We have just completed our trip with Alex she was truly amazing we learnt so much about Russia and saw so much we just couldn’t believe what we were seeing. Her knowledge was second to none and her English was perfect. We had the most...More
Please note: The itinerary is a sample. The actual itineraries are adjusted to coordinate with your ship's arrival and departure.
8:30 a.m.-- Meet at the ship
9:00 a.m.--City highlights drive tour through the historical downtown with the nice views on the bridges, squares; palaces and the Neva river embankments. Short walks and picture stops. Subway ride
10:00 a.m.-- Travel to Tsars Village (Tsarskoe Selo)
11:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of Catherine palace incl. Amber room and walk through the park
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian Lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Travel to Peterhof summer estate.
2:30 p.m. -- Tour of the Lower Fountain Park and Upper gardens.
4:00 p.m. -- Travel back to the city Payment for the tour
17:00 Onboard or Optional Evening Program
8:00 a.m. -- Meet at the ship
8:30 a.m. -- Boat ride: City tour from the water angle
10:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of the Hermitage museum (early entry)
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Guided tour of Church on the Blood
2:30 p.m. -- Shopping experience on Nevsky prospect incl. visit to Eliseyev Emporium
4:30 p.m. -- Visit to Saint Isaac Cathedral
18:00 Sailing off