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Meet your guide at your cruise ship port for a tour of the highlights of St. Petersburg with a flexible itinerary. Take a city sightseeing tour and visit the local farmer’s market. Travel in an air-conditioned minivan to Peterhof Fountain Park and Gardens and explore the lower gardens. Pause for an optional lunch of blinis at your own expense.

Go by minivan to the town of Pushkin, also known as Tsars’ Village. Visit Catherine's Palace and Amber Room and admire the ornate amber and gold decorations. Take time to walk in the park.

Afterward, return to the city and then to your ship.

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Overview
Acquiring a visa for Russia and seeing the highlights of St. Petersburg is not always easy, but this tour allows you visit visa-free for two days from your cruise ship. Make the most of your time with a guide and audio headsets for large groups. Entry fees and a photography pass make visiting and photographing museums hassle-free. Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan around St. Petersburg and to Pushkin.
Highlights
  • Enter Russia visa-free for two days from your cruise ship
  • Explore St. Petersburg with a guide and audio headsets for large groups
  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Snap photos in museums with your photography pass
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2 full days of tour plus the evening ballet

Tour Guide Maria and Driver Andrey were wonderful. The tour covered everything it said it would. Fast paced but extensive. The restaurants chosen for lunch were sub par in our opinion. Wish the shopping stops had encompassed some average priced shops and not just 2...More

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Lyn and Alan

A fantastic tour in the beautiful city st Petersburg. Our guide Olga made The city come to life with her knowledge and enthusiasm. A big thanks to Olag and Valerie our driver.

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Saint Petersburg Tour

What a wonderful tour. SPB tours was very convenient and professional. Olga our tour guide was a delight and a fountain of knowledge and enthusium. Val our driver was always "Johnny on the Spot" and saved us time and plenty of steps. I highly recommend...More

1  Thank Craig H
Reviewed 2 days ago
Fantasticl 2 day highlight tour of St Petersburg

This was the best tour we booked when cruising the Baltic Sea. I booked through SPB instead of through the cruise line (Holland America) based on reviews I read and am so glad I did. Julia was our guide for both days and she was...More

1  Thank Sherikush
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Max the Fantastic!

Fabulous guide, perfect English, good sense of humor, extremely knowledgeable. A gem! Thanks!! Also Valerya a great driver.

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Txgal
July 20, 2018|
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Response from sjmilburn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry did not do this tour
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Txgal
July 20, 2018|
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Response from Richard D | Reviewed this property |
We did the deluxe 2-day tour and it was great. we went to all of the major sites and even had a boat trip and time to go to the metro and have a ride on it. The two lunches were typically Russian but really nice.
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Nadeem S
June 16, 2018|
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We will be on that cruise as well. We have researched and discovered that you can visit St. P visa free if you book the ship’s excursion or a government approved tour. If you want to stay beyond tour hours on your own... More
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