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St. Petersburg: Hermitage & Metro Skip-The-Line Private Tour

1. St. Petersburg: Hermitage & Metro Skip-The-Line Private Tour

Benefit from a convenient pick-up at your accommodation and head to the nearest metro station to start your private tour. Discover the best art and architecture from the days of the Soviet Union as you marvel at stations built from marble. See the most attractive stations and experience one of the deepest underground railway networks in the world. Experience everyday life in the city and join the locals travelling with an expert guide. Skip the long lines to enter the magnificent Hermitage Museum, located in a former residence of the Russian tsars. Enjoy the flexibility of having your private guide at your convenience. The Hermitage Museum ranks with the Louvre, the British Museum, and Metropolitan Museum of Art as one of the world's richest art galleries in the world. Save your time as your guide takes you to see highlights from the millions exhibits, tailored to your preferences. At the end of your tour, feel free to get any tips from your guide on other sights to see whilst on your holiday in St. Petersburg.

St. Petersburg Metro Tour

2. St. Petersburg Metro Tour

Entering St. Petersburg subway, you can easily mix the station with the magnificent palace hall or five-star hotel lobby. It’s not an accident! In Soviet times, the subway stations were built as palaces for the people. Many stations are true works of art. They are all made of marble and richly decorated with mosaics, sculptures and stained glass to represent the prosperity and power of Soviet Union. And behind this beauty there’s an astonishing history, jokes, stories and legends. On our Petersburg Metro Tour you will see the most beautiful and historically significant metro stations: Uprising Square, with bas-reliefs on the revolutionary events Avtovo, the true underground palace Kirov Plant, with bas-reliefs of the Soviet heavy industry Admiralty, one of the deepest subway stations in the world

Saint Petersburg: 2-Day Imperial Tour in Spanish

3. Saint Petersburg: 2-Day Imperial Tour in Spanish

Feel like a Russian emperor during this amazing 2-day journey. You'll start with a city tour to explore the main landmarks and take pictures of the most beautiful places in the city. Visit the Spilled Blood Church, one of the symbols of the city, which was erected in 1883 following the assassination of Emperor Alexander III on that exact location. Upon building an appetite, your guide will escort you to a 3-course traditional Russian lunch. Naturally, dining is a wonderful way to get a feel for the culture, plus the food is delicious. Following lunch, you'll tour the Winter Palace, the Imperial Residence, and the Hermitage Museum, the latter of which houses a collection of world art. Aside from Paris' Louvre, no other collection rivals the size and quality of the Hermitage. You will later finish your day onboard a cosy boat as you enjoy river views of the city, which is frequently called the "Venice of the North". After being picked up on your second day, you'll begin an adventure dedicated to the emperor's summer residences. You'll begin with the Soviet Union palaces, getting into the subway to see a few of the most beautiful stations which were built during the Soviet era. Following that, visit the Imperial Catherine Palace to tour its unforgettable Amber Room. You'll then taste some local food before moving to the city of fountains and Peterhof Park, which has been dubbed the Russian Versailles.


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What people are saying about St. Petersburg Metro

It's a must if in Petersburg. Absoultely wonderful museum with millions of exibits! One visit is not enough, hope to visit it once more.


Very good tour, Elena was very informative guide. Good to see both metro stations and Hermitage in one go!

Really enjoyed the tour!

Very well prepared guide Veronica, perfect English! She truely loves her city and that's very important.

Everything was excellent!

Great value for money, very professional guide! Alexandra made this tour fantastic. Highly recommended!

A very good tour, well-founded and with a lot of interesting information and details.