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Please note: The itinerary is a sample. The actual itineraries are adjusted to coordinate with your ship's arrival and departure.

8:30 a.m.-- Meet at the ship
9:00 a.m.--City highlights drive tour through the historical downtown with the nice views on the bridges, squares; palaces and the Neva river embankments. Short walks and picture stops. Subway ride
10:00 a.m.-- Travel to Tsars Village (Tsarskoe Selo)
11:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of Catherine palace incl. Amber room and walk through the park
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian Lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Travel to Peterhof summer estate.
2:30 p.m. -- Tour of the Lower Fountain Park and Upper gardens.
4:00 p.m. -- Travel back to the city Payment for the tour
17:00 Onboard or Optional Evening Program

8:00 a.m. -- Meet at the ship
8:30 a.m. -- Boat ride: City tour from the water angle
10:00 a.m. -- Guided tour of the Hermitage museum (early entry)
12:30 p.m. -- Traditional Russian lunch at a local restaurant
1:30 p.m. -- Guided tour of Church on the Blood
2:30 p.m. --  Shopping experience on Nevsky prospect incl. visit to Eliseyev Emporium
4:30 p.m. --  Visit to Saint Isaac Cathedral
17:00 Onboard
18:00 Sailing off

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Alla Tours
This small group (maximum 16 people), all-inclusive two day Must See tour covers the most dazzling highlights of St. Petersburg for those who wish to make the most of their 2 days in this beautiful and exciting city and is the perfect way to explore St. Petersburg! Discover the best of magnificent St. Petersburg in a small group tour, allowing for a more personalized and intimate experience with premium service including lunches, the Hermitage Museum/Winter Palace, the Catherine Palace and Peterhof. This 2 day highlights tour covers all of the most dazzling must-see sights of St. Petersburg with our dedicated, friendly, hand-picked guides who bring to life the fascinating sights and history of the city. This tour is ideal for guests who wish to visit our city's heavy hitters during their 2 day stay!
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Second time Around!!

This year my daughter and I did an Alla two day tour of St Petersburg, while on our Baltic Cruise. Three years ago we did the same tour and would use them any time. They are really great and their guides are super and really...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Excellent tour company

We chose to use Alla Tours after having been recommended to them by a number of friends. A totally professional company with a personal approach. We, a family of 3, chose the newly intoduced "Must See" tour as it seemed to combine the best attractions...More

Thank Lewis C
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lewis C, Thank you so very much for your 5 star review – I truly appreciate your effort in taking the time to share your candid comments with the TripAdvisor community. I am delighted that your St. Petersburg Must See tour with us was...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Two-day private tour in St. Petersburg

We used Alla Tours for our two days in St. Petersburg, Russia during our recent cruise with Windstar Tours. We provided Alla Tours with a list of the places we wanted to see, including five hours in the Hermitage. They sent us an itinerary and...More

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AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear richard s, What a joy to read that your 2 day private tour with us was memorable – your kind words truly warmed my heart as this is precisely what we hope to provide to all of our guests. Thank you very much for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour with Victoria

Had a wonderful two days seeing the beautiful, cosmopolitan city with Victoria. She was an excellent guide, very knowledgeable and gave an excellent tour of her city. This is highly recommended.More

Thank Naomi b
AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Naomi b, Thank you so very much for your generous recommendation and 5 star review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your tour with us in St. Petersburg under the guidance of our wonderful Victoria. It is always so rewarding to hear positive feedback...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018
An unforgettable experience

We read reviews prior to our departure and chose Alla due to the favourable comments on various sites. How happy we were that we chose Alla. From our first communication( and there were many) to our last, we received a response within hours. Anya was...More

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AllaUshakova, Owner at Alla Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Dear mallach2018, Thank you so very much for your generous recommendation and 5 star review. I am delighted that you found your St. Petersburg tour with us an “unforgettable” experience, enjoyed a great tour with your guide, our lovely Anna, and trust that you left...More

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