In this sightseeing route, we have collected the main monuments of ceremonial St. Petersburg! You will drive along Nevsky Prospekt and wide embankments, take a look at the magnificent Palace Square and the panorama of the Spit of Vasilyevsky Island. Then visit the majestic St. Isaac's Cathedral to discover its difficult history and appreciate the precious decoration. Group excursion Duration 2.5 hours Group size up to 25 people Children Allowed with children How it goes By bus 1200 rubles per person
What awaits you
Petersburg in all its splendor From the "Tsarevaya Perspective" of Nevsky Prospect to Palace Square - on a bus tour you will cover the business cards of ceremonial St. Petersburg. We will drive along the embankments of the Neva, appreciate the magnificent view of the city from the Spit of Vasilievsky Island, visit the central squares - Palace Square, which stretches in front of the Winter Palace, Senate Square with the legendary Bronze Horseman and the large-scale St. Isaac Square. You will see the Peter and Paul Fortress, the magnificent Summer Garden and the Field of Mars, and on the way you will get acquainted with the history of the Northern capital since its foundation
Isaac's Cathedral: the story of a masterpiece In the second part of the excursion we will visit one of the symbols of St. Petersburg - the monumental St. Isaac's Cathedral, a treasure of world architecture, which is one of the four largest church buildings in the world. You will find out why the cathedral was built four times and how it is associated with the name of Emperor Peter I. Admire the rich interior decoration that amazes the imagination: a combination of gilding, colored glass, lapis lazuli and malachite. View paintings and mosaics by famous artists, statues, and sculptural groups. You will find scars from German shells on the columns, and from the colonnade of the cathedral you can admire the wonderful panorama of the city.
- During the bus sightseeing tour, several stops and photo pauses are provided: at the Spit of Vasilyevsky Island, Isaakievskaya or Senatskaya, Konyushennaya or Palace Square (stops may vary depending on the traffic situation)
- The tour will be guided by one of our team's guides
- Tickets to St. Isaac's Cathedral are included in the tour price. Tickets for the colonnade are purchased additionally (optional) at the box office of the cathedral.
The excursion starts at the Oktyabrskaya hotel. You will find out the exact meeting point immediately after booking.