Guaranteed skip-the-line entrance
See one of the world's biggest arts collections at Hermitage
See the impressive Peter and Paul Fortress
Explore world's largest collection of works by Faberge
Stop for photos at Spilled Blood and St.Isaac's Cathedrals
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Professional English-speaking guide assistance. Other languages available upon request.
Driver’s services as per the program (Comfortable car/minivan with A/C)
Entrance tickets to Faberge Museum
Food and drinks
Admission fees to locations not mentioned in Inclusion
Gratuities to guide or driver up to your discretion
What you can expect
Explore St.Petersburg with a private guide on a 4-hour city highlights tour! Learn all about the city history as you travel around the city by private vehicle, and stop for photos and strolls near key attractions like the Church on Spilled Blood and Winter Palace, home to the Hermitage Museum. See Peter and Paul Fortress and visit Nevsky Prospekt, the city’s main shopping street. The itinerary can be tailored to your preferences. Lastly, enjoy a complimentary same-day tour of the Faberge Museum, home to a collection of exquisite Fabergé-designed eggs.
This tour is ideal for those who want to see the best and most important attractions of the city without crowds. Having a private vehicle will allow you to explore lesser-visited places during your route that many tourists miss and will give you the freedom to change your plans if something comes up. After pickup from your hotel at a time which is best for you, travel by comfortable car to the Winter Palace, which was the main residence of the Russian Tsars. Magnificently located on the bank of the Neva River, this Baroque-style palace is perhaps St. Petersburg’s most impressive attraction and the main building of the Hermitage Museum. Take some photos, and then stroll along Nevsky Prospekt, St. Petersburg’s main avenue and one of the best-known streets in Russia with beautiful buildings, squares and bridges.
Admire amazing views of the city's attractions during your travel and listen to captivating commentary about all the sights you see. See the impressive Peter and Paul Fortress, the first structure built in St Petersburg by Peter the Great. Learn about its rich and unique history as a military base, a home of government departments, the burial ground of the Russian Imperial family, and a prison that held some of Russia's most prominent political prisoners. Admire the onion-domed Church on Spilled Blood with colorful, fabulous architecture and adore the incredible gold domes of St Isaac’s Cathedral, the largest Russian Orthodox cathedral. You will also see such famous St Petersburg's highlights as Kazan Cathedral, Stroganov Palace, Admiralty, Palace Square, Naval Museum, St. Petersburg University, Menshikov Palace, and much more.
Your private tour ends near the Faberge Museum. Using complimentary tickets to this museum you will be able to see many masterpieces from its' collection, like famous Faberge Eggs, by yourselves.