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Private Shore Excursion: St. Petersburg Experience - with unbiased reviews

Private Shore Excursion: St. Petersburg Experience

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Overview
Uncover the real gems of St. Petersburg on a 2-day private trip. Experience the old capital of Russia and be able to see its old treasures hidden behind the walls of St. Petersburg palaces. You will see the top attractions such as the Hermitage, Peterhof, Faberge Museum and the Church on the Spilled Blood and feel the real vibes of the city by visiting the deepest metro in the world and having a stroll along Nevsky prospect, the main street of St. Petersburg.
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  • 1
    Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Faberge Museum
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Neva Embankments
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    The State Hermitage Museum
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 5
    Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Nevsky Prospekt
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 7
    Peter and Paul Fortress
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
17h 30m
Inclusions
  • Port pick-up and drop-off
  • Guide’s services for 2 days
  • Driver’s services for 2 days (comfortable car (Mercedes)/minivan with A/C)
  • A permit for photo/video at the museums per person
  • Boat ride (non-private)
  • Metro ride
  • All port fees
  • All local taxes
  • Blanket visa
  • Bottled water
  • Headsets for groups of 10 and more
  • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
  • Entry/Admission - Faberge Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Neva Embankments
  • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
  • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch expenses
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Additional Info
  • 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 is 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 wheelchair-accessible
  • 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 with a guide at all times
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Edward C wrote a review Aug 2019
25 contributions12 helpful votes
In August 2019, we cruised the Norwegian Getaway. In St. Petersburg, we found the cruise tours did not accommodate to what we wanted and chose to do a private tour. We TJ Travel online and decided to use them, because they were more flexible and cheaper than the cruise tours.
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Date of experience: August 2019
Tony M wrote a review Aug 2019
3 contributions4 helpful votes
Very impressive private tour with guide and driver who surpassed our expectations. We saw all the items on our list and were given just the amount of detail we wanted. Would recommend to anyone.
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Date of experience: July 2019
TucoRich wrote a review Jul 2019
120 contributions74 helpful votes
Avoided the high price cruise tours and was thankful I chose TJ. Very responsive throughout the booking process. Punctual, factual and attentive throughout our 2-day private tour and even managed to source Hermitage tickets on a Monday when the museum is usually closed. Many
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WindyCityBard wrote a review Jun 2019
56 contributions38 helpful votes
Thumbs up! Thumbs way up! This tour company is the best from start to finish. They are helpful and responsive the entire time. For example, they would answer questions prior to booking. They will answer questions after booking (for example, we took a cruise and concerned
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Date of experience: May 2019
Isobel and friends wrote a review May 2019
6 contributions8 helpful votes
As a group of 10 friends we planned a tour to suit all of us. From the moment of contacting TJ they were prompt to reply and helpful with suggestions. They accommodated our start and finish times and balanced the events over the 2 days so that both were well balanced. Our guide
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Date of experience: May 2019
Key Details
  • Duration: 17h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Portuguese
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