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Panoramic City tour of St Petersburg with Vodka tasting (51357) (Visa Included)

Access from: St Petersburg


Key info

  • Tour ID: 51357
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Pick up point: Port
  • Activity level: Easy

Top highlights

  • Hermitage
  • Peter and Pauls Fortress
  • Church on Spilled Blood
  • Nevsky Prospect
  • St Isaac's Cathedral

From $86.14pp

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Key info

  • Tour ID: 51357
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Pick up point: Port
  • Activity level: Easy
  • Optional extras available

Top highlights

  • Hermitage
  • Peter and Pauls Fortress
  • Church on Spilled Blood
  • Nevsky Prospect
  • St Isaac's Cathedral

Itinerary

You will be met at the cruise port by your Cruising Excursions representative
A panoramic drive of the city with some photo stops along the way
Vodka Tasting
Souvenir shopping
Return back to the cruise port

All cruise clients taking tours in St Petersburg will require a Visa, Cruising Excursions will arrange this for you at no extra cost.

You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions representative who will then guide you to your air-conditioned vehicle ready to commence your tour.

Your route will take you past the Nevsky Prospect, St Petersburg most famous street. Admire magnificent buildings and palaces, travel past the vast Palace Square, the University Embankment that is lined with buildings of the 18th century, the Admiralty, the famous Bronze Horseman and much more.

In 1703 Peter the Great built a fortress to protect the area from possible attack by the Swedish army and navy. St Peter and Paul Cathedral, dominates the area of the fortress (the height of its spire is 122.50 metres). The Cathedral's magnificent Baroque style interior attracts numerous visitors. Besides the fact that almost all pre-revolutionary rulers from Peter the Great onwards were buried there add more interest to the historical background of this museum.

During the panoramic tour we will get to see one of the most famous museums in the City, a magnificent array of seven buildings 'The Hermitage' also known as the 'Winter Palace', here we will get to see the view of this awe-inspiring building across the Neva river and stop for photo opportunities. We will also get to see the famous Church on Spilled Blood. The Church on Spilled Blood - was built on the spot where the Emperor was mortally wounded. The interior of the Church is decorated with incredibly detailed mosaics designed and created by the most prominent Russian artists of the day (photo opportunities outside only).

Finally, toward the end of the panoramic tour we will go to taste the local vodka in a local place where the vodka is produced and before heading back to the cruise ship we will stop to shop for souvenirs, your guide will take you to a local souvenir shop should you wish to purchase anything before boarding your cruise ship.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

  • Bottle of Water
  • Air-conditioned Vehicle
  • Photo permits
  • Visa Free Visit
  • Port Fees
  • Local Taxes
  • Vodka Tasting
  • English Speaking Guide

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Tipping
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees

This tour is suitable for those who have walking difficulties because this is mainly a panoramic tour. Guests must be able to board a coach which will have approximately 5 steps up onto the coach. If clients wish to take wheelchairs, we will be able to store these in the hold of the coach (please note this is not an adapted vehicle for wheelchairs).

  • Full details

    Key info

    • Tour ID: 51357
    • Duration: 4 hours
    • Pick up point: Port
    • Activity level: Easy
    • Optional extras available

    Top highlights

    • Hermitage
    • Peter and Pauls Fortress
    • Church on Spilled Blood
    • Nevsky Prospect
    • St Isaac's Cathedral

    Itinerary

    You will be met at the cruise port by your Cruising Excursions representative
    A panoramic drive of the city with some photo stops along the way
    Vodka Tasting
    Souvenir shopping
    Return back to the cruise port

    All cruise clients taking tours in St Petersburg will require a Visa, Cruising Excursions will arrange this for you at no extra cost.

    You will be met at the port by a Cruising Excursions representative who will then guide you to your air-conditioned vehicle ready to commence your tour.

    Your route will take you past the Nevsky Prospect, St Petersburg most famous street. Admire magnificent buildings and palaces, travel past the vast Palace Square, the University Embankment that is lined with buildings of the 18th century, the Admiralty, the famous Bronze Horseman and much more.

    In 1703 Peter the Great built a fortress to protect the area from possible attack by the Swedish army and navy. St Peter and Paul Cathedral, dominates the area of the fortress (the height of its spire is 122.50 metres). The Cathedral's magnificent Baroque style interior attracts numerous visitors. Besides the fact that almost all pre-revolutionary rulers from Peter the Great onwards were buried there add more interest to the historical background of this museum.

    During the panoramic tour we will get to see one of the most famous museums in the City, a magnificent array of seven buildings 'The Hermitage' also known as the 'Winter Palace', here we will get to see the view of this awe-inspiring building across the Neva river and stop for photo opportunities. We will also get to see the famous Church on Spilled Blood. The Church on Spilled Blood - was built on the spot where the Emperor was mortally wounded. The interior of the Church is decorated with incredibly detailed mosaics designed and created by the most prominent Russian artists of the day (photo opportunities outside only).

    Finally, toward the end of the panoramic tour we will go to taste the local vodka in a local place where the vodka is produced and before heading back to the cruise ship we will stop to shop for souvenirs, your guide will take you to a local souvenir shop should you wish to purchase anything before boarding your cruise ship.

    WHAT’S INCLUDED:

    • Bottle of Water
    • Air-conditioned Vehicle
    • Photo permits
    • Visa Free Visit
    • Port Fees
    • Local Taxes
    • Vodka Tasting
    • English Speaking Guide

    NOT INCLUDED:

    • Tipping
    • Lunch
    • Entrance fees

    This tour is suitable for those who have walking difficulties because this is mainly a panoramic tour. Guests must be able to board a coach which will have approximately 5 steps up onto the coach. If clients wish to take wheelchairs, we will be able to store these in the hold of the coach (please note this is not an adapted vehicle for wheelchairs).

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