Cognize unique collections of the Hermitage museum from imperial porcelain factory, rare artifacts from Siberia, oriental art, and much more. Find out a grand creation of German architect Rastrelli, representing a sumptuous Catherine palace decorated with 100 kg of gold. See exquisite amber mosaics and take a walk in the park.
We will meet you in the hotel lobby. Usually, this tour starts at 10:30 am.
A world-famous Hermitage was elaborated by Rastrelli according to wishes of Empress Elizabeth, who was ready to spend an enormous sum of money for eclipsing leading European palaces, rolling in luxury!
Food and drinks are not included. You will have some time to enjoy a cup of coffee & small snack.
You will feel like a guest of Catherine Palace, entering via the State Staircase that combines with rococo interior grandeur. Get ready to gasp at the Hall of Light, which numbers 1,000 sq. meters and stretches out the whole width! After the tour is over you will be taken back to your hotel at 17:30 (5:30 pm).
|2nd January to 30th December|
|Usually starting time is 10:30 am||Duration - 7 hours|
|Wednesday||10.30 - 17.30|
|Thursday||10.30 - 17.30|
|Friday||10.30 - 17.30|
|Saturday||10.30 - 17.30|
|Sunday||10.30 - 17.30|