An elegant mosaic temple in the center of St. Petersburg is not just a symbol of the city, but also a mute witness to an entire era. You will appreciate the architectural diversity of the cathedral and see its magnificent decoration, get acquainted with the history of the construction of the complex and its difficult fate, as well as hear ancient legends and traditions. Group excursion Duration 2 hours Group size up to 10 people Children Possible with children How it goes On foot Rating 4.83 on 60 reviews 590 rubles per person
What awaits you
Traces of the heroes of the old days We will meet at the picturesque Arts Square, at the monument to Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin, who became the protagonist of his era. Through his biography, we will proceed to the cathedral, painting a portrait of a brilliant 19th century man on the way. Let's talk about the Decembrist movement and the mood of society, the personality of Emperor Alexander II and the relationship of maids of honor, courtiers and ordinary people to him
Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ The cathedral will open its doors and open its gaze to the treasures: you will see the ancient mosaics of Russian masters, created according to the sketches of V.M. Vasnetsov and M.V. Nesterov, and the openwork carved iconostases. I will take you to the place where the last attempt on the life of the Emperor-Liberator took place, and I will tell you about the fate of the temple during the years of the Blockade and the war. You will understand the symbolism of the cathedral and touch the secrets hidden in the smallest details. Further, the story will direct us towards the Field of Mars, where the eternal flame recalls the events of 17 and their exceptional significance for the Russian Empire.
- Tickets to the Savior on Spilled Blood are paid additionally: 350 rubles / adult, 100 rubles / visitors from 7 to 18 years old, 100 rubles / pensioners and students
- The excursion for you will be led by me or another guide from our team
The excursion starts at the Arts Square. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.