This 2-day Jewish tour includes St. Petersburg’s most famous sights and venues with the focus on the history of Jewish community in our city.
- Catherine Palace and Amber Room
- Family Friendly
- Hermitage Museum
- Jewish Interest
- Land Tours
- Shore Excursions
|NUMBER OF PAX||2 PAX||4 PAX||6 PAX||8 PAX||10 PAX||12 PAX||14 PAX|
|PRICE PP FOR CRUISE TOURIST||196 USD||116 USD||87 USD||79 USD||73 USD||62 USD||55 USD|
|PRICE PP FOR TOURIST FROM HOTELS||175 USD||105 USD||79 USD||73 USD||68 USD||58 USD||52 USD|
|TOUR DURATION||2 full days. Timing can be adjusted to your cruise ship’s arrival/departure time|
|TOUR TYPE||Private guided tour.|
|ACTIVITY LEVEL||Moderate to active — upon your choice. Can be customized to families with kids or physically impared travellers.|
|TRANSPORTATION||Comfortable air-conditioned vehicle of the necessary size. Car safety seats for kids are available upon request (complimentary).|
|TOUR GUIDE||Local English-speaking tour guide for the entire time in St. Petersburg, with the focus on Jewish tour.|
|INSIDE VISITS||Grand Choral Synagogue tour, visit to the local Jewish community centre, Hermitage museum (Winter Palace, Small, Old and New Hermitages), Catherine Palace & Amber room, Russian museum.|
|ALSO INCLUDED IN THE PRICE||Local taxes and handling charges, bottled water supply for 2 days, headsets to hear the guide clearly (for groups larger than 6 persons).|
|OPTIONAL||Hermitage Special Treasury tour.|
Day 1 - 09.00
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.
Day 2 - 09.00
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 s Antokolsky, Levitan, Shagall, Bakst and many others.