Tour guide Marie was excellent. Very knowledgeable and avoided long lines Driver Aleksey was excellent driver -always offering help in getting off bus and parking as close as possible to attractions
Meet your guide at your ship and set out on a city sightseeing tour in an air-conditioned vehicle. Stop to take photos at the local farmers’ market, Grand Choral Synagogue, Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral.
Pause for lunch at a local cafe before setting out on a guided tour of the Faberge Museum. Explore Yusupov Palace and visit St. Isaac’s Cathedral before returning to your ship.
On the second day, take a ride to Peterhof and gain special early entry to the Peterhof Grand Palace. Walk in the Lower Fountain Park and Upper Gardens. After a local lunch, continue to Pushkin (Tsars' Village) and visit Catherine's Palace and the Amber Room.
Depart from your ship on the third day and enjoy special before-hours entry to the Hermitage Museum. Visit the Church on the Spilled Blood before breaking for lunch. See the Impressionist exhibit at the General Staff building. Take a boat ride through St. Petersburg’s canals before returning to the ship.