Classic St. Petersburg

Classic St. Petersburg

5 days / 4 nights

Tour highlights

St. Petersburg
  • City tour
  • Includes an overview of the most attractive city sights such as the Spit of Vasilyevsky Island, the Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood, St. Isaac’s, Kazan and Smolny cathedrals, Alexander-Nevsky Lavra and other places of interest.
  • St. Peter & Paul's Fortress
  • Built to secure Russia’s hold on the Neva River delta, The Peter and Paul Fortress anticipated the foundation of St. Petersburg by a year. The cathedral in the middle of the fortress served as a burial place for the Russian Emperors and their families.
  • Peterhof
  • This 300-year-old palace is known as 'Versailles by the Sea', and served as one of the summer residences of the royal family. The Peterhof parks comprise about 150 fountains and four cascades that include the Grand Cascade, the largest fountain ensemble in the world.
  • The Hermitage
  • The Hermitage Museum is Russia's largest art museum and home to an astounding collection of about three million pieces of art.
  • Tsarskoe Selo (Pushkin)
  • Located in Tsarskoye Selo, or 'Tsar's Village', the magnificent Catherine Palace served for the Imperial family as summer residence until the time of the last tsar. A romantic park with mysterious arbours, pavilions, grottoes and statues surrounds the Catherine Palace.