Introduction to St. Petersburg
St.Petersburg is a city situated on the banks of Neva-river. It was founded by the Russian Emperor Peter the Great at the beginning of the 18th century. Now St.Petersburg is the largest touristic centre on the North-West of Russia. It's sights and museums are well-known all over the world. If you’ll go to this city tour you will have a unique possibility to see them.”
During this tour you will see the most remarkable sights of the city on the Neva river banks and you will get plenty of unforgettable impressions. You will get acquainted with the history of St.Petersburg and will learn how it started and developed. You will view many of the sights that have made St.Petersburg famous: St.Isaac Square and St.Isaac’s Cathedral, the Spit of Vasilievsky island with Rostral Columns and the Stock Exchange building and the Bronze Horseman monument, Peter and Paul Fortress and legendary battleship “Aurora”, Field of Mars and the Summer Garden, the Cathedral of a Saviour-on-the-Spilled Blood and the Winter Palace. The nickname of the city is “The Northern Venice”, because there are 65 rivers and canals on its territory, more than 300 bridges and a lot of beautiful embankments. During the tour you will see some of them. During this tour you will have 3 stops for walking and taking photos.
Price: 45 €
Price for child: 25 €
(children 0-6 y.o. free of charge)
Language: English, German and Finnish (for more information, please refer to shorex manager on deck 6)