Sightseeing tour, St. Isaac’s Cathedral and Lower Park in Peterhof
Travel from magnificent center of St. Petersburg to Peterhof, the paradise of picturesque alleys, elegant fountains and beautiful palaces laid by Peter the Great, the founder of the city.
The program will start with detailed sightseeing in the city center. You will enjoy the best views from the windows of your comfortable bus. With entertaining stories from our experienced guide, you will learn many interesting facts and legends of the former capital of Russian Empire.
You will be able to unboard the bus several times to take a selfie or a photo in front of a legendary sight. The list of photostops will include:
- Spilled Blood Cathedral, the architectural quintessence of beautiful Russian soul and one of the famous churches in the world;
- Spit of Vasilievsky Island, a beautiful ensemble of the historic port and commercial center with the stunning view on Neva water area
- St. Nicholas Cathedral, one of the most distinct examples of Russian Baroque, built to commemorate heroes of marine fleet
- St. Isaac’s Cathedral, second highest dome in Europe that lights the city with the gold of its cupola and impresses the guests with its 112 solid stone columns.
After the first acquaintance with St. Petersburg, the bus will drive you to Peterhof, a legendary royal suburban residence often referred to as ‘Russian Versailles’.
The Lower Gardens of Peterhof represent a masterpiece of Russian eighteenth-century garden design. Numerous palaces, pavilions, fountains, and cascades are arranged amidst this setting of green and blue, all linked into a single pattern by a system of straight alleys. The Grand Cascade and Samson Fountain represent the best symbol of exquisite luxury of Russian Baroque age.
Seasonal excursion 01/05/2020 – 01/10/2020
Duration: 6,5 hours
Price: 85 Euro
Price for child 7-12 y.o: 45 Euro (Children 0-6 y.o. free of charge)
Minimum number of the group participants is 6 persons.
Dear passengers, please be informed that all participants of excursions from our company have priority exit from the board of the ferry. This opportunity will save you time and you will enjoy the city all day.
MOBY SPL reserves the right to cancel the tour due to shortage of excursion groups.