St. Petersburg city tour including visiting St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral, The Smolny Cathedral
Let’s start exploring St. Petersburg with its history! You’ll be welcomed by palaces, monuments and majestic squares of our city. Take a walk through the central streets and parks to feel the spirit of the Northern capital of Russia. We are sure that St. Isaac's Cathedral, The Bronze Horseman, The Winter Palace, The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and The Peter and Paul Fortress will make a great impression on you. And of course you will not miss the house of Peter I, founder of St. Petersburg, and Vasilievsky Island with its Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Columns. Moreover, our tour includes a visit to the Smolny Cathedral, one of the most bright examples of the Russian Baroque, striking the imagination of its grandeur, which was created by great Rastrelli. We will continue our walk with a tour to St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral, the pearl of St. Petersburg architecture. This is the first naval Cathedral, which traditionally fed the sailors of the Russian Navy, it was consecrated in the name of St. Nicholas of Myra, the Saint patron of all sailors and travelers.
10:00 Meeting with your guide at the hotel;
10:15 Arrival at St. Isaac's square, St. Isaac's Cathedral, The Bronze Horseman, Senate square;
10:30-11:00 Excursion in St. Nicholas Naval Cathedral;
11:10 Kazan Cathedral, Nevsky prospect;
11:30 The Winter Palace, The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, The Field of Mars;
12:00 Spit of Vasilievsky island, The Peter and Paul Fortress;