Private Tour Of The Hermitage Museum In Saint Petersburg

From USD 84
USD
Per Person
Risk Free

You can cancel later upto 24 hours in advance, so lock in this price today.

Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    AM departure: 10:30 -11:00 am  PM departure: 2:00 - 2:30 pm Please contact the local operator right after booking or 48 hours after to negotiate the exact meeting time. Hotel picku.. 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 inside 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

Admire the outstanding masterpieces of the array of art in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg during a 3-hour private. On the tour your guide will show you fabulous interior, pointing out items of interest and sharing historical and artistic facts about the collection of the museum. Experience the Hermitage, one of the worlds greatest art museums, with an extraordinary collection of masterworks.

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

Know More about this tour

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Palace square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad), St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Start your tour with a local guide picking you up from your centrally located hotel. Drive by taxi or walk to the museum. One of the worlds riches repositories of art, the Hermitage showcases Catherine the Greats massive collection, once only accessible to her and her courtiers. Youll tour its four main buildingsthe Winter palace, the Small Hermitage, the Old Hermitage and the New Hermitage.

Duration: 10 minutes

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

Housed within the opulent Winter Palace of tsars and tsarinas, it is an absolute must-see for art lovers and those simply interested in an overview of Russian history through the arts. In the Winter Palace, accompany a guide to the elegant Throne Room where tsars received visitors; the Pavilion Hall with its gilded columns; and the Gallery of 1812, where 332 portraits of Russian generals hang. View the vast collection of paintings by European Masters at the Hermitage, one of the worlds finest art museums.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

As you begin this guided tour of the museum's general collections in the palace, you'll discover the Jordan Staircase, a dazzling display of golden stuccowork and glimmering marble statues. There'll 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. Enjoy a leisurely exploratory tour, as you see priceless paintings from the 13th through 18th centuries by some of the greatest Italian, Spanish, French and Dutch painters.
After the tour is over feel free to stay in the museum to explore it on your own.

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Inclusions

Professional private guide service

Hotel pick-up

Transfer to the museum by taxi (if hotel is located 2 km and more away from the museum)

Escort to the museum by company representative

Chocolate snack

City maps

Farewell gift

Entry/Admission - Winter Palace of Peter I

Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum

Guaranteed to skip the lines

Exclusions

Hotel drop-off (available at extra fee)

Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

This tour is not available for cruise ship passengers

You may stay inside the museum after this tour is over. You can't leave the museum and come back using the same tickets.

Please note the visit to the Hermitage does not include the collection of impressionists and post-impressionists which moved to the new General Staff building.

This is a private tour and will be catered only to your group.

Transfer to the museum which will be done by taxi is included and can be organized only if your hotel is located in the city center of St Petersburg (2-5 km away from the museum). For the guests who are not staying in a hotel or staying in a hotel which is more than 5 km from the city center, the meeting place must be negotiated with a Supplier.

Wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Most travelers can participate

The tour includes a wait in line before visiting the palace (museum) and an itinerary on foot

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

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.

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 private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

You Might Also Like