What is Saint Petersburg? It is architecture of ancient palaces, it is lace bridges that are thrown over hundreds channels and rivers , it is amazingly beautiful Neva embankment, it is stately churches and cathedrals. All this makes Saint Petersburg one of the most beautiful cities in Russia! You will fall in love with this city and then come back for more!
Day1. Arrival to Saint Petersburg.
Meeting with guide in airport/on railway station. Start of sightseeing tour.
During our acquaintance with a great Peters city you will visit the most important tourist attraction. You will go along Nevsky Prospect – central street that starts from Palace Square –the heart of the northern capital. You will visit the Smolnyi cathedral that was built in the style of Elizabeth baroque, then you will see Kazan Cathedral – one of the business cards of the city with its wide marble colonnade like with wide-open arms that turned towards the avenue. You will visit the Spit Vasilyevsky Island, where beautiful view on Neva embankment open with its palaces, churches, monuments. Next you will see «Bronze Horseman» that is made by no means from cooper and that is a symbol of Saint Petersburg!
In the afternoon you will find walk thought the halls of the most famous museum in Russia and all of the world – Hermitage gallery! There are the richest collection of masterpieces of arts and crafts in halls of the former Winter Palace.
After our busy day you will have a meal in one of the cities restaurant. Arrival to the hotel. Night in Saint Petersburg.
Breakfast in the hotel. In the first half of the day you will go to Petergof – summer royal residence that is famous for its palaces, fountains, that are about 150, very beautiful parks with labyrinths, fragrant flower beds, snow-white marble statues peeper for tourists. You will see the famous cascade Samson fountain, then you will inspect the Peterhof Grand Palace that has a great collection of arts and Nizhniy park decorated with fragrant flower beds and amusing fountains.
After sightseeing awaits you lunch in one of the Petersburg restaurant. Further transfer will take you to the airport/railway station. Departure to Saint Petersburg.