St Petersburg Private Tour: Full-Day Walking Tour With Friendly Local Guide - Saint Petersburg

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    10:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your guide can meet you at your hotel, hostel, vacation rental, port, train station, airport or a point of interest. There'll be an extra charge for meeting you at port, .. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • 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.


Meet yourprivate local guidein hotel lobby who will gladly customize your experience.
Discover UNESCO World Heritagelisted treasures in Russia on thisprivate 8-hour St. Petersburg walking tour.
St Petersburgis synonymous with canals, which means bridges, embankments and beautiful panoramic views are high up on the must-do list.And this isjust the beginning of aperfect St Petersburg itinerary
Followyour knowledgeableguide through St. Petersburg and take in over 20 top attractions and must-see places including theAlexander Column, Belosselsky-Belozersky Palace, the Eliseev EmporiumandtheNevsky Prospect. Admire key sights of religious significance like theChurch of the Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Isaacs Cathedral, and Kazan cathedral, then stroll along winding pathways through prettyMichael Garden.
Rebalance and relax in parks and gardens.


Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour

Informative, friendly and professional guide

Comprehensive tour of the city

Perfect introduction for first-time visitors

Know More about this tour

This is a typical itinerary for this product

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

Timing is flexible and you can start the tour any time you prefer.
This tour can be customized to make it a unique experience for you.Your private local guide will meet you in the hotel lobby and discuss the tour itinerary with you at the beginning of the tour. Timing is flexible.
10.00amMeet your private guide at your centrally located St. Petersburg hotel, then set off into the city on foot to begin your tour. Explore the vibrant culture and centuries of rich history found in St. Petersburg, considered among Russias most impressive cities.
10.30amTake in top attractions includingAlexander Column, the Neo-Baroque Belosselsky-Belozersky Palace, the State hermitage museum and Winter palace.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Alexander column, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Snap a memorable photo at the beautiful Alexander column

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: The general staff building, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

SeeAlexander Column,General Staff Building and Winter palace. You may want to check out the Hermitage with you expert guide.

Stop At: Triumphal Arch of the general staff Building, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Learn about the historical heritage of the Northern capital of Russia.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Savior on the spilled blood, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

12.00pmMarvel at popular sites of religious significance including the 19th-centuryChurch of the Savior on Spilled Blood.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kazan cathedral, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Enjoy the impressive architecture of Russian cathedral.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Moika Embankment, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

2.00-3.00pmBreak for a Russian traditional lunch in a cozy restaurant - either with Soviet theme or modern trendy place (not included in tour).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaacs Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

See St Isaacs Cathedral and Kazan cathedral, and gain insight into Russias Orthodox beliefs.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Palace bridge, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

4.00pmExplorePalace Square, Palace bridge and Palace Embankment.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Palace square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad), St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Take in the views that Russian Emperors used to enjoy.

Stop At: Yusupov palace on moika River, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Stroll along the banks of theMoika River to the Nevsky Prospectand discover the Art Nouveau architecture at theEliseev Emporium. See Yusupov palace from outside (if you want to go inside, tickets must be purchased in advance so please write us in comments)

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Anichkov bridge, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

Along the way, admire the detailed sculptures and elegant ironwork ofAnichkov Bridge.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Anichkov palace Saint petersburg City Palace of Youth Creativity, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

See Anichkov palace from outside and admire this architectural gem.

Stop At: Michael Garden (Mikhaylovskiy Sad), St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

5.30pmStroll through the shade of the pretty Michael Garden to recharge.

Duration: 1 hour


All taxes

Friendly local guide

Private tour

Multiple start times available

Expert advice where to go and what to do after the tour

Iconic places for photo shoot

Flexible customizable itinerary

Must-see attractions and off the beaten path

Meeting in the hotel lobby


Food and drinks

Metro tickets

Entrance fees (if any, depending on your preferences)

Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum

Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood

Entry/Admission - Kazan Cathedral

Entry/Admission - The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaacs Cathedral

Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Private walking tour with the use of the metro

The tour can be modified to meet your preferences

The tour operates in all weather conditions, so please dress appropriately

From May to August, witness the raising of the illuminated bridges, one of the most spectacular sights in the city. (Applicable only if you start between 6pm and 7pm)

From May to July, enjoy the legendary White Nights of St. Petersburg festival. (Applicable only if you start between 6pm and 7pm).

Not wheelchair accessible

Stroller accessible

Near public transportation

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

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

Traveler Reviews

  • 27-Jun-2016

    The only and one of the biggest downsides is that the tour includes transportation to the first walking tour site and it does not. You have to pay your own way, using Taxi in order to begin the excursion. However, transportation seemed to be included.