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  1. Russia
  2. St. Petersburg
  3. Peter and Paul Fortress

St. Petersburg's Peter and Paul Fortress Walking Tour

Product ID: 12963
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You will visit the oldest cathedral in St. Petersburg located in the cradle of the city and the very first construction of the future capital of Russia. Today, Peter and Paul Cathedral is the burial place for the Romanov dynasty.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

Meet up location: Lobby of your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn the exciting story of Peter and Paul Fortress from your private guide and begin to understand the Cathedral's place in Russia's history
  • Take a unique chance to explore Russia's oldest Cathedral and now the last resting place of the Romanovs
Full description
Discover the oldest cathedral in St. Petersburg located in the cradle of the city, the very first construction Peter the Great embarked upon in 1703 when he founded the future capital of Russia. This private tour will enable you to gain a detailed understanding of this iconic Cathedral.

Today, the Peter and Paul Cathedral is the burial place for the Romanov dynasty and the Tsars who led Russia. Let your private tour guide inform you of their exciting history as you walk past the tombs of the late monarchs.

The tour will start in the lobby of your hotel. You will go to Peter and Paul Fortress on foot or public transportation (by bus or subway depending on your hotel's location - your guide will assist you finding the fastest way to reach the fortress) which is located in the very heart of St. Petersburg.

Whilst there, you will enjoy a tour the cathedral of SS Peter and Paul and also explore the grounds of the fortress. At the end of the tour you will be taken back to your hotel or any other place within the limits of the city that you wish to be taken to.
  • Professional guide
  • Admission to Peter and Paul Fortress and SS Peter and Paul Cathedral
  • Admission to Nevsky Panorama
What’s Not Included
  • Museum of History of St. Petersburg
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