3-Day Shore Tour

De Luxe Tour: St. Petersburg

Duration 9.5 + 9 + 7.5 Hours
Visa-free support
Port fees included
Museum fees included
No credit card fees
Flexible itinerary

Book this tour for a very action-packed trip to St. Petersburg! Within’ these three days you will have the chance to go through every single feeling possible and see all the main sights of this mesmerizing city inside and out. On this special journey of yours you will get to know and visit two most famous orthodox cathedrals, including the tomb of the Russian emperors, familiarize with the well-known Hermitage museum, its collections of paintings and sculptures from the ancient times to the modern and admire the original interiors of one of the few aristocratic homes in the city – Yusupov Palace. This tour also includes a visit to the private Faberge museum where you will see the exceptional collections of jewelry art of 19th-20th centuries. Another reason why this trip appears to be special is because you will get to see the charming suburbs of St Petersburg – Pushkin and Peterhof – and immerse yourselves into the history of Russian tsars. Doesn’t it sound tempting enough, does it? Be the first to book the tour and check it out!

DAY 01 11.5 hours
8:30 AM – Meet your guide at the ship
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM – City tour, photo stops at the famous city sights
10:15 AM – 12:00 PM – Hermitage museum tour
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Impressionists and Postimpressionists department of the museum
1:45 PM – 2:45 PM – Time for lunch (optional, if you like the lunch will be shorter)
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM - Boat ride (public boat with English-speaking audio guide)
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM - Visit to Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM - Faberge museum tour (with English-speaking audio guide)
8:00 PM - Return to the ship

NB! If Day 01 is WED or FRI, Hermitage tour will be in the evening as it will be less crowded!

DAY 02 9 hours
9:30 AM – Meet your guide at the ship
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM – Proceed with the city tour
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM – Drive to Pushkin
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Catherine palace tour, Amber room, short walk in the park
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM – Return to the city
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Time for lunch (optional, if you like the lunch will be shorter)
3:15 PM – 4:00 PM – St Isaac Cathedral (inside)
4:15 PM – 5:45 PM – Yusupov palace tour, Rasputin tour
6:30 PM - Return to the ship

DAY 03 7.5 hours
9:00 AM – Meet your guide at the ship
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Drive to Peterhof
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM - Walk in the Fountain park, visit one of the smaller museums
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM – Return to the city
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM - Time for lunch (optional, if you like the lunch will be shorter)
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM – Walk along Nevsky prospect, Yeliseev Grocery store
Church on the Spilled Blood (inside)
4:30 PM – Return to the ship

You can add subway ride and visit to the local Farmers’ market to any cruise tour free of charge if time permits. You can also ask to combine city tour with Jewish Heritage tour and visit the Grand Choral Synagogue (upon request). The itinerary can be revised due to the museum days off, traffic situation and special events.
Tour price

Tour price is quoted per person and depends on the number of people in your group

People in a group Price per person
2 pax USD 770
3 pax USD 570
4 pax USD 490
5 pax USD 440
6 pax USD 410
Tour price includes

SPB City Tours offers quality service for every guest in each of the tours

Private Guide

Private english-speaking guide.

Premium Vehicle

Transportation by comfortable smoke-free & air-conditioned private car or minivan.

No Microphones, Flags, or Scripts

With the personal and intimate experience we offer, you don't have to worry about looking like a tourist.

Photo permits

at the museums

Boat ride

Bottled water

Free Wi-Fi in your car

by request
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For groups larger than 6 travelers, please contact us for pricing