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Shore Excursion: Three Day Highlights Tour

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia

    Guided tour of Peter and Pau Fortress and Cathedral

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia

    Guided tour of the Catherine Palace with Ammber Room

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Peterhof, Peterhof, Petrodvortsovy District, St. Petersburg, Northwestern District

    Guided tour of one of the small Peterhof palaces: Monplaisir Palace or Bath Block or Marly Palace, etc.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia

    Guided tour of the Fountain Park of Peterhof

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    Guided tour of the Church on Spilled Blood

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Faberge Museum, Fontanka River Emb., 21, St. Petersburg 191011 Russia

    Guided tour of the Faberge Museum

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: The General Staff Building, Dvortsovaya Sq., 6-10 Metro Kanal Griboyedova, Nevskiy Prospekt, Gostiny Dvor, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    Guided tour of the General Staff Building (Impressionist & Post-impressionist art collection)

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, Emb. Reki Moiki, 94 Entrance for individual visitors and small groups from Dekabristov Street, 21, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

    Guided tour of Yusupov Palace

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, St Isaac_s Square, 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

    Guided tour of St Isaac's Cathedral

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Neva Embankments, St. Petersburg Russia

    A shared boat ride

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    Your ship arrival time

    Please contact the local operator directly after booking to reconfirm your arrival time
    1 day
    • Guide’s services for 3 days
    • Driver’s services for 3 days (comfortable car [Mercedes/VW]/minivan with A/C)
    • Three lunches
    • Photo and video permissions at the museums
    • Blanket visas
    • All port fees
    • All local taxes
    • Headsets for the groups of 5 and up
    • One bottle of water per person per day
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - The General Staff Building
    • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
    • Entry/Admission - The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
    • Photo and video permit at Yusupov Palace (camera pass is 3 USD per person, video pass is 6 USD per person)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • BLANKET VISA will be provided separately from the tour voucher. Please make sure to print it out before you set off (each passenger MUST receive and print a blanket visa (tour ticket) from local operator to pass the customs during disembarkation)
    • Visa-free tour available only for cruise passengers
    • Please provide the following information for the blanket visa (tour ticket): 1. Your full names as shown on your passports 2. D.O.B(s) 3. Citizenship(s) 4. Passport number(s) 5. Dates of the trip
    • Not accessible for people with mobility issues. In case you are travelling with a wheelchair, mobile scooter or a walking frame, please consider taking a private tour
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • No special dress code
    • Infant meals not included
    • To clear the customs in St. Petersburg port you should have 1. Valid passport 2. Printed blanket visa provided by local operator
    • Please note that the itinerary may be subject to change depending on traffic and museum availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • The Hermitage reserves the right to adjust the entrance time slot
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Our 3 day tour of St. Petersburg was the highlight of our cruise, guide Victoria and driver Vadim met us every morning and told our small group of 10 the days itinerary. She arranged times to make sure we didn’t wait on lines, i really appreciated her openness about the politics
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    These were three days that I will remember for the rest of my life. Alexandra was an extremely knowledgeable and interesting guide, and with the expert driving of Alexei was ingeniously able to circumnavigate the queues and complications of high-season St Petersburg,
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    I booked this tour because I did not want the going back and forth to the ship like we would do on our ship's excursions. I communicated via email several times and they always responded promptly. When we arrived, A TJ rep was right there to meet us. Our guide Helen and van
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    • Duration: 1 day
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English
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