1 Day St. Petersburg Best Shore Excursion



Duration 8 hours

If you have only one day to explore magnificent St. Petersburg this tour is for you! On this tour you will see the most important highlights of St. Petersburg, such as the Hermitage Museum, St. Peter and Paul’s fortress and cathedral,
the Church on Spilled Blood and enjoy a visit to 2-3 opulent Metro stations.


The tour includes:

  • Hermitage – Russia’s largest museum and Tsar’s palace


  • City Sightseeing Tour – you will see the most historic and beautiful part of the city, know the history of the foundation and development of St. Petersburg


  • The Church on Spilled Blood – one of the most beautiful cathedrals in the world


  • St. Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral – city’s birthplace and Crypt of Romanovs


  • Tour of some opulent Metro stations


The tour itinerary:


08.45 – 09.00 – Meeting at the ship

09.00 – 10.30 – City sightseeing tour, Subway ride

10.30 – 13.00 – Tour of the Hermitage museum, including the Winter Palace and the highlights of the art collection

13.00 – 13.30 – Lunch (optional)

13.30 – 17.00 – Sightseeing tour with the inside visits to Peter & Paul Fortress and Spilled Blood Church

17. 00 – Return to the ship

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





The tour includes:

  • Professional English-speaking guide (other languages available for private tours upon request)


  • Experienced driver and A/C vehicle


  • All port fees


  • Visa support


  • Aadmissions


  • Bottled water


  • Audio head sets for groups more than 6 people


  • Individual approach and 24 hours support



Important information:


  • You do not need visa for this tour if you are cruise ship passengers docking in St. Petersburg for less than 72 hours. Red Sun Tours is fully licensed to provide VISA FREE shore excursions in the Russian Federation


  • The itinerary above is just an idea of your day in St. Petersburg. The tour can be customized for you. Please let us know what are you preferences and we will be happy to compose a tour for you


  • This tour is wheelchair-accessible


  • Babies are most welcome! Children aged 0-6 are free of charge.
    Discount for older children and teenagers of 7-17 is 10% per person

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