Interested in jewelry art and Faberge items in particular? Hunt Faberge eggs in every country you can find them? Then Faberge tour is just for you!
Our 1-day Faberge tour is a visa-free shore excursion offering an introduction to St. Petersburg history and culture alongside with a very special interest topic: Carl Faberge and his talent, Faberge jewelry in general and Faberge Imperial eggs in particular.
The tour is flexible and can be adjusted to your wishes and preferences.
NOTE: It may be necessary to see sites in a different order, subject to entrance time confirmed by the museums. This tour is not available on Mondays.
|GROUP SIZE||PRICE PER ADULT|
|2 pax||227 USD|
|4 pax||145 USD|
|6 pax||115 USD|
|8 pax||112 USD|
|10 pax||118 USD|
|12 pax||103 USD|
|14 pax||90 USD|
08.30 – 09.30
pick up from the cruise ship.
Driving city tour including conventional historic landmarks and places connected with the Faberge family. Faberge tour includes a stop by a jewelry store that is located now in the same building where once used to be the main workshop of the House of Faberge and Carl Faberge’s apartment. Did famous Faberge eggs originate here?
11.00 – 13.00
Hermitage Museum overview tour, including the Winter Palace rooms (where once Faberge eggs were presented, kept and exhibited in front of the diplomats and nobility.
OPTIONAL: Hermitage Special Treasury tour.
Palace Square walk
Time for lunch/snack/coffee-break in a local place.
14.30 – 15.30
General Staff building with the Carl Faberge Memorial exhibition. Besides Impressionists and Postimpressionists collections, we will head to see such outstanding works by Faberge as a scale replica of the Royal Regalia.
16.00 – 17.15
Main attraction of Faberge tour is certainly Faberge Museum. The heart of the exhibition being 12 Faberge eggs, nine of them are Faberge Imperial eggs – unique jewelry masterpieces created on the commission of the Romanov tsars.
18.00 – 18.30
Return to the port, evening free.
Return to your cruise ship.