Be delighted with genuine artworks of Da Vinci, Rembrandt, or Rubens in the Hermitage museum complex. Transfer to magnificent Peterhof by car with awesome views on the Gulf of Finland. Enjoy the stunning beauty of the baroque palace and breathe fresh air while walking in incredible imperial parks! On the way back explore several metro stations that are considered as “underground palaces”.
This introductory tour perfectly combines art and outdoor activities. Known as a former residence of powerful Russian emperors, the Hermitage keeps 3 million items, starting with the 1st collection of Сatherine the Great. Its second outdoor part will let you visit series of parks and palaces at once. Peterhof impresses by its monumental main building, dazzling Grand Cascade and sparkling fountain, admirable lower and upper gardens.
Duration: 7 hours. We will meet you at your hotel/apartment at the time that you select upon booking.
It can be called one of the most-visited sights as you will start it with the Hermitage, the treasury of Russian and world’s art. Light up by one of the biggest collections of world’s paintings and artifacts. Follow a legendary history of emperors by revealing the attire of their majestic residency.
Food and drinks are not included. You will have some time to enjoy a cup of coffee & small snack.
Jump in a private car to continue this tour in charming Peterhof, which was a favourite summer residence of the whole imperial family. Every meter of it is unique and ravishing: from palaces full of royal exterior decorations to enigmatic parks with sights at every step! The Lower Park presents itself nothing else but one more masterpiece with fascinating alleys, ending with fountains or palaces. The tour will be over in your hotel at 17:30. (5:30 pm).
|2nd May to 30th September|
|Usually starting time is 10:30 am||Duration - 7 hours|
|Tuesday||10.30 - 17.30|
|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|
|Last Tuesday of every month the tour is not available|