Saint Petersburg Itinerary 2 Days

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Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Saint Petersburg

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Saint Petersburg. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Saint Petersburg as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Saint Petersburg.

2 Days in Saint Petersburg - Perfect Weekend Guide

Saint Petersburg, a Russian city, is known for having a rich history that enriches this land culturally as well as artistically. The city is working towards preserving this history and has several world-class museums. Its well-maintained palaces and churches will give you a chance to understand different aspects of the city. Exploring Saint Petersburg in 2 days is a hard task and you will get just enough time to visit some of the major sites in the city. Check out this itinerary to make the most of your time in this charming city.

How to spend 2 days in Saint Petersburg?

Day 1 in Saint Petersburg

Reserve the 1st day of your Saint Petersburg trip to exploring the places that are located in the heart of the city. Start your morning by going to the famous Hermitage Museum. Considered to be one of the largest museums in the world, a guided tour of this place will introduce you to art and culture of the city. There are several other points of interest in Saint Petersburg that are located only minutes away from the museum. You can visit Winter Palace and do not forget visiting Church of the Savior on Blood. As you have only 48 hours in Saint Petersburg, you must visit Saint Isaac's Cathedral as well. If you have some free time on your hands, you can visit Saint Michael's Castle and Kunstkamera Museum as well.

Head off to Downtown Petersburg to experience the nightlife in Saint Petersburg. This area is dotted with numerous cafes, pubs, and bars that will pamper your taste buds while you are unwinding with your loved ones.

Day 2 in Saint Petersburg

Enter the 2nd day in the city by visiting Peterhof Palace that is located a little away from the center of the city. Take a guided tour, spend a couple of hours, and soak yourself in the local history. With its meticulously planned gardens, this UNESCO World Heritage Site will charm you by its beauty. Come back to the center of the city and stop by Singer House. With 2 days in Saint Petersburg, you can visit this site that has become a cultural as well as a historical landmark over the years. Go to Russian Museum before evening as this largest museum in the country is a great place to learn about the Russian art dating back to the 12th century. The city also has several theaters making it a paradise for art lovers. Your Saint Petersburg itinerary for 2 days is incomplete without visiting these theaters. You can catch a live performance at Mariinsky Theatre or Mikhailovsky Theatre and be a part of the local canvas.

Tours and Activities in Saint Petersburg for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Saint Petersburg

Best Hotels in Saint Petersburg for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Saint Petersburg itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

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