Russia Tours 



Saint Petersburg, Russia


A city that suffered several name changes throughout its incredible history. A beautiful European Royal City of Czars and Czarists, including Peter and Catherine the Great, as well as revolution, political assassination, passion, intrigue, culture, architecture and torrid love affairs. Our tours will open and explore the history of the glorious and opulent times of Russian Czars, dark revolutionary days and Soviet life behind the curtain. You will see incredible sights, Palaces and art, while enjoying fresh food and the special warmth of the Russian people.

We are happy to customize tours and transportation to meet your desires and needs, both within and outside of beautiful Saint Petersburg.





First time in Saint-Petersburg?

Half-day tours

Saint Petersburg Half Day Tours

10:00 meet at the hotel

10:00-11:00  drive to Pushkin (Tsar’s village)

11:00-13:00  tour of Catherine palace with the Amber room. A walk in the park

13:00-14:00 drive back to the city

Catherine palace with the Amber room

Amazing, one of a kind Palace, built as a sign of Peter the Great affection to his wife, Catherine I. The palace was a place of pompous receptions with royalty from around the world. During WWII it was used as Nazi HQ and ultimately suffered major destruction and looting. Carefully rebuilt, its baroque halls now house the famous Amber Room, a must see!

From 60 USD

10:00 meet at the hotel

10:00-11:00 drive to Peterhof

11:00-13:30 walking around the fountain park and visit to one of small palaces (Monplaisir, Catherine block, Bathhouse)

13:30-14:30 drive back to the city

Wonders of Peterhof

See this amazing early 18th century palace and gardens next to the sea consisting of gardens and spectacular fountains that remain an engineering wonder even today, as no pumps feed the fountains. “Fountains – are the soul of Peterhof gardens” – a Russian artist once said. Spatters of water glittering on the sun, gilded and marble statues decorating more than 100 fountains spread over more than 102 hectares (over 250 acres), a magnificent palace and breathtaking history will make you fall in love with Peterhof

From 68 USD

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel (or at The Hermitage)

10:00-13:00 tour of the Hermitage

13:00 end of the tour


Magnificent Hermitage * transfer to the museum free of charge!

Enjoy a visit to one of the most grandiose and splendid attractions in the world. The world’s fourth largest museum, the Hermitage, established in 1754, will take you back to the glorious times of Russian Tsars and Tsarinas as you walk through the gallery of gala rooms. You will be amazed by a peerless art collection consisting of over 3 million pieces. Many are displayed in five buildings linked together where anyone can easily become lost. But not you – as you will be led by our knowledgeable, licensed and friendly guide.

From 40 USD

These are only the most popular of our tours. Contact us and we will create a tour especially for you.


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Tours of the month

Walking Saint-Petersburgfor only 70 USD (max group size 6 people)

Not keen on driving and prefer walking instead? No problem! We have prepared a very special tour for you. Enjoy walking along Nevskiy prospect (the main street) and the main square, stop for a while in front of grandiose St Isaac cathedral or climb up about 300 steps to look the city from the top. Hold your breath for a moment standing on the  same bridge where a young girl who organized the assassination of Alexander II was waiting for his carriage to appear. Later on that spot the Church on the Spilled Blood was created. Grab a cup of coffee in one of the cafes, mix with locals, feel the atmosphere of this captivating city.

(Note – price valid only till the end of the month! Hurry up and save your money!)

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

10:00-13:00 walk around the city center with possible inside visits to the Church on the Spilled Blood or St Isaac Cathedral (admission tickets are not included)

An introduction to Saint Petersburg 


1 day Sightseeing tour + The Hermitage starting from only 

                       59 USD per person*

*the price is for the group of 6 people. If you would like to know the price for different number of people please contact us


One Day Tours

1 day active tour

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

10:00-12:00 city tour including the most famous photo stops and a subway visit (upon request)

12:00-13:00 a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood*

13:00-14:00 lunch break (optional)

15:00-17:00  visit to the State Hermitage museum

1 day relax tour:

Whether you are new to the city or simply would like to enjoy its mesmerizing beauty again, this tour is perfect for you. You will drive along the main street and picturesque embankments of the Neva River stopping to take the pictures that will have to be shared with your friends, Facebook and Instagram followers.

You will learn why one of the most photographed sights of the city - the Church on the Spilled blood has such a gloomy name. Then you will feel like a royalty walking up the steps of the main staircase of the Winter palace (part of the Hermitage), followed by the gallery of gala rooms.

Our tour guide will introduce to you the highlights of one of perhaps the best art collections in the world and then tired but happy, you will be taken back to the hotel with memories of a lifetime.

From 70 USD

9:00 meet your guide at the hotel

9:00-10:30 photo stops and a subway visit (upon request)

10:30-12:30 a visit to the State Hermitage museum

12:30-13:30 lunch (optional)

13:30-14:30 drive to Peterhof

14:30-15:45 walk in Peterhof gardens

16:00-16:30 hydrofoil ride back to the city

17:00-18:00 a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood

1  1 day active tour:

Would you like to see as much as possible in one day? Then start your day early and set off for an unforgettable tour of the Northern capital.

Bustling main street, amazing buildings of former palaces and shiny golden domes of Russian orthodox churches will be seen on your way as you will be driving in a comfortable car with a friendly local guide. It can take you up to 8 years to see all 3 million items of the Hermitage collection so during the tour you will cover the main masterpieces, together with impressive halls and galleries of the former residence of the Royal family. And then take a hydrofoil ride to the Peterhof Fountain’s, waiting for you right outside the doors of the Hermitage.

From 110 USD

2 day active tour



2 day active tour


Are you a on a tight schedule or just extremely active? Would you like to visit favorite summer palace of Peter I – Monplaisir, appreciate his engineering genius while walking in the unique fountain park created in the early eighteenth century?

Are you interested in listening to the mysterious story of the Amber room stolen by the Nazis during the World War II and then carefully recreated again and finding out whether Anastasia is a legend or not?

Save time travelling by sea and enjoy the wonderful water views provided along the way. Lastly, add the tour to the enigmatic Church on the Spilled Blood and be proud of yourself for covering so much in such a short time!

Sample itinerary (can be changed and accommodated according to your requests)


Day 1

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

10:00-13:00 city sightseeing tour including the visit to the Peter and Paul fortress

13:00-14:00 a visit to the Peter and Paul fortress or the Church on the Spilled Blood

14:30-16:00 lunch (optional)

16:30-17:15 a visit to the State Hermitage museum

17:30 a visit to the Church on the Spilled Blood

Day 2

9:30 meet your guide at the hotel

10:00-11:00 drive to Pushkin (Tsar’s village)

11:00-12:30 a visit to the Catherine palace with the Amber room

12:30-13:30 lunch (optional)

13:30-14:30 drive to Peterhof

14:30-16:00 walk in the fountain park and a visit to Monplaisir palace

16:30-17:00 hydrofoil ride to the city

17:00 return to the hotel


2 day relax tour


2 day relaxed tour:

Would you like to see the best of the city in a relaxed way? Then this is your tour.

First, you will drive around the city center, whisper your wish to the Sphinxes that have been guarding our city for several centuries, enjoy the view to the palace embankment from the Spit of Vasilyevskiy island and then visit the burial place of the Romanovs – St Peter and Paul Cathedral.

After, our knowledgeable tour guide will share with you the history of one of the world’s largest art collections displayed in five buildings of the Hermitage.

The second day will let you have rest from the hectic city life and enjoy a peaceful walk in Peter I’s favorite fountain park and in the afternoon breathtaking Catherine palace will open its doors for you. Great ball room, golden enfilade of baroque parlors and dining rooms and of course the unequalled Amber room… You simple can not miss it!

Sample itinerary (can be changed and accommodated according to your requests)

Day 1

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

10:30-12:00 city tour including the most famous photo stops and a subway visit (upon request)

11:30-12:30 a visit to the Peter and Paul fortress or the Church on the Spilled Blood

12:30-13:30 lunch (optional)

14:00-16:00 a visit to the State Hermitage museum

17:30 back to the hotel

Day 2

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

10:30-11:00 hydrofoil ride to Peterhof

11:00-12:30 walk in the fountain park of Peterhof

12:30-13:30 drive to Pushkin (Tsar’s village)

13:00-14:00 lunch (optional)

14:00-15:30 a visit to the Catherine palace with the Amber room and walk in the gardens

15:30-16:30 drive back to the city

17:00 return to the hotel


Following Rasputin traces


A walking tour starting at the building where Rasputin rented an apartment and continuing to the amazing Yusupov palace, where this mysterious person was killed. You learn the history of one of the most notoriously famous personalities of Russian history tied to royalty and numerous sexual conquests and at the same time, visit one of the most magnificent former mansions in the whole country.

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

11:00-12:30 walk along the city starting from Rasputin apartment

11:00-12:30 a tour of the Yusupov palace visiting the place where Rasputin was killed

13:00 end of the tour

Prices are indicated per person, depending on how many people are in the group:

1pax 120 USD

2pax 70 USD

3pax 60 USD

4pax 50 USD

5pax 45 USD

 





Have you been to Saint-Petersburg before? 




Not interested in standard itineraries?

Then what about looking at Saint-Petersburg from a different point of view? Perhaps you are interested in a specific part of Russian history, or everyday life of the city? What about visiting a Soviet communal flat they are disappearing so don’t miss a chance to get to know more about typical life style of this epoch). Go on a journey on Paddle board early in the morning? (Certain physical skills required). Following the traces of the members of Masonic lodge? Discovering Jewish history of Saint-Petersburg?Check out our out-of-the-ordinary tours. Our professional tours guides will introduce to you the history of besieged Leningrad, revolutionary and soviet times, Jewish heritage and literary Saint Petersburg.


Tours to Moscow!


1 day in Moscow from 470 USD*

*prices calculated per person for the group of 6 people

You have already fallen in love with the Northern capital of Russia and would like to compare it to the official one. We are happy to offer you different tours in Moscow depending on how much time you would like to spend there.

Sample itinerary

06:30 pick up from the hotel

07:00-11:00 High-speed train Sapsan to Moscow. Meet your tour guide

11:00 –02:00 city sightseeing tour covering all the major highlights (Red Square, St Basil Cathedral (outside), Lenin Mausoleum (outside), GUM (department store), New Arbat Street. The number of sight depends on traffic conditions.

02:00-03:00 lunch break (not included)

03:00-05:30 Kremlin tour

05:00-07:00 transfer to the subway station (or by metro)

07:00-11:25 High-speed train back to Saint-Petersburg

11:30 pick up at the station and transfer to the hotel

10:00 meet your guide at the hotel

The price includes:

  • Guides services
  • Transfers from and to the hotel in Saint-Petersburg
  • All museum tickets
  • Driver’s services in Moscow (11:00-02:00)
  • Train tickets (round trip, economy)

Extra:

  • Cost of lunch

Prices are indicated per person and depend on the amount of people in your group:

1pax 47595 / 835 USD

2 pax 35055/ 615 USD

3 pax 30780/ 540 USD

4 pax 28500/500 USD

5 pax 28215 /495 USD

6 pax 26790/470 USD

It is possible to book the tour in Moscow once you are already there and do not need the train tickets.

If you are interested in other options of Moscow tours, please, contact us and we will be happy to organize a tour specially for you.


Why us?



We are an international team of professionals who have been doing business in Russia and Europe since 1998.Our aim is to organize an unforgettable experience for our guests. Our professional, Multi-Lingual, dedicated employees will do their best in accommodating your requests and tailoring tours for you.

Our Apartment Rental business, will be happy to provide you an accommodation in the heart of Saint-Petersburg and a discount if booking accommodations and tours

Explore Russia with us and:

Enjoy the company of our personable guides and drivers

Ability to tailor your own tour and savor the city in your way

Save money by booking accommodations and tours together.


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