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Private Shore Excursion: Two Day Comprehensive St. Petersburg provided by TJ Travel

Private Shore Excursion: Two Day Comprehensive St. Petersburg

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 17/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Catherine Palace and Park
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Neva Embankments
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    The State Hermitage Museum
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 6
    The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 7
    Yusupov Palace on Moika River
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
20h
Inclusions
  • Services of a professional guide for two days
  • Driver’s services for two days (comfortable (Mercedes) minivan with A/C)
  • Photo and video permissions at the museums (except for Yusupov Palace, camera pass is 5$ pp, video pass is 12$ pp)
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Bottled water for each day
  • Earphones
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
  • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch expenses
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • BLANKET VISA will be provided separately from the tour voucher. Please, make sure to print it out before you set off. (each passenger MUST receive and print a blanket visa (tour ticket) from local operator to pass the customs during disembarkation)
  • Visa-free tour available only for cruise passengers
  • Please provide the following information for the blanket visa (tour ticket): 1. Your full names as shown on your passports 2. D.O.B(s) 3. Citizenship(s) 4. Passport number(s) 5. Dates of the trip
  • Not recommended for guests with back problems
  • No special dress code
  • To clear the customs in St. Petersburg port you should have 1. Valid passport 2. Printed blanket visa provided by local operator
  • Your blanket visa requires you to be accompanied by a guide at all times
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please note the boat ride is not private
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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kemty wrote a review Nov 2019
Stamford, Connecticut7 contributions3 helpful votes
I decided to book a private tour in St. Petersburg because there were 6 (2 parents and 4 young adults) of us and so it was actually less expensive then doing a shore excursion with ship. It was the best decision I made on our trip! I had several questions while booking, and TJ
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Date of experience: July 2019
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43nhuff wrote a review Oct 2019
Auckland Central, New Zealand6 contributions2 helpful votes
On a Baltic cruise we chose to do all six city port excursions with tj travel very reasonable price.the guides on all tours were very good. St Petersburg tour was very busy but excellent guide with very nice lunch on both days included.paid for all excursions on second day in st
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Sightsee485680 wrote a review Sep 2019
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We booked the 2 day comprehensive tour. From our first interaction with TJ Tours at the cruise port, we were pleasantly surprised. Our Tour guide, Alex, is a passionate and knowledgeable tour guide who speaks excellent English. Alex was a delight to be around. The tour delivered
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Date of experience: September 2019
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SkippyR21 wrote a review Sep 2019
Beith, United Kingdom1 contribution
Our tour guide Nadia was fantastic, this is the best way to see SPB. The tour itinerary was change to allow us to get the maximum out of this experience due to the number of cruise ships in port on the second day. We covered everything listed and had plenty time to take in the
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Date of experience: August 2019
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mlnate wrote a review Sep 2019
Plainsboro, NJ106 contributions64 helpful votes
Hats off both to TJ Travel and to our terrific guide, Nadia Smotkin, for a 2-day private tour of Saint Petersburg. Without question it was the highlight of our glorious Baltic Sea cruise. First, over the many months of planning this trip, TJ communicated exceptionally well,
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Date of experience: August 2019
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"Superb Experience"
We had the most remarkable tour with TJ Travel. Not only everything was perfect, but we felt, in every instance, th
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yildirim176
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excellent
Very good customer service and good experience help customer and work very well no long waiting time Thank you
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Goldenhike
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Honest and trustworthy!
We had to cancel a 3 day tour through St. Petersburg with TJ Travel because of Covid-19. Although their business wa
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phillip g
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Professional, honest Tour Company
We booked a Tour with T J Travel for May 2020 to see St Petersburg. Unfortunately our cruise was suspended and we
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johnnlinda2018
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Good Company to book with
We were booked with TJ Tours to go on a private 2 day shore excursion in July for 1 day Moscow, 1 day St Petesburg
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BarbC997
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Excellent
Used Shore Excursions 5 years ago (2015) while on a Celebrity Cruise to the Baltic. Our cruise rep suggested Shor
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DonL120
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The Best Way to see St.Petersburg
We did the two day tour, booking on our Royal Caribbean ship. Tour takes care of visa requirements. Busy schedule
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TJ Travel
Fantastic 2 day tour from a cruise. Highly recommended! By - passed all of the lines ... everything, including Visa
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Ray A
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Tour was well organized!!
Wonderful 2 day tour of a beautiful city. We had a great time visiting some amazing and opulent sites.
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mizrae
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So Incredibly Edifying!
Daria and her driver were prompt, professional, and courteous. Daria has a background in art education and thus was
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christinaf982
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Great two day tour of St. Petersburg
This was the highlight of our cruise!! Dina was FANTASTIC. So glad we did this over the tours offered from the crui
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nmlux
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I had a wonderful time in St Pertersburg
Thanks to TJ travel I had a wonderful time in St Petersburg. Svetlana was a wonderful guide and the drivers and the
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David E
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Great Guide and So Much History Shared
We would use TJ Travel over and over, our guide was so informed, and were lucky as she was an older guide who lived
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Dawn O
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Great Tour
We had a great experience with TJ tours. They picked us up from the cruise port soon after our ship arrived and we
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Joybelle2015
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A wonderful city
Day 2 of our tour was just as full as the first day taking in shopping and a river cruise among lots of other sight
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Key Details
  • Duration: 20h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
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