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Two Day St Petersburg Excursion: City Center and Summer residences

By: TJ Travel
Highlights
  • Two-day private tour features key attractions inside and outside St. Petersburg
  • Travel in air-conditioned car or minivan to Pushkin and Peterhof
  • Guide shares an insider's perspective on culture and history of the attractions you visit
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Two Day St Petersburg Excursion: City Center and Summer residences
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Two Day St Petersburg Excursion: City Center and Summer residences
From US$170.00
Overview
Get a comprehensive overview of the key attractions in St. Petersburg, as well as the summer palaces outside of the city, on this two-day private tour. Your small group enjoys comfortable transportation in air-conditioned car or minivan and the services of a guide who will share an insider's perspective on culture and history of the attractions you visit, which include Peterhof's Fountain Park, Catherine Palace in Pushkin, Peter and Paul Fortress, and Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood. Hotel pickup and drop-off each day is included.
What to Expect
Tour itinerary:
DAY 1
9:00 am                Meeting with the guide in the lobby of your hotel
9:30 am - 10:30 am          Driving to Peterhof
10:30 am - 12.00 pm       Walk in the Fountain Park
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm         Lunch (expenses not included)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm           Driving to Pushkin
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm           Guided tour of Catherine Palace with the Amber Room
5:30 pm               Return to the hotel
 
DAY 2
9:00 am                Meeting at your hotel
9:00 am 12:00 pm            City tour with a visit to the Church of our Saviour on the Spilt Blood and Peter and Paul Fortress
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm         Lunch (expenses not included)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm           Visit to the Hermitage Museum, shopping
5:00 pm               Return to the hotel
Please note:
• The timing and sequence of the museum visits are approximate and depend on the days of the week
• The sequence of the tour can be changed by your guide due the traffic and museums days closed
• In order to minimize the flow of tourists inside the museum, the Hermitage authorities reserve the right to adjust the entrance time slot
Reviews (21)
1 - 5 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Two days in St Petersburg

We had a fantastic 2 days in St Petersburg. Our tour guide Irina was friendly, knowledgeable and proud of her wonderful city. She told us lots of interesting information that helped put everything we saw into historical context. We arrived on a P&O cruise and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dave J
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile
Excellent experience, highly recommended

If you ever plan a Visit to St.Petersburg, I highly recommend TJ Travel 2 day tour. Our guide KSENYA was very knowledgeable and detailed in her description of important highlights in all the places we went to. Its good that we are a small group...More

1  Thank Scenic269398
Reviewed 7 September 2018
Excellent Tour of St. Petersburg, Russia

Alex our Tour Guide did an excellent job of telling us about the history and happenings at each of the Palaces and Churches we visited on the tour. We had a great lunch included at 2 local restaurants. Tj Travel did a great job of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pauline D
Reviewed 4 September 2018
TJ Travel was a great choice.

TJ Travel are an excellent company to book tour with, we did a two day excursion from the cruise port. Our guide was Roman and our driver Alexander. They were waiting for us after we cleared immigration. Our group was made up of six couples...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 1pedro2018
Reviewed 29 August 2018
Could not be more pleased with TJ Travel!!! FIVE STARS!!!!!!!

We booked TJ for all our stops on a NCL cruise of the Baltic. (6 stops) We could not have been more pleased with their professionalism, promptness and appearance in ALL PORTS. The guides and drivers were on time where they told us to be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RichardU152
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Response from Geoff W | Reviewed this property |
If you plan to use T J Travel e-mail them and ask because we were on & off the bus quite a few times. Part of the first day's tour was a very very steep escalator to the metro. I'm sure they have lifts, but a consideration... More
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