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Shore Excursion: St. Petersburg 1-Day Visa-Free Deluxe Tour with Lunch

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    Stop At: SPB Tours, Sea Port Passenger Port Marine Facade, St. Petersburg 182301 Russia

    Disembark the ship. Pass through immigration (30-60 minutes). Meet the tour guide and SPB-Tours team right at the port.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, Dekabristov Square, St. Petersburg Russia

    City sightseeing tour covering the major sights and photo stops, including Bronze Horseman, Kazan Cathedral, the Rostral Columns, and much more. Metro ride and tour of the opulent Metro stations is at group's request / time permitting.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kazan Cathedral, Kazanskaya Sq 2 Metro Nevskiy Prospect, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    City sightseeing tour covering the major sights and photo stops, including Bronze Horseman, Kazan Cathedral, the Rostral Columns, and much more. Metro ride and tour of the opulent Metro stations is at group's request / time permitting.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Rostral Columns, Birzhebaya Sq., St. Petersburg 199034 Russia

    City sightseeing tour covering the major sights and photo stops, including Bronze Horseman, Kazan Cathedral, the Rostral Columns, and much more. Metro ride and tour of the opulent Metro stations is at group's request / time permitting.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia

    Drive to the Peterhof Summer residence.

    Tour of the Peterhof Fountain Park and Upper Gardens, including photo opportunities of the breathtaking Grand Cascade and exterior of the Grand Palace.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    Visit and guided tour of the Hermitage Winter Palace*

    *The exact entrance time can vary! Pre-booked time slots to minimise waiting are assigned solely by the management of the Hermitage museum.

    Please note the visit to the Hermitage does not include the collection of impressionists and post-impressionists which moved to the new General Staff building.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia


    Guided visit inside Church on the Blood*. Time for souvenir shopping.

    *On Wednesays the Church is closed, so instead: Peter and Paul's Fortress and Cathedral, the burial place of the Tsars'

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia


    Guided visit inside Peter and Paul's Fortress*. Time for souvenir shopping.

    *On Wednesays the Church on the Spilled Blood is closed, so instead: Peter and Paul's Fortress and Cathedral.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cruise Ship Terminal
    Duration
    9h
    Inclusions
    • All port fees for one day and all local Russian taxes
    • A/C vehicle for one day with this timing
    • Professional and personable English-speaking guide for one day
    • One pass for the camera per person in the museums
    • Bottled water
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups of 10 or more)
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Subway ride, one bottle of water per person per day, ponchos in case of rain
    • Ponchos in case of rain
    • Lunch
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • This tour is only available for ships in port for 1 day.
    • This tour is Visa-free for cruise ship passengers. In order to issue your temporary visas, we require the following passport information from every guest:
    • Full names exactly as they are listed on your passports
    • Date of Birth for each member of your party
    • Country of citizenship for each member of your party
    • Passport numbers for each member of your party
    • You must have a valid passport and our printed Tour Tickets to clear customs
    • Confirmation is subject to availability. You can expect a response from us within 48 hours
    • This tour is not suitable for people with mobility restrictions
    • This tour is not wheelchair accessible
    • Vegetarian lunch options are available. Other dietary restrictions can be accommodated but we must know beforehand
    • Infant meals are not included. Young kids meals can be purchased for 5-8 USD on the day of the tour.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    To start, booking on the website was very easy along with confirmation and follow-up communications being very informative. They provided a thorough detail of what is needed in order to proceed through Customs and meet the tour group. Once clearing customs, there was an SPB
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    Response from SPB-Tours, Sales Associate at Shore Excursion: St. Petersburg 1-Day Visa-Free Deluxe Tour with Lunch
    Responded 10 Sep 2019
    Hi bvans13, Thank you for reviewing your time with us in St. Petersburg. It's great to hear that you found both Lena and Igor to be fantastic. And having free WiFi on the bus is always a great surprise to have! Delgihted that you would recommend SPB-Tours for those planning excursion in St. Petersburg. Hope to hear from you again soon :) Daniel Sales Associate SPB-Tours
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    We recently joined the 2 day deluxe tour and the whole thing was excellent from start to finish. The communication on booking was good and we felt under no pressure. Our guide Elena was brilliant - so knowledgable and pleasant. Everything was organised to perfection - I don’t
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    We had the most amazing experience with our guide Daria on a private tour to Peter Hof, Church of the Spilt blood and the Hermitage. We traveled by a car and learnt about the local history en route and had lunch eating the local Russian food. She is one of the most enthusiastic,
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    Response from SPB-Tours, Guest Relations Manager at Shore Excursion: St. Petersburg 1-Day Visa-Free Deluxe Tour with Lunch
    Responded 15 Jul 2019
    Dear AnjanaB_12, I'm happy to hear that Daria provided such an excellent tour for you and your group. :) I'll make sure to tell her that. Thanks for recommending us. If you ever come back to the Baltic, we would be happy to have you with us once again. Best, Andrea SPB-Tours
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    We planned a private tour of St Petersburg and were able to customize the day however we wanted (SPB was the only operator that allowed that). Two days prior to the tour, my girlfriend broke her ankle. As we decided to wait until we got home to have surgery, we were concerned
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    We were on the NCL Getaway cruise from June 25 to July 4 and we arranged all the shore excursions with SPB Tours in Copenhagen, Berlin, Gdansk, St. Petersburg, Helsinki and Stockholm . All the tour guides and bus drivers were great. Our group got great pricing from SPB -
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