All Highlights is an active private tour, ideal for physically fit people. Your private tour guide (fluent in English, Spanish or other European languages) will take you to the top 3 museums of St. Petersburg. With your private guide and car/van you will be flexible to alter the itinerary upon your wish and adjust timing, at the same time the private guide will introduce you to the gist of St. Petersburg highlights, knowing where to go to see the best in the shortest possible time. If you can allow only one day for sightseeing and you plan to see Peterhof, Catherine Palace and the Hermitage in one take, then a private tour guide will surely help you to get the most out of your visit.
8:00-9:30 – St. Petersburg city sightseeing tour, during which you will get to see the most famous architectural monuments of our city, such as Spit of Vassilievsky Island and Rostral Columns, Admiralty, Peter and Paul Fortress, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Palace Square, Nevsky Prospect, St. Nicholas Cathedral and many more. After the panoramic city tour you will drive outside the city to Peterhof, the famous fountain capital of Russia.
10:30-12:30 – Peterhof tour. You will get to see the famous Upper and Lower fountain gardens. The unique Peterhof complex boasts of 150 fountains total and 4 larger cascade. You will get to see the most famous and magnificent fountains of Peterhof.
13:15-14:30 – following the Peterhof visit you will drive to Pushklin (former Tsarskoye Selo) and visit the infamous Catherine Palace and Park ensemble and see one more unique thing – the world famous Amber room.
14:45-15:00 – time for lunch/snack/coffee-break in a venue of your choice.
15:45-17:30 – after lunch break you will return to St. Petersburg to see one more world-famous highlight – the State Hermitage museum. Our tour includes a visit to the Winter Palace (the former official winter residence of the Romanov-stars) and an overview highlight tour of the West European fine arts collections.
by 18:00 – return on board the ship with lots of wonderful memories from your tour.