St Petersburg Jewish Tour

Shore Excursions

This 2-day St Petersburg Jewish tour includes the most famous sights and venues with the focus on the history of Jewish community in our city.

Tour Details

St Petersburg Jewish Tour Inclusions & Exclusions
Private tour
Visa-free shore excursion
Local English-speaking tour guide for 2 days
Transportation by comfortable a/c vehicle of the necessary size
Car safety seats for kids available (no extra cost)
Grand Choral Synagogue visit
Local Jewish community centre visit
Hermitage Museum (main museum complex incl.Winter Palace)
Catherine Palace & Amber Room visit
Russian Museum visit
Bottled water
Head sets to hear the guide clearly (for groups starting from 7 pax and larger)
Can be customized to families with kids or physically impaired travellers.
Food and drinks
Optional: Hermitage Treasury Gallery visit
Optional: Russian Ethnography Museum (Jewish exhibition)

Price

NUMBER OF PAXPRICE PP FOR CRUISE TOURISTPRICE PP FOR TOURIST FROM HOTELS
2 pax435 USD390 USD
4 pax270 USD250 USD
6 pax220 USD200 USD
8 pax185 USD175 USD
10 pax180 USD170 USD
12 pax175 USD165 USD
14 pax160 USD150 USD

Itinerary

Day 1 – 09.00

Meet your guide at the hotel lobby or by the cruise ship side. Start St Petersburg Jewish tour.

St. Petersburg city sightseeing tour including conventional places of interest and Jewish history and culture sights.

Inside visit to the Grand Choral Synagogue and tour of the Jewish Quarter visit to a local Jewish community centre.

Time for lunch/snack (possible in a kosher restaurant/café).

The Hermitage museum tour. OPTIONAL: upon request we can arrange a tour to the Hermitage Special Treasury, also known as “Gold Rooms”. Let us know early if you would like to have this tour – the reservation is to be done well in advance.


18.00

Finish at the hotel or return on board the ship.


Day 2 – 09.00

 Meet your guide, continue your St Petersburg Jewish tour. Drive outside the city to Pushkin (=Tsarskoye Selo).

Holocaust memorial visit.

Tour of the Catherine Palace and Park (incl. the Amber room). OPTIONAL: if you are interested in Amber room history it is possible to have a special tour to the Amber workshops, where the Amber room was recreated. You will see the actual production site with amber carvers at work and learn about different techniques applied when an amber masterpiece is created.

Time for lunch/snack.

Russian museum tour. Alongside with Russian art you will have an introduction to life and works of such prominent Jewish artists as Antokolsky, Levitan, Shagall, Bakst and many others.


18.00

Finish at your hotel or return on board the ship.

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