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Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities in St. Petersburg

Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg is full of magnificent palaces, historic landmarks, and famous museums—in fact, there are so many that you need a good few days just to cover the highlights.  

To save hours of waiting, secure skip-the-line tickets to the most popular sights, which include the Peterhof Grand Palace, the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and the Catherine Palace; book guided tours of the Hermitage Museum and Faberge Museum for deeper insight in Russian history; or set sail on a boat cruise along the Neva River. For an unforgettable evening, attend a Russian ballet or folk show at one of the city’s most prestigious venues, or immerse yourself in Russian culture with a traditional dinner or a guided vodka tasting.

See below for our top picks and experiences that you can't miss in St. Petersburg.

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2-Day Private City Tour of St Petersburg

2-Day Private City Tour of St Petersburg

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Embark on a 2-day private guided tour of St Petersburg and immerse yourself in the city's many wonders. This multi-day excursion allows you to delve beneath the surface of some top attractions for a more thorough and rewarding experience. Learn the story behind the onion-domed Church on Spilled Blood, marvel at Peterhof's magnificent fountains, and see the ongoing restoration of Catherine Palace, largely destroyed during WWII. Cruise along the canals of this 'Venice of the North' and explore both the Hermitage and the city's metro stations: artworks in themselves.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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$40.00
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Russian Folk-Show at Nikolayevsky Palace

Russian Folk-Show at Nikolayevsky Palace

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Witness the colorful energy and vibrant charm of Russian folk show, 'Feel Yourself Russian,' during a captivating performance at Nikolayevsky Palace in St. Petersburg. Upgrade your tour to include round-trip transportation from your St. Petersburg hotel and enjoy the convenience of traveling to and from the venue in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Be mesmerized by the vocal quartets and dramatic dances of the show and revitalize with traditional Russian snacks during the interval (own expense).
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.44
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$97.44
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Small-Group St Petersburg Hermitage Museum Tour with Skip-the-Line Entry

Small-Group St Petersburg Hermitage Museum Tour with Skip-the-Line Entry

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Avoid the main lines at the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg to see its best-known artworks. With an art-loving guide, gain fast-track entry, and from May to September, get the privilege of early access, beginning your tour in a crowd-free environment.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.00
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$50.00
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Skip The Line: Legendary Faberge Eggs on Private Tour of Faberge Museum

Skip The Line: Legendary Faberge Eggs on Private Tour of Faberge Museum

You can’t miss checking out the works of jewelry house Faberge while in St Petersburg. Make the experience even more special by taking a private tour of the Shuvalov Palace, which houses the world’s largest collection of Faberge works. Skipping the lines will make your day even easier, giving you more time to linger in the beautiful palace.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$179.49
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$179.49
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Skip the Line: Caviar & Vodka Tasting at Russian Vodka Museum Ticket

Skip the Line: Caviar & Vodka Tasting at Russian Vodka Museum Ticket

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Get a real taste of Russia on this tour that combines learning about culinary history at the Vodka Museum and dining at Vodka Room No.1. After visiting the museum, choose from two set menus, with black or red caviar, eight shot glasses of flavored Polugar, and a half-dozen pancakes with sour cream.
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  • 1 hour
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$33.34
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$33.34
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St. Petersburg Small Group or Private Walking City Tour

St. Petersburg Small Group or Private Walking City Tour

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Discover beautiful St. Petersburg by foot on a 3-hour, small-group walking tour of its architectural treasures. With a guide, set out to explore the signature sights of this spectacular city, Russia’s capital during the 1700s and 1800s, as you uncover its history. See top St. Petersburg attractions including St Isaac’s Cathedral and Palace Square, walk along Nevsky Prospect, and learn about the city’s present-day culture and life. Numbers are limited to 12 tour for a more intimate experience.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$56.00
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$56.00
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1-Day St Petersburg PRIVATE Tour to Peterhof skip-the-line

1-Day St Petersburg PRIVATE Tour to Peterhof skip-the-line

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Visit the Imperial palace of Peterhof on this tour that includes a high-speed boat road from St Petersburg. After zipping along the Neva River from Winter Palace, step onto dry land at Peterhof and explore its Lower Park, lavish Grand Palace and Upper Garden on a tour. Wander amid whimsical water features and resplendent furnishings as you learn about Tsar Peter the Great, for whom the palace was built.
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  • 5 hours
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$135.85
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$135.85
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Russian Ballet Evening and 3-course Traditional Russian Lunch in Saint-Petersburg

Russian Ballet Evening and 3-course Traditional Russian Lunch in Saint-Petersburg

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Get glammed up for an unforgettable night at the ballet in St Petersburg and witness the work of some of the world’s most renowned dancers, composers and musicians. Start your evening with a delicious 4-course meal of traditional Russian cuisine, accompanied by a shot of vodka, then prepare to be swept up in the magic of the ballet. Choose from a range of performances including classics like ‘The Nutcracker’, ‘Swan Lake’ or ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at locations like the Mariinsky, Alexandrinsky, Mussorgsky or The Hermitage theatres.
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  • 5 hours
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$267.00
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$267.00
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St.Petersburg: Meal with a Russian Family

St.Petersburg: Meal with a Russian Family

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Delve off the traditional tourist path to enjoy a truly authentic experience: dining with a local Russian family. Depart the city-center along the historic 'Road of Life' for a visit to the family home and witness first-hand how multiple generations live under one roof. Mingle with family members and tour the residence before sitting down to a meal of traditional Russian dishes. Around the table enjoy an opportunity to discuss Russian culture and daily life with your English speaking host.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$210.26
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$210.26
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