St Petersburg Traditional Dinner with a Local Family

St Petersburg Traditional Dinner with a Local Family

Local food tour of St Petersburg

Tour Highlights

  • Try local food with vodka tastings.
  • Meals are 100% homemade.
  • See Russian life hidden from foreigners.
  • See how the locals live and bring up children
  • The tour suits any diet. You can add special requirements if needed.

This is a tour to a local family home dinner. It starts with hotel/port pick up, transfer to the local family apartment. You will meet Elena’s or other guides’ family members and enjoy a full meal together. On tour, you will learn more about Russian cuisine traditions, talk to family members and taste local dishes. Home Dinner Tour is a bestseller for cruise passengers. It is very popular among Australian and American travelers. During the family meal you will be able to try Russian cuisine, talk to the family members and drink local alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
The tour ends with transfer back to the hotel or ship.
This tour is very non-touristic. It is also private – there will be no other travelers apart from you.

Day 1
Traditional Dinner Itinerary

Please note, this is a sample itinerary. The start time may vary. This tour is also a good addon to museum tours.

16:00 Meet your guide at the cruise port or hotel

16:00 – 16:30 Transfer to the local family

16:30 – 18:30 Dinner with a local family

18:30 – 19:00 Transfer back to the port or hotel


  • Transfer
  • Guide service
  • Family dinner
  • Visa support for cruise passengers


USD 80 per person.

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