CITY TOUR & HERMITAGE

  • Porto

    São Petersburgo

  • Nível de dificuldade

    Moderado

  • Tipo:

    Cultural, Packed lunch

  • Preço

    Adultos

    EUR105.0

  • Horas de duração

    8

  • Código da excursão

    01IJ

Descrição

A day dedicated to St. Petersburg's key sights, with a particular focus on the Peter and Paul Fortress and the delights of the most important museum in Russia.



O que nós vemos
  • Our excursion will begin with a sightseeing tour of the city , passing its famous streets and sights and admiring its well-known buildings from outside. Highlights include the Winter Palace , the Neva river , Saint Isaac's Cathedral and the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood. We will travel alongside the city's canals, flanked by lavish, sparkling buildings with gold spires, cathedrals with colourful bulbous domes, and beautiful gardens full of flowers.
  • We will stop in the heart of St. Petersburg for a tour inside the Peter and Paul Fortress and the cathedral of the same name , where political prisoners were kept before the October Revolution. We will find ourselves in the tallest building in the city which also holds the tombs of the Romanovs and beautiful 18th-century icons.
  • After a delicious lunch of typical Russian cuisine, we will move on to the Winter Palace on the banks of the Neva river, home now part of the Hermitage Museum. . There, we will discover part of this extremely famous museum where over three million works of art have been preserved including Egyptian, Babylonian, Assyrian, Chinese and Indian archaeological artefacts as well as priceless paintings of European artists and memorable pieces from the Russian imperial court.


O que nós fazemos
  • Our excursion will begin with a sightseeing tour of the city , passing its famous streets and sights and admiring its well-known buildings from outside. Highlights include the Winter Palace , the Neva river , Saint Isaac's Cathedral and the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood. We will travel alongside the city's canals, flanked by lavish, sparkling buildings with gold spires, cathedrals with colourful bulbous domes, and beautiful gardens full of flowers.
  • We will stop in the heart of St. Petersburg for a tour inside the Peter and Paul Fortress and the cathedral of the same name , where political prisoners were kept before the October Revolution. We will find ourselves in the tallest building in the city which also holds the tombs of the Romanovs and beautiful 18th-century icons.
  • After a delicious lunch of typical Russian cuisine, we will move on to the Winter Palace on the banks of the Neva river, home now part of the Hermitage Museum. . There, we will discover part of this extremely famous museum where over three million works of art have been preserved including Egyptian, Babylonian, Assyrian, Chinese and Indian archaeological artefacts as well as priceless paintings of European artists and memorable pieces from the Russian imperial court.
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O que saber
  • The tour includes a wait before visiting the Hermitage and an itinerary on foot lasting approximately two hours.
  • Given its size, it is not possible to visit the entire museum; the museum's management team will decide which areas we will see.
  • Places on this excursion are limited. We recommend booking early to avoid disappointment.
  • The price of the excursion includes tickets to use cameras and/or video cameras inside the palace. 
  • A excursão inclui uma cesta de almoço preparada por o personal de bordo.