City break in St. Petersburg

Saint Petersburg, Zarskoye Selo

Itinerary: St. Petersburg

Period: May-September 2017

Length: 4 days / 3 nights

Tour languages: English German Italian Spanish Portuguese

 

 

DAY 1 (TUESDAY): ARRIVAL ST. PETERSBURG
Arrival in St. Petersburg, optional transfer to Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky**** or similar, check-in, welcome meeting.

DAY 2 (WEDNESDAY): ST. PETERSBURG
St. Petersburg is an amazing city. Its imperial palaces and museums enjoy worldwide fame, while the Neva River and the many canals have deservedly given the city the title “The Venice of the North”. During the morning sightseeing tour we get acquainted with all the splendours of the city: the Peter-Paul Fortress, the Winter Palace, St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the Church of the Bleeding Savior, the Nevsky Convent and much more. The afternoon offers an optional excursion to Zarskoye Selo with the impressive Catherine’s Palace and the Amber Room, which vanished during World War II and was restored for St. Petersburg’s tri-centennial celebrations. In the evening enjoy an optional visit to the Nikolaevsky Palace with an exciting Russian folklore show and Russian „champagne” and snacks.

Day 3 (THURSDAY) : ST. PETERSBURG
The morning is reserved for an optional visit to Peterhof, an uncontested masterpiece of the time of Peter the Great, with the impressive Grand Palace, Grand Cascade and Water Avenue and its wonderful parks. In the afternoon, an optional visit to the world-famous Hermitage Art Museum is offered. In the evening enjoy an optional Russian dinner at Restaurant Russian Kitsch.

DAY 4 (FRIDAY): ST. PETERSBURG-Departure
The early morning is reserved for an optional St. Petersburg channel cruise. Optional transfer to the airport.

 

VISA FOR RUSSIA: This tour requires a tourist visa for Russia for most passport holders. We DO NOT provide Visa services but we’ll issue invitation letters. Our issued visa invitation letters are not visas itself and valid visa must be obtained before travelling to Russia. The invitation letters we supply should be included with all the required documentation for the Visa application. Please note that the grant or refusal of the Russia Visa is at the sole discretion of the Russian authorities and we are neither involved in the process nor are liable or responsible in any manner whatsoever for any delay in processing or grant or rejection of the visa application of any applicant and the cancellation conditions specified below will apply also in these cases.

 

EUR 355.00 (double occupancy)
EUR 185.00 (single supplement)

Supplement for GSP06, GSP07, GSP11 and GSP12
EUR 75.00 (double occupancy)
EUR 75.00 (single supplement)

Supplement for GSP08, GSP09 and GSP10
EUR 150.00 (double occupancy)
EUR 150.00 (single supplement)

Payment conditions:

20% upon reservation
80% 40 days before departure

Cancellation conditions:

40-21 days 50% refund
20-15 days 20% refund
less than 15 days no refund

  • 3 x overnight at centrally located 4 star hotel
  • 3 x buffet breakfast
  • Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice
  • Personalised welcome package
  • Entrances to Peter-Paul Fortress
  • Service of English and German speaking tour escort on all tours
  • Service of Italian and Spanish speaking tour escorts on all tours
  • Service of Portuguese speaking tour escorts on tour GSP08, GSP10, GSP14, GSP17and GSP21
  • Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
  • Porterage at hotels
  • Service and taxes
  • Transfer from the airport to the Hotel Sokos Vasilievsky: EUR 80.00 with private car (1-3 persons), EUR 100.00 with private minivan (4-7 persons)
  • 4 hours excursion to Zarskoye Selo and visit to Catherine’s Palace: EUR 70.00 pp
  • Visit to folklore show at the Nikolaevsky Palace: EUR 50.00 pp
  • 4 hours excursion to Peterhof and visit to the Grand Palace: EUR 75.00 pp
  • 3 hours visit to the Hermitage Art Museum: EUR 50.00 pp
  • Russian dinner at Restaurant Russian Kitsch: EUR 40.00 pp
  • 3 hours guided channel cruise: EUR 50.00 pp
  • Transfer from the Hotel to the airport:EUR 80.00 for private car (1-3 people), EUR 100.00 for private minivan (4-7 people)
  • Half board (3 x 3 courses dinner with coffee/tea):EUR 100.00 pp
  • GSP06: 30.05-02.06.2017
  • GSP07: 06.06-09.06.2017
  • GSP08: 13.06-16.06.2017
  • GSP09: 20.06-23.06.2017
  • GSP10: 27.06-30.06.2017
  • GSP11: 04.07-08.07.2017
  • GSP12: 11.07-14.07.2017
  • GSP13: 18.07-21.07.2017
  • GSP14: 25.07-28.07.2017
  • GSP15: 01.08-04.08.2017
  • GSP16: 08.08-11.08.2017
  • GSP17: 15.08-18.08.2017
  • GSP18: 22.08-25.08.2017
  • GSP19: 29.08-01.09.2017
  • GSP20: 05.09-08.09.2017
  • GSP21: 12.09-15.09.2017
  • GSP22: 19.09-22.09.2017