Hermitage and City Highlights Tour in St Petersburg - 1 Day

Tour Highlights

  • Visit the Hermitage Museum with skip-the-line admission.
  • Take a tour to St Isaac’s Cathedral, Our Savior on Blood Cathedral, and Peter and Paul Fortress and Cathedral.
  • Enjoy a private tour and comfortable transfer.
  • See St Petersburg from the St Isaac’s Cathedral colonnade.

Hermitage and the City Highlights Tour is designed for a one day cruise visa-free stay or for land travelers. If you travel on a cruise ship this tour is a great full-day itinerary. Hermitage and the City Highlights Tour includes all the main St Petersburg attractions:

  • Hermitage Museum
  • Peter & Paul Fortress
  • Spilled Blood Church
  • St. Isaac’s Cathedral

Hermitage is one of the largest museums not only in Russia but in the entire world. Its building complex includes The Winter Palace, the Hermitage theatre, the Small, Large, and New Hermitage.
The number of halls is truly remarkable: there’s over 400 of them! Tourists from all over the world are eager to visit this unforgettable place.
The Hermitage Museum tour is also available for disabled travelers. The museum is equipped with ramps and our guides are trained to mind the pace. The Hermitage Tour includes the European Art collection including the works by Leonardo Da Vinci. The tour does not include the Impressionists’ collection though. The Impressionists’ collection is located in a separate building called the General Staff building.

The tour includes a visit to the fortress itself which used to be a political prison. There you can see the Saint Petersburg Mint. Peter and Paul Cathedral is a famous burial vault where you can see the tombs of Romanovs – the former Russian emperors.
You will also visit Peter & Paul Fortress – the cradle of St Petersburg, Spilled Blood Church and St. Isaac’s Cathedral – both are the most popular cathedrals in the city.
St Isaacs Cathedral and Our Savior on Blood Cathedrals are also included in the tour itinerary. You will have a full guided tour inside. In the St Isaac’s Cathedral you will go up on the colonnade and see the beautiful views of St Petersburg.

Day 1
Hermitage and City Highlights Tour Itinerary

10. 00 Meeting by the hotel

10:00 – 13. 00 Tour of the Hermitage museum.

13:00 – 13.30 Lunch (optional)

13.30 – 17:00 Sightseeing tour with the inside visits to Peter & Paul Fortress,

Spilled Blood Church and St. Isaac’s Cathedral.

17. 00 Return to the hotel


  • Professional and personable English-speaking guide for 7 hours
  • (other languages available for private tours upon request ).
  • A/C vehicle for 7 hours
  • Admission tickets to the museums


  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

The pricing and itinerary are customized for each booking individually.

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The prices are given per person and range from USD 80

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