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Meet your guide at your cruise ship port for a tour of the highlights of St. Petersburg with a flexible itinerary. Take a city sightseeing tour and visit the local farmer’s market. Travel in an air-conditioned minivan to Peterhof Fountain Park and Gardens and explore the lower gardens. Pause for an optional lunch of blinis at your own expense.

Go by minivan to the town of Pushkin, also known as Tsars’ Village. Visit Catherine's Palace and Amber Room and admire the ornate amber and gold decorations. Take time to walk in the park.

Afterward, return to the city and then to your ship.

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Overview
Acquiring a visa for Russia and seeing the highlights of St. Petersburg is not always easy, but this tour allows you visit visa-free for two days from your cruise ship. Make the most of your time with a guide and audio headsets for large groups. Entry fees and a photography pass make visiting and photographing museums hassle-free. Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan around St. Petersburg and to Pushkin.
Highlights
  • Enter Russia visa-free for two days from your cruise ship
  • Explore St. Petersburg with a guide and audio headsets for large groups
  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan
  • Snap photos in museums with your photography pass
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
St Petersburg's absolutely beautiful

What a fantastic city and I am so glad I chose SPB as the tour company. We managed to see so many sights and had a ride on the beautiful metro. Maria our guide was very knowledgable, went at a really good pace through the...More

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Fantastic tour!

Our guide, Maria, was excellent! 2 day tour was amazing and we appreciated the smaller group (10) attention. Very inclusive with sites, information and detail. Definitely book! We were joining from a cruise ship and had no difficulty! Maria was right there to meet us....More

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Faultless

As a wheelchair user I am always worried about the information I am given regarding accessibility when visiting abroad. I contacted SBP tours and always had a rapid and honest reply. The people are very helpful. Our tour guide Maria and driver Sergey were very...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago
Exciting and Action Packed Visit

Our group of 22 from Canada took part in an SPB operated tour during our two-day visit to St Petersburg. We chose SPB instead of cruise ship organized tours following a friend’s recommendations, and it turned out we made the right decision. SPB not only...More

Thank Jian S
Reviewed 4 days ago
Perfect way to spend 2 days in port

Excellent 2-day tour - we had so much fun with our small group! Our guide was a wealth of information mixed with humour - it's clear he enjoys the experience too, it's not just 'going through the motions' at work. This was so much better...More

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Txgal
20 July 2018|
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Sorry did not do this tour
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Response from Richard D | Reviewed this property |
We did the deluxe 2-day tour and it was great. we went to all of the major sites and even had a boat trip and time to go to the metro and have a ride on it. The two lunches were typically Russian but really nice.
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Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
if you join the local tour or ship's excursion they will give you copy of the itinerary that's you visa to go through the custom check point...if you don't have that you will not allow to go out. make sure you print it... More
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