The Best of St. Petersburg
St.Petersburg is called “city-museum”, that’s why this excursion is divided into 2 parts: a city tour and an excursion with a professional guide through the State Hermitage.
During this tour you will see many 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. During this tour you will have 3 stops for walking and taking photos. After entering to the Hermitage you will have a Lunch break and a short time for rest in one of the cafes on the 1st floor of the museum (the price of lunch is not included into the price of the excursion). During the 2-hours tour through the Hermitage with a professional guide you will be offered the famous collections of the Museum. You will see the State rooms of the Winter Palace (the Jordan Staircase, the Field marshals’ Hall, the Armorial Hall, the Throne Room and well-known Pavillion Hall with a “Peacock Clock”), and have a chance to admire the beautiful paintings of Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Raphael, Rembrandt, Rubens, Van Dyke and other European masters.
Price: 85 €
Price for child: 40 €
(children 0-6 y.o. free of charge)
Days of excursions: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday.
Language: English, German and Finnish (for more information, please refer to shorex manager on deck 6)