2-day Private Shore Excursion With Evening Canal Cruise - Saint Petersburg

From USD 250
Per Person
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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Departure Time :
    apr. 9:30 am. The exact starting time depends on the cruise ship docking time and will be stated on the tour ticket.
  • Departure Details :
    St Petersburg cruise port terminal
  • Return Details :
    St Petersburg cruise port terminal
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Experience St Petersburg as a local during this private 2-day visa-free tour. You will enjoy an extended program on the first day, which allows having a dinner in the city, a walk on the main avenue Nevsky Prospect and some time for shopping. Your friendly guide will recommend you a nice restaurant to try local cuisine and relax after a day of sightseeing. Later, you will be taken to a pier to have a romantic evening boat ride on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg. Enjoy an excellent summer evening in the Venice of the North and return to the cruise ship full of fantastic memories. On the second day, you will continue exploring the sights and museum of St Petersburg.

Know More about this tour

Explore both sides of St Petersburg: classic tourist routes during the day and daily life of local people in the evening. 
The itinerary 2-day of St Petersburg:
Day 1
9:30 am - Meeting in the port terminal
9:30 - 10:00 am - City tour (Part I)
10:00 - 11:00 am - Transfer to Peterhof with a short subway ride
11:00 - 12:45 am - Guided tour of the Lower Park of Peterhof
12:45 - 1:30 pm - Transfer to Tsarskoye Selo (Tzars' Village) 
1:30 - 2:30 pm - Time for lunch in a local cafe (own expense)
2:30 - 4:30 pm - Excursion to Catherine's Palace & Park
4:30 - 5:15 pm - Return to St Petersburg
5:15 - 6:00 pm - Walking tour on Nevsky Prospect, time for shopping, visiting Eliseevs Food Hall
6:00 - 7:30 pm - Time for dinner (own expense)
8:00 - 9:15 pm - Evening canal cruise
9:45 - 10:00 pm - Return to the cruise ship
Day 2 
9:00 am - Meeting at the port terminal 
9:00 - 10:30 am - City tour (Part II) visiting St Peter & Paul Fortress
10:30 - 1:00 pm - Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum and the Winter Palace (skip-the-line entry)
1:00 - 2:15 pm - Time for lunch (own expense)
2:15 - 2:45 pm - Excursion to the Church on the Spilled Blood
3:00 - 3:45 pm - Excursion to St Isaac's Cathedral 
3:45 - 4:15 pm - Return to the cruise ship
The actual starting and ending time will be adjusted in accordance with cruise ship's schedule. The order of the sightseeing may change depending on days of the week, museum opening hours, and traffic. Please note, at the time of booking each cruise ship passenger is required to provide his passport data in order to obtain the tour ticket, which allows entering Russia visa-free.


  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Tour tickets (allow disembarking visa-free)
  • All entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Unlimited bottled water and juice
  • Professional & friendly guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts
  • Ponchos in case of rain


  • Meals

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Not wheelchair accessible

Please, provide the cruise ship name (1), your full name as in the passport (2), date of birth (3), country of citizenship (4) and passport number (5). The tour ticket (substitute for visa) will be sent to you via e-mail.

Printed out tour ticket and a current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Due to the port formalities, any booking made less than 5 days before the cruise ship arrival will not be treated.

Children must be accompanied by an adult