Our licensed English-speaking guide and chauffeur will meet you in the lobby of your hotel with the RedSun sign. The drive in a comfortable vehicle to Catherine's palace will take you about 1 hour. Pushkin town is located in 25 km from St. Petersburg.
The majestic Catherine's palace and park was one of the most beautiful summer residences of the Russian Tzar's family. It was originally built for Catherine I as her "palace of 16 chambers". The grounds were presented to her as a wedding gift by her dear husband Peter. Later the palace was redesigned for her daughter Elisabeth in luxurious baroque.
During the tour of the Palace you will walk through the majestic gallery of the state halls where balls, receptions and gala dinners took place. The Golden suite of rooms is made with gold leaf. It is luxurious and opilent.
With our guide the Palace will get alive with its mysterious stories, intrigues and plots.
In the Palace the famous Amber Room or "the Eighth Wonder of the World" is kept.
You will be able to see and enjoy this unique masterpiece.
After the Palace you can have a walk in the beautiful Catherine's park.
Please note: This is a sample itinerary. The tour can be modified on your request!
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- Tour price includes
- professional and personable English-speaking guide for 5 hours (other languages available for private tours upon request).
- - A/C vehicle for 5 hours
- admission tickets to the museum and park
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.