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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit

By: TJ Travel
Highlights
  • Enjoy a guided 2-day excursion in and around St. Petersburg
  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Admire the art at the Faberge Museum
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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit
From US$265.00
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Shore Excursion: 2-Day St. Petersburg City Explorer including Faberge Museum Visit
US$265.00
Overview
Explore all the highlights of St. Petersburg hassle-free with a 2-day shore excursion. With admission and visa fees all covered, travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan with a guide to Peterhof, Catherine Palace, the Church of the Spilt Blood, the Faberge Museum, and many other places. Visit the Hermitage Museum before the official opening hours. Take advantage of headsets if your group has more than 10 people.
What to Expect

Set out on your 2-day shore excursion from your ship. Begin with a city tour and stop to take photos at some of St. Petersburg’s historical sights.

Travel by car to Peterhof and enjoy a guided tour of the Upper Gardens and Lower Fountain Park. After an optional lunch, continue by car to Pushkin. Walk with a guide through Catherine Palace and the Amber Room.

Return to St. Petersburg and admire St. Isaac's Cathedral on a guided tour. At the end of the first day, go back to your ship and enjoy an optional evening program.

Begin the second day with a continued excursion around the city. Visit the Summer Gardens of Peter the Great, the Spit of the Basil Island, Michael’s Castle, Admiralty, the State St Petersburg University, Academy of Fine Arts, the Monument of Peter the Great, and The Russian Academy of Sciences Ancient Egyptian Sphinxes.

Stoll on Nevsky Prospect before enjoying a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum before official opening hours. After an optional lunch, explore the Church of the Spilt Blood and the Faberge Museum with your guide.

At the end of the tour, return to the ship.

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1 - 5 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago
Great time including handicapped accomodations

I chose TJ after searching for a company that could accompany someone with limited mobility. None of the cruise tours were accessible. Six of us chose a 2 day private tour of St. Petersburg and were not disappointed. Darya was a wonderful and extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank Auntmaz
Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful St. Petersburg

We had a great two day tour of St Petersburg with our TJ guide, Natasha. She was very knowledgeable about the city, Russian history and the exhibits we visited in the museums. She spoke excellent English and was very personable. Lunches were delicious and authentic....More

Thank gtmustard
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing

Thank you TJ Tours for such an incredible experience. Our guide Svetlana was fantastic. She was so knowledgable and enthusiastic and was able to answer any questions we had. Because their tour groups are small, a maximum of 16 in a modern Mercedes vehicle, they...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Sorry we chose TJ

We were not happy with this tour. The tour guide who was hard to understand and didn’t seem proficient enough in English wasn’t engaging enough in her narrative of the city. We were on an 11 day Baltic cruise and of all the ports we...More

Thank SBenRock
Tatyana C, Owner at TJ Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback and bringing this matter to our attention. We would like to express our apologies for not having been able to make your tour more enjoyable. We believe that the guide wasn´t a good match for you as other...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Why book a tour from the cruise line?

My family (wife and 14 year old) had a great tour experience in St. Petersburg. We also took a highlights of Berlin tour thru TJ Travel as well. Both tours where excellent and we'll organized. We got back to the ship in plenty of time....More

Thank Ed L
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