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  1. Russia
  2. St. Petersburg
  3. Hermitage Museum

St. Petersburg 1-Day Visa-Free Shore Excursion

Product ID: 62753
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Enjoy a visa-free shore excursion in St. Petersburg and see some of the most famous monuments. Your guide will take you to see The Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress, and the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood.
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Duration 1 day
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  • Visit the famous and vast Hermitage Museum
  • Take a tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress
  • Enjoy a romantic boat trip along the rivers and canals
Full description
Discover the attractions of St. Petersburg on this full-day visa-free tour during your time in port. After meeting your guide you’ll head out on a city sightseeing tour that begins with a view of the sphinxes near the Spit of Vasilevsky Island.

Visit the Peter and Paul Fortress, which was the first building constructed in the ancient city of St. Petersburg. See also the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, with its dazzling, colorful façade and interior. There will be time for a coffee break in the city as well (not included in the tour price).

Next on the itinerary is a romantic boat trip along the city’s rivers and canals. Visit the renowned Hermitage Museum, an important and grandiose architectural complex that is home to one of the most important art collections in the world.

At the end of the tour you’ll have some time for shopping before the transfer back to the cruise port.
  • Transportation by van
  • Professional licensed guide
  • Entrance to the museums (The Hermitage, Peter and Paul Fortress, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood)
  • Boat trip on the rivers and canals
  • Tour ticket (a Russian entry permit especially for cruise passengers)
  • Port taxes
  • Bottled water

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

You will meet at the cruise ship terminal meeting zone. The guide will be holding a sign that reads Aventura Travel.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Note that this tour does not require a Russian visa. You'll disembark with a special border pass to join this visa-free tour
• Children under 6 years can participate for free
• The group size will be a maximum of 16-18 people
• The tour is available to passengers on all cruise ships coming in to St. Petersburg
• At the time of booking, you are required to send the following details about each traveler, so that the documents for your visa-free tour can be prepared: full name, passport number, date of birth, nationality, cruise ship name
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Aventura Travel Russia

Product ID: 62753