St. Petersburg is a cultural capital of Russia. Nowadays this city is one of the largest cities in the world. Almost every building is an architectural monument, art and cultural masterpiece, that is why St. Petersburg is called «an open-air museum». During this private tour we combined for you Classical St. Petersburg with a real Russian spirit.
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.
Tour to the State Hermitage museum
You will visit one of the largest museums in the world, which occupies five magnificent buildings located along the Neva Embankment in the very center of St. Petersburg. For more than 240 years, the Hermitage has assembled one of the largest collections, numbering about three million works of art and monuments of world culture, from the Stone Age to our century. The treasures collected here introduce the works of many dozens of countries and peoples of the East and West.
The Museum of Vodka
The Russian Vodka Museum explores the creation, packaging, ritual, and culture of the country’s favorite drink. Displays include shot glasses, an enormous collection of unusual vodka bottles, posters from previous advertising campaigns and ancient equipment used in distillation. Visiting the museum is not just an experience with other words it is a Taste of Russia.
09:00 Meet and greet at the port after immigration
09:00 - 10:00 City Tour (During the city tour photo stops will be available in the most beautiful & historical places of the city, including the tour of St. Isaac's Cathedral and the Church on the Spilled Blood)
10:00 - 11:30 Boat trip through the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg
11:30 - 12:30 A visit to the Russian Vodka Museum
12:30 - 13:30 Traditional Russian lunch (bonus from Favorit DMC)
13:30 - 14:15 Transfer to The Hermitage Museum
14:15 - 17:00 A visit and guided tour of the Hermitage
17:30 Back on board
Evening program (optional)