One-Day St. Petersburg Tour

Best of Copenhagen Shore Excursion from TJ Travel
Adults/Children Price from

90/75 USD pp

Activity Level

Low intensity


8 hours

Available only for hotel guests

During one day program
you will get to know:

  • The history of St Petersburg and its founder Peter the Great
  • The Romanov dynasty (facts and anecdotes)
  • St Petersburg – city of 3 revolutions
  • Gorbachev: “the father” of Perestroika
  • St Petersburg as the cultural capital of Russia and Soviet Union
  • Soviet Regime: Lenin and Stalin
  • Modern life in Russia and St Petersburg: housing, educational system, health care system, family life – don’t hesitate to ask any questions
  • Guaranteed departure: if only 1 person signs up, the tour will take place
9:00 am Meeting your guide near your hotel
09:00 am – 10:00 am Driving to Peterhof, Russian Versailles (or by hydrofoil, optional at extra cost)
10:00 am – 12:00 am Stroll along the Fountain Park*
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Traditional Russian lunch (expenses not included)
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Driving to Pushkin
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Guided tour of Catherine Palace**
4:00 – 5:00 pm Return to the city. Drop off at the hotel

In the off-season from Nov 1 until April 25 the Fountain park is replaced with the Grand Palace. The Grand Palace is closed on Monday and on the last Tuesday of the month.

 ** The tour cannot be arranged on Tuesday due to the operating hours. During the off-season, the museum is closed on the last Monday of the month.

Number of people in the group 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Price in USD p/p 380 271 200 163 141 127 117 109 103 99 97 96 94 93 91 90


Price includes:

  • Admission fees to all museums in the program
  • Guide’s services for 1 Day
  • Driver’s services for 1 Day (Comfortable car (Mercedes or VW)/minivan with A/C)
  • Permission for photo/ video at the museums


Price doesn't include:

  • Lunch
  • Tips for guide (10% of the tour cost) and driver (5% of the tour cost)




Please note:

  • The hydrofoil to Peterhof is not operating starting from October until the end of April, extra cost of this option is 15 USD per person 
  • During the off-season the park is covered with snow and all fountains are kept under wooden boxes for their preservation. If you travel with children under 7 years old, you don't have to pay for them - the tour for them will be free of charge. 
  • The tour is free for children up to 6 y.o. Children (7 - 17 y.o.)/Students get 15 USD off the tour price. Students must have an ISIC card, otherwise, the discount is not available. 
  • The order of the museum visits may change depending on the availability of entrance tickets, museums days-off, traffic situation in the city. Museums also reserve the right to shift an entrance time on a very short notice but you will still visit all the venues listed on the itinerary.

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