffet breakfast. 

7 minutes walk from Oktyabrskaya 4 hotel*:

 

 

Check-in dates

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

 

 

Single room

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

Triple (2 main+additional beds) Adult

 

Single room

 

Standard

Junior Suite

31.12.23

12950

16850

15650

14750

22150

Grand Hotel Emerald 5*. Buffet breakfast. 

10 minutes walk from the hotel October 4*:

 

Check-in dates

 

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

 

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Single room

Double room with separate beds /

Double room with double bed

The bed

 

Triple (2 main+additional beds)

 

Single room

 

Standard

Improved

31.12.23

14650

14750

19350

17150

16450

24350

 

Grand Hotel Emerald 5* or October 4* or 2 nights
Grand Hotel Emerald 5*

The Grand Emerald Hotel opened its doors in 2003, when St. Petersburg celebrated its tercentenary and since then has not ceased to please its guests.

The accommodation of vacationers is offered in rooms with different levels of comfort and pricing policy. The rooms are equipped with satellite TV, a minibar and air conditioning, and a private bathroom.

The complex has a restaurant, a cafe and a lobby bar. There is a wide selection of dishes on the menu everywhere.

A specially equipped conference room is provided for business meetings and seminars.

The grand hotel is located within walking distance from the railway station, Nevsky Prospekt and the Tauride Garden.

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October 4*

Oktyabrskaya Hotel is located in St. Petersburg on Ligovsky Prospekt, next to Ploshchad Vosstaniya metro station. The convenient location allows guests to quickly reach the main attractions. This hotel is considered the oldest in the city and is of special historical value.

The bright interior of the spacious rooms is decorated in warm colors. Breakfast is included in the room rate. Rooms of various categories are available for accommodation, each of which is equipped with a personal bathroom with modern plumbing and a set of personal hygiene products. There is a wardrobe for storing clothes, a TV and free Wi-Fi access.

Meals are served in a complex consisting of an elegant restaurant "Assembly", a cozy lobby bar "Lampshade" and "Du Nord 1834 Pastry Shop", which will delight guests with French cuisine. The restaurants offer buffet and a la Carte lunches and dinners, as well as all conditions for banquets and corporate events.

The distance from Moskovsky Train Station is 380 meters, and the nearest metro is only 180 meters away. There are two large shopping malls within walking distance. The Palace Square is 3.2 km from the hotel. 

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A-hotel Fontanka 3*

Featuring free WiFi, A-HOTEL Fontanka is located in Saint Petersburg, 1.5 km from the metro Station Tekhnologicheskiy Institut. 

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.

A buffet breakfast is served in the morning.

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Azimuth 4*

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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The hotel on Rimsky-Korsakov 3*

Hotel On Rimsky-Korsakov is located in St. Petersburg. There is a paid guarded parking on site, places are available on request.

The cozy and modern rooms are designed according to the classical style. Each of them is equipped with wooden furniture, including a wardrobe, TV, wireless Internet access.

The apartment also has a kitchen, a stove, a refrigerator, an electric kettle and kitchenware. Everyone can have lunch at the cafe, where breakfast is served every day in the morning. At lunchtime, the menu is available to order not only national, but also European cuisine.

There is a metro station within walking distance from the accommodation, with which you can get to any point of the city. The famous Mariinsky Theatre is located nearby. Moskovsky Train Station is a 20-minute drive away.

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Socroma Boho 3*

The Sokroma Boho Hotel is located in the Admiralteysky district, in the central part of St. Petersburg. For the comfort of vacationers, a free WI-FI connection is provided. A shuttle service to and from the holiday destination can be arranged for an additional fee.

The room fund contains 30 bright boho-style studio rooms. Each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV, a hairdryer and a bed with orthopedic mattress. The private bathroom has a shower cabin, hygiene products and a set of towels.

The private kitchenette is equipped with a stove, kettle and refrigerator to prepare your favorite meals. Breakfast is prepared here every morning for vacationers. Cafes, bars and supermarkets can be found in the neighboring houses.

This object is attractive due to the distance to many St. Petersburg attractions. Within a 3 km radius you can visit the Hermitage, the Winter Palace, the Faberge Museum, the Summer and Yusupov Gardens. The nearest airport is Pulkovo-1 Airport, 14 km from the property.

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Tour conditions

Group
up to 50 tourists
Minimum age
5 years old
Duration
3 days 2 nights
Group meets at
Saint-Petersburg

Included in price

  • accommodation, when choosing a rate with accommodation;
  • meals: breakfast 2-3 days, when choosing a rate with accommodation;
  • excursion and transport services according to the program;
  • tickets to museums according to the program;
  • guide support.

Paid extra

  • air and railway tickets to St. Petersburg and back;
  • meals: lunches, dinners + breakfasts, when choosing a tariff without accommodation;
  • accommodation, when choosing a tariff without accommodation;
  • additional excursions (booking excursions for an additional fee in advance, when booking a tour. The number of seats is limited):
    • bus tour "Celebrating the New Year in St. Petersburg" — 2,400 rubles/adult; 2,100 rubles/ school, art., pence., for children 5-6 years old for free);
    • bus tour "Mystical Petersburg" — prices are being specified (when recruiting a group of 15 people or more);
  • New Year's Eve banquet at the hotel;
  • private transfer to and from the hotel;
  • personal expenses.

It's important to know

What are the check-out hours at the hotel?

Guaranteed check-in after 15:00. Check out before 12:00. 

Are plane/train tickets included in the tour price?
Is it possible to change the program?
How will I find a guide?
Can they meet me at the airport or at the railway station and take me to the hotel?
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Dates and Prices

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  • from US$ 76
    29 – 31 Dec 3 days 2 nights
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