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2-day Active shore excursion

2-day Active shore excursion

This 2-day tour is our most popular tour at the most competitive price includes visits to the most superb sights of St. Petersburg and excellent presentation of the city.

This tour is visa free for cruise ship passengers docking in St. Petersburg for less than 72 hours. Red Sun Tours is a licensed tour operator in the Russian Federation and has the legal right to offer visa-free excursions for cruise ship passengers.

2 day(s)
  • This tour includes

    — city sightseeing tour. You will see city’s main streets, squares and monuments; know history of the foundation and development of St. Petersburg

    — Tour of Catherine’s palace with the Amber room and Catherine’s park

    — Tour of Peterhof Lower Gardens including amazing Grand cascade — famous «Russian Versailles»

    — Hermitage museum ( Winter Palace) — Russia’s major collection of art

    — Church on Spilled Blood — the most Russian church of the city

     —  St. Peter and Paul’s fortress and cathedral — the birthplace of the city

    — St. Isaac’s cathedral — the former principal cathedral of the country

    — St.Peter&Paul fortress and cathedral — the birthplace of the city

    — Subway ride and tour of the opulent Metro station

  • The itinerary of the tour

    Day 1

    9.00 — Meeting at the ship

    9.00 — 10.00 — city sightseeing tour, Subway ride.

    10.00 — 11.00 — drive to Peterhof

    11.00 — 12. 30 — Tour of the Peterhof Lower fountain park and gardens, including the Grand Cascade.

    12.30 — 13.00 lunch (optional)

    13.00 — 14.00 — Drive to the Tsars’ Village

    14.00 — 16.00 — a visit to the Catherine’s Palace, including the famous Amber room. A walk in the park.

    16.00 — 17.00 Drive back to the city


    Day 2

    9.00 — Meeting by the ship

    9.30 — 10.30 — St. Peter&Paul fortress and cathedral

    10.30 — 13.00 — tour of the Hermitage museum.

    13.00 — 14.00 lunch ( optional)

    14.00 — 17.00 Sightseeing tour with the inside visits to St. Isaac’s Cathedral andSpilled Blood Church.

    17.00 — return to the ship

  • Price

    Please note: This is a sample itinerary. The tour can be modified on your request!

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  • Tour price includes
    • all port fees for 2 days and all local Russian taxes
    • visa support
    • professional English-speaking guide for 2 days (other languages available for private tours upon request )
    • A/C vehicle for 2 days with tis timing
    • admission tickets to the museums shown in the itinerary
    • subway ride

PLEASE NOTE: According to the Russian Federation Law, all cruise ship passengers, staying in Russia for up to 72 hrs, do not need a Russian visa if they book the tour with us. We will legally provide you with an officially authorized document (Tour Ticket or Blanket Visa) which is considered a Russian visa equivalent.



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