St Petersburg Shore Excursion: 2 Day Complete Tour With Faberge Museum In Small Group - Saint Petersburg

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Departure Time :
    Tour start time on the first day: 08:00 am. Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port
  • Departure Details :
    Your guide will meet you right after passport control in the cruise terminal.
  • Return Details :
    Returns to the port
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Make the most of your time off the ship with this exciting shore excursion to St. Petersburg. Why is this special? Because this is a rare visa-free 2-day private tour. On the first day, take a panoramic city tour, driving past and visiting Catherine Palace, verdant Peterhof Park and the preciousFaberg Museum. On the second day, take a tour of the world-famous Hermitage and see St. Isaac's Cathedral. Spend some free time to do some exploring on your own and then transfer back in the comfortable minivan.

Highlights

  • All-inclusive tour
  • All entrance fees included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included

Know More about this tour

This 2-day tour of St. Petersburg begins when you meet your guide in the arrival hall of the cruise terminal just past passport control. After checking in, sit comfortable in an air-conditioned Mercedes mini-bus during the drive to the Russian metropolis. 

Day 1:
Meet your guide in the morning at the cruise ship and attend the Church on the Spilled Blood. Experience a subway tour along the most beautiful metro stations of St Petersburg. Afterwards, depart for Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo to enjoy a tour of Catherine's Palace with its famous Amber Room and Park. In the latter part of the morning, drive to Peterhof also known as The Kingdom of Fountains. Explore the wonderful gardens and stop at a lunch in the park's cafe (at your expense). After lunch, return to St. Petersburg by the comfortable min-van. Attend the Faberge Museum where you will see highlights of more than 4,000 works including the famous Imperial Easter eggs. At around 6 pm, return to the ship.

Day 2:
Meet your guide and driver at 9 am outside your ship. Take a short drive to the Hermitage Museum. Upon arrival, enjoy a tour of the museum complexes including the Winter Palace. In the early afternoon, take an hour of free time for shopping or lunch in a local restaurant/cafe (meal at own expense). After, continue the overview of St. Petersburg with several photo stops, pay a visit of St. Isaac's cathedral. in the late afternoon, return to the ship.
4pm Return to the ship

Please note: itinerary may be adjusted according to the days of the week and cruise ship's arrival/departure time. Tour order might vary, but inclusions will remain the same. Tour departure time may be adjusted depending on ships actual docking time.

Inclusions

  • Professional guide
  • Lunches
  • Admissions to all museums as per itinerary
  • Photo permits where allowed to take photos
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (if the group is over 6 people)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan (almost all vehicles are equipped with wifi)
  • A bottle of water daily
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges, local taxes

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Not recommended for child aged 5 and under.

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information : ship name, docking time, passport details

Passport name, number, date of birth and citizenship is required at time of booking for all participants

Not wheelchair accessible

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately