City-tour of St. Petersburg and visit to the Peter and Paul Fortress.
Meeting with your highly qualified guide in the lobby of the hotel.
During excursion in comfortable car you will admire the most important and interesting sights of St. Petersburg. You will have a real pleasure and unforgettable impressions of architectural ensembles, beautiful parks, squares and streets of our wonderful city which got the name of the cultural capital of Russia. You will see the Palace Square, Spit of Vasilievski Island, the sphinxes of ancient Egypt, the Decembrists Square with the monument to the founder of St. Petersburg known as "The Bronze Horseman", the Winter Palace, the Cathedral of St. Isaak, Nevsky Avenue, the Cathedral of Our Lady of Kazan, the Arts square, the Summer Garden, the impressive Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood, piers and bridges of the Neva River, etc. During excursion we will make several stops to admire monuments and interesting places and take pictures which will always remind about your visit to St. Petersburg.
At the end of the tour you will visit the Fortress of Peter and Paul, the heart of St. Petersburg. In the Fortress you can see the old system of strong fortifications, built to defend the Baltic lands from the Swedish invaders. You can learn many interesting historical facts about the history of the foundation of St. Petersburg and Fortress. You will see the Russian Orthodox Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul where were buried Russian tsars from Peter the Great (the founder of St. Petersburg) to Nicholas II (the last Russian tzar) and his family.
Duration 5 hours
The prices include: professional guide, private transport, entrance ticket to the fortress, permission for photo / video.
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