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Considered by many as one of the world’s most picturesque cities, Saint Petersburg has all the ingredients for an unforgettable experience: art, lavish architecture, an extraordinary history and rich cultural traditions; but also a modern bohemian side including edgy art galleries and delectable dining. The Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Group of Monuments is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Our St. Petersburg day tours highlight the deep history embedded in this center of Russian culture. Embark on an adventure through Russian famed historical periods, viewing Catherine the Great's palace, in addition to other landmarks associated with Russia's imperial elite. Visit the Hermitage Museum, a world-famous museum showcasing Russian arts and culture. With all its imperial glory and elegant fountains, you will delight in the sights of Peterhof, also known as Russia's Versailles.

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Enjoy a full-day guided tour of St. Petersburg that takes you on an insightful journey through the city's highlights. The tour is an excellent introduction to St Petersburg -- the second largest and most beautiful city in Russia. Together with overview tour, you will have guided tours to the most fa...Read more
Duration: 8 hours
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Visit one of the the best museums in the world, led by a private guide ! And than get a taste of traditional Russian cuisine. After pick-up from your hotel, admire the outstanding art masterpieces at the State Hermitage Museum - one of the world’s greatest art galleries. During this 4-hour private ...Read more
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The Hermitage Diamond room is a breathtaking museum, famous for priceless gems that used to belong to the Romanov family as well as diplomatic gifts to Russian court. Definitely, it's one of the most interesting collections in the world.
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Take a private tour of the Hermitage Gold Room with a Hermitage Museum Curator! The Gold Room has a spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars. It has the best and biggest collection of Scynthian Gold in the world. Famous ancient Grecian gold, orienta...Read more
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The Hermitage Diamond room is a breathtaking museum, famous for priceless gems that used to belong to the Romanov family as well as diplomatic gifts to Russian court. Definitely, it's one of the most interesting collections in the world.
Duration: 4 hours
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The fabulous Golden Room is the most prized section of the famous Hermitage - and definitely the most difficult to get into. A spectacular collection of gold, silver, and royal jewels that belonged to the Russian tsars.
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Take the City Tour of Saint-Petersburg - a complete tour of Saint-Petersburg most famous sights from the comfort of a car and with a knowledgeable and experienced guide. During the comprehensive tour you will see all the main highlights of St.Petersburg as well as one of the best museums in the worl...Read more
Duration: 4 hours
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Explore St Petersburg with a private guide on a 4-hour city highlights tour! Learn all about the city history as you travel around the city by private vehicle, and stop for photos and strolls near key attractions like the Church on Spilled Blood and Winter Palace, home to the Hermitage Museum. See P...Read more
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St. Petersburg offers much to see and you can find many of its most prominent sights in the city center. However, two must-see sights are located on the outskirts of the city – Catherine's Palace and Peterhof. This specific tour takes you to Catherine's Palace located at Tsarscoe Selo (the Tsars Vil...Read more
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Spend a day exploring the magnificent Peterhof estate. With a dreamy seafront setting, grandiose palace, and beautifully manicured gardens boasting over 140 fountains, Peterhof is widely recognized as being the most spectacular imperial palace in St. Petersburg.
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During this tour you will have a great chance to see and learn about the famous opera and ballet theaters of St.Peterburg: Alexandrinsky Theatre and Vaganova ballet Academy; Mikhailovsky Theatre; Mariinsky Theatre; Hermitage Theatre as well as visit fabulous Russian ballet in one of these greatest ...Read more
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Have you ever seen the actors' preparation for the performance? Have you ever been to the wardrobe workshop for more than 10000 theatrical costumes? Have you ever used the unique chance to see the theatre life inside? It's now time to do it at the world-famous Hermitage Theater of St.Petersburg! You...Read more
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Saint-Petersburg is a museum beneath the open skies. Enjoy visiting the Hermitage - the second largest museum in the world. After having a lunch in one of the best St. Petersburg restaurants, have city tour and later admire one of the magnificent suburbian residences: Pushkin – the “town of Muses” o...Read more
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Visit the two world famous Imperial residences: the Catherine palace with the Amber room and Peterhof - the veritable gem of art often called "the Capital of fountains".
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Admire renowned paintings and sculptures by Leonardo Da Vinci, Picasso and Van Dyk, on this inspiring small-group walking tour of the State Hermitage Museum, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums, housing more than 3 million works of art in its collection. Led by an expert guide, you will vi...Read more
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Visit historic Novgorod Kremlin, amazing St. Sophia's Cathedral, the Church of the Saviour with its frescos by Theophanus the Greek, the Yuriev Monastery with St. George's Cathedral on this must-do Ancient Great Novgorod tour! This unforgettable full-day tour offers the perfect introduction to the c...Read more
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Step back in time to Leningrad, communist-era St Petersburg, and explore the city on an evening walking tour, seeing intriguing sites from its communist past. The 2-hour tour takes in attractions like the former KGB (secret police) facility (known as The Big House), a Soviet-era café, the Field of M...Read more
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Ride a hydrofoil to the Grand Palace and gardens of Peterhof, St Petersburg’s amazing imperial estate and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy a cruise down the Neva River and explore the royal grounds with your knowledgeable guide, learning about the elaborate 18th-century fountains, sculptures and ...Read more
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Explore the prominent UNESCO-listed Peterhof Grand Fontaine Complex - the magnificent and incredible construction which has been conceived by Russian Tsar Peter the 1-st as a "Russian Versailles". During your extraordinary excursion open for yourself the real non-official side of Russian...Read more
Duration: 6 hours
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An enchanting city with a rich and fascinating history, St Petersburg is the Jewel in Russia’s Imperial Crown. It was from here that the aristocrat tsars ruled over Russia for two centuries until the Russian Revolution in 1917. Today remnants of the city’s grandiose past can be seen in its beautiful...Read more
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Explore enchanting St Petersburg by boat on a 2-hour small-group sightseeing cruise along the Neva River. After a short walk down Nevsky Prospekt -- the city’s most prominent address – hop on board your luxury boat and admire all the sights that line St Petersburg’s romantic waterways. See the Peter...Read more
Duration: 2 hours
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Our Russian countryside tour to the authentic farm is for anyone who wants to learn about local food production made by ancient Russian recipes – where the food comes from and the people who produce it! You can walk around the farm, situated on the territory of Sofia's Cathedral, taste produce right...Read more
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Calling all food lovers! Learn how to cook Russian food fit for the tsars on a private 3-hour step-by-step cooking class in St Petersburg. Brush up your cooking skills under the guidance of your experienced instructor, an expert in Russian cuisine. You’ll cook 2 traditional dishes that you can easil...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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Learn all about St Petersburg’s history and sights on a 3-hour walking tour, led by a private guide! The itinerary can be tailored to specific interests; simply let the guide know when the tour starts. Then, head off to discover top St Petersburg attractions like Palace Square, Winter Palace, Senate...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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Russian art and architecture are St Petersburg’s biggest draws, and on this 3-hour walking tour you’ll see two of its finest examples. Gaze in awe at the attention-grabbing architecture of the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, and then head inside to marvel at its equally opulent interior. The...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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Unforgettable folkshow performance «Feel Yourself Russian»: you will not only FEEL involved – you will BE really involved ! During two hours of this dynamic colorful and pictureous show, you will hear tuneful folk songs – romantic, and full of life, watch sparkling dances of different provinces of R...Read more
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The Yusupov Palace on the Moika River has some of the most perfectly preserved 19th-century interiors in the city, in addition to a fascinating history. The palace interior is sumptuous and rich, with many halls painted in different styles and decked out with gilded chandeliers, silks, frescoes, tap...Read more
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Peterhof is perhaps St Petersburg's most famous and spectacular Imperial estate. The Grand Palace, filled with fascinating and elaborate interiors, sits on top of a high seashore ridge overlooking the vast Lower Park. The palace at Peterhof sits amidst an enormous park, adorned with fountains, statu...Read more
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Explore the northern shield of Russia and the maritime capital of the Russian Empire! Learn the history of the Russian navy on a fascinating tour of Kronshtadt, located on the Gulf of Finland close to St. Petersburg. Walk along the banks of Kotlin Island, visit the splendid Naval Cathedral and more.
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Explore calm water of rivers and canals of St.Petersburg during your exciting kayak canoe trip Explore the "Northern Venice" - the magnificent, wonderful, exciting city of Peter the Great, the city of Pushkin and Dostoyevsky from the water. Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, Kazansky...Read more
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Visit the superb palace and park ensemble, dating from the late 18th to the 19th century, Pavlovsk was a summer residence of the Russian emperor Paul I and his family.
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Experience spectacular St Petersburg, illuminated at night, on this small-group tour by minivan in the former capital of the Russian empire. Your expert guide will point out the magnificent floodlit monuments in the city center including the State Hermitage Museum and St Isaac's Cathedral as well as...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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Visit Peter and Paul Fortress in St Petersburg with a private guide and learn about its rich history on a 3-hour walking tour! The sprawling site is fascinating to explore, with old prison buildings and an ornate Baroque cathedral. Visit Trubetskoy Bastion, a prison-turned-museum and gaze in awe at ...Read more
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Feel truly Russian by preparing a traditional Russian meal fit for a tsar under the guidance of our professional chefs. Enjoy some traditional Russian hospitality and on this private 4-hour cooking class set in the St Petersburg, that’s a perfect addition to your stay in the city. Join this class fo...Read more
Duration: 4 hours
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Get a taste for Russia’s potent national drink on a tour of St Petersburg’s Russian Vodka Museum! Led by a friendly local guide, the 1-hour walking tour focuses on the history of vodka while highlighting its importance in Russian culture. Hear stories about well-known brands like Smirnoff and Stolic...Read more
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Discover St Petersburg’s underground art scene on a 2-hour tour of its palatial-looking metro stations! Led by a local guide who is passionate about the city’s art and history, the tour includes visits to the must-see stations around town: Ploshchad Vosstaniya, Avtovo, Kirovskiy Zavod and Admiraltey...Read more
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Hear stories of revenge, romance and Imperial aristocracy on a 2-hour evening walking tour of St Petersburg! Focusing on the eccentric St Peterburgians of bygone days, the commentary on this fascinating legends tour is rich with mystery and humor – just like the city itself. Learn of the exploits of...Read more
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Experience the cultural highlights of St Petersburg on a 3-hour walking tour with an expert local guide. As you explore the spectacular city on foot – from Palace Square to St Isaac’s Square – you’ll learn about its imperial history and view prominent landmarks along the way. See St Isaac’s Cathedra...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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White Nights are the incredible, luminous northern midsummer eves when the high latitudes are bathed in a pearlescent all-night glow. The few brief weeks of the white nights in Russia’s northern city of St Petersburg are an intoxicating time. This is the signature tradition of the White Nights: watc...Read more
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Step out on a historical tour of communism background in Russia! Learn from your knowledgeable guide about the history of the first communist State and visit the historical landmarks that remain a symbol of that unique time. This comprehensive Saint Petersburg tour details the rich and diverse histo...Read more
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The Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood is an architectural landmark of central St Petersburg, and a unique monument to Alexander II the Liberator. This Church was built on the exact spot where Tsar Alexander II was assassinated and was dedicated in his memory. It features Russia’s largest collect...Read more
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Saint-Petersburg Sightseeing Tour allows you the leisure and comfort of a chauffeured drive taking in sights across the city, with personalized commentary from an experienced and informed guide. Take a drive along the "Great Perspective" world famous today as Nevsky Prospect lined with mar...Read more
Duration: 3 hours
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Bring together the best of Saint Petersburg in one comprehensive tour. Explore the city centre—a UNESCO World Heritage Site—and enjoy an insightful tour of the State Hermitage Museum. An elegant restaurant lunch is included.
Duration: 7 hours
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Visit the impressive St.Isaac's Cathedral - formerly main and largest Russian Orthodox cathedral. During the Tour of St.Petersburg we show you the most significant sights in the city center close up, giving you some of the historical background and the stories that lie behind the facades of this mos...Read more
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See the most important monuments and memorials in Saint Petersburg, the famous "Venice of the North", on a 4-hour walking tour with a professional guide. Admire splendid palaces, impressive historical monuments, tree-lined avenues, beautiful bridges and fabulous canals and hear about fasci...Read more
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Enjoy the luxuries suite of the Usupov palace as well as the cellar which witnessed one of the most dramatic episodes in Russia's history - the murder of Rasputin. Don't miss the chance to see the Royal interiors of the Winter palace (Hermitage) which is the part of the excursion to the State Hermit...Read more
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Do you want to discover real Russian life outside big cities? Visit Soviet and modern Russian dachas (summer houses) in a typical Russian dacha village. August brings the harvest for their small garden plots, but a dacha is much more than just an economic benefit: it embodies a culture dating back t...Read more
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Experience the fairytale beauty of St. Petersburg while relaxing on board a comfortable boat in a company of a private guide!
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Revel in the spiritual heritage of Saint Petersburg while visiting cathedrals of different architectural styles; from Petrine baroque cathedrals in Alexander Nevsky lavra to the neo- Russian Church on Spilled Blood .
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Hermitage Museum is treasure-house of world-famous paintings and sculptures. With the possible exception of the Louvre, there is no museum in the world that rivals the Hermitage in size and quality.
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Discover the hidden secrets of St Petersburg at night and marvel at its tucked-away oddities on this small-group walking tour with an informative guide. Head off the beaten path and see unique sights, such as a yard of storybook characters from ‘The Wizard of Oz.’ Hear stories of Rasputin, view wher...Read more
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Discover a superb palace and park ensemble, dating from the late 18th to the 19th century, Pavlovsk - a summer residence of the Russian emperor Paul I and his family. Its architects were among the greatest of the period: Cameron, Brenna, Quarenghi, Voronikhin and Rossi. The landscape park, one of th...Read more
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The Tour gives you the opportunity to discover Peter the Great's outstanding ideas realized in foundation of the Great Russian Empire with the capital now considered to be one of the most beautiful city in the world.
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Get a true taste of Russia! Instead of dining out again, prepare and savor a home-cooked meal during your stay in Saint-Petersburg. Participate in the private 3-hours Cooking Class process of an authentic Russian meal, enjoy an exclusive dinner made with your own hands. Learn how to prepare a 3-cour...Read more
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After having been picked up from the lobby of your hotel you are chauffeured to one of the best restaurants of Saint-Petersburg close to the city-centre. It is located on Krestovsky Ostrov (Island). The history of Krestovsky Island has started from the first years of Saint-Petersburg. Since that tim...Read more
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The State Russian Museum is the world's largest museum of Russian art. It is a unique depository of artistic treasures, a famous restoration centre, one of the major cultural centers in Russia. It was established in 1895 in St Petersburg by a decree of the Emperor Nicholas II. The Russian Museum col...Read more
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We offer you discovering beauty and present-day history of Saint-Petersburg through the eyes of common people. You explore the sites of the city not usually seen by tourists. Enjoy a guided tour with landmarks known only by natives, discover some modern living quarters which stand out from historica...Read more
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Saint Isaac's Cathedral in Saint Petersburg is the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral in the city and the fourth largest cathedral in the world. It is dedicated to Saint Isaac of Dalmatia, a patron saint of Peter the Great, who had been born on the feast day of that saint. The dome of St. Isaac’s Ca...Read more
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Segway tour is a unique, memorable and fun experience and the best way to see St. Petersburg without getting tired. It is perfect for anyone looking for an interesting and exciting way to explore a tourist destination. This is a great way to glide all over St. Petersburg in a short amount of time. G...Read more
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Visit St.Isaac's - the main and the largest Russian Orthodox Cathedral. Now it is a Museum. During this Tour of St. Petersburg we show you the most significant sights in the city center close up, giving you some of the historical background and the stories that lie behind the facades of this most fa...Read more
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Charming waterside walkways, dreamy canal footpaths, and elegant streets make Saint Petersburg a walker's dream. Stroll down the Nevsky Prospect, pass buildings steeped in history, and capture the panorama from the top of the rotunda at Saint Isaac's Cathedral.
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The city that has gone through 3 revolutions just in 12 years (2 of which only in 1917) has no right not to have a museum devoted to the revolution. Want to learn more about all the political turnmoil that the russian empire, and then the soviet empire went through, then this museum welcomes you to ...Read more
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For everyone who lives in St. Petersburg the Siege of Leningrad is an important part of the city's heritage. This was undoubtedly the most tragic period in the history of the city, a period full of suffering and heroism. On September 8 1941 the Germans had fully encircled Leningrad and the siege beg...Read more
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Interested in military, can stare at old weapons and uniforms for hours? Then this tour is for you. Come and see the world known S300 land to air missile, the legendary T34 tank and tens of modifications of Kalashnikov. Or enjoy the very first mortars dating back even to the beginning of 17th centur...Read more
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Erarta Museum is the largest private museum of contemporary art in Russia. Its name is derived from combining two words — “Era” and “Arta” — “Era Arta” can be translated from Russian as “The Era of Art”. The art museum collection contains 2300 works created by more than 170 artists from over 20 regi...Read more
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The city of Saint Petersburg is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful places on earth, and virtually any building in the large historic center, threaded with canals dotted with baroque bridges, can be considered an attraction—and indeed, it is a UNESCO World Heritage site. This is a magical city, with a long list of major attractions. Its Hermitage Museum, housed in the Winter Palace of the Romanov Dynasty, is both one of the world's greatest and oldest collections of art, treasure, an... Read more
The city of Saint Petersburg is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful places on earth, and virtually any building in the large historic center, threaded with canals dotted with baroque bridges, can be considered an attraction—and indeed, it is a UNESCO World Heritage site. This is a magical city, with a long list of major attractions. Its Hermitage Museum, housed in the Winter Palace of the Romanov Dynasty, is both one of the world's greatest and oldest collections of art, treasure, and antiquities, and one of its most beautiful buildings. There are more than 140 museums and around 100 theatres. St Petersburg is often referred to as an Open-air Museum.