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St Petersburg Private Comprehensive 3 Day Shore Excursion

From US$ 538 per person
  • Free Cancellation
  • No booking or credit card fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • Visit all the primary sights, museums and churches in St. Petersburg
  • A private canal tour and breathtaking views of the city!
This 3-Day St. Petersburg tour will give you a unique opportunity to get acquainted with all the major sights, museums and palaces of St Petersburg within 3 days! The list includes the Hermitage museum, Catherine Palace in Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo, Peterhof Grand Palace and its Gardens, Yusupov Palace, Peter and Paul Fortress, Church on the Spilled Blood, St. Isaac's Cathedral, etc.

Enjoy an exciting canal boat tour which will allow you to behold splendid views of the city and contemplate the Neva River, Fontanka and Moika Rivers as well as the Kryukov canal. Your tour guide will meet you ship after passport control /at the lobby of your hotel. After checking in, you will be seated in a private comfortable a/c sedan or Mercedes mini-bus (depends on the size of the group). After that we will start the tour.

Please note that the program might have corrections depending on week days when you are having the tour. Refer to the itinerary for more details on day-by-day activities.
Day 1 Day 1: 09.00 - 17.00 8 hours

09.00 Meet your guide and driver at the hotel.

09.10 - 13.00 Start City Overview Tour with photo stops by most famous and spectacular sights of the city such as the Admiralty, Anickov Palace and Bridge, Smolny Cathedral, the Bronze Horseman and many others! Guided tours of Church on the Spilled Blood, St.Isaac's cathedral, Farmer's market (duration of the tours: 20-30 min at each venue).

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch in a local restaurant/cafe during the day (included only for groups of 8+).

14.00 - 16.30 Guided Tour of the splendid Hermitage Museum (tour duration 2,5 hrs).

17.00 Return to the hotel.

Day 2 Day 2: 09.00 - 17.00 8 hours

09.00 Meet your guide and driver at the hotel.

09.00 - 12.00 Depart to Pushkin/Tsarskoye Selo to have a guided tour of Catherine's palace with the famous Amber Room and Park. (actual palace tourduration 1 hr)

12.00 - 12.40 Drive back to the city.

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch in a local cafe/restaurant (included only for groups of 8+).

14.30 - 15.30 Private River and Canal Boat tour.

15.45 - 16.15 Guided tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress and Peter and Paul Cathedral (tour duration 30 min).

17.00 Return back to the hotel.

Day 3 Day 3: 09.00 - 16.00 7 hours

09.00 Meet your guide and driver at the hotel.

09.00 - 10.00 Depart to Peterhof, the kingdom of fountains. Subway tour on the way!

10.10 - 11.20 Guided Tour of the Grand Palace of Peterhof. (actual palace tour duration 1 hr)

11.30 - 12.45 Explore the wonderful gardens of Peterhof. Lunch in the park cafe (included only for groups of 8+).

13.00 - 13.30 Hydrofoil*

14.00 - 15.30 Guided tour of Yusupov palace with Rasputin basement. (actual palace tour duration 1-1.15 hr)

16.00 Return back to the hotel.

* In case of bad weather that hinders a hydrofoil ride (there is no refund for unused one), a private vehicle will be provided instead.

what’s included
  • Professional guide
  • VISA-FREE paperwork (for cruise ship passengers)
  • Admissions to all museums as per itinerary
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for of groups 8+ people)
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Lunch (for groups of 8+ people)
  • Private canal boat tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned sedan/minivan
  • Welcome gift
  • A bottle of water daily
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges, local taxes
what’s excluded
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch (for group of 2-7 people)
  • Accommodation
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Booking Type Instant Booking  
Duration 3 days
Tour Type Private Tour - Max 15 participants 
guiding method Live guide/instructor
guide language English, French & Spanish
meeting/Start point Pick-up at your hotel or location in Saint Petersburg, Russia
Good to know • Infants are free of charge. Passport details must be provided for infants like for everyone else. Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (vegetarian/gluten-free etc), otherwise you will be served the same meal as the rest of the group.
• Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
• Infant meals not included
• Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required. Please note that there's no elevator in the Peterhof Grand Palace. You're responsible to take a wheelchair upstairs by yourself. NOTE: only white-wheels at the Grand Palace!
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately. In case of rain you will be provided with ponchos
Cancellation Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.
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