Saint Petersburg – Tsarskoye Selo – Saint Petersburg
3 days/2 nights
Inclusive tour for individual tourists.
Arrival in Saint Petersburg. Guests check into the hotels on their own. Personal transfer is available at an additional cost (from the railway station to the hotel).
NB! Transfer services are only available on request to the agency if you have applied for them in your Personal Account no later than 4 days prior to the beginning of the tour.
Giving your arrival information is not an application for a group transfer and it does not guarantee a tourist pickup and transfer.
10:10. Tourists meet at Ladozhsky railway station near the Platform Information display in the station hall. Group transfer (on request from the agency). NB! Meeting is organized for tourists arriving by trains from 9:00 to 10:00.
11:00. Tourists meet at Moskovsky railway station near the monument of Peter the Great in the station hall. Group transfer (on request from the agency). NB! Meeting is organized for tourists arriving by trains from 9:50 to 10:50).
Meet the guide in the lobby of the hotel (holding a sign with the name of the tour on it).
12:00. Departure from the Rossiya Hotel and Hotel 365 na Rimskogo-Korsakova.
12:20. Departure from Hotel Baltiya, Hotel Lancaster, Hotel Palantin, Hotel Azimut and A-Hotel Fontanka from the main building on the Lermontovsky Prospect 43/1.
12:30. Departure from Hotel St.Petersburg.
12:30. Departure from Hotel Moscow.
13:10. Departure from the Oktiabrskaya Hotel from the main building on the Ligosky Prospect 10 (including guests from the Best Western Hotel, the Graffiti Hotel and the Nevsky Central Hotel).
Bus tour around the city – visiting the ceremonial complexes: Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Columns (Strelka), the Field of Mars, Senate Square (former Dekabrists Square), Saint Isaac’s Square, and Palace Square. Guests will also encounter the main symbols of the city: the Admiralty building and the Bronze Horseman.
Tour to the Peter and Paul Fortress, which was founded in 1703. Here, the newest bastion system in Europe was applied for the first time in the history of Russian fortification.
Visit the Peter and Paul Cathedral and Trubetsky Bastion Prison.
Return to the hotels by bus.
For an additional charge:
20:00: “Lights of Saint Petersburg” bus tour (500 rubles for adults/400 rubles for school-aged children). During the tour you will be able to walk along the embankments and central viewpoints of the city and to see the enchanting illumination of the night city. You will come across the lamplighter of Saint Petersburg, make a wish near the sphinxes and visit all the little corners of Petersburg that were not included in the main city tour.
Tour to Tsarskoye Selo, visit the Catherine Palace.
Free time to walk in the parks and visit Lyceum (individually).
End of the program in the center of the city.
Guests return to their hotels on their own.
For an additional charge:
Tour to Pavlovsk visiting the Pavlovsk Palace (in a group of at least 18 tourists) – 650 rubles for adults/ 450 rubles for school-aged children. 16:00-18:00. End of the program in the center of the city. Guests return to their hotels on their own.
See a unique show with sharks in the first Oceanarium in Russia (750 rubles for adults/ 550 rubles for school-aged children).
Go on an interactive and theatrical program, the “Horrors of Saint Petersburg” - you will get to know the legends and myths of our city (600 rubles for adults/500 rubles for school-aged children).
Check out and departure from the hotels.
Transfer to the Moskovsky railway station (you can leave your luggage in a locker for an additional charge).
“Ceremonial Petersburg” bus tour, where guests will have the chance to admire the architectural complexes of Saint Petersburg one more time.
Tour around the State Hermitage Museum, which turns out to be a journey through the centuries across many countries of the world. Here the entire history of the world’s culture is represented – from Ancient Egypt to the masterpieces of painting from the XX century.
15:00-15:30. End of the program in the center of the city.