Visit the Hermitage,the largest museum of Saint Petersburg and whole Russia, also one of the richest in the world. It is definitely worth visiting with a professional guidewho will not let you get lost in more than 1050 rooms. Instead, our guide will fully introduce you the treasures of the most valuable collections and tell the history of the museum complex during thisprivate tour. The Hermitage Museumhas more than 3 million exhibits, among them not only paintings but also antique sculptures, medieval applied art, cameos, ancient and 18-19th-century gold and jewels, coins, archaeological finds and collections of the Eastern countries. During thisprivate tour of the Hermitage Museum, you are going to see works of such great masters as Leonardo da Vinci, Titian, Caravaggio, El Greco, Velasquez, Rubens, and Rembrandt.
Take a break for lunch if needed andcontinue withanexcursion to Pushkin(the TsarsVillage),a magnificent summer residence of the Russian tsars and tsarinas, the favorite palace of Catherine the Great, located 24 kilometers south of Saint Petersburg. You will dive into the atmosphere of the 18th century walking the strict lines of the French garden and wondering through the golden enfilade of the palace. The display ofCatherine Palacecovers the 300-year history and presents the work of architects in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and also the achievements of the restorers who returned the palace to life after the Second World War.The gem of Catherine Palace's isthe legendaryAmber Roomalso recognized as the 8th wonder of the world. At the end of the tour, you will also marvel a walk inCatherine's Parkwhich covers 107 hectares of land and serves as a perfect place to enjoy on a fine summer day far away from the busy streets of Saint Petersburg.