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Explore Petrozavodsk - the Capital of Karelia Region on Private Tour! provided by U Visit Russia

Explore Petrozavodsk - the Capital of Karelia Region on Private Tour!

Explore Petrozavodsk - the Capital of Karelia Region on Private Tour!
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
2h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Infant seats available
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    2h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Infant seats available
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
During the city tour (on foot) you will get acquainted with the history of Petrozavodsk from the foundation by Peter the Great to the 21st century. The history of Petrozavodsk counts for more than 300 years. During this 2-hour walking tour around the city, you will get acquainted with it. Modern Petrozavodsk is a multifaceted and diverse city. Founded in 1703 on the bank of Lake Onego Petrozavodsk played an important role in defending the borders of the Russian Empire. In 1777 Petrozavodsk was granted the status of a town and soon became the capital of the area. Petrozavodsk is the centre of a multinational republic: there are many ethnic bands of Karelian, Vepsian, Ingrian cultures. During this guided tour around Petrozavodsk, you will see the monument to Peter the Great, newly built modern embankment, the oldest park in the city, Kirova and Lenin square, open-air industrial history museum. Please, note that entrance tickets to the museums of Petrozavodsk are not included.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 7772P168
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Meals / Drinks
  • Gratuities to guide (optional)
  • Personal expenses
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fee to the museums of Petrozavodsk
Duration
2h
Departure details
  • Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia Start time and meeting point in Petrozavodsk will be specified after booking.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Start time and meeting point in Petrozavodsk will be specified after booking.
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please, note that entrance tickets to the museums of Petrozavodsk are not included. However, the guide will suggest you some museums that you will be able to visit on your own.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages upon request
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Meals / Drinks
  • Gratuities to guide (optional)
  • Personal expenses
  • Transportation
  • Entrance fee to the museums of Petrozavodsk
Departure details
  • Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia Start time and meeting point in Petrozavodsk will be specified after booking.
Duration
2h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Start time and meeting point in Petrozavodsk will be specified after booking.
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Please, note that entrance tickets to the museums of Petrozavodsk are not included. However, the guide will suggest you some museums that you will be able to visit on your own.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Petrozavodsk
    Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia
    Start time and meeting point in Petrozavodsk will be specified after booking.
    See address & details
  • 1
    Monument to Peter the Great
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Embankment of Lake Onega
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    The Governor's Park
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 4
    V.I. Lenin Monument
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • 5
    Monument to S.M. Kirov
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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