Private Tour Of Hermitage And General Staff Building With Impressionist Exhibit - Saint Petersburg

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
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  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    2 options: 10:30 am OR 2 pm , , Please contact the local operator right after booking or at least 48 hours before the tour to negotiate other suitable times. Hotel pickups commence prior to this time.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered, Guests may be picked up from ANY HOTEL/APARTMENT located in the city center or 5km/miles away from it. Guide will be waiting in your hotel lobby or near the building where .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends near the Hermitage museum
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Explore one of the world's magnificent art collections on a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum. Wander through the marvelous halls of the Winter palace to enjoy famous paintings of Da Vinci, Raphael, Titian, Rembrandt and many more. Tour includes an insight into the Hermitage interiors so you may appreciate one of the most glorious Tzar residence in Russia. Later visit the best exhibits in the General Staff Buildingto behold many famous masterpieces of Western European art.After the tour is over feel free to stay in the museum to explore it on your own

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Skip the line
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All entrance fees included
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

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Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Winter palace of Peter I, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

On this 4 hour tour you will have your private guide with you to explore one of the largest art museums in the world. You will be provided with complimentary city maps, bottled water, rain coats (in case of rain) and farewell gifts. Your private guide will meet you in your hotel lobby and will be accompanying you throughout the duration of this tour.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The state hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

The Hermitage Museum is unique not only because it has an enormous collection of about 3 million art masterpieces. It is also not an ordinary art museum, but a gorgeous tzars' palace that accommodates one of the world's greatest collections of artistic masterworks, including the largest collection of paintings in the world. You will walk inside several buildings of the former winter residence of the royals. The Hermitage is a vast complex, but your guide will take you to some of the most famous and must-see sights. you will be greeted into the Palace by the Jordan Staircase, a dazzling display of golden stuccowork and glimmering marble statues. Therell be time to linger in the elegant Throne Room where tsars gave audience; the vast Pavilion Hall with its gilded columns and glittering chandeliers; and the Gallery of 1812, lined with 332 portraits of generals who led troops in the war that defeated Napoleon.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: The general staff building, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

After you saw plenty art treasures in the Hermitage continue your tour in the General Staff Building. The restored halls of this building in front of the Hermitage hold a new museum complex featuring 19th century paintings, Impressionism and Postmodernism art works from famous collections of S.I. Shchukin and I.A. Morozov, as well as collections of Russian and European decorative and applied arts.
Sample Itinerary
10:30 - Meeting at your hotel (another meeting time available upon request)
10:45-13:00 - Tour inside the Hermitage
13:15-14:30 - Tour inside the General Staff Building

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Inclusions

Professional private guide service

Hotel pick-up

Transfer to the museum by car

City maps

Farewell gift

Entry/Admission - Winter Palace of Peter I

Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum

Entry/Admission - The General Staff Building

Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions

Hotel drop-off (available at extra fee)

Lunch

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

2 starting times available: 10:30am, 2pm

Tour is over inside the General Staff Building and you can stay inside there on your own. On this tour you will firstly go inside the Hermitage Museum Main Complex (Winter Palace) and leave it. You can't come back there after you leave it.

This tour is not available for cruise ship passengers

Not wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Most travelers can participate

If you want to take this tour at your preferable time, please leave a note upon making booking or call to confirm your preferred time at least 2 days before the tour

This is a sample itinerary. The order of museum visits (park and palace) may change depending on availability of entrance tickets, museum's days-off, traffic situation in the city.

The exact entrance times can vary. Pre-booked time periods to enter the museums are assigned only by the management of the museums and is a subject to changes.

It is possible that there will be a line of people entering the museums at the same time.

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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