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  1. Russia
  2. St. Petersburg
  3. Peterhof Palace

St Petersburg: 2-day Visa-free Shore Excursion

Product ID: 91326
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This small group tour was especially created for those who want to see St Petersburg at a comfortable pace. You will see the most beautiful and significant sites of the city and its environs, without being rushed around, and with enough time for shopping.
About this activity
Duration 2 days
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Join a visa-free guaranteed departure tour to cover St Petersburg in just two days at a comfortable pace
  • Experience small group flexibility and tour St Petersburg away from big crowds
  • Take advantage of skip-the-line entries for most of museums
  • Enjoy the hospitality of fully lisenced English speaking local guide
  • Try professionaly designed tour itinerary guarantees all visits and return to your ship in time
Full description
On day 1 You'll be met and greeted by your guide at port terminal (please start leaving your ship as soon as your ship gets docked). You'll start with city introduction tour, then travel to Peterhof by hydrofoil boat (can be cancelled if weather does not permit - they'll use van instead) with gardens and fountains tour to follow. Then an inside guided tour of Catherine Palace with the Amber Room. Drive back to city with metro tour on the way. You'll return to your ship around 17:00. For optional evening program (theater / folk show) - please check with local supplier.

Day 2 - You'll start with a private Hermitage museum tour. Lunch at local Russian cafe will be optional. Inside guided tour of the Church of the Spilt Blood will follow. Afterwards you'll have time to stroll along Nevsky prospect / shopping. You should plan to be back to your ship around 16:30.

Please note: actual sequence of sites can be re-arranged due to booking availability, weather conditions, traffic, official ceremonies, etc. Substitutions may apply.
  • All Russian visa-free arrangements
  • Entrance fees
  • Professional guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour
  • Bottled water
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch (optional extra at own expense)
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Terminal next to your ship at St Petersburg passenger cruise port

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Important information
Know before you go
• This tour is VISA-FREE. Your guide will issue and send you individual tour tickets that you have to show to Russian border control when you go through customs
• Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, passport name, gender, number, date of birth and citizenship (passport)
• Vegetarian / special options is available, please advise at time of booking if required
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Not wheelchair accessible
• Please note: visa-free tour tickets only apply to customers arriving by cruise ship
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Product ID: 91326