Tour as part of a group
Duration: 4 hours
Departure point: ENGINEERNAYA STREET, 2-4
Splendid palaces, majestic cathedrals, elegant piers, numerous squares and avenues. Discoverthe most European city of Russia escorted by our professional guide.
You will pass through the main avenue of the city - Nevsky Prospect, see the emblematicmonuments and symbols of the city such as the Anichkov Bridge, the oldest shopping center inthe city that operates to this day - Great Gostiny Dvor, Kazan Cathedral, Church of our Savior on Spilled Blood. You will stop at St. Isaac's Square to take the best photos of its immense cathedral,from the Spit of Vasilievsky Island you will see the magnificent panorama of the entireHermitage museum, discover the secrets of the history of the city, learn the curious stories andanecdotes. During the excursion, you will visit the historic center of Saint Petersburg, which wasdesignated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
The excursion continues with a visit to the Church of Our Savior on Spilled Blood. Its name isconnected with one of the most tragic moments in the history of Russia. The church was built onthe place where our emperor Alexander II had been deadly attacked. It is a real architecturaltreasure of Saint Petersburg designed in the style of medieval Moscow churches. The interior ofthe cathedral impresses with the quantity of semi-precious stones and 7 thousand square metersof mosaic that cover the walls up to the ceiling.