Private Tour To Catherine's Palace & Hermitage (Skip-the-line Tickets) - Saint Petersburg

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    10:00 am. The exact starting time can vary and will be confirmed after the booking is made.
  • Departure Details :
    Please, provide the hotel name for a pick up at the time of booking.
  • Return Details :
    Hotel or other central point of your choice.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Visit the most fabulous palaces of St Petersburg just in one day. You will see the Winter Palace, the official residence of the Russian Tsars and the main building of the Hermitage Museum. Your private guide will make you familiar with the most important gala halls and with the masterpieces of the genius painters as Leonardo, Titian, Giorgione, Rafael, Velasquez, Rembrandt, and other. Also, take your chance to explore the Village of the Tsars (Tsarskoye Selo), the summer residence of the Russian Tsars. You will visit Catherine's Palace and see the unique Amber Room. Discover two essential sights just in one day!

Know More about this tour

Thisprivate day tour in St Petersburgwith a professional guide will make you familiar with two imperial palaces of the Russian Tzars. In the morning, visitthe Winter Palace the main building ofthe Hermitage Museum complex. This magnificent royal estate in the heart of St Petersburg served as the official residence of the Romanov family for over 200 years. The most prominent Russian and European architects worked on its splendid interior dcor that surprises its visitors until the present day. The gala halls of the Winter Palace designed to astonish the foreign diplomats reflect the richness of the Russian Empire. During the excursion, you will also visit other buildings of the museum complex such as the Old and the New Hermitage to see the finest collections of European art. The masterpieces by artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and others are exhibited in the Hermitage.

In the second half of the tour, head to the south of St Petersburg to the city of Pushkin.Tsarskoye Selo or the Tzars Villagelocated there was the summer estate of the ruling family of Russia. It represents a magnificent ensemble of parks and palaces, pavilions, artificial canals, ponds, and monuments. The heart of Tsarskoye Selo is famousCatherines Palace an embodiment of Russian baroque style. During the tour, we will visit the Great Hall richly decorated with gilded moldings and other magnificent rooms. The pearl of the palace isthe Amber Hall a unique interior resembling a jewelry box, where the walls are covered with panels of natural amber. Having enjoyed the visit, we will walk on the grounds ofCatherines Parkand return to St Petersburg.

Inclusions

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Unlimited bottled water and juice
  • All admission tickets as per itinerary
  • Professional, friendly guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/minivan
  • Welcome gifts
  • Ponchos in case of rain

Exclusions

  • Meals

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 5 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Children must be accompanied by adults

Please, advise if you need a booster seat in the car/minivan

Due to high demand booking beforehand is highly recommended

The exact starting time may vary and will be confirmed after the booking is made

Please note that picture taking is not allowed in the Amber Room in Catherine's Palace

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