St. Petersburg Grand Deluxe Private Tour with Russian Museum

Day 1

Tour itinerary

Guided city tour

During this tour you will see the main and most interesting sights of the city: Nevsky Prospekt, St. Isaac's Cathedral, Decembrists Square and the monument to Peter the Great, Smolny Cathedral, Strelka Vasilievsky Island and other attractions.

The State Russian Museum

The collection of Russian Museum is magnificent and it is not enough to view all of it in half a day or less. The collection includes works by Karl Bryullov, Alexander Ivanov, Nicholas Ghe, Ilya Repin, Natalya Goncharova, Kazimir Malevich and Kuzma Petrov-Vodkin. Also the museum contains a rich collection of folk and applied arts, including different objects representing national crafts, embroideries, fabrics, fragments of the Russian log huts, women's suits of different Russian regions.

Peterhof Fountain Park and Gardens

Excursion to Peterhof with a visit to the Grand Palace and the Lower Park. You will visit one of the most grandiose palace and park complexes. You will take a fascinating tour to the Lower Park. The park is remarkable for its fountains and royal buildings, designed and partially executed under Peter the Great. You will also visit the Grand Palace - the main building of the Peterhof Palace and Park Ensemble, built in the style of "Peter's Baroque".

Hydrofoil ride

After visiting the palace and walking through the park you will enjoy a hydrofoil ride across the Gulf of Finland back to the city center.

  • City tour
  • A visit to the Russian Museum
  • Lunch (bonus from Favorit DMC)
  • Peterhof Fountain Park and Gardens
  • Hydrofoil ride
  • Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral

09:00 Meet and greet at the port after immigration

09:00 - 10:30 City Tour (During the city tour photo stops will be available in the most beautiful & historical places of the city)

10:30 - 12:00 A visit to the Russian Museum

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch at the local restaurant

13:00 Drive to Peterhof

14:00 - 15:30 Guided tour of the Peterhof Fountain Park and Gardens

15:30 - 16:00 Hydrofoil Ride

16:15 - 17:00 Drive back to the port

17:30 Back on board

Evening program (optional)

Day 2

Tour itinerary

Boat trip through the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg

You will be able to feel the unique atmosphere of the city's rivers and canals, ride under the vaults of St. Petersburg bridges and see the splendor and splendor of the main historical center of St. Petersburg: its palace part and main drawbridges! The boat will pass through the front part of the Neva River, through the Fontanka Canal, through the Kryukov Canal past the Mariinsky Theatre and the New Holland, through the Moika River under the colored bridges: Red, Blue and Green and through the Winter Groove will return to the Neva.

Yusupov Palace

The Yusupov Palace is a unique architectural ensemble of styles from the XVIII to XX century. Today the Yusupov Palace is one of the few aristocratic mansions where you can experience ambiance of luxurious life of the Yusupov family. This popular and yet mysterious palace in St. Petersburg, embellished with enchanting designs, is believed to be the location where Prince Yusupov murdered Grigori Rasputin in 1916.

Faberge Museum

The private Faberge Museum is located in the renovated Shuvalov Palace in St Petersburg. The collection includes more than 4,000 works of art from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including 15 Faberge eggs. Nine of these are the famous Imperial Faberge eggs which were previously owned by the Romanovs, Russia's royal family

  • Boat Ride through the canals
  • A visit of Yusupov Palace incl. Gregory Rasputin exposition
  • A visit of Faberge Museum
  • Lunch (bonus from Favorit DMC)
  • Drive to Nevsky Prospekt, guided walk and chill in an open-air cafe and drink a local beer or coffee in the main shopping district.

09:00 Meet and greet at the port after immigration

09:30 - 10:30 Boat trip through the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg

10:30 - 12:00 A visit and guided tour of Yusupov Palace

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch at the local restaurant

13:00 - 14:30 A visit and guided tour of the Faberge Museum

14:30 -16:00 Drive to Nevsky Prospekt, guided walk and chill in an open-air cafe and drink a local beer or coffee in the main shopping district

16:00 Drive back to the port

16:30 Back on board

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