St. Petersburg: Two-day tours
For that people who decided to have a two - day tour in St Petersburg, admiring amazing and mysterious city, tourist agency "Aventura" has prepared a special program which, of course, will not acquaint you with all secrets of Northern Venice, but will leave the best impression from the tour. We specially excluded opportunity of making big tourist groups to give you a chance to enjoy this journey in interesting Russian world in seclusion of own thoughts and feelings. Our guides are absolutely attentive to wishes of every tourist. The best service is an individual service. We offer two-day tours in St Peterburg which are very popular among agency "Aventure" clients. We love Russia and want to show it to you.
2 days in St Petersburg
2 days in St Petersburg
- Length: 2 days + round trip transfer
- Activity level: High
- Details: Round trip transfer airport-hotel-airport included/ Photo stops included / Admission to cultural sight(s) included/ Wheel-chair accessible/ Evening program available.
- Price: 270 US$ pp
The program of our tour includes one of the greatest and significant art and cultural-historical museum of Russia and all the world - State Hermitage. Own history museum starts from collections of art exhibits which was bought by Russian empress Catherine II 'the Great' herself. In the beginning this collection was placed in the special palace wing - Small Hermitage. From that the name of future museum has appeared. In 1852 year Imperial Hermitage was formed and opened for exciting public. The museum name has come from French word "Hermitage" - place of calmness and peace, shelter of hermit, reclusion. Modern State Hermitage is a very difficult museum complex. The main exposure part of museum is located in 5 buildings located along the river embankment of Neva. Collections of Hermitage have about 3 millions of art objects.
On the first day of our trip in St Peterburg, besides State Hermitage, we will attend Saviour on Blood, orthodox memorial temple in honor of resurrection of Christ, which was built in memory of Tsar Alexander II. The church, located in the historical center of St Peterburg on the bank of the Griboyedov canal near Mikhailovsky garden on the place of Tsar wound, was raised up with money of Russian citizens. The height of Saviour on Blood temple is 81 meters. It can accommodate 1600 people. It took 24 years to build it and the temple was opened only in 1907. This amazing and unforgettable building will stay in your memory forever.
The second day we will spend in unimaginable Peterhof founded in 1710 year as the imperial country residence. It has gotten city status in 1762 year. This is the biggest tourist, scientific and learning centre along 29 kilometers. If we follow railway, we will find the monument of the world architecture and palace-park art of 18-19 century - Peterhof Reserve. It's included in composition of the protection by UNESCO. You will remember that sunny day all the time because of fresh air, water smell, sparking splashes and bright emotions of Catherine Palace.
You will get countless amounts of bright impressions just for 2 days of visiting the largest historical monuments. You will walk through amazing Hermitage halls, breathe deeply the fresh air of the Finland Gulf and admire the luxury chambers in Peterhof. The offered tours are unique. They were created special for "Aventura» tourist agency clients. People will be able to see all interesting world of Russian reality. All necessary information can be found out from manager calls. Welcome to Russia with "Aventura".