Discover St. Petersburg with this historical walking tour

Estimated duration 4 hours
Meeting point Square of Ostrovsky Ekaterina II monument
Up to 8 People
Tour type Historic

This walking tour around St. Petersburg will allow you to learn about the city's history and culture while also seeing its main attractions. Come and see!

This is one of the most memorable Saint Petersburg tours that allows you to not only to see the attractions but also to feel the essence and history of the city.

During the tour you will be taken back to the Age of Enlightenment in order to understand the impact the 18th century left on the city.

Not only will you learn interesting facts (such as why Ekaterina II was called “Semiramis of the North” by French philosopher Voltaire), but you will also experience different and important monuments throughout the city.

With this tour in St. Petersburg, not only will you enjoy the city, but you will understand the people who played the key roles in the Russian Empire.

During the tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the following places:

Ostrovsky Square: One of the largest and most beautiful city plazas in all of Russia

Ekaterina II Monument: A famous, circular monument honoring Catherine the Great

Gostiny Dvor: The indoor market that was one of the first shopping arcades in the world

Armenian Church: A small, tranquil church located close to the Catholic Church or St. Catherine

Catholic Church of St. Catherine: The oldest Catholic Church in Russia, built in 1705

Griboedov Canal: The famous canal, built in 1739, that starts from the Moyka River

Admiralteystvo: The admiralty building that is now the current headquarters of the Russian Navy

Bronze Horseman: A famous statue of Peter I located in Senate The Square

Saint Isaac's Cathedral: The largest cathedral in the city and is rumored to have the largest gold-plated dome in the world

Hermitage Museum: The museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg

Mikhailovsky Garden: The famous gardens attached to the Mikhailovsky Palace (which is now also the Russian Museum)

Additional information
What is not included
  • Transportation
  • Museum tickets or attractions requiring extra payment or accreditation from the professional
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  • Only local certified experts
  • Low prices guaranteed
  • Refund guaranteed until 48 hours before the service
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