St. Petersburg pathfinders - 1 day active walking tour

Write an Ekeau review now!
Vendor: BeAbo
Ecologic
Parking Available
Free Wifi
$202.31 CAD
Title
Explore the beautiful downtown of St. Petersburg with our full day private walking tour! Following this itinerary with your guide you will see the most remarkable highlights of the city, learn a lot about its history and present life, visit three prominent museums – HermitageChurch of the Savior on BloodSt.Isaac's Cathedral and have a pleasant relaxed walk along the alleys of the Summer Garden.

Each ready made tour you find on our web site is customizable and can be adapted to your interests and needs.

Your journey will start with a panoramic walking tour covering major sights of St. Petersburg city center (the route will depend on your hotel location). You will walk along the main street - Nevsky Prospect with its historical buildings including Kazan CathedralEliseyev Emporium and walking street Malaya Sadovaya, see Church of the Savior on Spilled BloodSaint Michael's Castle, Winter Palace where Hermitage is situated and Palace SquareSt. Isaac’s Cathedral and Bronze HorsemanAdmiraltySpit of Vasilyevsky (Basil) Island with wonderful view on Neva river, Peter and Paul FortressSummer Garden and other great sights.

ENTRANCES TODAY
1. State Hermitage – world-wide famous museum – will astonish you with its interiors and grand scale. The winter residence of the Russian Emperors, one of the biggest museums in the world, with 25 kilometers total halls length, nowadays presents the rich collection of the world masterpieces. Our guides will show you the most interesting and important items from the whole variety of the museum exhibits!

Additional options: permanent exhibition of the Impressionists in General Staff Building.
Visit to one of Treasure Gallery rooms - Gold or Diamond. 
 

2. 
Saint Isaac's Cathedral - a prominent sample of the Russian cult constructions with unique rich decoration. There are more than 150 art pieces of the middle of the XIX century in its interior. Stained-glass windows, mosaics, sculptures and fine combination of colored stones create the great color scheme, which amazes every visitor of the museum.

Additional option: climb the 300 steps up to the Cathedral's colonnade in summer time.

3. Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood - wonderful, fabulous nine-dome cathedral, which was constructed on the spot of the fatal attempt at the Tsar the Liberator Alexander II. Its interior is a real mosaic museum, which you can look over for hours. This is one of the biggest collections in Europe.  

4. Summer Garden - a pearl in the garden necklace of Petersburg, laid out by Peter the Great. It is a place where Summer Palace is situated and a home to marble statues, rare flowers and plants, as well as beautiful fountains which allow to feel the atmosphere of Peter's time.The Neva fencing of the Summer Garden is an architectural masterpiece of universal fame.

Your private licenced guide will meet you in the hotel (if it is situated in the downtown part of SPb) and after the tour you will be forwarded back to your hotel or to another place in the city centre you prefer.
During the tour you will have enough time for lunch. The guide will recomend you good restaurants and cafes on the way or we can make a preliminary reservation at your wish.  

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
Didn't find your Ecotours?

Please don't hesitate to send us your suggestions!

Submit your suggestion