Home Shore Excursions Unique Russian Folk Show and Traditional Russian Dinner (with Visa-free roundtrip transfer) (5 hours)

Unique Russian Folk Show and Traditional Russian Dinner (with Visa-free roundtrip transfer) (5 hours)

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DURATION: 5 Hours
SIZE: Private
TYPE: Scenic
DEPARTURE TIME: 05:00 PM
FOOD/BEVERAGE PROVIDED: Dinner
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
LEAVES FROM: Ship Pier

Do you want to remember one of your days in St. Petersburg with an exciting evening experience? Then this is definitely for you! Experience the unforgettable evening by visiting the show that has heralded a new era in Russian entertainment, internationally rated as one of the most popular and busiest Russian dance shows. For many years the show remains a symbol of a highly professional and, at the same time, an extremely sincere and heartfelt example of art, that harmoniously unites the immediacy of folk dances and rigour of academic manners, humour and high pathos, all generations and types of dances. During the dynamic, colourful and exuberant show, you will hear tuneful songs – romantic, and full of life, watch sparkling dances of different provinces of Russia. A Russian national show could be a perfect end to your exciting day in St Petersburg. Relax and enjoy the colourful performance! A delicious buffet is served for you during the interval.

Even during our brief visits to foreign countries, we are looking for the opportunity of experiencing something different rather than just the regular sights and tourist attractions. At least we try local cuisine!

Now imagine yourself in St.Petersburg - the most “European” of all Russian cities. How to get acquainted with the unique culture of this country? What shall a foreign visitor do, if his time in St.Petersburg is limited, and he would like to try so many different things – ranging from national cuisine – to Russian music and dances?

Is there any chance for a foreigner to do that?

Our answer is YES! 

Here in a cosy and nicely decorated Concert Hall or Palace we will give you more than just an opportunity to see unforgettable passionate dance and music performance, you will not only FEEL involved – you will BE really involved! Visiting a World Famous Russian Dance & Music Show in St. Petersburg will fully meet your highest cultural expectations.

The program is a unique series of choreographic works, well known and loved around the world. The program includes: classical performance of folk songs from different regions of Russia, dances in traditional costumes and accompanied by a string quartet, lyrical romances, Russian Orthodox hymns, Cossack songs and dances, traditional dances from the Ural Mountains and Siberia and many more.

Spectators of all ages and tastes will be able to appreciate not only the ability of the performers to bring Russian national colour to the stage, but also their highest skills, the complexity of acrobatic feats and breath-taking leaps. This dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of Russian talent. The show is an inspiring epic, reliving the journey of Russian nation throughout history. Using modern art forms of dance and music, this richly costumed show marries the contemporary and the ancient. The show portrays the courage and tells the fascinating tales of fame and honour, war and love with costumes, movement and songs. Folk show ensemble carefully keeps and successfully presents centuries-old traditions of the great nation. Enthusiasm for their own cultural heritage is the main motivation and driving force behind the superb performances. Combining traditional dance and music with the most up to date stage technology, the show is a thousand years old story executed with all the advantages of the modern day stage show.

The show has the cultural ties with many countries of the world and toured in different countries abroad, having captivated international audiences for decades with its peerless technical brilliance and exuberant evocations of traditional dances. Excellent professionals, the artists of the ensemble are always ready for a new tour, they have something to show the viewer of the XXI century.

The show consists of two parts (approximately 45 minutes each) and a 15-minutes break, when guests are offered some fruits, canapes with red caviar, ham, Russian style Salami, cheese, vodka, champagne, red wine, mineral water, juice, beverages. During a break - live music is playing, beauties in crinolines are dancing for you – and candlelight reflects in your glass, giving your wine the colour of a precious stone…

When the show is over you leave the concert hall keeping unique experience: now you know what is it – to feel like a Grand Duke, like a Cossack, maybe even like a Tsar.

Embrace your chance to feel yourself Russian in the vibrant city of St. Petersburg!

This excursion is a non-visa tour for cruise ship passengers. Within 2 days after your booking, we send you the Personal Tour Tickets (Blanket visa) for the presentation to the Immigration service in St Petersburg port of call. Our company is fully authorized to offer Visa-free shore tours to the cruise ship passengers.

Please provide us with the following information at the time of booking or later, but at least 14 days before the Tour departure date:

  • Each passenger's full name as it appears in their passport
  • Citizenship
  • Date of birth
  • Passport number
  • Cruise ship name
  • Arrival date in St. Petersburg
  • Departure date from St. Petersburg

We guarantee you a hassle-free disembarking from the ship, and you'd be back on time.

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN THE TOUR:

  • Tickets to the folk show performance with buffet table during the break 
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from the cruise ship pier
  • Traditional Russian 3-course dinner (fish/ meat/vegetarian) with vodka shot at the restaurant
  • Port visas (if necessary)

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Guide assistance
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)

Sights included in program

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2 person - US$ 346 (US$ 173 per person)
3 person - US$ 513 (US$ 171 per person)
4 person - US$ 676 (US$ 169 per person)
5 person - US$ 810 (US$ 162 per person)
6 person - US$ 942 (US$ 157 per person)
7 person - US$ 1071 (US$ 153 per person)
8 person - US$ 1208 (US$ 151 per person)
9 person - US$ 1341 (US$ 149 per person)
10 person - US$ 1470 (US$ 147 per person)
Price for persons: 1 - 9

Our flexible payment options allow you to pay 20% of a deposit first and the remaining 80% in 14 days prior to your tour date - payment can be done both online or over the phone. This gives you the peace of mind knowing your spaces are booked on the tours and that you do not miss out on making the most of your time in Russia.

Also you get the best, top-rated and most experienced and knowledgeable hand-picked tour guide appointed on a priority basis.
In our experience, exceptional travel experiences are almost always delivered by exceptional people. With that in mind, we utilize a comprehensive approach to select and employ the best tour guides only. Multilingual and well travelled, each possesses deep insight into the diverse attractions and cultural patterns throughout the region. With us guides undergo a rigorous selection process, achieving outstanding knowledge of local culture and language. Rest assured that the best tour guides only will be working on the tours to give you excellent opportunity to explore the best of the sights during both short and long-term stay in Russia.

Once you complete your reservation, we will send you a booking confirmation email. As the day of the tour approaches, our logistics team will provide you with all relevant information for your tour.

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2 person - US$ 346 (US$ 173 per person)
3 person - US$ 513 (US$ 171 per person)
4 person - US$ 676 (US$ 169 per person)
5 person - US$ 810 (US$ 162 per person)
6 person - US$ 942 (US$ 157 per person)
7 person - US$ 1071 (US$ 153 per person)
8 person - US$ 1208 (US$ 151 per person)
9 person - US$ 1341 (US$ 149 per person)
10 person - US$ 1470 (US$ 147 per person)
Price for persons:
371