Tzarina Grand Royal 3 day tour
The Grand Royal 3 day tour is the longest tour in our program. On the first day you'll visit The City Center with Farmers market, Peter and Paul Cathedral, the Hermitage museum with its art galleries, Nevsky prospect and Kazan Cathedral. On the second day you'll travel to the suburbs of the city, including Pushkin and Pavlovsk, see Catherine's Palace - the former Tsars' summer residence, Pavlovsk Palace and the famous Amber Room with its magnificent decoration. On the third day our guides transfer you to Peterhof - another summer residence of Russian emperors where you can see Fountains, the Great Cascade, The Upper Garden and The Peterhof Grand Palace with the Oak Study of Peter The Great. Then after returning to the city you will visit Yusupov Palace - one of the primary residences in Saint Petersburg, and the place where Grigori Rasputin was killed. After that you will be taken to The Russian State Museum - the largest depository of Russian fine art in Saint Petersburg.
The sample of the itinerary.
8:00 - 8:30 AM - Meet at the ship
8:30 - 12 :00 PM - City tour with the most important photostops, Farmers market ( if time permits) , Metro ride if time permits, Peter and Paul’s visit
inside and outside, Spilt Blood visit inside and outside
12: 30 - 2:30 PM - Hermitage museum Visiting 5 buildings, including Winter palace (French impressionists are not included and can be requested
2:30 -3:30 PM - Lunch
4:00 - 5:00 PM - Walk along Nevsky prospect and visiting the cathedral of our lady of Kazan
5: 00 - 5:30 PM - Return to the port
9.00 AM - Meet at the ship
9.00 - 10: 00 AM - Drive to Catherine's palace
10:00 - 12:00 PM - See Catherine's palace inside and outside
12:00 - 12:20 PM - Drive to Pavlovsk
12:20 - 1:20 PM - Lunch
1:30 - 3:00 PM - Pavlovsk Palace inside and outside
3: 00 - 4:00 PM - Go back to the city
4:30- 5:00 PM - Isaaks Cthedral inside and outside
5:00 - 5:30 PM - Return to the port
9: 00 AM - Meet at the ship
9 :00 - 10: 00 AM - Transfer to Peterhof
10:00 - 11:30 AM - Grand Palace of Petergof inside and outside
11:30 - 12:30 PM -Walk along the gardens of Peterhof with Fountains ( Russian Versales)
12:30 - 1:00 PM- Hydrofoil back to the city*
13 :00 -2:00 PM - Lunch
2:00 - 4:00 PM - Yusupov Palace or Russian museum
4: 00 - 5:00 PM -Return to the ship
*Due to weather conditions the Hydrofoil may be cancelled. In this case transfer will be done by bus.
*Dear guests of Tzarina Tours.