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  1. Russia
  2. St. Petersburg
  3. Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

St Petersburg: 3-Day, Visa-Free Cruise Shore Excursion

Product ID: 243877
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Enjoy a 3-day, visa-free tour of St Petersburg from your cruise. Discover the city on a guided tour and see the most famous attractions including Peter and Paul Cathedral, the Savior on Spilled Blood, Hermitage Museum, Peterhof Grand Palace, and more.
About this activity
Duration 3 days
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, German, Italian, French
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the top monuments and landmarks of St Petersburg
  • See Peterhof Palace, known as the "Russian Versailles"
  • Enjoy a scenic boat trip on the rivers and canals of the city
  • Savor lunch in typical Russian restaurants
  • Explore the most beautiful metro stations of the city on a guided metro tour
Full description
Discover the highlights of St Petersburg on a 3-day, visa-free cruise excursion. Each day your guide will pick you up at the cruise ship terminal and drop you off there each night to sleep in your cruise cabin.

Day 1 
Your first stop is at sphinxes near the spit of Vasilevsky Island. Then visit Peter and Paul Fortress and enjoy a guided tour of Peter and Paul Cathedral, the first building of the ancient city of St Petersburg. In the cathedral you can see the tombs of the Romanov dynasty. After the visit of the cathedral, explore the Church of The Savior on Spilled Blood. Then, enjoy lunch in a typical Russian restaurant. In the afternoon your guided tour will continue with a visit of the Hermitage Museum. 

Day 2 
Explore Peterhof, the summer residence of the Czars and often called the "Russian Versailles." Walk through Petershof Park and visit the Palace. Then, enjoy lunch in another typical Russian restaurant. After lunch, discover the spectacular Catherine Palace.

Day 3
Begin your day with a metro station tour and take a ride on the Russian subway. Next you'll explore St Isaak Cathedral with a guide and enjoy a guided tour of the Faberge Museum. You will need to purchase your own lunch on this day. Finally, relax on a boat trip of the rivers and canals of St Petersburg before heading back to your cruise ship.
  • Van transportation in accordance with the itinerary
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance to the museums (The Hermitage, Peterhof Park and Palace, Catherine Palace and Park, Peter and Paul Fortress, Peter and Paul Cathedral, Savior on Spilled Blood Church, Metro, Saint Isaac Cathedral, and Faberge museum)
  • Boat excursion on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg
  • 2 Lunches in a typical Russian restaurant with 3 dishes and bottled water, tea or coffee included
  • Tour-ticket (a Russian Visa especially for cruisers)
  • Port Taxes
  • Free water bottles
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch (on day 3)
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The meeting point is outside the cruise ship terminal in the meeting zone. The guide will be waiting for the group with a sign with the local partner's name on it.

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Aventura Travel Russia

Product ID: 243877