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St. Petersburg

Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours

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    What to Expect
    "All St Petersburg in 20 hours" shore excursion  includes  guided tours in most of the world famous  attractions in St Petersburg - The Hermitage museum , Petergof Lower park with Fountains, Catherine Palace with Amber Room , St Isaac Cathedral, the Church of our Saviour on the Spilt Blood, Peter and Paul Cathedral,  Faberge museum ; you will learn a lot about Russian history, art  and modern life from your local guide.

    Day 1

    8:30-9am Meeting by the ship .

    Orientation city tour in St Petersburg

    9.30-11.00 pm Trip to the Tsar’s Village. Showing you beautiful metro station on the way there. Possible visit of Kuznechny market ( if time permits)

    11.00-12:30pm Inside guided tour of Catherine Palace with Amber Room

    12:45-1:30pm Traditional 3 course Russian lunch

    1.30-2.30pm Driving to Petergof

    2:30- 4pm Petergof Lower park with Fountains .Upper park – French regular park

    4-4:45pm driving  to the city along new, picturesque  high-speed road with view on spot stadium -a venue for FIFA 2018 worldcup championship 

    5- 5:30pm Guided tour of St. Isaac Cathedral

    6:30pm Return to the ship

    Day 2

    8am Meeting near the ship

    8-10:00am Visit of farmer market, second part of the city tour including walking tour along Nevsky Prospect .Shopping

    10-12:00 pm Early opening hour visit of The Hermitage Museum

    12:30-1:00pm - Inside guided tour of St Peter and Paul Cathedral in Peter and Paul Fortress

    1.30-2.30 pm Lunch (optional) in some non touristy place

    2:30-3pm Church on the Spilt Blood inside excursion

    3.30-4.30pm Tour of Faberge museum ( with the biggest collection of Faberge  Royal Easter Eggs )

    5 pm Return to the ship
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We meet our guests in the lobby of Sea Port Morsloy Facade after their cleaing customs
    Departure Time
    Departure time will be adjusted to your ship's arrival time.
    Return Details
    St Petersburg "Morskoy Facade" sea port (one hour before your ship's departure time)
    • Visa waiver; not provided by Viator
    • Guide service for 2 days
    • Driver service for two days (with Mercedes Viano/Sprinter ( depending on number of people in the group ) with A/C)
    • Admittance fees to the museums listed in the program
    • Permits for video and taking pictures in the museums
    • Traditional Russian lunch on the first day( vegetarian options are available
    • Bottled water ( one bottle per person per day)
    • rain ponchos in case it start raining in Petergof Lower park;
    • All port fees and all local taxes
    • Ear phone sets for guided tours inside museums fоr the groups 8+
    • Welcome gift
    • The cost of lunch ( about $10-15 per person for light snacks in non touristy places) on the second day
    • Permits for taking pictures and video in Yusupov palace $5 and $10 correspondingly
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • A minimum of 4 people per booking is required
    • All cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, the date of arrival ; passengers personal info: full name as it is in his/her valid passport, passport exp date, DOB, citizenship
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved- please think about comfortable walking shoes
    • We do not recommend this tour for handicapped guests and guests with very small children
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Popular mentions
    Two friends and I could not have been more pleased with our Dancing Bear Tour. We had identified those sights which we were most anxious to see and we saw all of them. Just to name a few - Catherine Palace, Peterhof Palace and its parks and fountains, the Hermitage Museum and
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    Response from Julia I, Owner at Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours
    Responded 16 Jul 2019
    Dear Lee110y, many thanks for your kind words!
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    We were in Saint Petersburg on an overnight port of call on a Baltic cruise. We read about Dancing Bear from a fellow cruiser on the Cruise Critic Roll Call for the cruise, and after a little research, booked the tour together with another couple we were travelling with. We were
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    Response from Julia I, Owner at Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours
    Responded 2 Jun 2019
    Dear David P, thanks for being our wonderful guests - it was our true pleasure to guide your party of 10 !
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    Our guide Olga spoke fluent English and knew her history of St. Petersburg perfectly. We were a small group of four. Comfortable Mercedes van with a/c. Not needed during our visit. The tour is extensive and we saw an amazing amount of sights in two days. Did not have to wait in
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    Response from Dancing_Bear_Tours, Owner at Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours
    Responded 29 May 2019
    Dear Zwerver2014, many thanks for your finding time to write so positive review
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    A very enjoyable, very busy, two day tour in St, .Petersburg with a knowledgeable, awesome guide. Elena looked after us well. She was flexible and was able to quickly come up with an alternative when one location wasn't available and changed the tour order to accommodate
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    Response from Julia I, Owner at Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours
    Responded 26 May 2019
    Dear Nadia, many thanks for your kind and emotional review .
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    Julia, the owner, listened to our requests and scheduled a fully customized tour for our need. She personally took care of the arrangement and sent a nice thoughtful knowledge lady to guide us for the entire tour. She spoke very well English. It is an amazing and unforgettable
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    Response from Dancing_Bear_Tours, Owner at Shore Excursion Two Day Group Tour - All St Petersburg in 20 hours
    Responded 20 Feb 2019
    Dear rong2000li, we really appreciate your finding time to share your positive experience with Dancing Bear Tours on TA! Julia P.Ivanushkina, Owner
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