Meet your guide in the hotel in the morning and take your seat in a comfortable car/miniva. You will head to the Gulf of Finland to see the magnificent summer estate of Peterhof. On our way to this amazing place, we will take a short metro ride to see the most beautiful subway stations. Walking in the park of Peterhof, you will make sure that one can never get bored in this place, where statues, small palaces, pavilions and joke fountains are hidden. You will have a guided excursion to the Grand Palace (Petrodvorets), where throughout two centuries worked the prominent Russian and West European architects.
Once back to the city center, take a break for lunch and start the last activity for the day, an excursion to the Hermitage Museum. The excursion will take approximately three hours and during this time you will see the most impressive halls of the Winter Palace and the most famous masterpieces by such artists as Leonardo da Vinci, Rafael, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and others. The Winter Palace (the main building of the Hermitage) is not only an architectural jewel but also tells us the history of its inhabitants the Russian tsars, their lives and military triumphs. At the end of the guided tour of the Hermitage, the bravest and the most energetic can continue exploring the museum on their own.