Saint-Petersburg around the Lenin’s places

Price for 1 person:

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435 у.е. 

 375 у.е. 

  345 у.е.        

 

Included: 

  •  Accommodation at the hotel 4* ( 3 nights) 
  •  Breakfasts, lunches, dinners
  •  Museum entrance fees
  •  English-speaking guide
  •  Transport

 

 

1 day

Arrival in Saint-Petersburg. Meeting at the airport / railway station.

Breakfast.

Excursion  around St.Petersburg center on a bus (City sightseeing tour): you will see the Peter and Paul Fortress – the first fortification on the Neva River banks, which was a prison in tsarist time. In the centre of it there is a Cathedral, where members of the imperial family and their relatives were buried beginning from Peter the Great.

The Spit of St. Basil’s Island: Navy museum, Rostral columns, Academy of Sciences, Kunstcamer – the museum of Curiosities, created  by Peter 1, State University, Menshikov Palace – belonged to  the first general governor of St. Petersburg, close friend of Peter the Great, the Academy of Fine Arts.

Palace Square in the centre of which there is Alexander’s column,  the Hermitage museum, one of its building is the Winter Palace,  Arch of the General Staff.

Also you will see the Admiralty, Decembrists’ Square, in the middle of it there is a monument to Peter the Great the Bronze Horseman, St.Isaac’s Cathedral.

Now we are in the main street of the city Nevsky prospect, the Cathedral of Our Mother of Kazan, Cathedral on the Spilled Blood, cruiser Aurora, the Summer Garden the first regular Park of St. Petersburg, founded by Peter I.  Summer Palace of Peter the 1, Smolny Cathedral and Smolny Institute, Russia's first educational establishment for women, where now is located the city government.

We will see the rivers, canals and draw bridges of our city.

Lunch.

Excursion around the Lenin’s places with visiting: Historical and Memorial Museum Smolny (in 1917 there lived and worked V.I.Lenin for 4 months), the square of Proletarian Dictatorship, the monument to Dzerginsky, the Kazan Cathedral.

Supper. Transfer to the hotel.

2 day

Breakfast at the hotel. Meeting with the guide.

Excursion around the Palace square (there was one of the important event of the October revolution – assault of the Winter Palace). Visiting the State Hermitage museum.

Lunch.

Excursion with visiting the Museum of Political history of Russia: it is situated in the historical center of the city in 2 palaces, which were built in the beginning of the 20 century. One of them was the house of prima-ballerina of Mariinsky theatre – Matilda Kshesinskaya (The architect is A.I. Gogen). In 1917 there was located the Bolshevik party. There appeared Lenin, Stalin, Zinoviev, Sverdlov etc.

Another palace was built in 1909 for V.E. Brandt (a baron and a lumberman). This building is also the historical and architectural monument.

Transfer to the hotel.

 3 day

Breakfast at the hotel

Bus excursion to the Tsarskoye Selo with visiting the Catherine Palace and the Amber room. Catherine's Palace, one of the most beautiful residences of Russian Tsars is world famous for its Amber room that is fully covered with Baltic Amber.

The beautiful architecture of the palace finds its reflection in the neighboring park, where you can walk along the birches and firs, lakes and ponds, streams, bridges, sculptures, pavilions...

Return to the hotel.

 4 day

Breakfast at the hotel. Checking out of the hotel at 12:00. Transfer to the railway station or the airport.